Calls for Service
Kingston Police had 109 calls for service during the 24 hour period starting from 5:00 a.m. on March 21, 2018. Of these, 76 calls occurred in the city central area, 24 in the west end, 1 in the east end, and 5 north of Highway 401. Some of these included:
- 3 domestic calls
- 2 assault calls
- 1 sexual assault
- 3 harassment calls
- 4 fight/disturbance calls
- 7 undesirable calls
- 3 missing person calls
- 1 Mental Health Act call
- 1 medical assist call
- 9 assist citizen calls
- 3 break and enter calls
- 4 theft calls
- 2 shoplifting calls
- 1 theft of vehicle call
- 2 mischief calls
- 1 fraud call
- 2 motor vehicle collisions
- 3 driving complaints
- 1 traffic concern
- 19 suspicious activity calls
There were 7 individuals arrested within the last 24 hours including 6 men and 1 women, between 21 and 65 years of age, for the following: voyeurism, theft, breach of peace, breach undertaking, breach recognizance, and breach probation.
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.
Man Caught Driving Despite Impaired Release Condition and 2 Suspensions
A 65-year-old local man was arrested and his vehicle impounded after he drove despite being on a release condition not to drive and two separate driving suspensions.
On March 21, 2018 at approximately 3:00 p.m. the accused was driving westbound on Taylor Kidd Boulevard. A patrol officer familiar with the vehicle, knew the owner was on conditions not to drive as a result of impaired driving charges.
The officer activated emergency lights however the accused continued traveling westbound at approximately 50 km/h. The officer activated the siren and the accused continued, making two turns before pulling into an address on Amberdale Crescent. The accused was arrested as he exited the vehicle.
Further investigation revealed the accused had no insurance for the vehicle, his licence plate validation was expired from November 2016, and he was under two separate provincial driving suspensions.
His vehicle was impounded for seven days and the accused was transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing.
The accused was charged under the Criminal Code of Canada with breach undertaking. He was also charged under the Highway Traffic Act with driver motor vehicle with no currently validated permit, and two counts of drive suspend, and under the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act with drive no insurance.
Man Charged after Secretly Recording Victim in Washroom
Release Date: March 21, 2018
A 48-year-old Odessa man has been charged after an investigation into videos on his phone of his ex in the washroom.
In January 2018 the complainant discovered the videos of her using the washroom that had been taken without her knowledge. The complainant reported the incident to police and the phone was seized for evidence. After obtaining judicial authorization police examined the phone and located three videos taken from a vantage point above the toilet. The videos were dated from April 2016 to October 2017.
On March 20, 2018 the accused turned himself in at police headquarters. The accused was arrested and later released on conditions with a future court date.
The accused was charged with voyeurism.