October 5 – 7, 2020 News Release

Personating a Police Officer 

September 23rd, 2020 – A local security officer has been charged with personating a police officer.  The Brockville Police Service received a public complaint about one of our officers threatening to charge someone for blowing their car horn at him.  The investigation revealed that it was a local security officer that identified himself as a police officer threatening to charge the complainant.   Officers then located the security officer and charged him for breaching his probation and personating a police officer.  He will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

The Brockville Police Service is asking if anyone with similar complaints about a security officer identifying themselves as police to contact our service at 613-342-0127 ext. 0 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Break and Enter

October 6, 2020 9:30 AM – The Brockville Police Service responded to a “break and enter” complaint at St. Paul’s Anglican Church on Pine Street.  The stolen items were later discovered at a local pawn shop in the city.  A 34 year old female and a 33 year old male have been charged with possession of property obtained by crime.  The female has also been charged with being in possession of crystal methamphetamine that was located on her person at the time of arrest.   They will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.

Bail Violations

October 5th, 2020 at 5:35 AM – Officers were dispatched to a suspicious person(s) complaint at Hardy Park.  Officers located and charged a 28 year old male for communicating with a female that he was prohibited from being with.  The male was out on bail from a previous offence with the condition to abstain from communicating with the female.  He was held in custody for a bail hearing.

Impaired Operation

October 5th, 2020 at 12:06 PM – Officers responded to a complaint of a possible impaired driver in the area of Park Street.  Officers located the suspect vehicle and arrested the 39 year old female driver with impaired operation of a conveyance.  She later provided samples of her breath of nearly three times the legal limit.  Her licence has been suspended for 90 days and her vehicle impounded for 7 days.  She will appear in court at a later date to answer to the charges.