The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 140 calls for service in the last 24 hours. There were 5 arrests.
Stolen Trailer – CK24005566
Yesterday at approximately 7:30 p.m. officers attended an address on Bear Line, Chatham in response to a call of a theft of trailer. Sometime since February 3 the black single axle utility trailer was stolen It was last seen with an Ontario licence plate W5544C.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Craig Marentette at email@example.com. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Man arrested on Outstanding Warrant – CK24005654 Officers attended a business address on Grand Avenue West, Chatham and observed a male party who was known to police. This 33-year-old Chatham man was known to have outstanding warrants for arrest. He was arrested, transported to Chatham-Kent Police Service headquarters, and later released from custody with a future court date.
Key Holder Registry
Are you planning a trip?
Before you leave, please register your residence and let us know who will be responsible for your property while you are away.
This contact information is vital should we be called to your residence for anything suspicious.
You may also register your residence or business if you have an alarm.
For more information, please see https://ckpolice.com/key-holder-registry/
Licence Plate Renewals.
It’s fast and it’s FREE. Your vehicle must have a valid licence plate and be insured to drive legally in Ontario. The licence plate renewal period varies depending on type of vehicle and if you choose to renew for 1 or 2 years.
Passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles, motorcycle and mopeds
Owners of passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles under 3,000 kg, motorcycles and mopeds must renew licence plates every 1 or 2 years, usually before your birthday. Expired licence plates are subject to enforcement action.
If you own one of these types of vehicles, when you renew:
- you will no longer receive a sticker
- you do not have to pay licence plate renewal fees
- law enforcement will be instantly aware your licence plate was renewed
- failure to renew can result in a $110.00 charge for “Drive motor vehicle, no currently validated permit” under the Highway Traffic Act.
It’s the law to update your driver’s licence and vehicle permit (the green ownership document) within 6 days of a move. You can update your address online or by visiting a ServiceOntario centre.
Renew on this links here…
Make the Right Call – Every Call is Important!
False 911 calls are continuing to pull officers away from incidents that require their attention.
911 is to be used for:
Any life-threatening emergency
Reporting crimes in progress
Medical emergencies requiring an ambulance
Reporting any Fire, Smoke or CO alarm, chemical spill or gas leak
When you call 911, stay on the line until a call taker answers. Do not hang up.
You can also reach Chatham-Kent Police at the following Non-Emergency Numbers…
Call 519-352-1234 extension #9 – Our Dispatch Centre for all non-emergency incidents.
Call 519-352-1234 extension #0 – The Front Desk Officer for advice over the phone.
Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) – Crime Stoppers. If you have information on a crime and wish to remain anonymous. You may be eligible for a cash reward.
If you are looking for resources from the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, you can dial 311.
If you are looking for resources from Community and Social Services locally, you can dial 211.
If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis or thinking about suicide, call or text 988. Support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.