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…

Theft At Wallaceburg High School

Sometime between 8:30 pm and 11:00 pm on Wednesday March 30th, 2016 unknown suspects entered the Wallaceburg District High School and forced their way into several classrooms. The suspects rummaged through desk drawers, cabinets and closets removing several items including a Nikon camera, a UV laser, and 2 ACER Lap Top computers. The value of the items stolen is over…

Road Rage Incident

At approximately 3 pm on Saturday April 2nd, 2016 at the intersection of Grand Avenue and St Clair Street in Chatham; an incident occurred between two drivers while both where making turns. The situation quickly deteriorated with the victim being chased by the suspect through the streets of Chatham ending on a dead end street in the area of…