Appointment of Chief Noonan

The Brockville Police Services Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Noonan as Chief of Police effective October 4, 2021.

Chief Noonan began his career in 1992 with the Brockville Police Service. He worked uniform patrol for 9 years before working the bulk of his career in Criminal Investigations and Intelligence. He was promoted to Deputy Chief in February, 2018, where he provided oversight and leadership in day to day operations, training, clerical and technical services and emergency planning.

He was raised in Brockville, attending Brockville Collegiate Secondary School and then Carleton University where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts Degree. Mark has received extensive training through the Ontario Police College, the Canadian Police College, and the Criminal Intelligence Service of Ontario. Chief Noonan is a member of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) and the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP).

Chief Noonan is a valuable member who has displayed dedication to the Service and the Community.  The Board looks forward to working with him as he assumes his new role.

September 30 – October 1, 2021 News Release

Warrants

September 30, 2021 at 10:53 AM, officers on routine patrol located and arrested a 33-year-old Brockville resident for his outstanding warrant.  He was arrested without incident and released at the scene with a new court date.

 

Theft

September 30, 2021 at 11:00 AM, officers were called to a shoplifting incident at Canadian Tire on Parkedale Avenue.  A 26-year-old female had attempted to leave the store with $200 worth of merchandise.  She was apprehended by the loss prevention officer and then turned over to officers.  She has been charged with theft under $5000 and will appear in court at a later date.

 

Indecent Acts

September 30, 2021 at 12:45 PM, the Brockville Police received a call of a 60-year-old male committing an indecent act at William Street and Brock Street.  The male was located by officers and arrested.  He will appear in court at a later date.

 

Bail violations

September 30, 2021 at 7:55 PM, officers were called to the VIA Rail Station to assist with a passenger that was causing issues on a train bound for Montreal.  Officers discovered that the 35-year-old passenger was in breach of a bail condition.  He was arrested and held in custody for a bail hearing.

 

 

September 29 – 30, 2021 News Release

Assault

September 29, 2021 just before 4:00 PM, officers were dispatched to a disturbance on Cartier Court.  As a result of the call a 25-year-old male was arrested for assault causing bodily harm as he used an aerosol can to hit the male victim in the back of the head.  The assault caused a large laceration that required medical attention.  The two involved are acquaintances and the assault was the end result of an argument. The accused will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

 

 Theft

September 29, 2021 at 4:19 PM, officers responded to a theft complaint at the Real Canadian Superstore on Parkdale Avenue.  The 52-year-old accused male was arrested by the Loss Prevention Officer and turned over to police.  He was observed selecting a quantity of merchandise and leaving the store without any attempt to pay.  He will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

 

Warrant

September 29, 2021 at 6:00 PM, officers were on routine patrol on King Street West when they observed a 37-year-old female that had a warrant for her arrest.  The accused was subject of an arrest warrant for breaching a probation order.  She was arrested without incident and held in custody for a bail hearing.

 

Bail violations

September 29, 2021 at 9:48 PM, a 44-year-old Brockville resident was arrested for breaching a bail condition by being out past his curfew.  The accused had been warned several times for breaching his conditions in the past. He was held in custody for a bail hearing.

 

Bail violations

September 29, 2021 at 10:34 PM, an officer on routine patrol on Stewart Boulevard arrested a 53-year-old male for breaching his bail conditions.  The male was on conditions to be in his residence between the hours of 10:00 PM – 6:00 AM.  A search incident to arrest led to an additional charge of possession of a controlled substance (fentanyl) and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose (replica handgun).  He was held in custody for a bail hearing.

September 24 – 28, 2021 News Release

Theft/Drugs

September 24, 2021 just before 5:00 PM, the Brockville Police Service were contacted regarding a theft of electronic equipment from the post office on Buell Street.  On September 27, 2021 at 1:40 PM, officers were contacted by employees of the post office indicating that a 43-year-old male was at the post office trying to sell this electronic equipment back to them.  Officers attended and arrested the accused for possession of property obtained by crime.  He was also charged with being in possession of a controlled substance after he was searched incident to arrest and officers located a small quantity of methamphetamine.  He will appear in court at a date in the future to answer to the charges.

 

Break & Enter

DNA hit solves a crime.  On July 12, 2021 at 4:54 AM, officers from the Brockville Police Service responded to an alarm at the LCBO on King Street West.  The front window to the store was broken.  A witness indicated that a suspect used a crow bar to break the window, then grab some items and leave the area.  Evidence collected at the scene led to a DNA submission that resulted in a 50-year-old Brockville resident being identified as the suspect.  On September 27, 2021 at 2:10 PM the male was arrested on Buell Street by an officer on routine patrol.  He will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

 

Warrants

September 27, 2021 at 5:08 PM, a 40-year-old Brockville woman surrendered to police for an outstanding warrant for breaching a probation order and failing to attend court.  The accused was arrested for the probation breach in June, but subsequently failed to attend court as was required.  She was arrested without incident and then released with a new court date.

