Thefts From New Home Construction Sites

Thefts from new home construction sites have begun to rise again. Over the past week several different locations across our municipality have been entered resulting in the loss of thousands of dollars in tools and building materials. The theft of tools and construction materials affects everyone with higher insurance premiums and delays to new home…

Theft From Rose Beach Line Residence

During the first week of June 2017 unknown suspects entered a Rose Beach Line residence and removed over $18,000 in jewelry. The items ranged from rings, chains, ear rings, pearls, charm bracelets and several unique pieces of Amber and a necklace made from Lady Liberty Dimes. Crime Stoppers is asking for your help to locate…

Theft From Thamesville Home

Sometime during the week of September 16th and 21st, 2017 unknown suspects forced their way into a Groves Mill Line home in Thamesville. Evidence at the home revealed that a pickup truck was driven through the neighbouring field onto the rear of the property. The thieves made off with a riding lawnmower, a push mower,…

Break/Enter & Theft Park Avenue Business

Sometime overnight on Tuesday September 12th, 2017 an unknown suspects entered a Park Avenue West business in Chatham. Once inside the suspect removed a number of Dewalt Saws and 8 Dewalt charging stations: along with 3 laptops, a desk top computer including the keyboard, monitor and mouse as well as several other items. The value…

Robbery at Rosco’s Mini Mart Dresden

On Monday June 19th, 2017 an unknown male suspect entered Rosco‚Äôs Mini Mart in Dresden. The suspect brandished a weapon and demanded cigarettes and lottery tickets from the clerk. The suspect fled the area on dirt bike. The suspect is described as male, wearing black clothing, black gloves, a black motorcycle helmet with a black…

Damages To Boat & Items Stolen

Sometime over the weekend of June 3rd, 2017 unknown suspects entered the compound at the rear of a Richmond Street business in Chatham. Once inside the thieves broke into a boat parked in the compound causing $200 in damages, and removed $10,000 in spoons, body baits, releases and dipsy diver lures used for salmon fishing.…

Fires Set Intentionally

In the early morning hours of Tuesday May 27th, 2017 an unknown person set a port-a-john on fire in Glen Mickel Park in Wallaceburg. Later a garbage can was also set on fire at a residence on Henry Street. Given how close these two locations are it is likely the same person is responsible. The…

Theft & Damage – Parks & Rec Tilbury

Recently the Parks and Recreation utility shed located at Memorial Park in Tilbury has been the scene of two break and enters. Both times tools were taken and extensive damage was done to the building. Crime Stoppers is seeking your assistance to identify who the persons are that are responsible for these thefts. Your anonymous…

Local Schools Theft & Damage

Overnight on Saturday May 24th, 2017 windows were smashed at H.W Burgess School, Christ the King School, Holy Family School and the Christian Reformed Church in Wallaceburg. The investigation indicates that these acts of mischief were committed by the same suspects. In one instance, entry was gained into the school and items were taken. Damages…

Spring Tips To Avoid Theft

Spring is here, and it is the season of yard work and barbeques. Unfortunately, it is also the season of open garage doors, open ground level windows and unlocked doors to your home. Overnight on May 12th, 2017 two garages on Sherwood Court in Chatham were entered by thieves because of open doors. Tools, alcohol…