February 22 – 23, 2020 News Release

Counterfeit Warning:

A warning to area merchants that counterfeit $50 bills have been recently passed in the neighbouring area.  We have not had any reports in Brockville as of yet.  Please see the photograph for reference.



On the 23rd of February 2020 at 12:30 p.m. police responded to a complaint of shoplifting at the Metro on King Street West.  The loss prevention officer had a 21 year old female and a 34 year old male in custody for shoplifting.  The 21 year old female had a warrant for her arrest for failing to attend court.  She was held in custody pending a bail hearing.  The male was charged and released at the scene.   

On the 23rd of February 2020 at 9:00 p.m. a 36 year old female was arrested for shoplifting at the Real Canadian Superstore on Parkedale Ave.  The loss prevention officer observed the female selecting various items; then leave the store without any attempt to pay.  She was arrested and turned over to police.  She was charged and released at the scene.