Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Vapour release at IOL may have been ‘burp’ in process line

A “Code 8″ alarm at Imperial Oil that sounded at about 3:38 p.m. Friday (Feb. 7) may have been something approximating a “burp” in one of the process lines. Under the Code 8 rules, the incident is an “on-site emergency” being handled by company personnel, but Sarnia Fire and Sarnia Police both responded. Sarnia Police [...]

Sarnia Police say Friday drug resulted in several arrests

Sarnia Police say a drug bust made last Friday morning (Jan. 31) has resulted in two of seven people in a house in the 4000 block of London Line facing charges and another two who were not at home at the time also arrested and face various charges. Police seized about 7 grams of marijuana [...]

Sarnia Police report 122 calls for service over weekend

Sarnia Police responded to 122 calls for service over the first weekend of February 2014. Officers also conducted 16 traffic stops for various highway traffic infractions. The 122 calls include: 5 – 911 hang up calls 8 – Alarms 9 – Domestic/Family Disputes 1 – Impaired 12 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 8 – Noise Complaints [...]

Sarnia Police say driver of truck that ran red light was drunk

Sarnia Police say failure to stop at a red light on Friday night (Jan. 31) resulted in a collision between a pick-up truck and a car at the intersection of George and Mitton Streets. The incident, which occurred at about 8:30 p.m., involved a truck driven by a 44-year-old Sarnia man, who was arrested at the [...]

Sarnia Police warning stores about proliferation of bogus currency

Sarnia Police are advising local merchants to be aware of counterfeit bills surfacing in the city. Since November 2013 about 15 reports of counterfeit bills have been received, with the most common bills being the older paper Canadian $100.00. However, police have also investigated incidents with Canadian $5.00 and US $20.00 bills. Merchants are reminded to take extra [...]

Sarnia Police report 112 calls for service over weekend

Sarnia Police Service responded to 112 calls for service over the past weekend. Officers also conducted 37 traffic stops for various highway traffic infractions. The 112 calls include: 8 – 911 Hang up calls 9 – Alarms 12 – Domestic/Family Disputes 2 – Impaired Drivers 17 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 6 – Noise Complaints

Police make arrest in vehicle break-in caper; ask for victims to come forward to claim property

Sarnia Police say an investigation of theft overnight Sunday from a number of ehicles in the Mitton, Brock, Maria and Forsyth St. areas has resulted in the arrest of a 20-year-old man. Police say the suspect was expected to appear late Monday morning for a bail hearing. Officers say a large amount of property that [...]

Police arrest five on drug charges after search warrant


Sarnia Police say they arrested five adults on Wednesday evening after a search warrant was executed at a residence in the 100 block of Queen Street. The arrested—three men aged 22, 27, and 25, and two women, aged 18 and 26—remain in custody awaiting bail. Police say the total street value of the drugs seized [...]

Sarnia Police appealing to public for assistance in identifying suspects in theft

bike walked out

Sarnia Police are appealing to the public for help in identifying two men they say entered a Sarnia business together and exited the same store within 15 minutes. The incident, which occurred on Dec. 24, 2013 around 3 p.m., was recorded on video, which police say shows one of the men in possession of a [...]

Mystery around 911 calls solved after police appeal for help

911 call

The mystery behind an early January appeal by Sarnia Police who had logged some 361 calls from one cell phone (minus its SIM card) to the emergency 911 line since Christmas Day has been solved. Police now say the calls were made by a 10-year-old student who has hearing and developmental issues. Knowing that the [...]