April 22 – 25, 2021 News Release

Mental Health Apprehension

A 51 year old male was dealt with 5 times by officers on the 22nd and 23rd of April.  The last interaction at 10:50 PM resulted in an apprehension under the mental health act.  The male was eventually apprehended after he was observed falling head first into a window of a business on Water Street causing it to break.  The male then climbed onto the patio of Buds on the Bay where he was apprehended. The male grew increasingly agitated towards police asking to be shot. Officers displayed a conducted energy weapon, gaining compliance of the male.

He was brought to the Brockville General Hospital for treatment.


Mental Health Apprehension

On April 23rd at 4:35 PM officers responded to a disturbance at a residence in the city’s south end.  A 23 year old male was apprehended by police under the Mental Health Act.  The male had used a baseball bat to destroy furniture inside the house and threaten his mother.  Officers used a conducted energy weapon in a display mode to gain compliance and apprehend the male.  He was brought to the Brockville General Hospital for treatment.



On April 24th at 2:00 AM officers conducted a routine traffic stop and arrested a 46 year old male for being in possession of Fentanyl.  He was charged and released from custody with a future court date.