Police Apprehend Shoplifter

Officers responded to call regarding a shoplifter at the Outlet Mall on May 18, 2017. Once the officer entered the store, the employees in the store pointed to a male who had a history of thefts in the past, but had never been apprehended. As the officer approached the man, he quickly walked to the rear of the store while pulling out shoes from under his shirt and throwing them onto the shelves. The officer observed all of this and arrested the man. His bag was searched and the officer located a pack of socks still being held together with a
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LPS Bikes and ATV on the Trails

With the on set of the warm summer weather LaSalle Police Bike Unit and ATV Officers are out patrolling the trails and parks.
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Trespass Complaint

Police received a report of trespassing and damage to farm land from a resident/farmer residing on Broderick Road. While tilling the land and seeding the farm, the complainant came across some areas of the farm where he could see that an SUV or Car had done ‘donuts’ and raked up the farm land. The complainant pointed out a residence where the tracks lead to. A police officer attended the address, saw some SUV’s with mud splattered all over them, and spoke with the homeowner. He advised that he has seen some people using ATV’s on the farm land and these
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Chief for the Day

While promoting Chief for the day event, on social media, a local radio personality and LaSalle resident – Mike Kakuk expressed great interest in being Chief for a Day. Chief Leontowicz and Mike Kakuk worked out an arrangement wherein both swapped jobs for a day. Chief Leontowicz became a radio talk show host for the day and Mike and co-host Lisa Williams became Chief and Deputy Chief for the day at LaSalle Police service. They left with a renewed appreciation of how LaSalle Police works together with its various partners including the media to build safer communities. Great job Mike
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Lock It Up LaSalle!

Lock It Up LaSalle Motorists Warned to “LOCK IT UP LASALLE!” When it Comes to Their Vehicles and Valuables Left in Plain View LaSalle, ON – With warm weather upon us, the LASALLE POLICE SERVICE is encouraging motorists and passengers to LOCK IT UP LASALLE! when it comes to their vehicles and to not leave valuables in plain view. “Thieves know that an unlocked vehicle is an open invitation to crime. So is leaving your valuables in plain sight,” said Cst. Harbinder Gill “This is a busy time of the year. It’s easy to be distracted and leave your vehicle
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