Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Secure disposal event ‘huge success’


The numbers are in and the Sarnia Police Service considers the 2014 Shred It event a huge success. More than 600 people  took advantage of the April 26 opportunity to bring some 14,212 pounds of documents to be destroyed at an operation set up at the Walmart parking lot in Sarnia. Since 2006, similar events [...]

Sarnia Police seize drugs, cash from Afton Court residence

A drug warrant executed on an Afton Court residence has resulted in the arrest of a 37-year-old female and the seizure of just over 20 grams of cocaine and 2 Oxycodone tablets with a street value of just over $2,100. Sarnia Police made the search just before 5 p.m. Thursday (May 1), also seizing $2,100 [...]

Apparent domestic disturbance escalates as cabbie and officer are assaulted

Sarnia Police say a taxi driver who came to pick up an early morning fare in the area of Netherlands Place was assaulted, as was a police officer who responded to an incident that began just after 2 a.m. Friday morning (May 2). A 26-year-old man faces charges of assault, mischief to property, resist arrest, [...]

Brother and sister nabbed in mall shoplifting incident

Sarnia Police say a brother and sister face charges of theft after a shoplifting incident in Lambton Mall that occurred Monday evening (April 28). Around 7:30 p.m., police say a 19-year-old woman and her 18-year-old brother were seen entering a mall store and subsequently were observed concealing a number of clothing items without paying for [...]

Domestic disturbance leads to arrest of 21-year-old

Sarnia Police say they have arrested a 21-year-old man after being called to a Wellington Street domestic disturbance. The accused was allegedly having an argument with his mother, then became involved in an argument with a second man when a physical altercation ensued. Police say the accused grabbed a knife block, throwing it at the [...]

Sarnia Police find drugs, weapons in Cardiff Dr. raid last Friday night

Sarnia Police say a raid on Cardiff Drive last Friday night resulted in the arrest of two residents, a 26-year-old female and a 34-year-old man who now face a number of charges related to possession of drugs and weapons and, in the case of the man, bail violations. Officers say they found Fentanyl, marijuana and [...]

Sarnia Police report 136 calls for service over weekend

Sarnia Police Service answered 136 calls for service this past weekend. Officers also conducted 24 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 136 calls include: 1 – 911 Hang Up Calls 11 – Alarm Calls 7 – Disturb the Peace 6 – Domestic/Family Disputes 5 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 4 – Noise Complaints 10 – [...]

Woman charged with driving at three times the legal limit after help from following motorist

Thanks to the actions of a motorist who followed a woman who appeared to be driving erratically down Modeland Road, Sarnia Police say they were able to arrest a 60-year-old whose breath samples showed she was three times the legal limit for alcohol. The incident, which occurred around 9:30 p.m. Thursday (April 24), ended when [...]

Sarnia Police ask for help in identifying thieves

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Sarnia Police are appealing to the public for assistance in identifying two suspects they say were captured on video surveillance. One of the suspects is seen in the video below entering the exercise room of an apartment building on College Avenue on Feb. 21. He is alleged to have then returned the next day with [...]

Sarnia Police report 190 calls for service on long Easter weekend

Sarnia Police Service answered 190 calls for service since 5:00 p.m. on Good Friday until 7:00 AM Tuesday. Officers also conducted 49 traffic stops for various traffic violations. The 190 calls include: 7 – 911 Hang Up Calls 11 – Alarm Call 10 – Disturb The Peace 16 – Domestic/Family Disputes 6 – Liquor Violation Calls 11 – [...]