Tag Archives: Police Officers

Uttering threats is no joke

On October 25, 2016, at approximately 12:20 pm, St. Thomas Police received information from a concerned citizen who viewed a Facebook post on the University of Virginia’s page The post indicated that a male had planned to kill 13 Police officers. A screen shot was taken of the post and …

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Officers Treated after Contact with Intoxicated Male

On March 1, 2016 at approximately 10:40 AM, two St. Thomas Police officers were dispatched to a call of an extremely intoxicated male who was walking in and out of traffic on the east end of Talbot Street.  Upon officers’ arrival, they located the male and apprehended him under the …

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Real or Fake? Can you tell the difference?

To a Police Officer this looks very real. Any weapon that appears capable of serious injury or death will be treated that way. This is what our Officers encountered last evening. On April 8, 2014, officers responded to the Shaw Valley area to reports of youths playing on a hill …

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Police tasered man with swords

On October 10, 2013 at approximately 2:40pm Police were called to a Rosethorn residence after a domestic disturbance had taken place. A 51 year old St. Thomas man was waiting in the garage for police wielding two swords. Police tried to deescalate the situation but were unable to calm the …

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Cross-Country Bike Ride for At-Risk Youth

A man from Ontario will finish his cross-country bike ride here this weekend. Derek Shirley began this ride in Vancouver on April 16th, and pulls into St. John’s on Sunday. Shirley is with the It Takes Two Leadership Institute in St. Thomas, Ontario. His bike tour, the Making Wow Tour, …

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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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