Posts Tagged ‘crime stoppers’

  • Crime of the Week

    Oct 26, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The Oct. 12 brazen daylight robbery of the Bank of Montreal in Bothwell remains under investigation, and police would like the public’s help in solving this one. A man entered the bank shortly before 3 p.m. that day, concealing what appeared to be a firearm...

  • Crime of the week

    Oct 20, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    During the overnight hours of Oct. 16, unknown suspects cut their way through a chain link fence into a storage facility on Gillard Street in Wallaceburg. The thieves then entered 4 different storage units and made off with a fishing tackle box and a Shaw...

  • Fingerprint kit donation

    Sep 13, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers program was pleased to accept the donation of an EZ CHILD/SENIOR ID kit from the Chatham Moose Lodge 1692.  This computerized fingerprinting program allows Crime Stoppers to make digital fingerprints, voice recordings and...

  • Our girls are not for sale

    Aug 10, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Editor’s note: This is part one in a two-part series about human trafficking in Ontario According to the Ontario government, human trafficking is one of the fastest-growing crimes in Ontario, which accounts for 65 per cent of police-reported cases...

  • Chief backs C-K Crime Stoppers

    May 17, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News2 Comments

    Another year, and nearly $3 million more in drugs and stolen property recovered, thanks to Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers. The organization held its annual luncheon May 11 to review its stats and to thank sponsors and supporters. Const. Dave Bakker, co-ordinator...

  • Suspect sought

    Mar 1, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

      In the early morning hours of Wednesday February 24, a Hudson Street resident in Wallaceburg was surprised by a man leaving her unlocked garage. Crime Stoppers is seeking information that can identify the suspect. He is described as a thin native male...

  • Answering the call against crime

    Jan 19, 16 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Information supplied to Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers resulted in more than $7,500 worth of drugs being removed from local streets each day according to the agency’s annual report. Const. David Bakker of Crime Stoppers said $2.88 million worth of drugs and...

  • Round them up!

    Jul 28, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The all Canadian Dodge Rodeo Tour along with Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers held the Ultimate Rodeo on July 17 in Paincourt. The event consisted of junior and adult bull riding, ladies’ pole bending, barrel racing – shown here – and bareback riding. The...

  • Round them up!

    Jul 21, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The all Canadian Dodge Rodeo Tour along with Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers held the Ultimate Rodeo on July 17 in Paincourt. The event consisted of junior and adult bull riding, ladies’ pole bending, barrel racing – shown here – and bareback riding. The...

  • Horsing around at local schools

    Jun 17, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Suicide drags, vaults, hippodrome stand, fender drags – these terms might be new to your vocabulary, but for students at St. Joseph School in Chatham, they spelled excitement. The Vollans family of Off Kilter Equine Entertainment visited area schools to...