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  • Feb 14, 2012

    For Immediate Release:  February 14, 2012

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police Homicide detectives continue to investigate the suspicious circumstances surrounding the sudden death of two Kitchener residents.

    Police are now able to identify the deceased persons as Joanna Nowakowska, 38 years, and daughter Bianca Nowakowska, 4 years.

    Just after 8:30pm on Monday February 13, 2012, emergency services responded to Moorgate Crescent and found the deceased persons inside their residence.

  • Feb 14, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday February 14, 2012@ 9:00

    Incident # 12-035729 Type : Robbery  
    DOON VILLAGE RD, KITCHENER
    On February 14, 2012 at 1:03am police were called to attend a Mac's variety store located at on Doon Village Road in the city of Kitchener regarding a robbery.

    The suspect entered the store and demanded cash, cigarettes and lottery tickets.

    The suspect was described as a white male, 5'7" tall, 145lbs, wearing a dark hoody, white mask and black Nike running shoes with blue webbing.

  • Feb 14, 2012

    For Immediate Release:  February 14, 2012

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police continue to investigate the deaths of two Kitchener residents.

    Just after 8:30pm on Monday February 13, 2012, emergency services responded to Moorgate Crescent and found two deceased persons inside a residence.

    The bodies were removed from the scene and a post mortem examination has been scheduled today in Hamilton.

    Police continue attempts to contact next of kin.

  • Feb 13, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday February 13, 2012@ 8:10

    Incident # 12-034249    Type : Robbery    
    CHARLES STREET AT BENTON STREET, KITCHENER ON (AREA: WC
    On Sunday February 12th, 2012 at approximately 1:30 a.m. a 19 year old Kitchener male was walking in the area of Charles and Benton Streets, Kitchener when he was approached by three males.

    The males robbed the victim of personal property before fleeing the area. No weapon was produced.

    The victim was not injured in incident.

  • Feb 10, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday February 10, 2012@ 9:05

    Incident # 12-032614    Type : Robbery    
    UNIVERSITY AV W / ALBERT ST, WATERLOO
    At approximately 3:45am on Friday February 10th, 2012, a 20 year Waterloo male was the victim of a robbery in the area of University Avenue West and Albert Street, Waterloo.

    The male suspect approached the victim, produced a handgun and robbed the victim of personal items.

    The victim suffered minor injuries, which did not require medical treatment.

  • Feb 09, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday February 9, 2012@ 8:06

    Incident # 12-031489    Type : Robbery    
    HESPELER RD A, CAMBRIDGE
    On February 8, 2012 at approximately 4:30 p.m. a jewelry store on Hespeler Road Cambridge was robbed by several masked suspects.

    The suspects assaulted an employee and smashed several display cases, stealing an undisclosed amount of merchandise.

    The suspects were last seen running from the location.

  • Feb 08, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday February 8, 2012@ 8:20

    Incident # 12-030463    Type : Suspicious Person    
    SUNRISE DR, KITCHENER
    Since the end of January 2012, there have been four separate reports of 2 males gaining entry to people's houses in Kitchener by pretending to be insulation inspectors for the City of Kitchener.

    It is unknown at this time if these suspects are looking for a theft opportunity, or attempting to defraud the property owners.

  • Feb 08, 2012

    For Immediate Release:  February 8, 2012

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police investigators have charged a 26 year old Kitchener male in connection with a stabbing incident at a Kitchener residence.

    Just after 11pm on February 7, 2012, emergency services responded to Four Seasons Court in Kitchener and found two adults within the residence with life threatening injuries.  Both were transported to local hospitals and continue to receive treatment for their injuries.

  • Feb 07, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday February 7, 2012@ 8:27

    Incident # 12-029874    Type : Offensive Weapons    
    OLD CHICOPEE DR , KITCHENER
    Monday, February 6th, 2012 at 7:50 p.m., police responded to a home on Old Chicopee Drive in response to a dispute.

    During the investigation, police recovered two long guns and numerous rounds of ammunition.

    A male occupant of the residence was arrested and held for show cause.

  • Feb 06, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday February 6, 2012@ 10:25

    Incident # 12-029075    Type : Robbery    
    JAY CRT, KITCHENER
    On February 5th, 2012, at approximately 8:30 pm a male teen was walking on a path near Selkirk Dr. in the city of Kitchener when 3 males approximately 18 years old approached him and demanded his personal items.

  • Feb 03, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday February 3, 2012@ 8:31

    Incident # 12-026715    Type : Property Damage    
    STRANGE STREET, KITCHENER ON (AREA: WN
    On Friday February 3rd, 2012 at approximately 1:25am, a fire was set at an erosion-control barrier and a sign located at a construction site on Strange Street Kitchener near Cherry Park.

    The fire was discovered by Police and promptly put out. Police searched the immediate area for the person/persons responsible.

  • Feb 02, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday February 2, 2012@ 8:12

    Incident # 12-025749    Type : Robbery    
    STRASBURG RD, KITCHENER
    On February 1, 2012 at approximately 9:15 p.m. a 16 year old male was approached by 5 -6 males and 2 females at the bus stop area located at the Forest Glen Plaza in the City of Kitchener.

    The victim was assaulted and a baseball cap taken. No weapons were used or seen. The victim was not injured in the incident.

  • Feb 01, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday February 1, 2012@ 8:17

    Incident # 12-024503    Type : Industrial Accident    
    MANITOU DR, KITCHENER
    On Tuesday January 31, 2012 just after 11am, an employee at a compressed air supplier on Manitou Drive in Kitchener was injured while moving an empty air cylinder in the loading dock.

    Waterloo Regional Police and EMS were notified. The employee was transported to Grand River Hospital and received medical care.

    The Ministry of Labour was notified.

  • Jan 31, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday January 31, 2012@ 8:08

    Incident # 12-023814    Type : Drugs    
    PIONEER DR, KITCHENER
    On Monday January 30th, 2012, at approximately 2:00 P.M., Police stopped a motor vehicle on Pioneer Drive, Ktichener for a Highway Traffic Act violation.

    While speaking to the driver, police observed that he was in possession of a large quantity of cash. Further investigation determined that there was over 1500 grams of marihuana in the motor vehicle with an estimated street value of $15,000.

  • Jan 30, 2012

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday January 30, 2012@ 8:29

    Incident # 12-021633    Type : Robbery    
    TRAYNOR AVE, KITCHENER
    On Friday, January 27, 2012 at approximately 7:55 p.m., a robbery occurred in the area of Traynor Avenue and Connaught Street in the city of Kitchener.

    Two males approached a group of three youths. Both males demanded everything the youths had. The males took a cell phone from one victim and fled the area on foot. The cell phone was later recovered.

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