St. Thomas Police

Break and Enter and Assault has Police looking for a 36-year old female

Police were called to a Maple Street address at approximately 10:40pm on Tuesday February 28, 2017, after a domestic related incident had occurred. Upon the arrival of the Officers it was discovered that the victim, a 34-year old male was assaulted after his ex-girlfriend broke into his residence. He did …

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Shoplifting

A 21-year old female wound up behind bars yesterday after stealing candy and gum. Shortly before 9:00pm on Monday February 27, 2017, the female entered the store, grabbed some gum, chocolate bars and ate a handful of Sour Watermelon Candies leaving the North end Convenience Store making no attempt to …

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Impaired by Drug

On February 24th, 2017 in the early afternoon, the St. Thomas Police responded the report of a possible impaired driver in the East end of the City.  The vehicle was followed by a citizen, which was eventually involved in a minor collision. Officers arrived on scene shortly after and spoke with …

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Recovered Stolen Vehicle

On Wednesday February 22nd, 2017, a local resident parked their car in the downtown core. When the owner returned a short time later, they discovered vehicle had been stolen. The vehicle was subsequently recovered in London on Friday February 25th, with 2 St. Thomas residents arrested in possession of the …

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Wanted female found passed out downtown

An unresponsive female was located passed out in the entrance way of a downtown business around 7:45pm on Thursday night. An Officer on patrol was flagged down by a passerby leading to the accused. The Officer observed the female sitting down and checked for vital signs. It was determined that …

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Having no Insuranace is a big fine

A 32-year old female driver from St. Thomas was pulled over on Talbot Street after a check of the vehicle showed unconfirmed insurance information. Shortly after 9:00am on Tuesday February 21, 2017 the Officer was on Talbot Street and used the information technology mobile data terminal to check on the …

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Operating with no licence plates, insecure load

Multiple charges laid after a loaded tow truck was spotted driving with no licence plates. Shortly before 11:00am on February 21, 2017, Officers spotted the truck leaving a local plaza heading East down Talbot Street. During the traffic stop it became obvious that the vehicle that it was hauling was …

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Trespassing

A 46 year old male spent the night behind bars after being unruly inside a local department store. After conversation with Police it was determined he was intoxicated and as a result he was arrested for being intoxicated in a public place as well as trespassing. He was served a …

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Stolen Kubota

St. Thomas Police are investigating a $100,00.00 theft involving a Kubota skid steer SVL90 with a snow plow attached. Sometime between the noon hour on February 14, 2017 and 5:00am February 15, 2017, unknown persons removed the Kubota from the Elgin General Hospital grounds. We are asking anyone that may …

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Changes to policing in effect: What you need to know

As of January 1, 2017, police must follow new rules for street checks. A street check, sometimes referred to as carding, is when a police officer asks someone for identifying information in a particular type of situation. The new rules apply if an officer asks you to identify yourself when …

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Phone Scam using iTunes cards

St. Thomas Police became informed of a phone scam that had begun in the spring of 2016. The fraudsters started off by saying they were offering software technical support for the victims computer for only $258.00. The victim provided her banking information over the phone and then just assumed the …

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Missing Person

The St. Thomas Police are searching for 41-year old John Simon of St. Thomas who was reported missing February 2, 2017. He was last spoken to by family members on January 25, 2017, and was last seen departing from his last known temporary address on January 31, 2017, getting into …

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Impaired Driver

On January 31, 2017, around 7:30pm, an Officer on Patrol conducted a traffic stop on S.Edgeware Road East of First Avenue. A check of the vehicle revealed there may be an issue regarding insurance. The Officer spoke with the female driver who admitted to not having insurance on the vehicle …

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Breach of Recognizance

While Officers were on patrol in the early morning hours, approximately 1:30am,on January 31, 2017, they observed a male known to them walking on Elgin Street in the City of St. Thomas. A local check of the male revealed that he was currently out on a Recognizance which binds him …

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Cyclist Clipped by Mirror

St. Thomas Police responded to a traffic complaint yesterday where a small group of cyclists were crowded by a passing vehicle. One of the cyclists was clipped on the shoulder by the vehicle’s passenger side rear view mirror. Luckily there were no injuries to the cyclist however, police would like …

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Three Vehicles Impounded

On January 24th, 2017 St. Thomas Police Officers charged three different drivers for driving while under suspension during three separate traffic stops. All three vehicles were towed and impounded for seven days at the expense of the vehicle owner. Suspended drivers pose a greater risk to public safety and face …

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Missing Person to Locate

On January 19, 2017 St. Thomas Police became involved in a missing person incident. 42-year old Amanda Graham from St. Thomas failed to attend a scheduled appointment on January 18th, 2017. She was last seen at approximately 3:30pm on January 17, 2017, however there are no clothing descriptors available at …

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Internet Luring

The St. Thomas Police Services Criminal Investigation Branch has charged a 27 year old male with several internet luring offences. In 2016, the police service applied for and was granted provincial funding to establish a Technological Crimes Officer with responsibilities in digital forensics and internet child exploitation matters. The officer …

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Breach Probation

On the 17th of January 2017, shortly after 2:00pm,a 37-year old male and 21-year old female, both from St. Thomas, were observed together out front of the St. Thomas Public Library. Both are on conditions not to associate with one another. Once they spotted police they began to run. After …

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Shoplifter is now a wanted person

On January 15th, 2017 around 6:30pm a male entered a local grocery store and proceeded to the meat counter. He selected meat along with soda pop and water. He then exited the store failing to pay for the merchandise. The Loss Prevention Officer attempted to stop the male and place …

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