Calls for Service
Kingston Police had 160 calls for service during the 24 hour period starting from 5:00 a.m. on June 6, 2018. Of these, 115 calls occurred in the city central area, 28 in the west end, 9 in the east end, and 4 north of Highway 401. Some of these included:
- 4 domestic calls
- 2 assault calls
- 3 sexual assaults
- 3 harassment calls
- 1 fight/disturbance call
- 7 undesirable calls
- 1 customer trouble call
- 1 custody dispute call
- 5 alarm calls
- 1 neighbour dispute call
- 1 trouble with kids call
- 1 Mental Health Act call
- 16 assist citizen calls
- 3 break and enter calls
- 26 theft calls
- 4 shoplifting calls
- 1 theft of vehicle call
- 15 mischief calls
- 4 fraud calls
- 10 motor vehicle collisions
- 2 parking/vehicle complaints
- 2 driving complaints
- 11 suspicious activity calls
- 2 trespass/prowler calls
There were 11 individuals arrested within the last 24 hours including 9 men and 3 women, between 18 and 53 years of age, for the following: two counts of mischief, two counts of theft, possession of stolen property, four counts of public intoxication, breach undertaking, five counts of breach recognizance, and three counts of 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.
Two Arrested in Relation to Multiple Vehicle Break-In’s
Release Date: June 7, 2018
A 21-year-old man and 20-year-old woman, both from Kingston, were caught carrying bags of stolen property from multiple parked cars.
On June 6, 2018 at approximately 5:00 a.m. a man on Virginia Street was seen looking into parked vehicles with a flashlight. A witness yelled at the man who stopped what he was doing, grabbed the bags and met up with a woman who was also carrying bags.
Responding officers located the man and woman still in the area, both carrying multiple bags containing stolen purses, wallets, passports and other personal identification. Multiple nearby vehicles were found with windows smashed out and police suspect there may be more yet un-reported.
Both accused were transported to police headquarters where they were held to attend a bail hearing. They are charged jointly with mischief, theft, and possession of stolen property.
At this time police have taken 30 reports of thefts from and damage to vehicles in the area, which occurred overnight form June 5 to June 6. The investigation is continuing and citizens are encouraged to check their vehicles and report any damage or theft.
Man Caught Driving Suspended 3 Times by Same Officer
Release Date: June 7, 2018
A 41-year-old local man was caught for the third time driving suspended by the same officer.
On April 12 and April 18, 2018 a patrol officer stopped and charged the accused for driving while under suspension.
On June 7, 2018 at approximately 4:00 a.m. the same patrol officer observed the accused pulling onto Russell Street from a parking lot. When the accused observed the police cruiser he backed up and then exited his vehicle.
The accused was arrested and the vehicle was towed. The accused was transported to police headquarters where he was later released on a provincial offence recognizance.
The accused was charged under the Highway Traffic Act with drive while under suspension.