Weekend of October 25 – 27, 2019 News Release


On the 25th of October, 2019 at 4:00 pm the Brockville Police responded to a domestic dispute in the north end of town. The 46 year old that was within the residence was wanted out of Ottawa for a criminal code offence. He was located in the bedroom of the residence arming himself with a wooden board. Attempts were made to affect his arrest. A conducted energy weapon (taser) was used to assist officers in gaining control. Prior to police arrival he had swung the board at the victim which resulted in the original call to the police. He was arrested for assault with a weapon, and assault with intent to resist arrest.  He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.  The victim was not injured.

Obstruct/assault police:

On the 26th of October, 2019 at approximately 2:00 am officer on general patrol located a female on King Street operating her bike without proper lighting. Upon asking her for her identification she provided a false name. Officers attempted to arrest her for obstruct, she bit the officers arm as she was trying to flee however was quickly caught. While police were attempting to place handcuffs on the 22 year old she continued to resist and kick the officers as well as spit on them.  She will be charged with 2 counts of Assault a peace officer, obstruct police and fail to comply with undertaking. She will be held for a bail hearing, and the officer suffered minor injuries to his arm.


On the 26th of October, 2019 at 10:00 pm the Brockville Police received a complaint regarding a shoplifter at a store in the north end of the city. The 50 year old male was observed by loss prevention selecting several items and concealing them within his clothing. He was arrested by loss prevention and turned over to the police. He was released with a future court date for a charge of theft under $5000.


On the 27th of October, 2019 at approximately 9:00 am Brockville Police responded to a disturbance at a local Tim Horton’s regarding a suspicious 32 year old female who attempted to get into a customer’s car and demanding the keys from the driver. She was arrested and charged with Mischief as well as breach of probation. She was released with a future court date.