Monthly Archives: March 2019

Special Media Release for Tuesday March 19, 2019

The Peterborough Police Service is aware of the information being posted and circulated on social media regarding potential threats or hate crimes. We are investigating fully and cannot provide further information at this time as it is an active and ongoing investigation.

Tuesday March 19, 2019 –

Calls for Service: (March 18 at 8 a.m. to March 19 at 8 a.m.) 74 Use, deals, acts on forged document: A 33-year-old Peterborough woman is facing charges including theft and possession of stolen property following an investigation. In late February 2019 the victim had a cheque stolen by unknown person(s). The cheque was then… Read more »

Update to Media Release – Motor Vehicle Collision

Update to Media Release – Motor Vehicle Collision – March 15, 2019 The Peterborough Police would like to update the public on the motor vehicle collision that occurred at Lansdowne Street and Roger Neilson Way on March 15, 2019. A 55 year old Peterborough woman has succumbed to her injuries and died as a result of… Read more »

Special Media Release – Thursday March 15, 2019

Peterborough Police are at the scene of a serious motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Lansdowne Street and George Street.  This area will be closed for an undetermined amount of time while police investigate. Please avoid the area. Further details will be released when available.

March 15, 2019–Special Media Release–Mischief To Vehicles–

The Peterborough Police Service is currently investigating 18 incidents of damage to vehicles throughout the City. The incidents started on March 14, 2019 at 10 pm and continued into the early morning hours of March 15, 2019.  The suspects used an unknown metal object to smash windows and damage body panels to vehicles parked in… Read more »

St. Patrick’s Day – Please enjoy responsibly!

The Peterborough Police Service encourages residents to enjoy this weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day festivities responsibly. The Traffic Services Unit will be conducting RIDE (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) details on Saturday March 16 and Sunday March 17, 2019 throughout the City, Village of Lakefield and Township of Cavan Monaghan. “We’ve said this before and we will… Read more »

Friday March 15, 2019 – Cavan, Ontario man facing several charges including impaired and dangerous driving following Wednesday night motor vehicle collision

Calls for Service: (March 14 at 8 a.m. to March 15 at 8 a.m.) 79 Impaired/Dangerous operation arrest: A 25-year-old Cavan, Ontario man is facing several charges including impaired and dangerous driving following a Wednesday night motor vehicle collision. On March 13, 2019 at approximately 9:45 p.m. it was reported to police that a motor… Read more »

Thursday March 14, 2019 – Two persons arrested and charged, blue heroin and cocaine seized following traffic stop and search warrants

A 27-year-old Peterborough man and a 29-year-old Omemee, Ontario man have been arrested and charged following a traffic stop and drug search warrants executed at two homes where police located and seized blue heroin and a large quantity of cocaine. As a result of an ongoing investigation on March 13, 2019 members of the Peterborough… Read more »

MISSING: 57-year-old Robert Welch

The Peterborough Police Service is asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing person 57-year-old Robert Welch of Peterborough. Welch was last seen in the Lindsay area in December of 2018 and was reported missing to Peterborough Police in mid-March 2019. Welch is described as follows (see photo below): Male Caucasian Approximately 200lbs 6’5” tall… Read more »