Thursday December 21, 2017 – Peterborough man facing 15 additional charges following thefts from vehicles throughout the City

Calls for Service:
(Dec. 20 at 8 a.m. to Dec. 21 at 8 a.m.) 66

Additional Charges:
A 28-year-old Peterborough man is facing numerous additional charges following an investigation into thefts from vehicles located throughout the City.

On December 19, 2017 the accused, Roland William Ferguson, 28, of Sherbrooke Street, was arrested and charged following a theft from a vehicle on Cumberland Avenue.
Through the investigation it was revealed that the accused was associated to numerous thefts from vehicles located throughout the City from mid-November to December 21, 2017.

As a result of the investigation the accused is additionally charged with the following:

  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000 X7
  • Use of credit card X6
  • Break and enter
  • Possession of break-in instruments

The accused is currently in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court later today (Dec. 21).

Original Media Release from December 20, 2017: 

Domestic Assault Arrests:
A Peterborough couple has been arrested and charged following a domestic dispute at their residence.

Between December 19, 2017 and December 20, 2017 a domestic dispute took place between the co-accused, a 30-year-old man and a 33-year-old woman, while they were at their Peterborough home. During the dispute it was reported that they had assaulted each other.

As a result of the investigation they were both arrested and charged with domestic assault.

The male accused was released from custody and is scheduled to attend court on January 11, 2018. The female accused was also released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on Jan. 4, 2018.

The names of the co-accused will not be released as they are also both victims in this domestic incident.

Domestic Assault Arrest:
A 19-year-old Peterborough man has been charged following a domestic assault investigation.

In early December 2017 the Peterborough Police Service received information regarding two assaults that had taken place in October 2017 when the accused, a now 19-year-old man, and the victim, a teenage female, were in an on-again-off-again relationship.

On December 19, 2017 the accused attended the Peterborough Police station where, as a result of the investigation, he was placed under arrest and charged with domestic assault X2.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on January 4, 2018.

In order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic assault incident the name of the accused will not be released.