January 17, 2020 News Release

Drive Disqualified:

On the 16th of January at 1:40 p.m. a 38 year old male was arrested and charged with 1) operation while prohibited (Criminal Code) 2) breach of probation (Criminal Code) 3) use plates not authorized (Highway Traffic Act) 4) drive with open container of alcohol (Liquor Licence Act) 5) Drive vehicle with cannabis readily available (Cannabis Control Act 2017).  The male was observed operating his vehicle on Buell St. and was stopped by officers.  Along with the charges, his vehicle was impounded for 45 days as he was a disqualified driver.

January 15-16, 2020 News Release

Shoplifters:

On Wednesday January 15th, two males were arrested in separate incidents at the Metro on King St. West.  Both males were observed by staff selecting items and concealing them on their persons, then leaving the store without any attempt to pay.  The first occurrence occurred at 1:30 p.m. by a 37 year old male.  The second occurred at 5:00 p.m. by a 36 year old male.  The subjects were charged accordingly and released at the scene.

 

Warrants:

In the last 24 hour period two males were also arrested on outstanding warrants.  On the 15th a 26 year old male was arrested for his warrant at 4:00 p.m.   The male was located by officers when they were dealing with another complaint.  He was released from custody with a future court date. A 23 year old male was arrested shortly after midnight when officers stopped his vehicle on Perth St.  The male had a warrant for his arrest from a neighbouring jurisdiction.  He was arrested without incident and turned over the Ontario Provincial Police.

January 13, 2020 News Release

Arrest/unwanted persons:

 

On January 13th, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. officers were called to a Hartley Street residence by the owner of the vacant property.  The owner had requested that officers attend with him as he believed that there were a number of people that had been staying at the residence.  Officers attended the address and located a 31 year old male and a 24 year old female in the residence.  Both of these occupants were on bail conditions.  The female was arrested for breaching her court conditions by communicating with the male.  The male was on a condition not to be at that residence.  They were held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

Drugs:

On January 13th, 2020 around noon, officers conducted a traffic stop on Stewart Blvd.  As a result of the stop a 44 year old female and a 49 year old female have been arrested and charged with being in the possession of a controlled substance for the purposes of trafficking.  The controlled substances seized were cocaine, crack cocaine, ecstasy and multiple cartons of illegal cigarettes. Both females were held in custody for a bail hearing.

January 12 – 13, 2020 News Release

Break and Enter:

On the 12th of January at 5:50 a.m. the Brockville Police Service was contacted by a witness that had just observed a lone male break the glass to the Heritage Clock Shop on King St. West.  The male then proceeded to remove items and leave the area heading north bound on Buell St.  Officers attended the area; followed the suspect’s foot prints in the snow to a residence on Buell St.  The 27 year old male was located inside the residence and arrested for “break and enter.”  The officers recovered several watches off the suspect. 

 

Public Intoxication:

On the 11th of January 2019 at 5:30 a.m. officers were called to a Pearl St. address for a male that was at the complainant’s front door in an intoxicated state.  Officers arrived at the residence and arrested the male for his own safety.  The male was also charged with mischief as he had damaged the front door to the residence.  He will be appearing in court at a later date to answer to the charge.

 

Stolen vehicle:

A red 2006 Dodge Dakota pickup truck was reported stolen on the 11th of January 2019 at 9:15 a.m.  The vehicle was taken from a residence on Pearl St. East.

 

Suspicious male:

On January 10th the Brockville Police Service responded to the first of four incidents involving a 33 year old male of no fixed address. 

At 10:30 a.m. in the first incident, the male was at the Royal Bank on Parkedale Ave. causing a disturbance at the branch.  Officers spoke with the male at that time and he agreed to leave the bank without incident.

At 2:15 p.m. officers were then called to a restaurant in the on Parkedale Ave as this male had ordered a meal and left without paying.  He was located a short distance away and charged with fraud.

At 6:00 p.m. police located the male on St. Andrew St.  The officers had received a complaint that someone has smashed out a window to a vehicle at the Galaxy Cinema.  After CCTV footage was viewed the officers recognized the male to the same person from the bank and restaurant incident.  He was arrested and charged with mischief and released from the police service with a future court date. 

While attempting to release the male, he assaulted the officer.  The male was then arrested for assaulting a peace officer and was again, placed back in the cell.  He now faces charges of assaulting a peace officer, mischief and fraud accommodation.

January 6 – 8, 2020 News Release

Bail Violations/resist arrest:

On the 6th of January 2019 shortly after 8:00 p.m. two off duty officers observed a 41 year old male at the LCBO on Parkedale Ave. The male was wanted for various charges of uttering threats from an occurrence earlier in the day.  The two off duty officers contacted the station and waited for a uniform officer to arrive.  Once the uniform officer arrived at the scene they attempted to arrest the male.  The male resisted the arrested leading to a wrestling match in the store.  The male was eventually controlled and placed in handcuffs. He has been charged with resisting arrest, breach of a recognizance, breach of probation and uttering threats.  He was held in custody for a bail hearing.

January 3 – 6, 2020 News Release

Theft:

On the 3rd of January at 6:30 a.m. officers located a 48 year old male outside of the Brockville Police Service.  The male had a warrant for his arrest stemming from a theft occurrence in December of 2019.  He was arrested without incident and released with a future court date.

