Hamilton Police Service - Archive (Theft)

2019
15
November
2019
| 20:37 America/New_York
In August of 2019, the Hamilton Police Service Major Fraud Branch commenced an investigation into complaints about financial mismanagement, fraud and theft at the Sikh Society of Hamilton Wentworth located at 86 Covington Street, Hamilton The inve...
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31
October
2019
| 18:35 America/New_York
A 22-year-old Stoney Creek man appeared in court yesterday to answer to several charges after police investigated a suspicious vehicle stationed on a median. On Wednesday, October 30, 2019, shortly before 6:30 a.m., Hamilton Police received inform...
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15
October
2019
| 16:42 America/New_York
The Hamilton Police Service has arrested a 36-year-old male in relation to the catalytic converter thefts in the region. The investigation is ongoing and any victims who have yet to come forward are urged to contact police. Additional criminal charge...
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03
October
2019
| 21:06 America/New_York
Hamilton Police are warning the public after a spike in the theft of catalytic converters in vehicles. A component of the exhaust system, catalytic converters contain high-value metal that is then sold at scrap metal yards.  Since May 2019, there ...
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26
September
2019
| 22:33 America/New_York
A 44-year-old man appeared in court on Wednesday to answer to charges related to breaking into cars. The victim spotted the suspect asleep in front of a building with her stolen property and notified police. On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, short...
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16
September
2019
| 16:36 America/New_York
A 48-year-old Hamilton man will appear in court today after witnesses assisted police with a theft investigation. On Sunday, September 15, 2019, shortly before midnight, witnesses observed a damaged grey Honda Civic parked in the area of King Stre...
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12
September
2019
| 21:38 America/New_York
The Hamilton Police BEAR Unit continues to investigate a robbery of two employees while they were depositing their employer’s cash sales. The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of cash and the victim’s vehicle. He remains outstanding along with t...
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06
September
2019
| 15:09 America/New_York
Hamilton Police are reminding vehicle owners and delivery drivers that the number one theft deterrent for an automobile is to remove the keys and lock the vehicle when left unattended. In the past 48 hours, police received two reports involving autom...
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12
August
2019
| 16:00 America/New_York
The Hamilton Police Service has continued to investigate incidents involving car entries at apartment building residences in the Stoney Creek area. One suspect has been arrested and the second suspect identified. On Monday, August 5, 2019, between...
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26
July
2019
| 14:36 America/New_York
On Thursday, July 25, 2019, shortly after 12:30 p.m., a Hamilton Police officer was conducting stationary northbound speed enforcement on the Redhill Valley Parkway at Greenhill Avenue. At that time a black Acura SUV was observed travelling consid...
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23
July
2019
| 15:30 America/New_York
After attempting to change his clothing, a shoplifter was located at a local convenience store and arrested. Through investigation, police learned he had six outstanding warrants for his arrest. He will appear in court later today. On Monday, July...
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19
July
2019
| 17:40 America/New_York
Two bicycle thieves appeared in court on Wednesday after a joint investigation between the owner and police. Hamilton Police want to remind the public to always record the serial number for their bicycle and to report it as soon as possible when lost...
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19
July
2019
| 13:45 America/New_York
A concerned citizen contacted police after observing a minivan being driven in an erratic manner. After exiting the vehicle, one of the occupants was located in a nearby store and arrested. He was found to be in possession of an illicit drug and evid...
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17
July
2019
| 19:35 America/New_York
Joel Prosic appeared in court today for a purse snatching incident that occurred Monday afternoon. He was identified yesterday evening after security videos from the offence were reviewed and an officer recognized him from a previous interaction invo...
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17
July
2019
| 14:10 America/New_York
A 37-year-old man of no fixed address will appear in court today after he was caught on a shoplifting spree. On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, shortly before 1:30 p.m. Hamilton Police received information involving staff at the Metro Grocery Store locate...
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16
July
2019
| 12:45 America/New_York
A 33-year-old Hamilton man is scheduled to appear in court today after he stole a woman’s purse during a bingo game. Witnesses intervened, caught the male and held him until police arrived. On Monday, July 15, 2019, shortly before 9:00 p.m., Hamil...
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24
June
2019
| 12:35 America/New_York
A 32-year-old Hamilton man will appear in court on Thursday, July 18, 2019, to answer to charges related to the theft of an SUV and the possession of burglary tools. On Friday, June 21, 2019, shortly after 1:30 p.m., the owner of a 2015 Toyota Rav...
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06
June
2019
| 17:15 America/New_York
Three sets of stolen licence plates a stolen automobile were recovered by police within a 24 hour period. Two people have been charged in relation to those investigations. Stolen Licence Plates Recovered On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, shortly befo...
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15
May
2019
| 12:05 America/New_York
Hamilton Police arrested a local man after he used a cab to attend the stores and steal nearly $1000 worth of products. He appeared in court on Tuesday, May 14. On Monday, May 13, 2019, shortly after 1:00 p.m., Hamilton Police officers attended th...
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30
April
2019
| 12:10 America/New_York
Police arrest a Hamilton man for theft and discover he had several outstanding court matters related to drug trafficking and other serious offences. He will appear in court later today. On Monday, April 29, 2019, shortly after 1;00 p.m., police we...
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17
April
2019
| 15:50 America/New_York
An 18-year-old male has been arrested in relation to thefts at a Good Life Fitness Gym location. Police are investigating other incidents for connections and are asking anyone who may be a victim of a similar occurrence to report the incident. On ...
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10
April
2019
| 12:58 America/New_York
Hamilton Police arrested a pair of thieves after they thought they thwarted the investigation. A Hamilton man and woman were located within an hour and a half at a nearby residence. Both parties are scheduled to appear in court on May 9, 2019. On ...
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08
April
2019
| 16:49 America/New_York
A 19-year-old Hamilton man will appear in court today after the stolen vehicle he was driving was located by OnStar. The male bailed out on the vehicle on foot to a local compound but was sniffed out by Police Service Dog Armour and his handler. He i...
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04
April
2019
| 18:14 America/New_York
Hamilton Police have arrested at 48-year-old Hamilton man in relation to an overnight mischief and theft involving two motor vehicles. He will appear in court today to answer to the charges. Police are now reviewing previous similar incidents for any...
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03
April
2019
| 12:39 America/New_York
On April 1, 2019, Hamilton Police commenced an investigation into a stolen auto. A short time later a suspect was identified. Police located the male the following day and he was arrested and charged. He will appear in court on Wednesday, April 3, 20...
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19
March
2019
| 12:59 America/New_York
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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11
March
2019
| 12:02 America/New_York
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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14
February
2019
| 15:29 America/New_York
When members of the community share information with police, criminal acts are prevented and more crimes are solved. A Hamilton man appeared in court yesterday for being possession of a stolen vehicle after a concerned citizen contacted Hamilton Poli...
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04
February
2019
| 20:40 America/New_York
Hamilton Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a male in relation to the attempted theft of a pick-up truck. On Saturday, December 15, 2018, shortly before 2:00 p.m., an attempt was made to steal the victim’s truck as it was pa...
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04
February
2019
| 11:30 America/New_York
Hamilton Police are looking to identify the owner of a high-end bicycle after police arrested a drug dealer who had it in his possession. The bike is believed to be stolen and has been seized by police for safekeeping during the ongoing investigation...
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