St. Thomas Police

Domestic Assaults, theft, mischief and more

A 51 year St. Thomas man was charged on Sunday after an investigation into an alleged sexual assault and assault on his 52 year old wife of 29 year. The assault were said to have taken place between 1999 and 2013. The accused was arrested and held in custody for …

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Motor Vehicle Collision

A 53 year old St. Thomas man was sent to the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital for observations following a single Motor Vehicle Collision on Wilson Ave yesterday. His vehicle was Northbound on Wilson Ave when it entered the median and struck a tree. This incident is still under investigation.

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A busy day for St. Thomas Police

Motor vehicle Collisions St. Thomas Police responded to 6 Motor Vehicle Collisions yesterday. Some were minor in nature and one very serious involving a motorcycle and car. With the spring season here that means construction season is also here. Police are reminding everyone that when travelling on roads you may …

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Motorcyclist injured in collision

A motorcyclist travelling eastbound on Kains Street was struck by a vehicle attempting to turn left onto St. Catharine Street from Kains Street. The collision occurred at 1:15 this afternoon. The motorcyclist, a 49 year old man from St. Thomas was transported to local hospital and redirected to London area …

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Child struck by car

Just before lunch hour on Monday May 13, 2013 a 2 year old child was struck by a vehicle after stepping out into traffic from behind a parked car on Centre St. The child suffered a broken leg and was transported to St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital for observation. There …

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Break, Enter and Theft

An arrest warrant has been issued today for 24 year old Sonny Cloutier. He is wanted in connection with an early morning Break, Enter and Theft which occurred on Wednesday May 8th 2013. Approximately $500.00 worth of electronics was stolen from a North end residence. Anyone who may know the …

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Police Week

The week of May 13 to May 17, 2013 is Police Week and the St. Thomas Police will be out in full force. Community and traffic safety will be the number one priority during this week. “Operation Presence”, Be prepared to see extra Police officers on foot and bike patrol …

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Cox Cab Driver saves the day

On the morning of April 30, 2013 St. Thomas Police received a call from a local Elementary School reporting that a 6 year old had been dropped off in the morning by his mother but was not at School. Police flooded the area in search of the young boy. After …

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Brother charged after assaulting sister over sorting socks

A 26 year old male was arrested and charged with assault and uttering a death threat after an argument with his 21 year old sister about sorting socks. The female did not suffer any injuries. The male was later released with conditions with a future court date. Male charged with …

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14 year old charged with weapon offences

A 14 year old St. Thomas youth has been arrested and charged with weapons dangerous and assault with a weapon x 2. The youth who cannot be identified under the provisions of the YCJA observed the two victims on Chestnut Street west around 8:20 pm on April 23rd. There was …

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Two 20 yr old males charged with Aggravated Assault

On the 21st of April 2013 at shortly after midnight St. Thomas Police officers attended the Elgin General Hospital after receiving a report of an adult male seeking medical treatment for a stab wound. Investigation by police has revealed a physical altercation occurred between several males. This altercation took place …

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Grandfather charged with assault

On the 16th of April 2013, a 70 year old St. Thomas man was arrested after assaulting his 15 year old grandson. An argument started at the dinner table resulting in a physical altercation between the two. The youth was assaulted and choked by his Grandfather, however did not seek …

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Public Intoxication leads to disturbance in Downtown

In the early morning hours of Sunday 14 April 2013, Police responded to a disturbance in the downtown core. Police identified five males that were intoxicated in a public place that were engaged in an altercation. All five males were dealt with pursuant to the Liquor Licence Act. Four of …

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Aylmer woman charged with trafficking

A 36 year old Aylmer woman was charged yesterday with trafficking, after a suspicious smelling package was discovered in a London Purolator warehouse. The package was linked back to St. Thomas and through excellent investigative work of our Drug Enforcement Unit the female was identified and arrested. A total of …

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Highway Traffic Act charges

April 8, 2013 was a busy day for Police and enforcing the Highway Traffic Act. A 48 year old male was stopped in town and was charged with driving while suspended X2, fail to apply for permit on becoming owner, drive motor vehicle –no currently validated permit and use plates …

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Man arrested for assaulting sister

On Saturday afternoon St. Thomas Police arrested a 58 year old St. Thomas man after he assaulted his sister at her Forest Ave residence. The man who was also on probation at the time was held for court. The 62 year old victim received minor injuries as a result of …

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Safer and Vital Communities Grant

The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services is inviting applications from community-based, not-for-profit organizations for the 2013/14 SVC Grant totalling $35,000. Although police services are not eligible for this grant, we will support applicants who meet the eligibility criteria, with a letter of support. The theme for the grant …

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Cops for Cancer Head Shave

Members of the St. Thomas Police Service will be joining other Police Services at Masonville Mall on Saturday April 6th, 2013. The festivities will begin at 12:00pm. This event is in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society to help raise funds for Cancer research. Come out and show your support …

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Theft from Residence

On Thursday March 28, 2013 Police were dispatched to a north end residence with regards to a theft. The complainant advised that sometime between the early morning hours of Sunday March 24, 2013 and Tuesday March 26, 2013 an unknown suspect stole a gaming system from the bedroom area of …

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Breach of Probation

48 year old Richard Draper has been charged with 2 counts of breaching his probation yesterday after he was observed on the West end of Talbot Street looking through garbage. He was put on probation in 2011 for doing the same thing. He was arrested and is being held at …

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