Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Relatively peaceful New Year’s celebration from Police standpoint

Sarnia Police are reporting only three arrests on Tuesday night’s downtown celebration on Christina Street. Just before midnight, and as the crowd was beginning to grow significantly, a 57-year-old Sarnia man pushed one of the private security personnel that were manning the gate at Front and Lochiel Streets.  He was upset at how long it was taking to [...]

Sarnia Police report 120 calls for service on last weekend of 2013

Sarnia Police responded to 120 calls for service in the last weekend of December 2013: 7    Alarms 8    Disturb the Peace/Noise complaints 12  Domestic/Family disputes 8    Motor Vehicle collisions 6    Theft reports 4    Trespassing/Unwanted person complaints

Sarnia Police gearing up for downtown road hockey game Tuesday afternoon


Members of the Sarnia Police Service are teaming up with the Lambton Drug Awareness Action Committee to go up against members of the Sarnia Legionnaires Junior B Hockey team tomorrow (Tuesday, Dec. 31) for a road hockey game. The event is part of a drug free New Year’s celebration in downtown Sarnia. Organizers advise dressing [...]

Sarnia Police release video of suspect in theft of rings at Lambton College

In an incident that was until recently being handled internally by Lambton College, the theft of an estimated $10,000 worth of school rings back in early September is now receiving Sarnia Police attention. On Sept. 3, a tray of rings set up by a vendor, went missing some time after 1 p.m. that day. Video [...]

Sarnia Police release video of suspect in Quinn Drive robbery

Sarnia Police are investigating a robbery which occurred Sunday night on Quinn Drive, during which a man is said to have walked out of a store without paying for items he put in a bag. The man is said to have threatened a security guard who confronted him while he was leaving the store. This [...]

Sarnia Police officer charged as result of collision while headed to fatal crash

A Sarnia Police officer has been issued a Provincial Offence notice under the Highway Traffic Act for Failing to Yield as a result of a crash at the intersection of Exmouth Street and Indian Road on Wednesday (December 11). The collision occurred while the officer was on his way to a serious collision on Rosedale [...]

First-ever Cop Shop event an overwhelming success, say organizers

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Sarnia Police are calling Wednesday’s first-ever “Cop Shop”—a cooperative event between the force and Lambton Mall—an overwhelming success. Some 20 very happy police officers and 20 lucky kids, selected by their school, participated in the event, which included each youngster having $200 in Lambton Mall bucks to spend in stores of their choice. The group [...]

Police respond to store robbery on Indian Road South

Sarnia Police say they are investigating a robbery that occurred very early Friday morning at a store in the 200 block of Indian Road South. Officers responded to the 1:40 a.m. call and continued to receive information that a lone male had entered a business brandishing a knife. The suspect left northbound on Indian Road [...]

Police say suspects in armed robbery of Bright’s Grove pharmacy still at large

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Sarnia Police are continuing to investigate a rare armed robbery after a Bright’s Grove pharmacy was held up Friday afternoon (Dec. 6) by two masked men holding what appeared to be a firearm. Lambton OPP assisted with a canine unit that happened to be in the area. Police are not disclosing what, if anything, was [...]

Alleged hit and run driver identified as Sarnia Police officer

Sarnia Police say one of their own was the driver of a truck that hit two light standards at the corner of Michigan Ave and Colborne Rd. last Sunday. The officer, 35-year-old Jeff Michael Simm, was arrested just before 9 a.m. Thursday (Dec. 5). Police had previously asked for the public’s help in locating the [...]