News Release – April 24 – 25, 2024

In the last week, the Brockville Police Service has responded to 302 calls for service. In those incidents laid 54 Criminal Code charges, 17 Highway Traffic charges and 7 Liquor Licence and Control Act charges. The following are a few incidents police responded to in the past couple days.


 Male Arrested Regarding Intimate Partner Violence

On April 24, 2024, at about 9:00am, police received information of an assault that had taken place earlier that morning between a couple that had taken place in the Cartier Court area. Investigation revealed that a female was engaged in a disagreement with her 43-year-old, boyfriend, which resulted in him punching her in the mouth. Later, police located the male and placed him under arrest. He was charged with assault and released on conditions with a future court date. The female received non-life-threatening injuries.


Alarm Leads to Break and Enter Arrest

On April 24, 2020, at about 6:30pm, police received notification from an alarm monitoring company that they believed someone had gained entry to Harold’s Demolition on Georgina St. Police arrived and found that someone had gained entry to the building. Police searched the premises and located a 24-year-old, male located inside the building. It was also found that the male was on probation with conditions. He was arrested and charged with break and enter and fail to comply with probation. He was released on new conditions and a future court date.


Male Arrested for Serious Offences Involving Intimate Partner Violence

On April 25, 2024, at about 1:30am, police received a 911 call from a female in the area of Laurier Field, stating she had been assaulted by her 33-year-old, boyfriend. It was also said that he was actively smashing out the windows of a pickup truck with a crowbar. Officers arrived and located the two individuals involved. The male was located sitting by a pickup truck with a smashed window. Investigation revealed that the couple were engaged in a dispute that escalated to the point that the male poured a beverage on the female, punched her in the face, threatened her, struck her with a crowbar and also struck her with a knife causing a cut. After the female made it to safety, he continued in his rage by smashing the pickup truck windows and interior dash to the point that it needed to be towed. The male was placed under arrest and resisted the arrest; however, police were able to quickly gain control and no one else was hurt. Once arrested officers located a quantity of cocaine, crystal meth, fentanyl, scales, bags and three cell phones in his possession. He was held in custody for a bail hearing for the following offences; Assault, four counts of Assault with weapon, mischief over $5,000.00, three counts of Possession for the purpose of trafficking, uttering threats and Resist arrest. The female received non-life-threatening injuries.


Bail Violations

On April 25, 2024, at about 10:00pm, police were on general patrol when they observed a 30-year-old, male in the area of John St. The male was operating a motor-assisted bicycle and attempted to avoid the officer by cutting in behind a residence on the John St. The officer did locate the male and found that he was on a release order with bail conditions consisting of a curfew. The subject was to remain in his residence between the hours of 10:00pm and 6:00am, which is not near the address where he was located. He was placed under arrest and held in custody for a bail hearing for the offence of fail to comply with release order.