Chatham-Kent News

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St Patrick’s Day Safety Tips

By Lisa Rodger (CHATHAM, ON) – With St. Patrick ’s Day today, the Chatham-Kent Police Service would like to offer some safety tips for those…


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Police Deal With Chatham Gun Report

By Ian Shalapata (CHATHAM, ON) – CKPS were called to an apartment block on Queen Street South, in Chatham, after a report of a man…



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ATV Driver In Critical Condition

By Ian Shalapata (BOTHWELL, ON) – A man is in critical condition in a London hospital after being found laying on Longwoods Road, near Bothwell….


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Police Recover Stolen Car

By Ian Shalapata (CHATHAM, ON) – Early on Saturday morning, Chatham-Kent Police were called to Tonic Nightclub at 90 Richmond Street, regarding a stolen vehicle….


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Break-In Suspect Held In Custody

By Ian Shalapata (CHATHAM, ON) – After a spat of recent break-ins at a Chatham pharmacy, the Chatham-Kent Police have one man in custody pending…



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Truck Fire Closes Highway 401

By Ian Shalapata (BEECHWOOD, ON) – A tractor trailer fire on Highway 401 at the Victoria Road exit prompted a response from emergency crews in…


The OPP raided a home on Foundry Street in Leamington, where two men were arrested and a quantity of drugs seized.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Windsor Man Facing DUI Charges

By Ian Shalapata (HIGHGATE, ON) – A Windsor man was arrested and charged after police received an erratic driving complaint on March 7. The OPP…


A flatbed trailer became detached from a pickup truck on Highway 401 near Chatham. An OPP officer prevented the trailer from entering the eastbound lanes of the highway by positioning the police cruiser in its path of travel.Photo by Constable Janine Belanger, OPP.

Quick Cop Saves Lives

By Ian Shalapata (CHATHAM, ON) – An OPP officer is credited with quick thinking when he witnessed a flatbed trailer become detached from a pickup…