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  • Sep 27, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday September 27, 2011@ 13:20

    Incident # 11-223715    Type : Suspicious Person    
    On September 27th, 2011, at 8:30 AM, police were contacted in regards to a suspicious male observed approaching a young female on Christopher Drive in the city of Cambridge.

    The male was described as white, approximately 30 years of age, heavier build and average height. He was bald, wearing no shirt and grey track pants.

  • Sep 27, 2011

    Investigators urge public to review street-proofing and personal safety tips

    For Immediate Release:  September 27, 2011

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police investigators continue to probe the circumstances surrounding recent robberies involving young victims and are working in conjunction with the community to increase awareness of personal safety tips.

  • Sep 26, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday September 26, 2011@ 14:44

    Incident # 11-221800    Type : Robbery    
    Saturday, September 24, 2011 at approximately 10:30 p.m., three young male victims were walking through an elementary school field located in the Stanley Park area when they were approached by 5 males described as Black, wearing dark hoodies, and bandannas covering their face.

    Two of the suspects were armed with a baseball bat and a knife.

  • Sep 23, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday September 23, 2011@ 8:21

    Incident # 11-219337    Type : Dangerous Condition    
    On September 22, 2011 at approximately 10:00 pm a false fire alarm was activated at 294 Chandler Dr in the city of Kitchener.

    Prior to the alarm two metal grates were removed from a large utility shaft located on the north side of the building.

  • Sep 22, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday September 22, 2011@ 8:20

    Incident # 11-218988    Type : Break and Enter    
    On Wednesday September 21st, 2011 at approximately 10:42pm, Waterloo Regional Police were called to the area of Williamsburg Road in the City of Kitchener, regarding an in-progress residential break-in. The suspect had also been observed entering numerous unattended vehicles.

  • Sep 21, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday September 21, 2011@ 8:00

    Incident # 11-217862    Type : Fire    
    On September 20, 2011 at approximately 3:16 p.m. Waterloo Regional Police and Kitchener Fire Department responded to an apartment fire at 1100 Courtland Avenue East in the City of Kitchener

    The lone occupant of the unit was at home cooking when the fire began. Another resident assisted in attempting to put out the fire.

  • Sep 20, 2011

    For Immediate Release:  September 20, 2011

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service in partnership with area Fire Services, Regional EMS, the Waterloo Region District School Board and the Waterloo Catholic District School Board are working together to ensure that safety is a top priority during this school year.

  • Sep 20, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday September 20, 2011@ 8:11

    Incident # 11-216909    Type : Fire    
    On September 19th 2011 at approximately 12:30 hrs Waterloo Regional Police and Kitchener Fire Department responded to a house fire on a Valebrook St in Kitchener.

    The house was under new construction and plumbing contractors had been inside soldering when the fire started.

  • Sep 19, 2011

    For Immediate Release: September 19, 2011

    Waterloo Region, ON –  For the third consecutive year the Ride of Your Life Bicycle Team will embark on an endurance-testing tour that starts in Waterloo Region and finishes four days later in the nation’s capital.

  • Sep 19, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday September 19, 2011@ 8:43

    Incident # 11-216407    Type : Offensive Weapons    
    On September 18, 2011 at 8:00 p.m., police responded to Chandler Dr, Kitchener for a report of a disturbance.

    As a result of an investigation, charges were laid against a 20 year old Kitchener man for Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose and Assault with a Weapon.

  • Sep 16, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday September 16, 2011@ 12:04

    Incident # 11-213420    Type : Suspicious Person    

  • Sep 15, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday September 15, 2011@ 14:18

    Incident # 11-209356    Type : Drugs    
    On September 10, 2011, Waterloo Regional Police Central Division CORE unit arrested a 33 year old Kitchener male for drug related offences that occurred in the area of the Cenotaph in downtown Kitchener.

    The male was arrested after he was seen selling drugs to another party and was found in possession of a quantity of crack cocaine and Canadian currency.

  • Sep 14, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday September 14, 2011@ 13:54

    Incident # 11-211026    Type : Suspicious Vehicle    
    On Sept. 12th, 2011, at approx. 3:30 p.m.a 17 year old male was walking in the area of Good St in New Hamburg, Wilmot Township, when an unknown male driving a minivan drove by slowly while watching him.

    The driver pulled over to the side of the road where the youth walked and continued watching him.

  • Sep 14, 2011

    Waterloo Regional Police are alerting the community to be aware of a series of "quick-change" incidents in which businesses in Waterloo Region have been targeted.

    Since October 2010, there have been over a dozen reported in this Region.

    During these incidents, police allege that the same unidentified male has gone to a store and made a small purchase using a large Canadian bill.

  • Sep 13, 2011

    The Major Case Unit is releasing the attached composite image in connection with an incident in Waterloo on August 15, 2011 and are appealing to the public for any information that could help identify the suspect.   

    On the 15th day of August 2011, at approximately 3:40 p.m. an adult female was conducting renovation work within a vacant building on University Ave East near King St. North in Waterloo.


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