The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 254 calls for service in the past 24 hours. There were 6 arrests. There were 33 False- 911 calls.
Break and Enter – CK21037229
Investigation revealed that on August 5, 2021 sometime between 3:00a.m. and 5:00a.m. an unknown suspect broke into the mailboxes of 32 Thomas Avenue in Wallaceburg and stole the mail.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable C. Murphy at chaddm@chatham-Kent.ca Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (87094) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Woman Charged with being Intoxicated in a Public Place – CK21037376
Yesterday at approximately 7:28p.m. Police received a complaint of an unwanted person at the Tilbury Beer Store. A 45 year old Tilbury woman was found to be intoxicated by alcohol and unable to care for herself. She was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Service headquarters and lodged until sober.
RIDE Program – CK21037416
Last night at approximately 11:00p.m., Police conducted a RIDE program on Keil Drive in Chatham. 75 vehicles were checked with one roadside test and one Provincial Offence Notice issued.
Break and Enter – CK21037456
This morning at approximately 3:00a.m. Police responded to a suspicious person call involving a male party riding an e-bike and pulling a trailer with a barbeque in it. Further investigation revealed that there was a break-in to the Walmart compound on McNaughton Avenue in Wallaceburg. Investigation is ongoing.
Make the Right Call – Every call is Important!
False 911 calls are continuing to pull officers away from incidents that require their attention. In the last 24 hours the Chatham-Kent Police Emergency Communication Centre received 31 false 911 calls.
The Chatham-Kent Police Service would like to ensure that everyone knows what number to call should they require police assistance.
If you have a life threatening emergency or would like to report a crime in progress, please call 911 immediately.
For all other non-emergency incidents, please call our Dispatch Center at 519-352-1234.
If you would like to speak with an officer regarding a general inquiry, please call 519-352-1234 extension #222.
If you have information on a crime and wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), 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
Chatham-Kent Police remind you not to call 911 unless it is an emergency
PC K. KOKE #7178
Chatham-Kent Police Service