Tag Archives: Police Service

St. Thomas Police Service Officer Suspended

On October 1, 2014 an allegation of misconduct was brought to my attention. As a result of this allegation Constable Aaron Fraser, a 37 year old St. Thomas resident has been suspended with pay from active duty pending the completion of the investigation. The allegation is in relation to the …

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Possession of Stolen Property

Two 20 year old St. Thomas men found themselves being arrested yesterday after the victim of stolen motocross bikes had contacted police. On September 16, 2013 around 9:30pm the victim observed his stolen motocross bike and followed the truck to an Arthur Ave residence. The motocross bike was returned to …

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Conspiracy to Commit Murder / Counselling to Commit an Indictable Offence

On Thursday September 12, 2013, members of the Criminal Investigation Unit assisted by uniform members of the St. Thomas City Police arrested 2 St. Thomas women in Aylmer for Conspiracy to Commit Murder and Counselling to Commit an Indictable Offence. Investigation revealed that the women, a 46 year old and …

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St. Thomas Police Service Joins Social Media Network

In an effort to join the rest of the Social Media Networking Community St. Thomas Police Service would like to announce that they are now on Facebook and Twitter. The expansion into Social Media will allow us to engage our citizens and inform them about what’s going on in our …

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Vandalism at Pinafore Park

Vandals covered the new band shell with graffiti overnight between August 21 and August 22, 2013. Police attended Pinafore Park yesterday after receiving a call from Catharine Spratley from Parks and Recreation who indicated that unknown person(s) had spray painted the band shell sometime throughout the night. St. Thomas Police …

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Vandalism at Pinafore Park

Vandals covered the new band shell with graffiti overnight between August 21 and August 22, 2013. Police attended Pinafore Park yesterday after receiving a call from Catharine Spratley from Parks and Recreation who indicated that unknown person(s) had spray painted the band shell sometime throughout the night. St. Thomas Police …

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Weapon charges

St. Thomas police arrested and charged a 33 year old St. Thomas man after a disturbance in the area of Holland Avenue and Elm Street. The man confronted another man known to him waving a heated knife in one hand and swinging a bottle with a rope in another. He …

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Driver fails roadside

A 24 year old St. Thomas man was stopped by police in the area of Mary and Talbot Streets at 1:45 am on August 6th. The driver was administered a roadside screening device and he registered a fail. The 24 year old was arrested and transported to the police station …

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Break & enter, theft

On Monday, July 29th at 4:15 am thieves broke into St. Thomas Rent-All located at 126 Elm Street and stole $7000.00 worth of equipment.  Neighbours in the area were alerted to unusual noises at that time of the morning and called police. Thieves breached the front door entering the business …

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Break & enter, theft

On Monday, July 29th at 4:15 am thieves broke into St. Thomas Rent-All located at 126 Elm Street and stole $7000.00 worth of equipment.  Neighbours in the area were alerted to unusual noises at that time of the morning and called police. Thieves breached the front door entering the business …

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St. Thomas men pepper sprayed

Two St. Thomas men were pepper sprayed by unknown assailants in the early morning hours of July 19th. The men were approached by two unknown assailants and asked to call a cab for them. The men complied and while making the call they were pepper sprayed for no apparent reason. …

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Man Found Unconscious on Sidewalk

On June 27, 2013, several people, including the two accused males and the victim, were drinking on the front porch of an Alma Street residence in St. Thomas. An argument erupted and the victim was beaten severely at the residence. The victim was dragged down the sidewalk approximately 38 metres, …

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Domestic Assault

In the early evening of June 9, 2013, a 37 year old St. Thomas female and her 44 year old male common law partner became involved in a verbal argument that quickly became physical. The female began slapping and kicking the male causing minor bruising to his face. The female …

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Domestic Dispute

On 07 June 2013, the St. Thomas Police Service responded to a northend residence for a domestic disturbance complaint. Upon arrival, Police learned that a 53 year old male had broken into his ex-commonlaw’s residence and began to argue with her over their dissolved relationship. The male damaged property prior …

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Four counties traffic initiative

On June 6th, 2013 the St. Thomas Police Service hosted a Four Counties policing traffic initiative. Officers from St. Thomas, London, Aylmer, Strathroy, Stratford, and Woodstock worked throughout the city enforcing all traffic laws with a focus on distracted driving. Each of the participating police services will host the traffic …

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Officer charged in MVC

A three year member of the St. Thomas Police Service has been charged with Careless Driving as a result of an early morning non injury collision on May 27, 2013. Careless driving carries a $490.00 fine and 6 demerit points. Local Establishments Charged during sweep Members of the St. Thomas …

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Armed robbery

A lone armed suspect entered The Dutch Bakery on May 28th at approximately 5:15 pm and approached an employee demanding money. The suspect displayed a firearm tucked in his waistband and the employee fled the store. The suspect ultimately left the store empty handed last seen southbound from the business …

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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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Hit and run by drunk driver

A 47 year old St. Thomas man was arrested early Sunday evening for Impaired driving following a hit and run at the intersection of Talbot St and Fairview Ave. After a thorough investigation by police the suspect was identified, arrested and charged with impaired operation, over 80 mgs after registering …

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