Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Repeat sexual offender, released in Sarnia, now faces additional charge

Daniel Swarath, a 44-year-old Sarnia man already facing several sex-related charges, was arrested on Wednesday for what Sarnia Police say is a new count of sexual assault that dates back to 1991. Swarath had already served time in a London jail after being convicted of several sexual assaults in October 2010. In March 2014, having [...]

Sarnia Police investigating spray paint vandalism

Sarnia Police are investigating numerous calls of damage to property in the 300 block of Somerset Crescent. Sometime overnight on Saturday April 5, 2014, several neighbours in the 300 block of Somerset Crescent had vehicles and other property spray painted.  Police have taken eight damage to property reports so far. Several vehicles had been spray [...]

‘Shred It’ event coming to Wal-Mart parking lot later this month

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Sarnia Police, in partnership with Shred It and Wal-Mart, is hosting their annual “Shred It” event on Saturday April 26, 2014. The event, which is being held in the Wal-Mart parking lot (1444 Quinn Drive), will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome to bring their personal and confidential documents and paperwork for [...]

Sarnia Police shed light on case of missing coin machine

Sarnia Police now say they have arrested a 23-year-old Sarnia man they believe stole a coin machine from a downtown laundromat last week. The chain of events leading to the discovery began on April 1, when police stopped the man on a bicycle, the main reason being the lack of a light on the bike. [...]

Police would like to know origins of coin machine found in backpack

Sarnia Police are asking for the public’s help determining the origins of a large coin machine  found on a 23-year-old Sarnia man who was arrested late Monday night. Police say a uniformed patrol sergeant stopped a bicycling man in the area of Mitton Street and Davis Street, ostensibly because he had no light on the [...]

Sarnia Police deal with three males, allegedly drunk, at fast food restaurant

Sarnia Police Service officers were called to a fast food restaurant on London Road early Thursday morning (April 3) to deal with three drunken males. Staff called police at about 4 a.m., stating that one male was on the service counter yelling and screaming. After being asked to leave and refusing, police arrived but the [...]

Woman ‘blows kiss’ at officer who recognizes her from video of theft

A woman who with a male are accused of theft from a Christina Street business on Saturday (March 30) was arrested later in the day after she “blew a kiss” to a Sarnia police officer on patrol in the Vidal Street/Devine Street area. The officer recognized the woman from video footage of the theft and [...]

Sarnia Police report 93 calls for service over weekend

Sarnia Police Service handled 93 calls for service during the last weekend of March. Officers also conducted 22 traffic stops for various traffic infractions. The calls include: 2 – 911 Hang Up Calls 6 – Alarm Calls 13 – Domestic/Family Disputes 10 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 4 – Disturb the Peace

Sarnia Police handled 112 calls over weekend

Sarnia Police Service handled 112 calls for service over the past weekend. Officers also conducted 23 traffic stops for various traffic infractions. The 112 calls included: 4 – 911 Hang Up Calls 10 – Alarm Calls 3 – Disturb the Peace 5 – Domestic/Family Disputes 3 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 7 – Noise Complaints

Pair arrested after break in, assault on homeowner

Sarnia Police say two men forced their way into a home in the south end of Sarnia during the early hours of Thursday (March 13), assaulting the lone occupant of the house, who was sleeping when the break in occurred. The incident began with the break in, and escalated to threats and an assault that [...]