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Scam Alert! Police warning the community about a new scam circulating in the area

The Peterborough Police Service is warning the community about a new scam circulating in the area. We recently received several phone calls from persons reporting that they have received a telephone call from a person stating they are an “officer of the government.” The fake “officer” then provides a badge number to seem more legitimate.  People… Read more »

Friday January 17, 2020 – Peterborough man facing charges including dangerous operation and criminal harassment following two incidents

Calls for Service: (Jan. 16 at 8 a.m. to Jan. 17 at 8 a.m.) 102 Dangerous operation Arrest: A 39-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including dangerous operation and criminal harassment following two incidents. On January 15, 2020 the accused and female victim, currently in a domestic relationship, became involved in a verbal dispute while… Read more »

Thursday January 16, 2020 – Peterborough man charged with possession of child pornography

Calls for Service: (Jan. 15 at 8 a.m. to Jan. 16 at 8 a.m.) 93 Child pornography Arrest: A 20-year-old Peterborough man is facing child pornography charges following an investigation. On January 16, 2020, police executed a search warrant at a downtown residence in Peterborough where electronic devices were located and seized. As a result… Read more »

Wednesday January 15, 2020 – Peterborough teen facing charges including sexual assault, break and enter and forcible confinement following investigation

Calls for Service: (Jan. 14 at 8 a.m. to Jan. 15 at 8 a.m.) 113 Sexual assault/assault arrest: A 15-year-old Peterborough teen is facing several charges including sexual assault, assault, break and enter and forcible confinement following a domestic investigation. The accused and victim, a female teen, were in a previous domestic relationship. It was… Read more »

Wednesday January 15, 2020 – Five persons charged, fentanyl and cocaine taken off streets following search warrants at Hunter Street East apartment

Drug Arrests: Five persons have been arrested and charged following search warrants executed at two Hunter Street East apartments where officers located and seized Fentanyl, cocaine and a large quantity of cash. As a result of an ongoing investigation on January 14, 2020 members of the Peterborough Police Service’s ICAD (Intelligence, Crime Analyst, Asset Forfeiture… Read more »

Wednesday January 15, 2020 – Peterborough man charged with manslaughter

Manslaughter Arrest: The Peterborough Police Service arrested and charged a 33-year-old Peterborough man with manslaughter following an incident in the summer of 2019. On June 7, 2019 the accused and other parties, including the 40-year-old male victim, were at a multi-unit residence on Stewart Street. It was reported that during that time the accused physically… Read more »

Tuesday January 14, 2020 – Peterborough man facing charges including voyeurism and criminal harassment following two incidents

Criminal harassment/voyeurism Arrest: A 36-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including break and enter, criminal harassment and voyeurism following two separate incidents in the City. On January 11, 2020 at approximately 1:40 a.m. police received a call for service regarding a suspicious male on a porch at a Monaghan Road residence. It was reported that… Read more »

Tuesday January 14, 2020 – Police on scene following fire at Princess Street multi-unit residence

The Peterborough Police Service is currently on scene following a fire at a multi-unit residence on Princess Street home. At approximately 1:40 a.m. on January 14, 2020 police and Peterborough Fire Services attended a multi-unit residence on Princess Street for a reported structure fire. The fire was extinguished by fire services. Police are currently on… Read more »

Tuesday January 14, 2020 -Peterborough man charged with forcible confinement after paramedics threatened and prevented from leaving apartment

Calls for Service: (Jan. 13 at 8 a.m. to Jan. 14 at 8 a.m.) 91 Forcible confinement/assault peace officer Arrest: A 43-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with forcible confinement and assault peace officer after paramedics were prevented from leaving a residence while attempting to provide assistance. On January 12, 2020 at approximately… Read more »