More Suspicious Fires

During the early evening hours on Tuesday June 28 th , 2016 police and fire officials attended an abandoned house on Corktown Line near Wallaceburg that was engulfed by flames. The fire has been deemed suspicious and is very similar to several fires that have occurred over the past few months in Chatham-Kent and Lambton County. Crime Stoppers is seeking…

Wallaceburg Break & Enter

On Wednesday June 22 nd 2016 unknown suspects entered an unlocked window of a Wallace Street home in Wallaceburg. Once inside the thieves removed over $10,000 in jewelry and cash. During the summer months break and enters like this increase dramatically. Please remember to lock your front door when you are in the backyard and away from the house.…

More Phone Scams

Unfortunately, once again, a person from Chatham-Kent has fallen victim to a phone scam where they have lost thousands of dollars. These 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…

Assault At Ursuline Avenue

On Saturday May 7 th , 2016 at 3:30 pm at Grand and Ursuline Avenue the victim was assisting a disabled motorcyclist when he was approached by an unknown male who began arguing with him. The suspect punched the 63 year old victim in the head and the throat, fracturing his larynx requiring emergency surgery. The suspect is described as…

Two Summer Related Thefts

Recently the Chatham Kent Police received reports of two summer related thefts. Sometime this month someone stole a 1979 white Falcon camping trailer from a property on Colbourne Street in Chatham and on Monday May 30 th , 2016 suspects stole a 16’ camo coloured boat with a 15HP outboard motor from a residence on Bury Road. Crime Stoppers is…

Power Washer Stolen

During the afternoon of Wednesday May 18 th , 2016 unknown suspects removed a Honda industrial power washer from the rear of Vankesteren Hyundai located on Richmond Street in Chatham. The washer worth approximately $4000 was secured to a flatbed truck with tie down straps, which had been burned and broken open. Crime Stoppers is seeking information to locate…

Victoria Ave Home Robbery

During the evening hours of May 10th, 2016 unknown suspects entered a Victoria Avenue home and stole a men’s Rolex gold watch worth $15000, a Gibson Les Paul guitar 1995 Jimmy Page #2 valued at $8000 and a Red Head Camo Bag containing $7000 in Cameras and Video Cameras. If you know who the person responsible for this break…

Boat Motors Stolen

During the early morning hours of May 2nd unknown suspects cut their way inside of Maple City Marine on Grand Avenue East, Chatham. Once inside, the suspects stole a 250HP outboard Yamaha motor, 200HP outboard Yamaha motor and 175HP outboard Yamaha motor. Total value of the theft is estimated at $60,000. Crime Stoppers is seeking information for the identity…

Copper Wire Theft Dufferin Avenue

Overnight on Monday April 18th, 2016 unknown suspects entered a construction site on Dufferin Avenue in Chatham causing approximately $500 in damages. Once inside they removed over $4000 in copper wire. Copper thefts are once again on the rise in Chatham-Kent with several construction projects and business recently being targeted. Please take the time to secure any copper products…

Home Robbed While Owner Outside

On Thursday April 14th, 2016 the victim was doing yard work outside of her Baldoon Road home in Chatham when she noticed a women exiting her house through the front door. The victim confronted the suspect who apologized and stated she thought the house was for sale. The suspect then fled on foot towards Oxley Avenue. The homeowner…