July 3 – 6, 2020 News Release


On July 2nd, 2020 at 6:15 PM the Brockville Police Service received a threatening complaint that was domestic in nature.  The complainant reported that her former spouse had threatened to cause her physical harm.  The 39 year old male was not with the victim at the time of the complaint. He was located on the 5th of July by police on King St.  He was arrested without incident and held in custody for a bail hearing.

Public Intoxication:

On July 4th at 1:30 PM the Brockville Police Service received a 911 call about a male in Hardy Park who appeared to be intoxicated.  The caller was concerned for the male’s wellbeing.  The 57 year old male was located by police and arrested under the Liquor Licence Act for being intoxicated in a public place.  He was held in custody until sober and issued a $55 dollar fine.

Downtown Enforcement Patrol:

On Friday and Saturday night the Brockville Police Service had a dedicated team of officers focusing on the city’s downtown.  Several charges were laid in relation to the enforcement.

  • 6 fines were issued under the Liquor Licence Act
    • having open alcohol
  • 11 fines under the Highway Traffic Act
    • Excessive noise
    • Improper muffler
    • Moving violations
    • Equipment related charges
    • Drive with child passenger not properly secured
  • 1 fine under the Smoke Free Ontario Act and several warnings
    • Smoking in a park

The extra patrols will continue this week.

July 2 – 3, 2020 News Release

Weapons Offense

A 39 year old Brockville woman was arrested following an incident on Windsor Drive early last evening. Brockville Police responded to a complaint of an altercation at a north end restaurant  at approximately 7:30 pm last evening. The participants in the altercation then fled the area and went north on Windsor Drive before being located by police.

Officers learned the woman pulled a baseball bat during the altercation and threatened to strike her 33 year old female victim. As a result, she was arrested and charged with Possession of Weapons Dangerous to the Public Peace. She was later released with conditions and given a future court date.


Focused Downtown Cannabis Enforcement

Last evening Brockville Police Patrol officers conducted focused patrol in the downtown corridor looking for Cannabis violations resulting in the following charges and warnings:

Moving Violations/Equipment: 6
Liquor Licence Act: 3
Smoking By-law in City Parks: 3
Loud Mufflers: 3
Cannabis Control Act: 2

Included in these charges was a group of youths who were located in Hardy Park drinking and smoking marijuana, as well as a group in a vehicle smoking marijuana in the parking lot area of the Henry Street boat ramp.

The Brockville Police will continue their Cannabis Enforcement patrol throughout the summer months focusing on identified problem areas throughout the city.




June 30 – July 2, 2020 News Release

Traffic Enforcement

Brockville Police conducted focused traffic enforcement in the downtown corridor on Tuesday evening between 8:30 – 9:30 pm targeting squealing tires, loud mufflers and speeders on the waterfront.

During this time, a 22 year old Brockville man was fined under the Highway Traffic Act for Unnecessary Noise for racing his engine multiple times in the Blockhouse Island and Water Street areas.

As the summer months are now upon us, officers will continue to be on the lookout for drivers operating their vehicles in a dangerous manner in the downtown and waterfront areas.

Theft and Breach Charges

A 20 year old Brockville man was arrested and held for bail today as result of a theft incident from last evening. Brockville Police were called to a north end hotel at approximately 8:30 pm last evening when an employee there called to report his gold necklace had been ripped from his neck and stolen from him while he was working.

The victim contacted police and followed the suspect at a distance until police arrived and took him into custody. At the time of the occurrence, the 20 year old male was at large on a probation order issued on June 24th.

As a result, he is now facing new charges of theft, assault and breaching his probation order.

Canada Day

Brockville Police responded to 55 calls for service over Canada Day, however most occurrences were relatively minor in nature. There were several noise and by-law complaints throughout the day of persons lighting off fireworks but no charges or arrests as a result of Canada Day celebrations. 

June 29 – 30, 2020 News Release

Unwanted Person

At approximately 5:20 a.m. Brockville Police responded to a downtown convenience store where staff had reported a male who had previously been inside the store and purchased some items was now asleep outside the store. On arrival officers located the 46 year old male who is known to police. A check revealed he was on probation with a curfew condition that he not be outside his residence during that time and as a result he was arrested and charged for breaching his probation conditions. He was later released.

Breach of Conditions

Brockville Police were called to a north end department store by the Loss Prevention Officer when she observed a women known to her from previous incidents at the department store back inside the premises.

When officers arrived, a 36 year old Brockville woman was located with the assistance of the Loss Prevention Officer  at the store. At the time she on release conditions not to attend the store as a result of a previous theft incident. She was arrested and taken into custody and held for bail.

Drug Trafficking Charges

Detectives with the Brockville Police Service have charged a 33 year old Brockville woman with trafficking Fentanyl in relation to a May incident at a residence in the city’s south end. Patrol officers originally attended the residence in May to assist EMS and learned the person being attended to may have used drugs. Detectives followed up the investigation and identified the young woman as the person responsible for bringing the drugs to the residence. She has been released with a future court date.

Missing Person – Peter Tielsh, 58

Missing Person

The Brockville Police are seeking information relating to a missing person.  Fifty eight year old Peter Tielsh was last seen at his residence Thursday morning (June 25).  He usually wears a sleeveless shirt, jean shorts and a baseball hat.  He has a moustache and walks with his head tilted back.  Anyone with information can contact Detective Constable Graham Coe.


