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  • Dec 14, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday December 14, 2011@ 8:05

    Incident # 11-287178    Type : Theft under 5000    
    LOWELL ST N, CAMBRIDGE
    On December 14, 2011, at approximately 3:20 a.m. a resident of Cambridge was awakened by the sound of his two dogs barking and noticed that his son's bicycle had been stolen.

    The resident located the suspect riding the stolen bicycle and approached him. The suspect threatened that he had a gun and fled on foot on Lowell Street South.

  • Dec 13, 2011

    Waterloo Regional Police are currently investigating two incidents in which young females were robbed near bus stops and are urging the public to be vigilant about their surroundings and report suspicious activity.

    Synopsis:
    On Monday December 12, 2011 at approximately 6pm, a female exited a bus at the terminal on Ainslie St S, Cambridge.

    A male came from the rear of the bowling alley and assaulted the victim while grabbing her backpack. The suspect then fled on foot. There were no injuries and nothing was taken.

  • Dec 13, 2011

    For Immediate Release:  December 12, 2011
     
    Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service is pleased to welcome members of the Waterloo Region Turkish community for a special event Wednesday December 14, 2011.

    Representatives from the Intercultural Dialog Institute of Kitchener-Waterloo will be meeting with police members for the traditional serving of Noah’s Pudding.

  • Dec 13, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday December 13, 2011@ 13:55

    Incident # 11-286104    Type : Robbery    
    AINSLIE ST S, CAMBRIDGE
    On Monday December 12, 2011 at approximately 6pm, a female exited a bus at the terminal on Ainslie St S, Cambridge.

    A male came from the rear of the bowling alley and assaulted the victim while grabbing her backpack. The suspect then fled on foot. There were no injuries and nothing was taken.

  • Dec 12, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday December 12, 2011@ 8:21

    Incident # 11-285430    Type : Prowler    
    UPPER MERCER ST, KITCHENER
    Police have responded to two reports of a suspicious person between November 19th and December 11, 2011 in the residential area of Fairway Road North and Old Zeller Drive in the city of Kitchener.

    Both incidents occurred in the late evening hours. There is no description available of the suspicious person.

  • Dec 09, 2011

    At approximately 1:45 p.m. on the 9th of December, 2011, a male entered a pharmacy located at 944 King St. W in the city of Kitchener.

    While inside the male brandished a gun and stole a quantity of prescription medication.

    The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5'7" tall with a thin build. He appears to have a goatee or thin beard. The suspect was wearing a dark blue or black baggy sweater and black track pants. He was also wearing a cap with ear coverings.

    The weapon was described as a semi-automatic style handgun.

  • Dec 09, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday December 9, 2011@ 8:06

    Incident # 11-282947    Type : Robbery    
    WILSON AVENUE, KITCHENER
    On December 8th, 2011, at approximately 3 pm, a 15 year old Kitchener male was confronted by 3 males and was robbed of his cellular phone in the area of Wilson Avenue Park, in the City of Kitchener.

    The victim suffered minor injuries as a result of the incident. No weapons were used.

    The suspects are described as Black and approximately 17- 20 years of age.

  • Dec 08, 2011

    For Immediate Release:  December 8, 2011
     
    Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service, in partnership with the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police and the Insurance Bureau of Canada, is participating in the annual Lock It or Lose It program.

    Lock it or Lose It is a province-wide crime prevention initiative to remind the public that taking time to lock their vehicles and protect their valuables can significantly reduce incidents of theft, particularly during the holiday shopping season.

  • Dec 08, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday December 8, 2011@ 8:19

    Incident # 11-282427    Type : Robbery    
    HOFFMAN ST,
    Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at approximately 9 p.m., two males entered a residential unit located on Hoffman Street in Kitchener. One of these males brandished a knife and demanded property from the victim. This suspect fled after receiving the property. The victim suffered a non-life threatening injury and was treated and released at the scene by paramedics.

  • Dec 07, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday December 7, 2011@ 11:40

    Incident # 11-281682    Type : Robbery    
    CHURCH ST S, CAMBRIDGE
    On December 6, 2011 at approximately 9:00 pm a lone male victim was walking in the area of King St. E and Church St. Cambridge. The victim was approached by 3 unknown males with their faces covered wearing dark clothing.

    The males assaulted the victim and took his shoes and jacket.

  • Dec 06, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday December 6, 2011@ 8:04

    Incident # 11-280826    Type : Motor Vehicle Collision - Injuries    
    RIVER ROAD, KITCHENER ON (AREA: WC
    On December 5 , 2011 at 619pm a minivan operated by a Kitchener resident was eastbound on River Road in Kitchener.

    The minivan struck a disability scooter operated by a 64 year old Kitchener male who was crossing the street at the time. The male was transported to Grand River Hospital with major injuries.

  • Dec 05, 2011

    Twenty-four new recruits to take Oath of Office

    For Immediate Release:  Monday, December 5, 2011

    Waterloo Region, ON – The Waterloo Regional Police Service is proud to welcome Recruit Class #81 to its ranks at a special ceremony to be held in partnership with Cardinal Leger French Elementary School.

  • Dec 05, 2011

    Just before 6am on December 5, 2011, a lone male disguised with a mask entered a pharmacy in the 400 block of Hespeler Road in Cambridge.  The male claimed to have a weapon but no weapon was seen. He then fled with a quantity of narcotics.

    Police searched the area with negative results. The suspect is described as male/White, approx. 6’2”, thin build, wearing glasses, a light blue jacket and black dress shoes.

    Detectives at South Division continue to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to call 519 650 8500 ext. 2299 or Crime Stoppers 1 800 222 8477.

  • Dec 05, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday December 5, 2011@ 8:07

    Incident # 11-279409    Type : Robbery    
    KINGSWOOD DR , KITCHENER
    Saturday, December 3, 2011 at approximately 9:50 p.m., two unknown males wearing balaclava's entered a residential unit located within 270 Kingswood Drive in Kitchener.

    These males entered through an unlocked door and walked in brandishing knives demanding money from the parties inside. A 24 year old male received non-life threatening injuries and was treated at the scene by paramedics.

  • Dec 02, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday December 2, 2011@ 8:07

    Incident # 11-277749    Type : Offensive Weapons    
    HUDSON CRES, KITCHENER
    At approximately 8:20 pm on December 1st an unknown male entered a residence on Hudson Cres in the City of Kitchener through an unlocked front door.

    When confronted by the occupants the male produced an edged weapon. The suspect was chased from the residence using a kitchen chair.

    No one was injured in the incident and nothing was taken.

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