Tag Archives: St. Thomas Police

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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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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House Fire on Moore St

Shortly before 330am on January 1st, 2017 St Thomas Police and St Thomas Fire Department responded to a working house fire on Moore Street in the downtown area of the City. Emergency crews subsequently located an individual within the residence who was pronounced dead at the scene. The St Thomas Police …

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2nd Impaired Driver of the night

On December 29th 2016 just before 10:00pm St. Thomas Police received a call regarding a possible Impaired Driver that was Southbound on Wellington Road from London to St. Thomas. The caller stayed on the line which allowed Officers to locate the vehicle on the #3 By-Pass at the First Avenue …

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Impaired driver – by drug

St Thomas Police were notified about a possible impaired driver in the area of Wellington Road just entering the city at approximately 5pm on Friday, December 2nd. Officers checked the area and eventually were able to locate the vehicle with the male driver backing his vehicle into his driveway. Officers …

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Man arrested for Fail to Comply

On Friday, November 18, 2016 at approximately 11:50 am St. Thomas Police arrested a 39 year old St. Thomas man for failing to obey a court imposed release condition. The man was arrested after police received information from a victim of an assault that he was communicating with her. The …

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Domestic Dispute

On October 28th, 2016, at 8 pm, St. Thomas Police responded to a domestic dispute. The dispute occurred over the moving of a television, which resulted in arguing between the two. The arguing turned physical, when the accused allegedly grabbed the victim around the throat with both hands and squeezed. …

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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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62 year old man exposes his genitals

In mid September of 2016, the St. Thomas Police received two separate complaints regarding indecent acts that occurred at two separate retail outlets. In both instances the suspect followed persons under the age of 16 years old through the aisles of the store and exposed his genitals to them. The …

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Domestic Assault

On October 9th, 2016 at approximately 2:30 pm St. Thomas Police attended a south side residence regarding a family dispute. Upon police arrival it was learned that there had been a physical confrontation involving numerous family members as well as a 54 year old female and her 57 year old …

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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 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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Male Charged with Assault with Weapon

On June 16, 2016 at approximately 2:40 PM, St. Thomas Police were called to a down town rooming house for a report of a male wielding an ax at another male. Upon police arrival, the situation had deescalated. Investigation by police revealed that a 58 year old male who lived …

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Senseless Mischief

St. Thomas Police are investigating a senseless act of mischief at a construction site just South of the Orchard Park subdivision. Sometime between June 13th and 15th 2016, unknown persons trespassed on the construction site located just South of the Orchard Park subdivision which is currently being excavated for new …

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Missing Person

***MISSING PERSON*** Please help us locate 55 yr old Luciano DIRENZO, of St.Thomas. He was last seen at 8:00pm last night. He drives a 2008 White Chevrolet Cube van. There are concerns for his safety. He failed to attend a meeting this afternoon. Please contact St. Thomas Police immediately if …

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Weekend Started Early?

The night of Thursday, June 2 resembled a mid-summer weekend night for the St. Thomas Police. Between June 2 at approximately 5 PM and June 3 at 4 AM, the St. Thomas Police Service responded to calls and charged 6 people with being intoxicated in public under the Liquor Licence …

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Motor vehicle collision

On Friday May 20th, 2016 the St. Thomas Police were called to the scene of a serious collision involving a motor cycle and car. Shortly after 11:00am, police responded to the collision, which had occurred on Talbot Street at the Service Road entrance. The cyclist was transported to the Elgin …

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Impaired Driver

On Friday May 20th, 2016 at 8:30pm a male was observed by an off-duty police officer stumbling towards his vehicle, after leaving a local establishment. The off-duty officer attempted to tell the male that he shouldn’t drive. The male disregarded the advise and the St. Thomas Police were contacted. Officers …

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