June 25 – 26, 2020 News Release


On June 25th, 2020 at 3:30 PM the Brockville Police were called to the Brockville General Hospital for a patient that had assaulted staff.  A 25 year old male was arrested and charged with assault.  He has been held in custody for a bail hearing.



On May 19th the Brockville Police Service investigated a theft from Rexall on Pearl St. West.  A 33 year old female was identified as a suspect.  She was located on June 25th at 1:45 PM and arrested.  She has been charged with theft under $5000 and three counts of breaching her probation.  She was released from custody with a future court date.

June 22 – 24, 2020 News Release

Traffic Stop

On June 22nd, 2020 at 1:20 pm officers on routine patrol observed a Subaru SUV run a red light on Perth Street.  The driver then took off at a high rate of speed before becoming involved in a minor motor vehicle collision and fleeing on foot.  Officers pursued the 22 year old male for approximately half an hour as he attempted to evade arrest.  He was located in a backyard on George Street and was arrested without incident.  The driver faces criminal charges of dangerous operation of a conveyance and flight from police.  He was also charged under the Highway Traffic Act for driving under suspension, failing to remain at the scene of a collision and disobeying a red light.

June 19 – 21, 2020 News Release

Domestic Dispute

On June 19th, 2020 at 7:30 AM the Brockville Police Service responded to a 911 call for a domestic incident in the city’s south end.  The caller stated that she had observed an incident involving a motor vehicle and a pedestrian.  The victim, a 24 year old female, was in an argument with a 30 year old male.  The male had gotten into a vehicle with her purse and began to drive away.  The female kept hanging on to the vehicle being dragged and eventually fell.  She received non-life threatening injuries and was brought to the Brockville General Hospital for treatment.  The male surrendered to police on Sunday June 21st.  He has been arrested and charged with theft under $5000 and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle.

 Bail Violations

On the 21st of June, 2020 at 8:00 PM, police were contacted by the complainant who informed police that 36 year old male was presently at her residence contrary to his bail conditions.  Police attended the residence and located the male.  He was arrested without incident and held in custody for a bail hearing.


On the 21st of June 2020 at 2:00 AM, officers from the Brockville Police Service stopped a vehicle with expired validation on George St.  The 53 year old female driver was operating the vehicle with a suspended license.  The vehicle was also occupied by a 33 year old male and a 33 year old female.  A bag of crack cocaine was located in the vehicle.  The male and the 53 year old female were charged with being in possession of a controlled substance. 

Dangerous Drive

On June 19th at 3:00 PM the Brockville Police Service responded to several 911 calls for a motor vehicle collision at 125 Stewart Boulevard.  A 34 year old female repeatedly drove her vehicle into a parked vehicle containing two occupants. The vehicle belonged to her ex-boyfriend (the victim).  That victim was inside the Beer Store when the collision occurred.  After reversing away from the vehicle, the ex-boyfriend exited the store and rushed to the driver’s window of the accused’s vehicle trying to stop her.  The accused attempted to flee the scene with the victim standing on the driver’s side running board.  The accused then struck a chain-link fence on the property just to the east of the parking lot.  The victim fell to the ground and the accused fled the area in her vehicle.  She was located by officers in the vehicle on Highway 401.  She was arrested and charged with three counts of assault with a weapon, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, failing to stop after an accident and failing to comply with a probation order. She was held in custody for a bail hearing.

 Arrest Stolen Vehicle

On the 12th of April 2020 police investigated a stolen vehicle complaint from the rear of Pizza Pizza on Parkedale Ave.  Through investigation a warrant was obtained for a 39 year old male from the Kingston area.  The male was arrested in Toronto on unrelated offences and turned over to the Brockville Police Service on June 19th.  He was held in custody for a bail hearing.

 Other news

Several more arrests were made on the weekend in relation to warrants that had been issued. 

A RIDE program was conducted with that resulted in several charges being laid in relation to open liquor in motor vehicles. 

June 15th Theft


The Brockville Police Service is seeking the identity of a suspect involved in a theft of a package from a Pine Street address on June 15th at 1230 hours.  The suspect is described male white, 40 years of age, brown hair and beard. He was wearing a ball cap, black muscle shirt, red and black shorts riding a black mountain bike.  Please contact Cst. Lucas McArthur at 613-342-0127 ext. 6097 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).


June 15 – 16, 2020 News Release


On June 15th 2020, just after 2:20 in the afternoon the Brockville Police responded to an assault on Kensington Parkway.  Police discovered an altercation had taken place between roommates, with 46 year old male receiving a superficial stab wound to the arm.  As a result officers located a 24 year old female.  She was charged with one count of assault with a weapon.  When she was arrested she was in possession of brass knuckles, which are a prohibited weapon.  She faces an additional count of possession of a prohibited weapon.  She was held in custody for a bail hearing.


The Brockville Police Service is seeking witnesses regarding a theft that occurred overnight at Laurier Self Storage on Laurier Blvd.  Suspect(s) entered the secure storage facility by cutting the fence.  Once inside a 15 horsepower outboard motor was removed.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Brockville Police Service at 613-342-0127 ext. 6077 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Bail Violations

On June 15th at 3:46 PM officers observed a 17 year old female breaching her release conditions.  The female was associating with a subject that she was prohibited from being with.  She was arrested and charged with breaching her court ordered conditions.  She was released with a future court date.