Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest

On the 21st of March 2014 at 11:25 pm officers conducted a traffic stop on Chelsea St at Tupper St. At this time a 24 year old male was found to be driving while under suspension. Further investigation led to the discovery of a small quantity of ecstasy and cocaine. A 24 year old male from Brockville was arrested and charged with Breach of Probation, Possession of a controlled substance and 2 counts of driving while under suspension. He will appear at a future court date.

Project Islander Drug Warrant

On the 20th of March 2014 members of Project Islander executed a Search Warrant pursuant to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act at 4-15 Victoria Avenue, Brockville.

As a result of the warrant and subsequent investigation police seized a quantity of marijuana, cash, scales and packaging material.

One adult male and one adult female have been charged with Possession for the Purposes of Trafficking. The adult male will appear in court March 21st, 2014 for a bail hearing.

Project Islander is a Joint Forces drug enforcement initiative consisting of officers from the Brockville Police Services, Ontario Provincial Police and the Gananoque Police Service.

Unsafe Ice

The Brockville Police are warning people to remain off of the ice as areas are not safe. Police responded to reports of a male walking on the ice yesterday. The male was observed walking in the area of Centeen Park. Officers searched the area and did not locate a person or observe foot prints leading to open water. As the weather changes the ice conditions follow. Please stay safe!

Jail and Bail

The Brockville Police are excited to partner with the local branch of the Special Olympics, Crimestoppers, The Upper Canada School Board, The Catholic District School Board and Riverside Ford. Jail and Bail will see representatives from each agency arrested and locked up in a mock cell at the 1000 Island Mall. The event will take place on April 10th starting at 12:30 pm and the cell will be located in the Sears Court area of the mall. We are hoping that our media partners may have an opportunity to come out see the event. There will be more to follow as we get closer to the event!

Impaired Driving

Brockville Police received a 911 call on March 17, 2014 regarding a possible impaired driver.

The witness advised that she had seen a gold coloured pickup being driven by a male subject go into a snowbank, back up and continue eastbound on Brock Street. Police arrived in the area shortly after 5:00 pm and located the pickup and driver in a MacKenzie Street driveway. Police quickly determined that the male driver had been drinking excessively and he was arrested. The 57 year old Brockville man provided samples of his breath with readings of 250 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood.

He has been charged with 2 drinking and driving offences.

Shoplifting

On Saturday March 15, 2014 at approximately 12:30 pm a male suspect was at the LCBO on Parkedale Avenue. He selected numerous bottles of alcohol, left the store paying for one bottle and not paying for a number of bottles which he had concealed. The theft was discovered after the fact when a LCBO staff member was reviewing store video. Brockville Police were notified. The male suspect is described as 55 to 65 years of age, 5

Public Intoxication

Brockville Police were called to King Street West at John Street to investigate a disturbance just after midnight on March 8, 2014. On police arrival a male suspect was yelling and screaming at the staff and patrons of a nearby bar. Police learned that he had earlier caused a disturbance inside the bar. The suspect was heavily intoxicated. For his own safety, police took the suspect into custody and held him until sober. The 37 year old Brockville man was charged with public intoxication.

Mischief

On March 7, 2014 at about 5:00 pm a male victim parked his 2006 Chevrolet Impala at the rear of 160 King Street West. He returned to his car about 12 hours later only to find that it had been extensively damaged. The windshield, side window, sunroof and mirror had been broken along with paint damage. At this time there are no suspects.
Anyone having any knowledge of this incident are encouraged to contact the Brockville Police at 613 342-0127.