Monthly Archives: September 2018

Friday September 28, 2018 – Arrests made following project in the City targeting persons seeking sexual services from persons under the age of 18.

Calls for Service: (Sept. 27 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 28 at 8 a.m.) 72 Sexual exploitation Arrests: Three men have been arrested and charged following a project in the City targeting persons seeking sexual services from persons under the age of 18. As a result of the project conducted by the Peterborough Police Service… Read more »

Scam Alert: Fraudulent paving and asphalt company from Toronto scamming local residents out of money

The Peterborough Police Service is warning residents about a fraudulent paving company from Toronto scamming local residents out of money. Our Service has received complainants about the Toronto-based company claiming to be paving and asphalt specialists attending their residence, asking for payment up front and in cash only, starting the work on their driveway and… Read more »

Cram-A-Cruiser 2018 For Kawartha Food Share

The Peterborough Police Service is proud to partner once again with the Kawartha Food Share for the annual Cram-A-Cruiser event. All of the much needed non-perishable food items donated during this event goes to the Kawartha Food Share and the Lakefield Food Bank as part of Corus Feeds Kids. Tuna, fish and meats Canned vegetables… Read more »

“Safe Under 7” Ongoing Traffic Enforcement and Education Campaign A Success

The Peterborough Police Service’s goal of slowing down motorists and improving safety on local roads this summer was achieved, in part, to the success of the ongoing Safe Under 7 Campaign. “The community members in Peterborough, Lakefield and Cavan-Monaghan should be applauded for their efforts in slowing down and making our roads safer this summer,”… Read more »

Wednesday September 26, 2018 – St. Catharines, Ontario teen has been charged with assault with a weapon and mischief following an incident involving her sister

Calls for Service: (Sept. 25 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 26 at 8 a.m.) 81 Assault with a weapon Arrest: An 18-year-old St. Catharines, Ontario teen has been charged with assault with a weapon and mischief following an incident involving her sister. On the morning of September 18, 2018 police were dispatched to a Peterborough… Read more »

Tuesday September 25, 2018 – Quebec man facing several charges including domestic assault with a weapon and possession of a loaded prohibited or restricted firearm after police located and seized a handgun and ammunition from a Peterborough apartment

Calls for Service: (Sept. 24 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 25 at 8 a.m.) 63 Domestic assault with a weapon Arrest: A 23-year-old old Gatineau, Quebec, man is facing several charges including domestic assault with a weapon and possession of a loaded prohibited or restricted firearm after police located and seized a handgun and ammunition… Read more »

Hint #1 Peterborough Police K9 Name Game Contest

Good morning Kindergarten students! Here is your first hint as you try and guess the name of our new Police Service Dog. Hint #1 He is a boy dog! Good luck! We can’t wait to hear your guesses!   Contest Details  Open to all Kindergarten (JK and SK classes) in the area served by the… Read more »

Sept. 22 – 24, 2018 – Toronto man facing charges including aggravated assault and carrying a concealed weapon following weekend stabbing outside George Street North bar

Calls for Service: (Sept. 21 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 22 at 8 a.m.) 93 (Sept. 22 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 23 at 8 a.m.) 80 (Sept. 23 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 24 at 8 a.m.) 49 Aggravated assault Arrest: A 37-year-old Toronto man is facing charges including aggravated assault and carrying a… Read more »

Friday September 20, 2018 – Peterborough man charged with assault with a weapon and assault following domestic disturbance at a Peterborough residence

Calls for Service: (Sept. 20 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 21 at 8 a.m.) 71 Domestic assault with a weapon Arrest: A 53-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with assault with a weapon and assault following a domestic disturbance at a Peterborough residence. During the early morning hours of September 20, 2018 police… Read more »

Peterborough Police Service Retires Police Service Dogs Wolfe and Hal and Announce Purchase of Two New Police Service Dogs

The Peterborough Police Service is extremely proud of its Canine Unit and its many successes over the past two decades. Since the formation of the Canine Unit in 1997, four Police Service Dogs have served and retired from the Service. The Unit is currently in transition as Police Service Dogs Wolfe and Hal are set… Read more »