Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Police’

Watchful neighbour key to a robbery in progress falling short

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Sarnia Police say a watchful neighbour was able to foil a robbery in progress in the 200 block of Bright Street Monday evening (July 14) The home being robbed was vacant when the neighbour observed two men at the rear sliding door around 9 p.m. The neighbour called Sarnia Police who responded and arrested two […]

Sarnia Police seize ‘large quantities’ of marijuana in apartment raid

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Sarnia Police say officers executed a search warrant on an apartment in the 100 block of George Street Tuesday, seizing what is described as a large quantity of cannabis marijuana with a street value of $4,330. The raid, which took place about 5:30 p.m., resulted in the arrest of the resident. He was held for […]

Sarnia Police say incident shows that ‘weapons, drugs, stolen property go hand in hand’

A search of a Queen Street apartment last Friday has resulted in the seizure of drugs, weapons and stolen property as well as the arrest of two individuals, say Sarnia Police. One was a 37-year-old resident of the premises who faces various charges, including possession of drugs, weapons and stolen property. A 26-year-old woman, who […]

Woman faces drug charges after search warrant

A drug warrant last Thursday has resulted in a 24-year-old Sarnia woman being charged with various drug charges including possession for the purposes of trafficking. Sarnia Police executed the search warrant in a residence in the 700 block of Rogers Street around 9:30 p.m. No one was at home at the time, but officers found […]

Sarnia Police respond to 146 calls over weekend

Sarnia Police Service responded to 146 calls for service this past weekend. Officers also conducted 22 traffic stops for various traffic violations.  Some of the calls include: 5 – 911 calls 10 – Alarm calls 5 – Animal complaints 7 – Disturb the peace 8 – Domestic disputes 7 – Liquor License Act 4 – […]

Sarnia Police asking for public help with identification of suspect

Sarnia Police are asking for the assistance of anyone who may be able to recognize a person they say removed a purse and laptop computer from a vehicle outside a restaurant on Saturday, June 28. A surveillance video seen below (while in poor original quality) may be helpful, say police. The suspect was in a […]

Traffic stop leads to cautionary note regarding ‘look alike’ pellet guns

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A traffic stop late Monday morning (July 7) during which time the uniformed Sarnia Police officer noticed what looked very much like a Colt “Defender” handgun has Sarnia Police issuing a warning people who own similar “weapons.” “This is not the first time officers have encountered a pellet gun that resembled the real thing,” said […]

Domestic disturbance sends axe-wielding man into arms of police

In the early hours of Sunday, officers responded to an assault in the south end of the city. When officers arrived they met the victim at the end of the driveway of a residence. While speaking with the victim, officers saw the accused in the home pacing back and forth through an open door. Officers […]

Sarnia Police stop swerving car, man accused of driving drunk

A call to Sarnia Police on Saturday, reporting a suspected drunk driver, resulted in charges being laid after officers stopped a vehicle in the area of Brigden Road and Lakeshore Road at about 9:45 p.m. The driver, a 44-year-old man from Sarnia, had been seen swerving and appeared to be arguing with a passenger. Police […]

Weekend police report includes 165 calls for service

Sarnia Police Service answered 165 calls for service during the last weekend of June 2014. The calls include : 6 – 911 hang Up Calls 11 – Alarm Calls 4 – Disturb the Peace 13 – Domestic/Family Disputes 3 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 8 – Noise Complaints