Cornwall, ON- Christopher Dennison, 25 of Cornwall was arrested on the 16th of September, 2013 and charged with breaching his Probation order by having consumed alcohol and failing to keep the peace. The man was also breaching a Recognizance for having consumed alcohol. It is alleged that on the 15th of September, 2013 police attended the man’s apartment on an unrelated matter and detected an odor of alcohol from the man. On the 16th of September, 2013 the man who was advised by police he was wanted for breaching his conditions attended police headquarters to deal with the matter. He was taken into custody, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing.
Cornwall, ON – Roger Bastien, 43 of Cornwall was arrested on the 16th of September, 2013 and charged with breaching two Probation Orders for having failed to notify a change of address and not keeping the peace. It is alleged that on the 11th of September, 2013 police attended a Lennox Street address in relation to an unwanted person. During their investigation it was learned that the man had move without notifying the Probation Office as directed. On the 16thof September, 2013 the man who learned police were looking for him attended police headquarters to deal with the matter. He was taken into custody, charged accordingly and later released.
Cornwall, ON – Normand Tremblay, 59 of Cornwall was arrested on the 16th of September, 2013 and charged with breach of Recognizance for having consumed alcohol on two occasions and not abiding by a curfew. It is alleged that on the 6th of September, 2013 police attended a Glengarry Boulevard address for an unrelated matter and during their investigation detected an odour of alcohol from the man who was out past his curfew. Police then later established grounds for his arrest. On the 16th of September, 2013 when police went to arrest the man at the Glengarry address they once again detected an odor of alcohol. The man was taken into custody, charged accordingly then transported to police headquarters where he was held for a bail hearing.
Cornwall, ON – Ahmed El Kerim, 32 of Cornwall was arrested on the 16th of September, 2013 and charged with breaching an Undertaking for having failed to notify a change of address and failing to keep the peace. He was also charged with two counts of Utter Forged Documents and seven counts of Fraud Under $5000. It is alleged that on the 16th of September, 2013 police attended a Lennox Street address in relation to a fraud investigation and found that the man had moved to Lennox Street without notifying police as required. It is further alleged that between the 5th of September, 2013 and the 10th of September, 2013 there were two NSF cheques and five empty envelopes deposited in his account. The man was taken into custody, charged accordingly and transported to police headquarters where he was released with a future court date.
DOMESTIC ASSAULT, BREACHES, RESIST ARREST
Cornwall, ON – A 19-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on the 16th of September, 2013 and charged with Assault, Resist Arrest, breach of a Youth Probation Order and Undertaking for failing to keep the peace as well as a breach for communicating with someone he is not allowed to. It is alleged that on the 15th of September, 2013 police attended a Sixth Street address and investigated a Domestic dispute. During their investigation it was learned that the man attended his 20-year-old ex-girlfriend’s residence and was involved in an argument with her at which time he pulled her to the ground and choked her, the man then left the residence. Police later attended a York Street address and located the man who then attempted to elude police and became resistant when he was taken into custody. Once in custody he was charged accordingly, transported to police headquarters and held for a bail hearing. His name was not released as it might identify the victim in the matter.
DOMESTIC ASSAULT WITH A WEAPON, MISCHIEF
Cornwall, ON- A 30-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on the 17th of September, 2013 and charged with two counts of Assault with a Weapon and one count of Mischief Under $5000. It is alleged that on the 17th of September, 2013 the intoxicated woman was involved in an argument with her 33-year-old boyfriend at which time she took a pair of scissors and damaged a stuffed toy. The woman then made a motion with the scissors towards her boyfriend and later took a table lamp and struck him on the head. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. During their investigation the woman was taken into custody, charged accordingly then transported to police headquarters where she was held for a bail hearing. Her name was not released as it might identify the victim in the matter.
DOMESTIC HARASSMENT, BREACH
Cornwall, ON – A 66-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on the 16th of September, 2013 and charged with Criminal Harassment and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged that between the month of June, 2013 and the month of September, 2013 the man communicated and visited his 63-year-old ex-wife at her residence and place of work on several occasions despite having been told not to. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. During their investigation police located the man at his residence, took him into custody, charged him accordingly and transported the man to police headquarters where he was held for a bail hearing. His name was not released as it might identify the victim in this matter.
From the SIU
Update: SIU Appeals for Witnesses to Motor Vehicle Death in Brampton
Case Number: 13-OVI-231
Other News Releases Related to Case 13-OVI-231
Mississauga (17 September, 2013) — Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is appealing for witnesses to a collision that occurred in Brampton yesterday morning. As a result of the collision, a 61-year-old man succumbed to his injuries.
Preliminary information indicates the following:
• At approximately 11 a.m. on Monday, September 16, 2013, an officer with Peel Regional Police was parked in his cruiser at the Bramalea City Centre when he noticed a vehicle;
• The police officer and the 55-year-old driver of the civilian vehicle made eye contact, and the driver drove off. The officer lost sight of the vehicle;
• A second officer driving on Clarke Boulevard spotted the vehicle and proceeded to follow it. He also lost sight of the vehicle;
• A short time later, the vehicle became involved in a collision with several other vehicles at Clarke Boulevard and Bramalea Road. One of the struck motorists, a 61-year-old male, was taken to St. Michael’s Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact the lead investigator at 416-622-2293 or 1-800-787-8529 ext. 2293.
The SIU is an arm’s length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. Under the Police Services Act, the Director of the SIU must
- consider whether an officer has committed a criminal offence in connection with the incident under investigation
- depending on the evidence, lay a criminal charge against the officer if appropriate or close the file without any charges being laid
- report the results of any investigations to the Attorney General.
Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] Breached Conditions 2013-09-17
(North Dundas) – On 16Sept13, at approximately 5:15pm, SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of a female and a male arguing on Main St. Morewood On.
The investigation revealed that the 21yr old male was on conditions not to associate with the female.
He was arrested and faces charges of:
– Fail to Comply – Undertaking before Officer in Charge X2
He was held in custody pending an appearance in Cornwall court.
From the OPS:
Three people charged with theft of a vehicle in Orleans
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, September 16, 2013 3:50pm
(Ottawa)— On September 15, 2013, in the early hours of the morning, the Ottawa Police Service responded to a call of persons breaking into vehicles in the area of Bourcier Drive in Orléans.
Patrol Officers responded to the area and three males were subsequently arrested and searched. Property from vehicles in the area was found on their persons and through investigation, information revealed that they were responsible for the theft of a vehicle in the area that occurred the same evening.
Hamza BOUH ALI, 18 year old, of Ottawa, and two male young offenders were charged separately with four counts of Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000, one count Theft over $5000, four counts of Attempted theft, one count of Possession of break-in instrument, one count of Theft of a motor vehicle.
BOUH ALI was also charged separately with two counts of Breach of recognizance and one count of Obstruction of a peace officer.
One of the young offenders was also charged separately with one count of YCJA breach probation and one count of Obstruction of a peace officer.
The Ottawa Police Service would like to remind the public to lock their car doors to help prevent this type of crime and to report anything suspicious in their neighbourhood.
Two Ottawa men charged with Human Trafficking
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, September 16, 2013 12:46pm
(Ottawa)— Two men have been arrested and charged with various offences, including Human Trafficking by the Ottawa Police Service.
Karim CHERESTAL, 21 years old, of Ottawa was arrested on September 10, 2013, on an outstanding warrant relating to the offences listed below. He is currently held in custody.
Taylor DAGG, 22 years old, of Ottawa was arrested on September 13, 2013, on an outstanding warrant related to the offences listed below. He has also been held in custody.
An Ottawa Police investigation commenced in July 2013 following a public complaint; the investigation is still ongoing and is being lead by Central District Investigations.
The charges laid against the two men are as follows:
- Trafficking in Persons
- Material Benefit resulting from Trafficking in Persons
- Forcible Confinement
- Utter Threats to cause bodily harm
- Obstruct Peace Officer
- Intimidation by threats of violence
- Failure to comply with Undertaking given by Peace Officer
- Sexual Assault – 2 counts
- Trafficking in Persons
- Material Benefit resulting from Trafficking in Persons
- Forcible Confinement
- Utter Threats to cause bodily harm – 2 counts
- Intimidation by threats of violence
- Theft Under $5000
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Central District Investigations at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166 or phone Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477(TIPS) or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.
Ottawa Police lay charges in swarming
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday September 16, 2013 11 : 28 am
(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit has laid charges in connection to a weekend swarming.
On September 14, 2013, at approximately 1:35 am, a lone male victim, age 27, was travelling aboard an OC Transpo bus when he encountered two suspects. Following a verbal exchange on the bus, the two suspects followed the victim off the bus at the Riverside Transit Station. At that point, the victim was assaulted and the suspects walked away. The victim encountered the suspects again on the second level of the platform at which point he was assaulted a second time and had various items taken from him. The two suspects were arrested at the scene by Ottawa Police and OC Transpo Security officers. During the course of arrest, one OC Transpo Security officer was spat upon by one of the suspects. The same suspect later damaged an Ottawa Police vehicle. The victim sustained minor injuries.
The Robbery Unit has charged two suspects. Andy RANDELL, age 24 of Navan, was charged with a single count of robbery. He was released from custody and appears in court on October 3, 2013. Bryan HEDDERSON, age 18 of Ottawa, was charged with robbery, assaulting a peace officer, and mischief under $5000 and was held for court on September 15, 2013. He appears again on September 16, 2013.
Anyone with information with respect to this robbery, or any other robbery, is asked to contact the Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5116 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS) or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.
Ottawa Police Nuisance Enforcement Project
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, September 16, 2013 10:35 am
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service, in partnership with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, City of Ottawa By-Law and OC Transpo Special Constables conducted a Nuisance Enforcement Project in the communities of the Byward Market, Lowertown, Vanier, Sandy Hill and Centertown this past weekend. The enforcement effort was designed to address ongoing community concerns in the downtown core associated with disturbances, noise, public intoxication, drug use, aggressive driving and property damage.
This enforcement project took place on the evening of September 13 and concluded on September 15, 2013. “The goal of the Nuisance Enforcement Project is to promote the safe and lawful enjoyment of downtown streets, sidewalks, parks, Transit way properties and businesses,” said Inspector Chris Rhéaume, Central District. “We are working with the local community and residents to address their concerns regarding nuisance offences. Our approach to violators is education through the enforcement of Municipal By-laws, Provincial Statutes and Criminal Code offences.”
Over the course of the three days the combined agencies laid a total of 517 Provincial offence notices under different acts such as: the Liquor Licence Act, the Safe Streets Act, the Trespass to Property Act, the Highway Traffic Act, the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act, the Smokefree Ontario Act, and Ottawa Bylaws. 2 charges were laid under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act, and 9 charges under the Criminal Code. 5 Arrest warrants were executed over the weekend.
The Ottawa Police Services would like to thank their partner agencies from the Alcohol Gaming Commission of Ontario, OC Transpo, and Ottawa Bylaw Services for their assistance in ensuring the safety and security of all members of our community who choose to enjoy the downtown entertainment district.