Crime of the Week – Construction Site Theft, Chatham

Overnight on Wednesday August 9th, 2017 unknown suspects entered the construction site at Queen Elizabeth School in Chatham. The thieves removed a Kodiak gas generator and Leister roof membrane induction welding robot. Additionally five bundles of 100’ extension cords and a blow torch were also taken. The total value of the theft is over $18,000. […]


Crime of the Week – Bicycle Thefts

Incidents of bicycle thefts have been steadily rising across the Municipality. In most cases the bicycles have been left unlocked, making them an easy target for thieves. Although a lock is not a complete deterrent for a thief it is still best way to ensure that your bicycle is not stolen. Putting it indoors in […]


Crime of the Week – Court House Commemorative Plaque

Sometime during the week of July 27th, 2017 unknown suspects removed the commemorative plaque placed at the Chatham Court House on Grand Avenue West. The bronze plaque painted red and very heavy is titled David Mills 1831 – 1903 and was mounted on a metal frame in the front garden area of the Court House. […]

Positivity-Day 2017

12 Days of Positivity

CELEBRATE POSITIVITY DAY! This months Cause of the Month is Positivity Day, a day meant to celebrate the benefits of positive thinking and the amazing potential positivity has to improve our lives and our community. New this year is the 12 Days of Positivity starting September 4th and leading up to Positivity day on September 15th. […]


Crime of the Week – Stolen Mountain Bikes

Overnight on Tuesday July 25th, 2017 unknown suspects entered the rear yard of a Devon Road home in Chatham. They then entered the garage through an unlocked door. Once inside the suspects removed ladies and men’s Giant mountain bikes, men’s and ladies motorcycle jackets, a quantity of power tools and a wet/dry vacuum. The suspects […]


Crime of the Week – Break In – Given Rd Chatham

During daytime hours on Friday July 7th, 2017 unknown suspects forced their way into a Given Road home in Chatham ON. Once inside the thieves removed 2 Samsung tablets, as set of men’s and ladies Fossil Watches, a gold bracelet, a large amount of change in a coffee can and some American cash. The total […]


Crime of the Week – Pet Roadrunner Ducks & Eggs stolen

In the early morning of Friday June 30th, 2017 unknown suspects removed 3 female and one male Road Runner Ducks along with 25 eggs in a nest from a location on Water Street in Wallaceburg. Road Runner Ducks are a unique breed and the owner describes the adults as being brown and white, one was […]


Crime of the Week – Rosco’s Mini Mart, theft

On Monday June 19th, 2017 an unknown male suspect entered Rosco’s Mini Mart in Dresden. The suspect brandished a weapon and demanded cigarettes and lottery tickets from the clerk. The suspect fled the area on dirt bike. The suspect is described as male, wearing black clothing, black gloves, a black motorcycle helmet with a black […]


Crime of the Week – Stolen fishing equipment

Sometime over the weekend of June 3rd, 2017 unknown suspects entered the compound at the rear of a Richmond Street business in Chatham. Once inside the thieves broke into a boat parked in the compound causing $200 in damages, and removed $10,000 in spoons, body baits, releases and dipsy diver lures used for salmon fishing. […]


Canada 150

2017 marks Canada’s Sesquicentennial, – aka 150th Birthday! Celebrate at events throughout the country – click here For celebrations and events throughout the Chatham-Kent area, check out the MyCK events calendar