 

Warrants/Drugs

September 26, 2021 at 9:47 PM, officers stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Central Avenue and Balmoral Place for a Highway Traffic Act violation.  The 53-year-old male driver had a warrant for his arrest out of Kingston Ontario.  Officers located a large quantity of methamphetamine in his possession.  He was charged by our service for being in possession of a controlled substance and turned over to Kingston Police for their warrant.

 

September 22 – 23, 2021 News Release

Warrants

September 21, 2021 around 9:00 AM, a 41-year-old male was located and arrested by officers on Ormond Street for an outstanding bench warrant. The officers were on routine patrol when they observed the wanted party.  He was arrested without incident and held in custody for a bail hearing.

 

Domestic

September 21, 2021 just after 11:00 AM, the Brockville Police Service received a request for a well-being check on a female who was possibly in a domestic dispute.  The complainant indicated that they were sent a text message “call police”.  Officers attended the address given and located a female that had been assaulted by her spouse.  Police arrested a37-year-old male for multiple charges.  He was charged with assault causing bodily harm, forcible confinement, uttering threats and three counts of choking.  The male was later released from court after a contested bail hearing.

 

Public Intoxication

September 21, 2021 at 6:46 PM, officers were called to an apartment on Kensington Parkway for disturbance.  An intoxicated 31-year-old male was located in the area and arrested for his own safety.  He was held in custody until sober and released with a Provincial Offences Notice for being intoxicated in public.

 

Impaired/motor vehicle collision

September 21, 2021 at 9:26 PM, the Brockville Police Service responded to reports of a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Comstock Crescent and Dana Street.  Callers indicated the vehicle had struck a curb causing the front wheel to sheer off the vehicle.  The driver then fled to his residence a short distance away.  He was arrested and transported to a neighbouring police service to provide samples of his breath.  The 40-year-old male provided samples over the legal limit.  He is charged with operating a conveyance while impaired and operation of a conveyance with a blood alcohol concentration of more than 80 milligrams of alcohol.  He will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

 

Bail violations

September 22, 2021 around 2:00 AM, officer located a 40-year-old male on King Street West who was accompanied by a female that he was on conditions not to associate with.  He was arrested without incident and held in custody for a bail hearing.

 

 

September 20 – 21, 2021 News Release

Warrants

September 20, 2021 around 8:30 AM, a 37-year-old male surrendered to court staff for an outstanding bench warrant.  A warrant was issued for his arrest after he had missed a court appearance.  He was later released with a new court date.

 

Impaired

September 20, 2021 at 10:36 PM, the Brockville Police Service received multiple complaints about an erratic vehicle being operated throughout the city. The vehicle was located at 2:45 AM on King Street West at Market Street West.  The 46-year-old operator was spoken to and found to be impaired by alcohol.  He was arrested and later provided samples of his breath of double the legal limit.  The male has been charged with impaired operation of a conveyance and operate with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol.  His vehicle was impounded for 7 days and his driver’s licence suspended for 90 days.   He will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

September 18 – 20, 2021 News Release

Domestic Assault

September 18, 2021 around 11:00 AM, officers responded to a domestic dispute at a residence in the center of the city.  Officers located a 35-year-old female with bruising to her cheek caused from an assault by a 27-year-old male.  He was arrested for assault and will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charge.

 

Impaired

September 18, 2021 at 8:20 PM, officers were conducting a RIDE program when they stopped a vehicle for speeding 83 km/h in a posted 50 km/h zone.  A 22-year-old novice driver subsequently failed an approved screening device and was arrested for operating a conveyance with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in her system.  She then provided two samples of her breath to a qualified breath technician and was charged with impaired operation of a conveyance and drive with more than 80 milligrams.  She faced additional charges under the Highway Traffic Act for speeding and being a novice driver with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol.  She was also charged under the Liquor Licence Act for having open alcohol in her vehicle.  Her vehicle was impounded for 7 days and her driver’s licence was suspended automatically for 90 days.

 

Assault Police

September 17, 2021 at 5:15 PM, a 33-year-old male from Brockville was arrested for threatening charges out of the Kingston area.  He was located on King Street West.  The male was returned to the Brockville Police Service to await transport to Kingston by their officers.  When transportation arrived for the escort, the male assaulted an officer by striking him in the face.  He is now charged with assaulting an officer in the course of his duty.

 

September 16 – 17, 2021 News Release

Disturbance

September 16, 2021 at 9:20 PM, officers responded to a residence on Kensington Parkway for a domestic dispute.  A 31-year-old male was arrested for causing a disturbance.  The officers had dealt with the initial call having left the accused at a residence.  The male exited the residence after police left and began to cause a disturbance by yelling and screaming on the street.  The male was intoxicated.  He was held in custody until sober and released unconditionally.

 

Medical/bail violation

September 17, 2021 at 12:30 AM, officers on routine patrol came across an unconscious male at the intersection of Pearl Street West and William Street.  An ambulance was called for the male who was the victim of an apparent overdose.  That male is recovering at the hospital.  While officers were dealing with the medical call, a 33-year-old female emerged.  She was on a release order with the condition to be in her residence. She was arrested and held in custody for a bail hearing.

