Monthly Archives: November 2018

Friday November 30, 2018 – Peterborough resident facing drug charges following a bicycle stop where police located and seized purple heroin and crack cocaine

Calls for Service: (Nov. 29 at 8 a.m. to Nov. 30 at 8 a.m.) 58 Drug Arrest: A 23-year-old Peterborough man is facing drug charges following a bicycle stop where police located and seized purple heroin and crack cocaine. On November 30, 2018 at approximately 12:10 a.m. an officer stopped a male riding a bicycle… Read more »

Wednesday November 28, 2018 – Peterborough Police Service warning residents of scam currently circulating in the area

Calls for Service: (Nov. 27 at 8 a.m. to Nov. 28 at 8 a.m.) 67 Scam Alert: The Peterborough Police Service is warning residents of a scam currently circulating in our area. Our Service recently received information regarding an unknown person going door-to-door in the City seeking donations on behalf of the Peterborough Fire Services…. Read more »

Tuesday November 27, 2018 – Peterborough man charged with sexual assault and forcible confinement following incident

Calls for Service: (Nov. 26 at 8 a.m. to Nov. 27 at 8 a.m.) 84 Sexual assault/forcible confinement Arrest: A 40-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged after a teen was sexually assaulted and forcibly confined in a vehicle. At approximately 3:20 a.m. on November 11, 2018 a teenage female outside a George Street… Read more »

Fraud Alert – Local business loses $200,000 in fraudulent transactions

The Peterborough Police Service is warning large and small businesses alike to use extreme caution when conducting over the phone credit card transactions after a local contracting supply store was scammed out of more than $200,000. Between mid-October 2018 and mid-November 2018 two unknown males called a local contracting supply store and ordered home renovation… Read more »

Thursday November 15, 2018 – A 20-year-old male charged with 2 assaults and breach of probation after assaulting a family female member and the family member’s female friend.

Calls for Service: (14 Nov. at 8 a.m. to 15 Nov. at 8 a.m.) 83 Break and Enter to Business: A business that operates on The Queensway was entered and a quantity of cash was stolen. On November 14, 2018, police responded to an alarm at a business on The Queensway. It was discovered that… Read more »

Wednesday November 14, 2018 – A 54-year-old male has been charged with assault with a weapon and uttering threats after a male victim reported a knife was pulled on him and a threat was made to him.

Calls for Service: (13 Nov. at 8 a.m. to 14 Nov. at 8 a.m.) 60 calls Assault with a Weapon and Uttering Threats: A 54-year-old male has been charged with assault with a weapon and uttering threats after a male victim reported a knife was pulled on him and a threat was made to him…. Read more »