Calls for Service
Kingston Police had 115 calls for service during the 24 hour period starting from 5:00 a.m. on April 18, 2018. Of these, 85 calls occurred in the city central area, 21 in the west end, 6 in the east end, and 1 north of Highway 401. Some of these included:
- 4 domestic calls
- 2 assault calls
- 1 sexual assault
- 5 harassment calls
- 1 fight/disturbance call
- 6 undesirable calls
- 1 customer trouble call
- 4 alarm calls
- 4 noise complaints
- 1 Mental Health Act call
- 4 medical assist calls
- 19 assist citizen calls
- 1 break and enter call
- 7 theft calls
- 1 shoplifting call
- 1 mischief call
- 5 motor vehicle collisions
- 1 impaired driving call
- 3 driving complaints
- 1 traffic concern
- 7 suspicious activity calls
- 1 trespass/prowler call
There were 2 men arrested within the last 24 hours, between 14 and 35 years of age, for the following: break and enter, theft, possession of break-in tools, 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 Breaks into Compound to Steal Chips and Dip
Release Date: April 19, 2018
A 35-year-old local man was caught after breaking into a fenced in compound to steal bags of chips, dip and salsa.
On April 19, 2018 at approximately 2:15 a.m. police responded to the industrial area of Grant Timmins Drive and Binnington Court for a report of three suspicious persons. A lone male was located by a fence on private property. The accused had been standing near a hole in the fence and was found to be in possession of wire cutters, a ratchet and socket and a garbage bag full of chips, dip and salsa. A search of the compound revealed the accused had stolen the items from a dumpster.
The accused was transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.
The accused was charged with break and enter, theft, and possession of break-in tools.
Police Asking for Public’s Assistance to Identify Shoplifter
Release Date: April 19, 2018
On April 17, 2018 at approximately 4:35 p.m. the suspect entered a store in the 1100 block of Princess Street. The suspect placed over $340 worth of merchandise inside bags in a shopping cart and a pair of reading glasses in her purse. The suspect left the store without paying for any of the items, but fled on foot when approached by store security.
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You can also provide tips anonymously via:
- By calling our general number 613-549-4660 ext. 0 and asking to be anonymous
- By calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)