Sarnia First Friday, July 5, 2013

July’s First Friday: July 5, 2013! Come to downtown Sarnia to see what’s happening this month! Ups N’ Downs Pub & Grill That Whaling Band Ontario’s Best Blues Rock Band Since ’89 9:30pm – 1:30am Limbo Lounge “Hall of Fame” Live at Limbo 10:00 pm – Close Artopia Gallery & Framing a collection of ceramic “Wedding Bowls”  Made with Love. XO Artopia on Facebook The Urban Nature Centre … Continued

Sarnia First Friday, June 7, 2013

June’s First Friday: June 7, 2013! Come to downtown Sarnia to see what’s happening this month! Ups N’ Downs Pub & Grill That Whaling Band 9:30pm – 1:30am Limbo Lounge “Hall of Fame” Live at Limbo 10:00 pm – Close Artopia Gallery & Framing Etching Tom is a three time multi-gold record award winner as well as a visual artist. Using a brite pallette, he then etches song … Continued

Bike Blitz

  Broadcast time: 12:40PM Date: 28 May 2013   The Sarnia Police Bicycle Blitz concluded on May 25th, with over 150 charges being laid in the one week period. Charges included many common Highway Traffic Act Offences like Stop Sign and Intersection Infractions. The two most common offences were riding on sidewalks (50) and riding through Crosswalks (40). Cyclists need to understand that they must obey all the rules of … Continued

Drug Warrants Executed

On May 24, 2013 members of the Sarnia Police Service Vice Unit and assisted by members of the Criminal Investigations Division and COPPS unit along with members of the Toronto Police Drug Squad executed three residential Drug Search Warrants along with a motor vehicle traffic stop. In Sarnia, officers seized the following evidence; 251 grams of Crystal Methamphetamine 228 grams of Marihuana .35 grams of Heroin 91 grams of Cocaine … Continued

Two Impaired

  Broadcast time: 8:11AM Date: 27 May 2013   Sarnia Police officers arrested two impaired drivers over this past weekend. The first arrest was a 27 year old male driving south on East St when a uniform officer noticed the car weaving. The car was stopped on Talfourd St and an arrest made. The driver was close to the legal limit, however it was discovered he had been issued a … Continued

Weekend Review

  Broadcast time: 7:37AM Date: 27 May 2013   Sarnia Police officers had a steady flow of calls for service the weekend beginning on 24 May 2013. Officers responded to 222 calls for service including: 10 – 911 hang ups 15 – Alarms 5 – Assaults 6 – Break and Enters 8 – Disturbances 18 – Domestic/Family Disputes 10 – Liquor Offences 10 – Mischief Calls 11 – Collisions 11 … Continued

Unlicenced Soliciting of Water Purifying Systems

The Sarnia Police Service would like to alert residents of the Sarnia area that an out of town company called Perfectly Pure Solutions is selling water purification systems to homeowners in the Sarnia area without a Salespersons Licence issued under the City of Sarnia Business Licencing By-Law. Recently, Perfectly Pure Solutions has been contacting residents using telemarketing phone calls, setting up appointments for demonstrations, sales and installation of their product.  … Continued

95 in a 50 by a 75

  Broadcast time: 1:10PM Date: Thursday May23rd 2013   On Wednesday 22 May, 2013 at about 2:45PM a Sarnia Police Service traffic officer stopped a man for speeding on Murphy Rd. The man was travelling north on Murphy Rd between London Rd and Exmouth St when he was caught on radar going 95km/hr in a 50km/hr area. The driver was a 75 year old man who advised the officer that … Continued

Victoria Day Weekend

Sarnia Police officers responded to over 260 calls for service over the long weekend. Some of the calls include: 11 – 911 hang-ups 20 – Alarm calls 7 – Break and Enters 12 – Disturb the Peace 23 – Family Dispute/Domestics 9 – Liquor Infractions 13 – Collisions 8 – Neighbour Disputes 25 – Noise Complaints 7 – Unwanted Persons 15 – Traffic Complaints

Off-Duty Officer Assists in Stopping Possible Jumper

On Thursday May 16, 2013, around 3:30 p.m., an off-duty Sarnia Police officer was travelling east on Highway 402, about to start his vacation. As he approached the Indian Road overpass he saw a female straddling the guard rail on the west side of the overpass. The officer exited the highway to get to the overpass to assist. By the time he arrived on the overpass, other police officers and … Continued