September 12 – 13, 2021 News Release

Bail violations

September 12, 2021 at 6:34 PM, officers attended an address in the city’s north end to investigate allegations of a breach of a bail condition.  A male was reportedly breaching his conditions by being with a person he was prohibited from communicating with.  Officers located a 44-year-old male in breach of his conditions and he was arrested for that offence.  He was later released from the station with a new court date to answer to the breach charge.

 

Domestic

September 11, 2021 at around 4:00 AM, officers responded to a north end apartment building for a domestic incident. The officers located a 29-year-old female with a cut to her hand that required medical attention.  She was transported to Brockville General Hospital for treatment. The involved 31-year-old male was arrested at the scene for mischief. As the investigation continued officers developed grounds for the arrest of the female for assault.  She was arrested later that day and charged with assault.  Her injuries were caused from broken glass from their dispute.  The male was not injured from the assault.  Both were released with future court dates. 

 

Refusal

September 11, 2021 at 12:55 PM, officers responded to the Brighton Crescent area for reports of a disturbance.  A vehicle driven by a 31-year-old male was stopped leaving the area.  The investigating officer detected an odour of an alcoholic beverage on his breath and demanded a breath sample.  The driver refused to provide the sample.  He was charged at the scene for failing to provide a sample.  His vehicle was impounded for 7 days and his driver’s licence suspended for 90 days.  He will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.  No charges have been laid as a result of the disturbance.

 

Public intoxication

September 11, 2021 at 10:30 PM, officers were called to a licenced establishment on King Street West for unwanted guest call.  A 47-year-old male was at the establishment and had been asked to leave due to his intoxicated state.  The male refused to leave so staff contacted police to assist.  Officers arrested him as he continued to refuse to leave when directed.  He was held in custody until sober and was charged with being intoxicated in a public place.

 

 

September 3 – 7, 2021 News Release

Warrants

September 3, 2021 10:00 AM, a 40-year-old male was arrested by members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP).  The male was located by officers in Seeley’s Bay, ON and arrested for his warrant of arrest that Brockville Police held.  He was turned over to our service and held in custody for a hearing on September 9.

 

Assault

September 3, 2021 at 5:30 PM, officers investigated a complaint of an assault between two males.  The victim stated that the 41-year-old male had assaulted him after an argument.  The victim suffered minor injuries from the assault.  The accused refused to exit his Bartholomew Street residence and officers began negotiations.  The male was currently before the courts on charges stemming from a domestic incident a few days earlier.  Around 11:00 PM, officers entered the residence on the strength of an arrest warrant and arrested the male without incident.  He was held in custody for a bail hearing.

 

Mischief

September 4, 2021 at 6:05 AM, officers were called to a Kensington Parkway apartment building as a complainant stated they could hear what sounded like a person crying and there was blood all over the entrance doors, parking lot and a second building.  Officers located a 19-year-old male with cuts to his forearm.  It appears at this time that the wounds sustained were from this male punching a glass door, breaking it and cutting himself in the process.  He was transported to the Brockville General Hospital for treatment.  The investigation is continuing at this time as to charges being laid for the damage.

 

Stolen vehicles

Newer Jeeps targeted in thefts:

  1. Reported on September 4, 2021 at 7:09 AM, stolen from a Centre Street residence was a 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Silver. The theft occurred sometime overnight.  No suspects at this time.
  2. Reported on September 4, 2021 at 9:22 AM, stolen from a Donaldson Court residence was a 2020 Jeep Gladiator White. The theft occurred sometime overnight.  No suspects at this time.

 

Domestic Assault

September 4, 2021 at 8:39 AM, officers responded to a south end residence for a domestic incident.  A 34-year-old male was arrested for slapping his spouse.  He was charged and released with a future court date.

 

Impaired

September 4, 2021 at 2:35 PM, the Brockville Police Service received a complaint of a possible medical issue for a male operating a Dodge Pick-up truck in the area of the Real Canadian Superstore and Walmart on Parkedale Avenue.  Officers located the vehicle and the 76-year-old driver who was found to be impaired by alcohol.  He was arrested at the scene and turned over to a qualified breath technician so that samples of his breath could be obtained.  The accused provided samples of his breath of well over the legal limit.  He has been charged with impaired operation of a conveyance and operating with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol.  His vehicle was impounded for 7 days and his driver’s licence suspended automatically for 90 days.

 

Bail violations

September 4, 2021 at 9:20 PM, officers responded to a north end residence for a domestic dispute.  No offences arose from the dispute, but a 33-year-old male involved was wanted for failing to attend for his fingerprints.  He was charged and released at the scene with a court date in the future.

 

Overdose

September 5, 2021 at 1:19 AM, officers were dispatched to King Street West near Court House Avenue for a suspected overdose.  A 25-year-old male was collapsed in front of a the caller who quickly jumped into action calling 911 and began CPR.  Officers arrived and administered Narcan and contacted paramedics.  He was then transported to Brockville General for treatment.