Hamilton Police Service - Archive (Media)

2019
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March
2019
23-year-old Tyrell Edwards-Lafleur has been arrested in relation to a February 22, 2019, Barton Street shooting. Edwards-Lafleur, who is from Toronto, was arrested on the morning of Monday, March 18, 2019, at a hotel in Markham by York Regional Po...
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March
2019
Hamilton Police continued the investigation into recovered stolen property valued at approximately $85,000. A 31-year–old Hamilton man has been charged after the property was identified as being stolen in the GTA. On Friday, March 15, 2019, shortl...
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19
March
2019
A 23-year-old Hamilton woman has been arrested after attempting to steal nearly $500 in groceries. During the investigation, police learned the female had an extensive background related to theft incidents. As well police identified two court orders ...
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19
March
2019
Hamilton Police are reminding the public that off-road vehicles which are not licenced for the roadway are still subjected to the laws under the Ontario Highway Traffic Act. An 18-year-old Dundas man has been issued several provincial court summonses...
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18
March
2019
UPDATE - 18th  March 2019 @ 9:30 PM At approximately 8:45 PM this evening, Lucy, the 6 year old Boxer was reunited with her owner.  The black 2016 Ford F150 lic # AP92006 still remains outstanding.  No details regarding the recovery of the stolen...
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18
March
2019
Hamilton Police had a zero tolerance approach to the Saint Patrick’s Day events in the McMaster University student housing and Westdale area. This kept festivities in good order. Hamilton Police worked closely together with City By-law, Alcohol Ga...
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18
March
2019
Police have laid charges against a Hamilton man after a serious weekend crash in the area of Queenston Road and Kenora Avenue in Hamilton. On March 17, 2019, shortly after 3:00 a.m., emergency services responded to a collision between two vehicles...
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18
March
2019
Hamilton Police on proactive patrol investigated an erratic riding cyclist. The cyclist failed to follow police instruction and attempted to flee. He was arrested and found to be in possession of Methamphetamine. A 35-year-old Hamilton man will appea...
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18
March
2019
Spring is around the corner and Hamilton Police are reminding drivers that Stunt Driving, Aggressive Driving and Speeding will not be tolerated. Although these infractions occur all year round, as the warm weather approaches, there is usually an incr...
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18
March
2019
Hamilton Police are warning people to be vigilant when conducting sales transactions through buy and sell websites. A 19-year-old Hamilton man has been charged in relation to a robbery during a Kijiji sales transaction.  On Saturday, March 16, 201...
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15
March
2019
The Hamilton Police Service stands by our Muslim Community. We continue to monitor the international environment based on the tragedy in New Zealand. In communication with our Leaders in the Islamic Community, we have increased our presence in all ar...
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15
March
2019
Missing person Monica Chisar has been forwarded to the Major Crime Unit for further investigation. Monica was last seen by a friend on July 11, 2018, in the area of Barton Street and Parkdale Avenue North in Hamilton. As a result of further invest...
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15
March
2019
Hamilton Police are reminding St. Patrick’s Day revellers to stay safe and celebrate responsibly. For those that don’t, there could be a dent in their pot of gold, with hefty fines for excessive noise or public intoxication. Hamilton Police Servic...
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15
March
2019
Hamilton Police Service is investigating after a report of a stabbing was received in the area of Queenston and Nash. On Thursday 14th March 2019 just shortly before 9:30 pm, Hamilton Police responded after receiving a report of a possible sta...
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14
March
2019
Shooting at 680 Stone Church Road West, Hamilton On Thursday March 14th 2019, just shortly after 1:00 pm, Hamilton Police responded to the report of a shooting at 680 Stone Church Road West, Hamilton. Uniform officers along with members of the ...
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14
March
2019
Hamilton Police arrested a Stoney Creek man after he convinced store staff that he was returning products he had purchased. Moments before the male selected the products from the shelf did not pay for them and attended the customer service counter fo...
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13
March
2019
Hamilton Police arrested a driver after she failed to follow police direction and identify herself. She has been released and was issued several traffic-related tickets. Hamilton Police are reminding drivers that under the Ontario Highway Traffic Act...
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13
March
2019
Hamilton Police investigated a male pedestrian after he was seen cutting through live lanes of traffic. Police then learned there was a warrant for his arrest. A search of the male after the arrest revealed he was in possession of drugs and a prohibi...
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13
March
2019
A barricaded female has been safely taken into custody after nearly 12-hours of negotiations. On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, shortly before 6:30 a.m., police received information about a female who was in distress at a residence in the area of Jackso...
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13
March
2019
An off-duty police officer with his family was approached by a fraudster who attempted to sell him costume jewellery. The male was arrested and will appear in court on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. On Monday, March 11, 2019, shortly after 2:30 p.m., an ...
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March
2019
Hamilton has seen an increase in the number of shootings since the beginning of January 2019, which have mostly been attributed to drug trafficking. Police recently executed search warrants at a downtown property that resulted in the seizure of illic...
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12
March
2019
Hamilton Police continue to investigate a stabbing incident that occurred in the east end. One male received medical treatment on scene. The parties involved are known to each other. On Monday, March 11, 2019, shortly before 9:30 p.m., Hamilton Po...
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March
2019
Hamilton Police B.E.A.R. Unit is looking to identify a female in relation to a robbery investigation. On January 25, 2019, shortly before 5:00 a.m., Hamilton Police responded to Big Bear Variety at 45 Kenilworth Avenue North in Hamilton for a Robb...
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11
March
2019
Hamilton Police are reminding vehicle owners that any vehicle being driven by a suspended driver can be seized by police and impounded for seven days under the Vehicle Impound Program. Two exemptions to the rule include suspensions for medical reason...
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March
2019
Hamilton Police have arrested a Brantford man in relation to a pick-up truck theft on the central mountain. The truck was located several hours later abandoned in a ditch with substantial damage after being involved in collisions. On Saturday, Mar...
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10
March
2019
The Hamilton Police Collision Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate the first traffic-related fatality of the year. Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward with information. Shortly after 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 9, 2019, Hamil...
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10
March
2019
Investigators are appealing for witnesses to the shooting at 275 King Street East, Hamilton. The Hamilton Police continue to investigate a shooting that occurred shortly after 9 p.m. on March 9, 2019, at an illegal Cannabis Dispensary. One male wa...
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09
March
2019
Hamilton Police Service is appealing for witnesses after a shooting at 275 King Street East, a premise operating as an illegal cannabis dispensary.  Shortly before 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2019, Hamilton Police were dispatched to 275 King Stre...
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09
March
2019
The Hamilton Police Service is currently investigating a motor vehicle collision fatality. Today at 2:10 PM, the Hamilton Police Service responded to a motor vehicle collision that occurred at the Hamilton Go Centre located at 36 Hunter St E, Hami...
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08
March
2019
A proactive traffic stop results in the arrest of the vehicle’s occupants for possession of drugs. Further investigation resulted in police seizing crack cocaine, crystal meth and several items to support the trafficking of drugs. Appropriate charges...
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