Historic Sexual Assault Charges in Kingston JUNE 15, 2017

Kingston Police


Police Bulletin

Calls for Service

Kingston Police had 122 calls for service during the 24 hour period starting from 5:00 a.m. on June 13, 2017. Of these, 92 calls occurred in the city central area, 20 in the west end, 4 in the east end, and 2 north of Highway 401. Some of these included:

  • 4 domestic calls
  • 2 sexual assaults
  • 5 harassment calls
  • 3 fight/disturbance calls
  • 7 undesirable calls
  • 2 drunk calls
  • 2 alarm calls
  • 1 neighbour dispute call
  • 7 noise complaints
  • 1 missing person call
  • 3 Mental Health Act calls
  • 13 assist citizen calls
  • 3 break and enter calls
  • 9 theft calls
  • 1 shoplifting call
  • 1 theft of vehicle call
  • 2 mischief calls
  • 3 fraud calls
  • 6 motor vehicle collisions
  • 1 parking/vehicle complaint
  • 8 driving complaints
  • 5 suspicious activity calls
  • 1 drug call

There were 6 individuals arrested within the last 24 hours including 5 men and 1 woman, between 24 and 51 years of age, for the following: causing a disturbance, obstruct police, possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, public intoxication, sexual assault, and breach of probation. Two persons were arrested on outstanding warrants.

Residents are encouraged to view the Kingston Police Crime Mapping Tool that can be accessed through the website here. To further community awareness and improve accessibility to calls-for-police-service occurring in the community, Kingston Police has merged Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology with police calls-for-service data for user-friendly public consumption.

A Reminder for Motorists to Replace Peeling or Damaged Plates

Your licence plates must be legible and free from obstruction. If your licence plate is not legible you may be fined $110 under section 13(1) of the Highway Traffic Act. To avoid this fine you can attend a Service Ontario Centre to have your licence plates replaced.

The good news is your licence plate is covered by a manufacturer-warranty for up to 5 years under normal wear and tear. If the plate starts to peel or bubble up within 5 years of you getting the plates, they can be replaced at no charge. Otherwise a replacement fee is involved.

For more information of cost and how to replace your plates see: https://www.ontario.ca/page/replace-lost-stolen-or-damaged-licence-plate-or-personalized-licence-plate

Wanted Woman Caught after Breaking into Motel Room in Broad Daylight


A 31-year-old local woman was arrested on an outstanding warrant after she was recognized while breaking into a motel room in broad daylight.

On June 13, 2017 at approximately 9:00 a.m. police were called to a west end motel for reports of a woman breaking into a room. The woman was identified at the time of the call and found to already be wanted for breaching probation. While on route to the motel officers located a woman they believed to be the accused. The woman gave a false name, but was identified by the officers and arrested.

During a search officers found documents, vehicle keys, motel room keys and a business cheque.

The accused was transported to police headquarters where she was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.

The accused was charged with obstruct police, possession of stolen property, and breach of probation.

Trespasser Arrested after Police find Drugs


A 24-year-old local man was found with drugs after being stopped for trespassing.

On June 13, 2017 at approximately 7:00 a.m. a patrol officer in the downtown area stopped to warn several people for trespassing on private property in the downtown area. This has been an ongoing issues and police have received numerous complaints regarding the trespassing. One of the trespassers identified by the officer was found to be on probation for weapons offences.

During a search for weapons the officer found a quantity of suspected marijuana, crystal methamphetamine, oxycodone pills and various drug paraphernalia.

The accused was arrested and transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.

The accused was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance, two counts of breach of probation.

Man Sexually Assaults Victim at BBQ Event


A 46-year-old local man has been charged for sexually assaulting his ex-wife at a public BBQ.

On June 5, 2017 at approximately 11:45 a.m. the victim attended a BBQ event on Palace Road. The accused was also in attendance and was on probation conditions not to be around the victim. The accused ignored his conditions and began associating with the victim. At one point while the two were outside the accused touch the victim inappropriately without her consent. The accused later grabbed her arm and tried to force a kiss.

On June 10, 2017 at approximately 1:00 a.m. the accused was located at his residence and arrested.

The accused was charged with sexual assault, assault, and four counts of breach probation.

Man Arrested for Sex Assault Related Incidents from 1981


A 51-year-old local man has been arrested for historical sexual assaults from 1981.

On March 16, 2017 Kingston Police Detectives received information of sexual assault related incidents from 1981. The investigation revealed that between April and October of 1981, three incidents occurred at a west end residence. Both the victim and the accused were youths at the time.

The accused whereabouts were unknown and a warrant was applied for.

On June 13, 2017 at approximately 10:00 a.m. a patrol officer observed the accused walking northbound on Division Street. The officer was familiar with the accused and aware there was an outstanding warrant for his arrest.

The accused was arrested and transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.

The accused was charged with 7 sexual assault related offences.

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