 

Drug Offences:

A 29 year old female was arrested at court Friday morning for several breaches of a bail condition.  A search incident to arrest led to further a charge of being in possession of a controlled substance.  She was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

Theft:

A 51 year old male and a 68 year old female were arrested by officers at Walmart on Friday morning for theft under $5000.  The suspects were observed by staff concealing several items on their person that they had removed from the packaging.  Police were contacted and arrested the accused persons in the store.  They were charged and will appear in court at a later date.

Stolen Vehicle:

On Friday morning just before 2:00 p.m. the Brockville Police were contacted by the OPP stating that their officers had followed a stolen vehicle into the city losing sight of it near Walmart on Parkedale Ave.  Our officers located the suspect vehicle abandoned at Home Depot.  The suspects shoe was discovered near that vehicle.  A male was located near the vehicle now wearing new footwear.  The male had fled the vehicle, which was stolen from the London area, and actually purchased new shoes as he had ran out of his. The male was arrested by the OPP in relation to the vehicle.

 

Warrants:

On the 4th of January 2020 at 9:50 p.m. an officer from the Brockville Police Service stopped a vehicle for speeding 30 km/h over the posted speed limit on Laurier Blvd.  The 54 year old driver had a warrant for his arrest for a serious criminal offence from Durham Regional Police.  The male was turned over to Durham for those charges.

January 2 – 3, 2020 News Release

Assault:

On the 2nd of January 2020 at 11:00 a.m.  the Brockville Police Service responded to a complaint of an assault in the city’s north end.  A 27 year old female was charged with assault after striking her common law partner in the face.  She was released from custody with a future court date.

 

Warrants:

A 35 year old male was arrested yesterday around 1:00 p.m. as officers located the subject on Stewart Blvd. while on routine patrol.  The male had a warrant for his arrest for failing to attend court.  He was arrested without incident and held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

December 31, 2019 – January 2, 2020 News Release

Weapons/warrants:

On the 31st of December 2019 at 2:00 p.m. officers were walking the downtown beat (King Street) on foot patrol when they passed a 42 year old male.  Officers recognized the male as being the subject of an arrest warrant for failing to attend court.  He was arrested without incident. A search incident to arrest resulted in charges of being in possession of concealed weapons.  He was found to be in possession of brass knuckles and a stun flashlight.  The flashlight is capable of delivering an electric shock to a person. He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

Public Intoxication:

On December 31st at 5:50 p.m. police were called to assist with an unwanted person on an inbound train.  The 30 year old male was intoxicated and causing problems on the train.  The male was removed from the train by police and held in custody until sober.  He was not charged in relation to this incident.

 

Bail Violation:

On December 31st at 9:40 p.m. police responded to domestic dispute in the city’s north end.  As a result of the complaint a 19 year old female was arrested for being in breach of a bail condition.  She was charged and released with a future court date.

 

Public Intoxication:

On December 31st at 10:30 p.m. the Brockville Police Service responded to a King Street address for an unconscious male.  Officers located the 56 year old male and found him to be intoxicated.  He was arrested for his own safety and held in custody until sober.  He was charged for being intoxicated in a public place.

 

Bail violations:

A 31 year old male was charged on January 1st, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. for failing to comply with his bail condition.  The male had not signed in to the police service as required by his court ordered recognizance of bail.  He was released from custody with a future court date.

 

Motor vehicle collision:

On January 1st, 2020 at 10:33 p.m. police received several calls of a black Chevy Silverado pickup truck travelling at a high rate of speed and then strike the guard rail on King St. West at the “Old Kingston Bridge”.  The vehicle lost a wheel as a result of the accident.  The vehicle was located abandoned a short distance away. 

Any witnesses are asked to contact Cst. Kijewski at 613-342-0127 ext. 6093.

December 27 – 29, 2019 News Release

Warrants:

On December 29th, 2019 at 7:36 p.m. officers located a 37 year old male that was wanted by our service for failing to attend court.  He was arrested without incident.  A search incident to arrest led to the discovery of a small amount of what officers believed to be methamphetamine.  He was charged for being in possession of a controlled substance and failing to attend court. 

 

Impaired:

On the 27th of December 2019 at 8:48 p.m. the Brockville Police Service received a complaint of a possible impaired driver in the downtown core.  The vehicle was located by officers on Wall St. The 53 year old male driver was arrested for impaired driving and later provided samples of his breath that were twice the legal limit.  The male was charged with impaired operation of a conveyance and drive with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol.

December 26 – 27, 2019 News Release

Impaired:

On the 26th of December at 10:50 p.m. officers on routine patrol observed a black Honda Civic being operated on Home St. without any lights on.  The vehicle was stopped and the officer could detect an odour of an alcoholic beverage on the 39 year old male driver’s breath.  He was then giving a roadside breath test, which he failed.  The male was then transported to perform a breathalyzer test where he registered sample of more than double the legal limit.  He was charged with impaired operation of a conveyance and drive with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in 100 milliliters of blood.

 

Weapons:

On Christmas day at 4:00 p.m. the Brockville Police Service received a 911 call of a male armed with a knife on King St.   The male was located at King St. and Courthouse Ave. and taken into custody at gun point by officers.  The male was charged with having weapons for a dangerous purpose and five counts of breaching a probation order.  He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

 

Disturb the Peace:

On December 24th, at 7:30 p.m. police were responded to a call for a disturbance at a residence on Stewart Blvd.   Officers located a 40 year old male at that residence that had a warrant for his arrest from the OPP.  The complainant had called to have this male removed from the residence. The male was arrested and turned over to the OPP.