News Release March 12 – 15, 2024

Arrest Warrants Executed

Below is a list of bail violation arrests and arrest warrants executed over the past several days:

  • On March 12, 2024, at about 6:00pm, a 50-year-old, female was arrested as she failed to comply with her release order conditions by failing to attend her bail supervision program. She was charged and held for a bail hearing.
  • On March 13, 2024, at about 8:00pm, a 37-year-old, male was arrested for fail to comply with his release order as he was not residing with his surety. This led to the discovery that he was failing to comply with his probation conditions. In total, he was charged with failing to comply with release order and three counts of failing to comply with probation. He was held for a bail hearing.
  • On March 13, 2024, at about 11:45am, a 30-year-old, female was arrested an outstanding arrest warrant for multiple counts of fail to attend court, fail to attend for fingerprinting and fail to comply with probation. She was released on paperwork with a new court date.
  • On March 14, 2024, at about 11:30am, a 28-year-old, male was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failing to attend court in relation to charges of robbery, disguise with intent and uttering threats. He was held in custody for a bail hearing.


Fire Displaces a Resident on King Street West

On March 13, 2024, at about 9:25pm, police received a call to assist the Brockville Fire Department with controlling access to the area of a fire scene. Officers attended the scene of 196 King St. W. where it was reported that large amounts of smoke was coming out the window of unit three of a multi-unit dwelling. A solo female occupant was cooking dinner when a fire was initiated in the kitchen. Luckily, the firefighters responded quickly and were able to prevent any spread and extinguished the fire. The female resident was displaced from the property due to safety concerns and was provided lodging. Other services were notified to follow-up with assistance for the female, until the residence can be deemed safe. No one was injured and nothing appears suspicious as this is believed to be an unfortunate mishap.


Arrest Made Regarding Transportation Fraud

On March 14, 2024, at about 12:45pm, police received a call regarding a male who had fled a local taxicab, without paying his fare. Police attended the area and spoke to all involved parties as the taxicab driver had located the subject. Investigation revealed that a 45-year-old, male, had taken a ride from a taxicab that resulted in a cab fare of about $40.00. When the subject exited the taxicab, he had no way to pay the fare and initially fled. The taxicab driver did make contact with the subject along with police. As a result, the male subject was charged with transportation fraud and issued paperwork with a future court date.