Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Sarnia Police asking for help in its investigation of crash

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The Sarnia Police Service Traffic Division is investigating a motor vehicle collision that occurred on October 30, 2014 at Michigan Line east of Modeland Road at the sharp bend in the road. Police say a vehicle travelling south bound drove though the south guard rail leaving behind extensive debris and fleeing the scene. The incident […]

Police cruiser gets ‘near miss’ before arresting man for impaired driving

Two Sarnia Police officers say they were almost struck by an eastbound vehicle while parked on Davis Street near Mackenzie Street on Saturday (November 1), only to see the eastbound vehicle that almost hit them proceed to nearly strike another vehicle. It was then that officers stopped the vehicle and arrested a 34-year-old Wallaceburg man […]

Police say they dealt with three incidents involving weapons over weekend

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Sarnia Police report three incidents involving weapons that occurred over the weekend, beginning on Saturday (November 1) when a “self-appointed” sleuth thought it was a good idea to have a handgun (which turned out to be a BB pistol) with him when he was approaching people who he thought had been involved in purse snatching […]

Sarnia Police add to charges in Alfred St. fire

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A Sarnia man now faces a second count of attempted murder along with the charges of aggravated assault, arson and flight from police that stem from a fire in a home on Alfred Street October 21. The accused, 38-year-old Peter Kupec, was in custody earlier today waiting for a bail hearing, said Sarnia Police. In […]

Sarnia Police encouraging ‘safe Halloween’ as the big day approaches

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Halloween is fast approaching and the Sarnia Police Service is reminding the community that a safe Halloween is a happy Halloween.  Remember these important and practical safety tips : “Trick or Treat” costumes should be light weight, reflective, flame resistant, fitted properly and weather appropriate.   Avoid long costumes that become a tripping hazard.  Do not […]

Sarnia Police say they are continuing to investigate fire, expect more charges to be laid

Sarnia Police say they are continuing to investigate a fire that occurred Tuesday at a home in the 100 block of Alfred Street. A 38-year-old Sarnia man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, arson and fleeing police but Sarnia Police say additional charges are expected. They are asking anyone with information […]

Sarnia Police say woman arrested for intoxication faces charges of assault

Sarnia Police say a 23-year-old City woman has been charged with breach of probation and two counts of assaulting a police officer in an incident that occurred Tuesday (October 21) just before 8 p.m. Officers were called to the 200 block of Queen Street On Tuesday October 21, 2014 just before 8:00 p.m. in response […]

Sarnia Police have 38-year-old in custody in aftermath of ‘suspicious’ house fire

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Sarnia Police say they have a 38-year-old Sarnia man in custody on charges of attempted murder and arson after a house fire in the 100 block of Alfred Street this morning (Tuesday, October 21). The fire, which was called in about 5 a.m.,  resulted in a 24-year-old Sarnia man being seriously injured and one firefighter […]

Sarnia Police report 153 calls for service over weekend

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Sarnia Police Service officers responded to 153 calls for service over the past weekend. Officers also conducted 18 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 153 calls include: 4 – 911 Hang Up Calls 12 – Alarm Calls 2 – Break and Enters 7 – Disturb the Peace Calls 10 – Domestic/Family Disputes 10 – […]

Police arrest and charge man with trafficking

  Sarnia Police have arrested and charged a 45-year-old Forest man with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking after observing what was believed to be a drug transaction earlier this week. The incident, which is said to have occurred Tuesday (October 14) at about 11:30 p.m., involved an officer observing the driver of a pickup […]