Calls For Service:
Friday June 28th 8 a.m. to Saturday June 29th 8 a.m.—88
Saturday June 29th 8 a.m. to Sunday June 30th 8 a.m.—94
Sunday June 30th 8 a.m. to Monday July 1st 8 a.m. ——101
Domestic Related Arrest:
A 44-year-old Peterborough male has been arrested for Break and Enter, Overcome Resistance by Attempting to Choke another person, Sexual Assault and Breach of Probation.
In the early morning hours of June 29, 2019 the accused broke into the victim’s residence. The accused woke the victim and began to remove her clothing and placed his hand over her mouth. During the assault the victim was able to break free, exit the residence and called for assistance from a person who had been driving past.
Once police attended, the accused was arrested near the scene. The victim was transported to Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The accused was remanded into custody.
To protect the identity of the victim the name of the accused will not be released.
Public Mischief Charge:
A 29-year-old male has been charged with public mischief following an incident at a post-secondary institution within the City of Peterborough.
On June 28th, 2019 at 9:30 pm, the accused called security and advised the school they should be put in lock down as there was a suspicious package in the school.
Five members of the Peterborough Police Service attended the post-secondary institution and began an investigation. The school was evacuated. Nothing suspicious was found.
Through the investigation police determined the accused Christopher Tam, Toronto was responsible for making the phone call.
On June 29, 2019 Peterborough Police arrested Tam at his Toronto area residence. Tam was transported back to Peterborough and released on conditions. Tam was charged with Public Mischief and will appear in court on July 18, 2019.
The public is reminded it is an offence to make false complaints regarding suspicious packages, bomb threats and pulling alarms. Police will investigate these incidents and lay the appropriate charges.
These investigations tie up considerable resources for a significant amount of time. This is time that could be better used responding to more urgent matters in our Community.
Domestic Assault Arrest:
A 28-year-old Peterborough female has been charged with two counts of assault following an investigation.
In the early morning hours of June 30, 2019 the accused attended a downtown bar and confronted the two victims.
An argument broke out. The accused pushed her spouse and head-butted the victim in the left eye. The second victim tried to intervene and was also head-butted in the face.
Both victims received minor injuries and did not require medical attention.
The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on July 17, 2019.
The name of the accused will not be released in order to protect the identity of both victims in the domestic incident.
Off Road Vehicle Fatality:
On July 1, 2019 at approximately 4:30 pm, Emergency Services responded to a single off road vehicle collision on Fire Route 101 south of Fire Route 2 in Cavan-Monaghan Township.
A lone male rider was ejected and sustained serious injuries. Olexandr Prokopenko, age 49 of Peel Region succumbed to his injuries and died as a result of the collision.
The Peterborough Police Traffic Reconstruction Unit is investigating this incident.
Name: S/Sgt. Dan MacLean
Phone Number: 705-876-1122 ext.269