74 Year Old Male Arrested for Sexual Assault and Sexual Interference

74 Year Old Male Arrested for Sexual Assault and Sexual Interference LaSalle Police Service Case# 21-1846 In February 2021, the LaSalle Police Service entered into an investigation after a report of sexual assault was received by a local family. Through investigation, the suspect was identified and was later arrested without incident. Arnold Dorion, 74 years of Windsor has been charged with two counts of sexual assault and two counts of sexual interference under the Criminal Code and was held in custody for a bail hearing.  He was later released from custody on conditions. The victim, who cannot be named, is
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Weekly Media Release Feb 1st – Feb. 7th, 2021

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Monday February 1st to Sunday February 7th, were kept busy responding to 294 calls for service and activities including: 16 – Emergency 911 Calls 5 – Alarms 1 – Assist Other Police Service 1 – Attempted Criminal Act 1 – Bail Violation 1 – Break and Enter 8 – By-Law Complaints 16 – Directed Patrols 4 – Driving Complaints 1 – Family Disputes 3 – Fraud Complaints 1 – Harassment Complaints 1 – Indecent Act 1 – Mischief Complaints 5 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 96 – Property Checks 1 – Sexual Offence
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2021 Polar Plunge Supporting Special Olympics Ontario

2021 Polar Plunge Supporting Special Olympics Ontario         Hello Everyone, The annual Polar Plunge to support Special Olympics Ontario is coming soon. LaSalle Police Service and many other emergency services have been longstanding supporters of Special Olympics Ontario and are proud to, once again, participate in this fun event.  As communities slowly start to make a safe return to sports, your support will be pivotal in ensuring that every athlete can make it back to the playing field and not be left behind. LaSalle Police Service Plunge Date: February 25th. Everyone can get involved and help support
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** LaSalle Police Service Investigating Four Break and Enters **

The LaSalle Police Service are currently investigating four daytime break and enters to residences that occurred on Tuesday February 9th between 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM. The break-ins occurred on the west side of LaSalle. No one was home at any of these locations at the time of the incidents. Shortly after the incidents, investigation into the matter led police to a residence in the City of Windsor where suspects were arrested. The investigation is still very active but, we want to assure everyone that there is no ongoing risk to the community.  We thank the community for your patience and
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Online Classifieds Safety

Online Classifieds Safety Recently, a resident became the victim of fraud when they purchased an Iphone 12 Pro via an online classifieds site. The resident met with the seller and exchanged the money, $1500 for the item which was still in the box and left. When they arrived home and opened the box they realized that the phone was a cheap counterfeit and could no longer get in contact with the seller. They contacted the LaSalle Police for help. The use of online buy and sell websites such as Ebay, Kijiji and Facebook Marketplace, to name a few, has gained
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LaSalle Police Service Weekly Media Release January 25- January 31, 2021

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Monday January 25th to Sunday January 31st, were kept busy responding to 271 calls for service and activities including: 19 – Emergency 911 Calls 8 – Alarms 3 – By-Law Complaints 2 – Domestic Disputes 27 – Directed Patrols 6 – Driving Complaints 2 – Family Disputes 4 – Fraud Complaints 3 – Harassment Complaints 1 – Impaired Driving Complaint 2 – Mental Health Act Matters 2 – Mischief Complaints 3 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 1 – Person to be Removed 96 – Property Checks 6 – Suspicious Activity 4 – Thefts
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Weekly Media Release – January 18th – January 24th, 2020

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Monday January 18th to Sunday January 24th, were kept busy responding to 416 calls for service and activities including: 16 – Emergency 911 Calls 3 – Alarms 1 – Assist Ambulance 1 – Break and Enter 3 – By-Law Complaints 84 – Directed Patrols 2 – Driving Complaints 2 – Fraud Complaints 2 – Impaired Driving Complaints 1 – Mental Health Act Matter 3 – Mischief Complaints 4 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 181 – Property Checks 7 – Suspicious Activity 3 – Thefts 3 – Threats Complaints 52 – Traffic Stops &
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Chief John Leontowicz Retires Today – January 29th, 2021

Please join us in congratulating Chief John Leontowicz on his most recent promotion to retirement as he completes his last official day of work today after 45 years of service as a police officer. Chief Leontowicz has been the leader of the LaSalle Police Service for the past 21 years and during his tenure has held steadfastly to the value and importance of community led policing, putting the needs of the community before all else. Thank you, Chief Leontowicz, for your leadership and service.  We wish you the very best and hope that you enjoy a long and happy retirement.
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LaSalle Police Service Ice Safety Tips

LaSalle Police Service Ice Safety Tips Outdoor ice skating and ice fishing are some of the many wonderful activities we are fortunate to be able to enjoy during the winter months.  However, participating in these activities will always require the permission of the property owner and a degree of vigilance to ensure that your activity can be done safely. The Town of LaSalle is home to several private marinas and canals. Before engaging in ice fishing or outdoor ice skating, ask yourself these two questions; Do I have permission to be on this property? If not then do not go
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4 Teens Fall Through Pond Ice at Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex

On Sunday, January 24th, just after 2:00 PM, four teens attended the pond at the Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex to get a little exercise and play some hockey. Shortly after getting out onto the ice, the ice broke and all four teens fell into the water. They were all able to quickly escape the frigid water, however one had submerged under the water for a moment. A parent of one of the teens was on scene at the pond to supervise and quickly called 911 when they observed the four fall through the ice. The teens all made it
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