St. Thomas Police

Domestic dispute

In the morning of September 7, 2016, a 42-year old St. Thomas man was arrested after Police were called regarding a domestic dispute. Police arrived at the South side residence to find property destroyed inside. After the investigation it was discovered that on this date an assault had also occurred …

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Caught Stealing

A 37-year old St. Thomas man thought stuffing a wireless speaker down his pants was a good idea? Shortly before 4:00pm on September 6, 2016, the male entered one of our local department stores and proceeded to remove a wireless speaker from the electronics department and tried to conceal it …

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Media Release Update – Billy Hiebert

Billy Hiebert was reported missing on August 30, 2016. An extensive search resulted in Mr. Hiebert being located on September 2nd. The St. Thomas Police have completed their investigation and determined that the disappearance was not suspicious. We will not be releasing any further details. The family of Billy Hiebert …

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Search for Missing Man Concluded

The search for Mr. Hiebert has concluded and the investigation is ongoing. There is nothing suspicious at this time and police will release more details as the investigation moves along. The St. Thomas Police thanks London Search and Rescue, OPP canine, the public and media for their assistance over the …

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Search for Missing Man Continues

St. Thomas Police are seeking public assistance in locating 56 year old WILHELM “BILLY” HIEBERT. Billy was last seen on August 29, 2016 at 3:50pm leaving the St. Thomas LCBO on Talbot Street. Billy is wearing a blue plaid short sleeve shirt, cut off blue jean shorts and dark rimmed …

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Missing Person

St. Thomas Police are seeking public assistance in locating 56 year old WILHELM “BILLY” HIEBERT. Billy was last seen yesterday at 3:50pm leaving the St. Thomas LCBO on Talbot Street. Billy is wearing a blue plaid short sleeve shirt, cut off blue jean shorts and dark rimmed glasses. If anyone …

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Police Looking for Missing Male – Found

Found The St. Thomas Police are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a male that has been missing since August 24th. 35 year old Robert VandenBurg was last seen at his downtown apartment on or about the 24th of August, 2016. VandenBurg suffers from mental illnesses including depression and …

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Traffic Stop results in Arrest

On August 23, 2016 at approximately 10:30 PM, St. Thomas Police conducted a traffic stop in the west end of the city. Upon speaking to the male driver, the officer noticed that the male had been drinking alcohol. Subsequent investigation determined that the male had more than 80 mg of …

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Male Charged with Domestic Assault at Local Bar

On August 22, 2016, at approximately 1:50 AM, St. Thomas Police were called to a local licensed business by staff working for an assault that was occurring inside. Police arrived and interviewed staff and customers. As a result of the police investigation, a 51 year old male from Port Stanley …

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Break and enter

On Sunday August 14, 2016, at approximately 1:43am Century Sound on Talbot Street was broken into. Two males operating a stolen 1996 White Plymouth Voyager were able to gain entry to the store. Once inside they removed a quantity of flat screen Televisions with an estimated value of over $12,000.00. …

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Canada Wide Warrant

On August 12, 2016, the St. Thomas Police obtained a Canada Wide warrant for the arrest of Sonny Daniel CLOUTIER for first degree murder. Anyone with information is asked to contact the St. Thomas Police at 519-631-1364 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Cloutier is wanted in connection with the murder …

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Police Investigating West End Death – Update

The St. Thomas Police Criminal Investigations Branch has identified the victim of the suspicious death investigation as 20 year old William “Billy” Lamers of St. Thomas who died as a result of his injuries in hospital (visit Bill Easterly for more information). An autopsy was performed on August 11, 2016 …

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Police Investigating West End Death

The St. Thomas Police are currently investigating a suspicious death that occurred on August 11, 2016 in an apartment at 337 Talbot Street. At approximately 12:45 AM, the St. Thomas Police were called to the victim’s apartment to assist EMS for a medical emergency. The victim was transported to St. …

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Male charged with Domestic Assault

On August 7, 2016 at approximately 7:00 PM, the St. Thomas Police were called to investigate a complaint of a domestic related occurrence at a north end apartment. As a result of the investigation, a 41 year old St. Thomas man has been charged with assault. The male and female …

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Scam

On August 1, 2016, police received a call from a local citizen who felt they had fallen victim to an online fraud. The victim indicated he was on Facebook and came across one post that stated “Please share and like this post and have a chance to win $500,000”. Days …

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Care and control

A 56 year old St.Thomas woman was arrested and charged with care and control of a motor vehicle yesterday. On August 1st, 2016 at approximately 6:15pm an Officer on patrol observed a female sitting inside a motor vehicle behind a local establishment in St. Thomas. The female was known to …

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Attempt Break and Enter

On July 30th, 2016 at approximately 4:30 am St. Thomas Police attended a south side residence regarding an attempt break and enter. The complainant advised police two men wearing dark hoodies banged on his door demanding money. The complainant managed to scare the men away by causing a commotion in …

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Break and Enter

St. Thomas Police are investigating a break and enter that occurred at a north side residence. Sometime from the evening of July 28th to the early morning hours of July 29, 2016 unknown person(s) entered a backyard shed and removed a gas powered hedge trimmer.

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Pokémon DON’T Go

Pokémon fever has hit St. Thomas in a big way. The popular game is a free download to player’s phone and uses GPS to track movement. As users walk around, various Pokémon appear on the phone’s screen, players then battle to catch them. The game also includes Poké Stops where …

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Commercial Vehicle Inspections In St. Thomas

On Thusday July 21st, 2016, the St. Thomas Police Service joined forces with the Ministry of Transportation Ontario to enhance road safety in our community. A temporary commercial vehicle inspection location was set up in the city. Police officers conducting traffic stops directed trucks to the site where four MTO …

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