Posts Tagged ‘crime’

Update: Twin Lakes homicide, police asking for more public assistance

Mazda Protégé (Photo1)

Did you see this vehicle on Fri., Sep. 7 between 4 a.m. and 5:30 a.m.? Sarnia Police Services are looking for anyone who may have seen a grey, 4-door, Mazda Protégé that is believed to have travelled between Twin Lakes Drive and Ross Avenue early Friday morning. Police said the route taken by the vehicle [...]

Update: Twin Lakes homicide, family releases photo of victim

Joanne Underhill

The autopsy on 50-year-old Joanne Underhill was completed over the weekend on Sep. 8 at London Health Sciences Centre. The preliminary cause of death is listed as a stab wound. 52-year-old James Province appeared today by video at the Provincial Court, Sarnia Division. ;The accused was remanded in custody until Oct. 9. Today members of [...]

Sarnia Police to host second Tweet-a-Thon

Sarnia Police will be having a second Tweet-a-Thon on September 8, 2012

Once again Sarnia Police will be demonstrating their staunch commitment to connecting with the public and how they’ve embraced social media coming off their very successful inaugural Tweet-a-Thon that was held on Canada Day Sarnia Police Service will be hosting another Tweet-a-Thon on Saturday, Sep. 8 starting at 8 p.m.  The first one was held [...]

Police looking for Sentry safe taken from home in Wiltshire subdivision

Sentry safe

Sarnia Police are looking for a missing Sentry safe allegedly taken from a home in the Wiltshire subdivision by someone who was house-sitting for the homeowners. The incident started on Sep. 1 when the residents arranged for a family friend to house sit for them while they went on holiday. The house sitter had a [...]

Westminster Avenue experienced two separate break and enters over weekend

Sarnia Police Service cruiser

Police said two homes on Westminster Avenue in Sarnia were broken into sometime between Sep. 1 and Sep. 2. In the first case, someone entered through a rear patio door which was left unlocked and removed a man’s wallet and a woman’s purse from the kitchen area sometime after 11 p.m. Cash and identification was [...]

Sarnia Police updates community on busy Labour Day Weekend

Sarnia Police Service

This year, said police, Labour Day Weekend was busy as local law enforcement reportedly responded to 262 calls for service since Friday, Aug. 31 at 5 p.m. Reported were the following calls: 24           911 calls 16           Alarms 5             Assault complaints 4             Break and Enter complaints 11           Disturb the Peace 21           Domestic/Family Disputes 23           Liquor Licence Act calls [...]

Sarnia police to use speed indicator trailer over next few weeks

Typical speed trailer used by police forces around North American

Sarnia police said residents and visitors will see the Speed Indicator Trailer in town over the next few weeks. This device is used by law enforcement to create driver awareness by reducing speed and changing driver behavior. The trailer will be placed in various areas of the city and tells a driver what their speed [...]

Police arrest impaired driver, find open liquor

Sarnia Police Service

A Sarnia woman, 26, is facing charges after allegedly being behind the wheel of a van when it went off the road and into a ditch in the area of Waterworks Road and Confederation Street on Jul. 20. Sarnia police responded around 8:20 p.m. after they were alerted to the single-vehicle accident. The alleged driver [...]

Second daytime break and enter in three days

Second daytime break and enter in three days

Sarnia Police are investigating another day time break and enter. This newest incident allegedly happened in the 200-block of Maria Street sometime between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Jul. 19. Police said taken was jewelry, a laptop computer, coins and a camera. Entry was apparently gained through the front door in what is the [...]

Update: Damage in Canatara park overnight, police locate vehicle and driver

Sarnia's Canatara Park

Sarnia Police have located the blue 2004 Toyota Echo that was involved in the collision in Canatara Park early this morning. An overnight disturbance in Canatara Park left an aftermath of significant damage, both to the vehicle involved and park grounds. The incident is said to have happened in the early morning hours prior to [...]