Hamilton Police Service - Archive (media)

2019
19
June
2019
UPDATE - Hamilton Police have located 13-year-old Joseph Hatfield. He has been safely reunited with his family. Thank you to everyone for their assistance today and sharing information on social media.   Hamilton Police are requesting the publi...
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19
June
2019
Hamilton Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating missing 13-year-old Joseph Hatfield. Joseph was last seen at 1:00 p.m. on June 19, 2019, at his residence on Chestnut Avenue near Cannon Street E. on his black mountain bike. Josep...
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18
June
2019
Hamilton Police have arrested a Hamilton Police officer for charges of forging documents. Darren Smith, 42, is an 18 year member of the service. He was charged with forged documents x2 and use forge documents x2 after it was discovered he had fals...
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18
June
2019
Hamilton Police are looking for public assistance in identifying suspects involved in a commercial break and enter at McMaster Automotive Research Center. On May 28, 2019, at 1:08 a.m., three suspects entered the McMaster Automotive Research Cente...
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16
June
2019
Around 12.30 a.m. on Sunday, June 16, 2019, a 43-year-old male occupant of 34 Marina Point Cres, Stoney Creek answered his door and was shot several times by an unknown suspect. 911 was called and the male was transported to hospital where he is reco...
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15
June
2019
  Hamilton Police Service are investigating a disturbance at the Gage Park Pride Festival. On June 15th, 2019, Hamilton Police responded to reports of a large disturbance between two opposing groups at the Gage Park Pride Festival. In the mi...
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13
June
2019
On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, shortly after 2:30 p.m., police set-up for proactive speed enforcement on Garth Street at Mountain Crest Avenue. The focus was on southbound traffic on Garth which is a posted 50 km/hr zone. A short time later a red fo...
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13
June
2019
A 25-year-old Hamilton woman will appear in court today to answer to assault-related charges. On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, shortly after 3:00 p.m., two females who are known to each other were involved in a physical altercation at a residence in t...
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13
June
2019
Hamilton Police is appealing for witnesses to come forward who were in the area of York Boulevard and Inchbury Street yesterday around 3:20 p.m. The operator of an E-Bike was injured during a traffic incident and is currently receiving medical treatm...
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13
June
2019
Hamilton Police Collision Reconstruction Unit has completed the investigation of an early morning collision on June 9, 2019, in the area of  Woodhill Road and Concession 4 Road West.  The driver who was the lone occupant in the vehicle has been po...
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11
June
2019
A Hamilton man will appear in court later today after employees at a local Cash Money Store recognized he was attempting to cash a fraudulent cheque for the second time. On Monday, June 10, 2019, shortly before 6:30 p.m., Hamilton Police received ...
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10
June
2019
This afternoon, Hamilton Police responded to reports of a student with a firearm at Westmount Secondary School. On Monday, June 10, 2019, shortly after 12:30 p.m., Hamilton Police received information about a student in possession of a firearm at ...
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10
June
2019
The Hamilton Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit is currently investigating a single-vehicle collision fatality. A post-mortem is scheduled for later today and an update will follow. On Sunday, June 9, 2019, after 3:30 a.m., a motorist wa...
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10
June
2019
A 55-year-old Hamilton man appeared in court yesterday in relation to a disturbance at a downtown Tim Horton’s restaurant. The investigation remains ongoing as police continue to review evidence. On Saturday, June 8, 2019, shortly after 10:30 p.m....
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10
June
2019
A 43-year-old Hamilton man is scheduled to appear in court today to answer to several charges after police observed him operating a vehicle with no rear licence plate. He was arrested and found to be in possession of illicit drugs, a pellet gun, cash...
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08
June
2019
For Immediate release: Saturday June 8, 2019 Hamilton, ON The Hamilton Police would like to thank the public for their patience this morning with respect to the road closures in the area of Highway 8 and McNeilly Road.  All roads are now ope...
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07
June
2019
A 20-year-old Binbrook man appeared in court today to face charges of criminal harassment and committing an indecent act after police investigated reports made by female students. It is believed there may be other victims and they are urged to contac...
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07
June
2019
An early morning security alarm was activated at Eastgate Mall. Entry into two stores has been confirmed as the Hamilton Police Service BEAR Unit continues to investigate. On Friday, June 7, 2019, shortly after 5:00 a.m., Hamilton Police Service w...
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07
June
2019
Two proactive traffic stops, two hours apart resulted in the arrest of three adults and the seizure of illicit drugs. On Thursday, June 6, 2019, at approximately 5:00 p.m. while on proactive patrol police observed a grey Chevrolet Cruise sedan on ...
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07
June
2019
A Toronto woman will appear in court today to answer to several criminal charges in relation to an incident that occurred yesterday evening on an HSR bus. On Thursday, June 6, 2019, shortly after 8:00 p.m. the victim and her friends entered an HSR...
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07
June
2019
A Hamilton woman recently arrested for drug offences failed to attend court to answer to her charges. Her arresting officer was aware of the violations and observed her on the street. He placed her under arrest and during a search of her property he ...
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06
June
2019
On Thursday, June 6, 2019, at approximately 3:00 p.m., Hamilton Police Service responded to the Hamilton Airport at 9280 Airport Road, regarding a skydiver's parachute mishap. A 44-year-old male, an experienced skydiver from Toronto, jumped at 2,0...
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06
June
2019
Hamilton Police Detectives have continued to investigate a robbery at Gage Park involving a group of teens on the evening of Monday, May 27. Three youth have been identified and were arrested on Sunday, June 2, 2019. They are scheduled to appear i...
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06
June
2019
On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, police set-up for proactive speed enforcement on the Lincoln Alexander Parkway at Upper Ottawa Street. At approximately 5:00 p.m., police observed a black Cadillac passing other vehicular traffic at a high speed, as it con...
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06
June
2019
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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05
June
2019
On Thursday, May 31, 2019, Hamilton Police Service wrapped up an investigation into individuals selling illegal cannabis. The individuals were operating in the rear parking lot of a location on George Street where a former illegal cannabis storefront...
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04
June
2019
An 18-year-old G2 driver was caught stunt driving during an early morning speed enforcement campaign. The driver was issued two court summons for July. Her licence has been suspended for seven days and the vehicle she was operating has been impounded...
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03
June
2019
A Hamilton Police officer on proactive patrol investigated the suspicious actions of a driver and discovered he was violating a court order and one of his passengers was in possession of illicit drugs for the purpose of trafficking. Both parties were...
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03
June
2019
Investigators with the Hamilton Police Human Trafficking Unit and partner agencies recently completed Project Orchid, a project aimed at protecting the safety and security of potentially vulnerable women. Project Orchid, which included Canada Bord...
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03
June
2019
A Burlington couple appeared in court on Sunday morning after a police investigation into a possible impaired driver. Impairment was ruled out by police; however, the couple was arrested and charged for drug trafficking. On Saturday, June 1, 2019,...
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