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  • Nov 18, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday November 18, 2011@ 16:08


    Incident # 11-266592 Type : Robbery
    On Thursday, November 17, 2011, a 16 year old Waterloo male had an iPod taken from him after getting off Grand River Transit near the intersection of King Street North and Columbia Street, Waterloo.

    At approximately 4:15 p.m., four unidentified males followed the victim off the bus, approached him in a near by parking lot and demanded his iPod. The victim started to comply but was struck in the face.

  • Nov 17, 2011

    Waterloo Regional Police continue to investigate a robbery in Cambridge and are releasing the images below along with an appeal for information from the public.  
    On November 13, 2011 at 00:45 hours police were contacted about a robbery at a pizza restaurant on St. Andrews Street in the city of Cambridge.

    An object resembling a handgun was observed. Two male suspects left the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.

  • Nov 17, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday November 17, 2011@ 7:59

    Incident # 11-265889    Type : Fire    
    On Wednesday, November 16, 2011, at approximately 6:00 p.m., there was a kitchen fire in a home on Lisbon Road, in Wilmot Township. All residents evacuated the home. One adult resident was transported to hospital as a precaution for smoke inhalation.

  • Nov 16, 2011

    Waterloo Regional Police are proactively alerting the community to a credit card security scam.

    A victim receives a phone call from a person claiming to work in the Security and Fraud Department of the victim's credit card issuer. The caller has the victim's name and credit card number and will state that there has been an unusual purchase pattern on the card, often in another country and that the credit card company will be assuming that charge, and crediting the victim's account.

  • Nov 16, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday November 16, 2011@ 8:18

    Incident # 11-248255    Type : Theft under 5000    
    On the 15th of November, 2011, police arrested a 25 year old Kitchener male in connection with an ongoing investigation into thefts from vehicles and fraud related offences.

    The male has been charged with offences that occurred during September and October 2011 within the city of Kitchener. The charges include:

    * four counts of Theft Under $5000,

  • Nov 15, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday November 15, 2011@ 8:06

    Incident # 11-264435    Type : Injured/Sick Person    
    At approximately 11:35pm on the 14th of November 2011, Police were called to investigate a disturbance in the area of Weber Street East near Young Street in Kitchener.

    Police arrived on scene to find an unresponsive male who had suffered trauma to his body.

    The 23 year old male was transported to hospital where he continues to be treated for his injuries.

  • Nov 14, 2011

    Police requesting assistance from the public for information

  • Nov 14, 2011

    For Immediate Release:  November 11, 2011

    Waterloo Region, ON – In April 2011, Waterloo Regional Police commenced an investigation into an on-duty incident that led to criminal charges being laid against Waterloo Regional Police Constable Christopher Knox, a four and a half year member.

  • Nov 14, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday November 14, 2011@ 8:39

    Incident # 11-263752    Type : Fire    
    On Monday November 14, 2011 at 4:58am, emergency services responded to a parking lot at Mill Street for a call of a motor vehicle fire.

    The motor vehicle was completely engulfed upon arrival. Kitchener Fire Department extinguished the flames.

  • Nov 13, 2011

    On Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 5:24 a.m. a lone male operating a grey Dodge Magnum drove through the front entrance of Waterloo Regional Police Service headquarters, located at 200 Maple Grove Road in Cambridge. The vehicle travelled approximately 30 meters within the confines of the lobby and came to rest alongside the reception area of the Records Branch.

  • Nov 10, 2011

    On August 2nd 2011 a female attended a store on Hespeler Road Cambridge and attempted to use a fraudulent credit card for a large purchase.

    Staff obtained identification from the female but were suspicious of that document as well. Staff held on to both documents and contacted the police. The female fled the scene prior to police arrival.

  • Nov 10, 2011

    Waterloo Regional Police North Division Detectives are requesting the public's help in a missing person investigation.

    Police are attempting to locate Jonathon Scott DIECKS, 33, of Waterloo. Diecks is White, 5' 10", 215 pounds, medium build, brown hair and green eyes.

    Investigators have concern for his safety and are requesting information from anyone who may know his whereabouts.

    Anyone with information is asked to call 519 650 8500 ext. 3399. Investigators are working toward obtaining a recent photograph for distribution.

  • Nov 10, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday November 10, 2011@ 15:37

    Incident # 11-260360    Type : Fire    
    On Wednesday, November 9, 2011, the Waterloo Regional Police and Cambridge Fire Department responded to a fire at a a building located at 415 Dundas St N, in the city of Cambridge.

    Police assisted with traffic direction and the closure of roads with the fire investigation to be handled by Cambridge Fire Department.

  • Nov 09, 2011

    Shortly after 3pm, missing person George RUDOW was located unharmed.  Police thank the media and community for their assistance.

  • Nov 09, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday November 9, 2011@ 8:01

    Incident # 11-259666    Type : Robbery    
    At approximately 10:00 p.m. on November 08, 2011 a 25 year old Kitchener male was robbed of his cellular phone on Madison Avenue South, Kitchener. The two suspects were known to the victim. There were no injuries as a result of the incident.


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