Bicycle Theft Season

The nice weather has begun to arrive and bicycles are coming out of storage. This also means that bicycles are being stolen from unlocked sheds, garages and from the fronts of people’s homes. Crime Stoppers wants to remind everyone to be diligent about your bicycle ownership. Mark your property for easy identification. Write down the…

Threat At Wallaceburg District Secondary School

On Thursday February 28th, 2019 a note threatening an individual at the Wallaceburg District Secondary School was discovered. The victim was advised of the threat and, in the interest of safety, the school was closed the following day. Incidents such as this are very serious and the police continue to investigate the threat. Crime Stoppers…

Tax Season Scam Calls

Once again its tax season and people across Chatham-Kent are receiving the scam Canada Revenue phone calls. The callers often use threatening language or state the police are on the way to your home, in an effort to intimidate victims into complying with their demands. Crime Stoppers is reminding everyone that unknown phone calls to…

Theft & Damage At Wellington Street in Dresden

Sometime overnight on February 24th, 2019 unknown suspects entered a warehouse on Wellington Street in Dresden. Once inside the thieves ransacked the office area causing damage to cabinets and furniture. The suspects then stole a tool chest, various hand tools, a generator and two chain saws. The value of the theft is over $5000. Crime…

Theft Of Coin Machine At Dauw Auto Wash

Sometime overnight on Monday February 4th, 2019 unknown suspects entered the wash bay area of Dauw Auto Wash in Wallaceburg. The thieves then forcibly removed the coin operating machine from one of the bays. The machine had approximately $20 in coins in it, however it is valued at over $2000. Crime Stoppers is seeking information…

Heavy Equipment Stolen On Gregory Drive

Overnight on Sunday February 3rd , 2019 unknown suspects entered a shop located at a Gregory Drive West property. The thieves removed a 2009 John Deere 27D Mini Excavator, a 2011 Terex PT60 Multi Terrain Track Loader, and a 2016 Terex RT30 ASV Track Loader. Also taken were extra forks and buckets. Additionally a Stihl…

Theft From Wheatley Business

Sometime over the weekend of January 26th, 2019 unknown suspects entered H&H Wood Products on Eastman Drive in Wheatley causing about $3000 damage. Once inside, the suspects stole various power and hand tools, an Acer laptop, a Dell tablet and cash. Total value of the theft has been estimated at $12,000. Crime Stoppers is seeking…

Tools & Electronics Stolen In Ridgetown

Sometime between Sunday, January 13th , 2019 and Thursday, January 17th , 2019 unknown suspects forced their way into a building on Albert Street in Ridgetown. Once inside the suspect removed a quantity of tools and electronics with an estimated value of $20,000. This amount of property cannot be just carried away. The suspects could…

Damages At Glen Mickle Park

On Sunday January 6th, 2019 the Chatham Kent Police discovered that the doors to the men’s washroom at Glen Mickle Park was insecure. Inspection of the interior revealed that unknown suspects had entered the washroom and smashed the toilets, and urinals. Several areas of the building, both inside and outside, and around the pavilion had…