Chatham-Kent Daily News Release - 04Sept2018

Source: Chatham-Kent Police
Date: Tue Sep 4 11:54:23 MST 2018

The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 164 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Five people were arrested.

Itís the First Day of School
The Chatham-Kent Police Service would like to wish all the kids going to school this morning a safe, fun and memorable school year.

Just a reminder to all motorists that there will be an increase in traffic and pedestrians, especially young children out on our streets today. Please reduce your speed in the area of crosswalks and school zones, remember slower is safer.

With school buses back on the road, all drivers must stop when approaching a stopped school bus with its upper red lights and stop arm flashing, regardless of the speed limit or number of lanes. Motorists failing to comply may be issued a $490 fine and six demerit points.

Back to school safety is a community effort. Letís make the 2018-2019 school year here in Chatham-Kent a safe one.

Bus Safety

Man Charged with Weapons Dangerous CK18041318
Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a report of a suspicious man on Tilbury Street. While speaking to police, the man pulled out a pocket knife. Officers ordered the man to drop the knife, however he failed to comply and opened it. The man eventually dropped the knife and was taken into custody following a struggle with police.

The 24-year-old Tilbury man was charged with being in possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and resisting a peace officer. He was released pending a future court date of September 25, 2018.

Man Charged with Theft CK18041386
Last night around 7:00 p.m. police attended a residence in Chatham in regards to a stolen bicycle.

Through investigation, police identified the man responsible. A couple hours later, officers located the man on Inshes Avenue and he was arrested.

Dale Mason-Delaney, 28 years, of Merritt Avenue in Chatham was charged with theft under $5000. He was released pending a future court date of September 18, 2018.

The bicycle was recovered by police and returned to its rightful owner.

Man Charged with Failing to Comply CK18041437
The man is currently bound by conditions to obey a daily curfew of 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and not to possess or consume unlawful drugs.

Shortly after 3:00 a.m. this morning, an officer on general patrol observed the man walking on Thames Street in Chatham. The man was arrested for breaching his curfew.

Upon being searched incident to arrest, the man was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and hydromorphone pills.

The 35-year-old Leamington man has been charged with two counts of failing to comply and two counts of drug possession. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Woman Arrested on Outstanding Warrant CK18041439
Around 3:30 a.m. the woman was observed in the area of Thames Street and Dover Street in Chatham. Through investigation, police learned that the woman was wanted by Windsor Police.

The 40-year-old woman was arrested and transported back to Windsor for court purposes.

Blyth Bill

Area OPP

Theft Of SUV Update - SUV Located In Huron County
Collision Involving School Bus
Fatal Collision Update - Arrest Made
Theft Of SUV Under Investigation - Plate BWKX648
Tampering With Licence Plate Doesn't Fool OPP's ALPR - Stephen TOLTON Charged
Police Looking For Witnesses After Hit And Run
Two Stihl Chainsaws Stolen
Dodge Caravan Stolen From Chatsworth
Theft Of Electrical Wire In Kincardine
Three 18 Year Olds Charged Following Loud Exhaust Investigation
Two Arrested For Impaired Driving - MUIRHEAD & GINGERICH
Theft Of ATV Under Investigation
Utility Trailer Stolen From Commercial Parking Lot
Another Methamphetamine Bust - 32 Year Old Arrested
24 Year Old Passed Out Behind Wheel Facing Charges - Name Released
Three Sent To Hospital Following Multi-vehicle Collision
OPP To Start Policing Wingham Noon 21Feb2019
Sara PATTERSON Arrested After Attempted Theft Of Vehicle
Police Respond To Alarm At LCBO
Catalytic Converter Stolen Off Pickup Truck
31 Year Old Facing Drunk Driving Charge
Head On Collision Near Seaforth - One Airlifted To London Hospital
Drunk Driving Charge Laid - Melanie FRANK
OPP Investigating Fuel Thefts
30 Year Old Arrested After Refusing To Pay Cab Fare

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Health Unit: Avoid Mosquito Bites

North Huron

NOTICE: Special Meeting of the North Huron Police Services Board - July 3, 2018

Wingham Police Service

Council Summons All Wingham Police Officers To Council Meeting - Apology Expected From Blyth & E-W Councillors For 18 Years Of Forcing Wingham Police To Exist Against Their Will & Bankrupting Wingham