Hunting Complaint

On December 14, 2019, On Saturday December 14, 2019 a resident of the 2500 block called the LaSalle Police Service to report a hunting complaint. An officer attended the residence and obtained the following information: the homeowner advised he returned home at roughly 7:30am after attending Tim Horton’s. He sat down to drink his coffee and observed, what he thought was, a deer sleeping in the bush area behind his home. At 9:15am he observed a male wearing a toque and a plaid jacket walking east in the bush area, he was alone and his hands were empty. At approximately
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Theft from Motor Vehicles

On December 12, 2019, On the morning of December 12th dispatch received 6 separate calls with regards to cars that had been entered overnight. All vehicles had been left unlocked and nothing of significance was taken from any of the vehicles. Please be mindful to lock your car doors.
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Assist Public

On December 10, 2019, LaSalle Police received a harassment complaint from an elderly female. The female advised dispatch that her brother had visited her home and started yelling at her, hit her and then left her residence. She was calling from a neighbour’s home. When the officer arrived at the female’s home she began to speak with the elderly female about the incident. The female insisted that she hadn’t seen her brother that day and that she had seen him yesterday when he brought her ice cream. She stated that they do argue, but he has never hurt her. After
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Theft (under $5,000.00)

On December 9, 2019, An officer was requested to attend a home under construction in the 6500 block of Malden Rd for a theft report. Upon arrival the officer spoke with the reporting person who advised a generator had been taken sometime between 12 pm Sunday and 7 am Monday. The reporting person commented that the generator is kept chained and padlocked to a manhole on the edge of the job site, along the west curb of Malden Road and is valued at roughly $2300. There is a gate along that side of the property however the reporting person did
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Theft (under $5000.00)

On December 8, 2019, An officer attended the 800 block of Superior to speak with a home owner with regards to a theft. Upon arrival the homeowner advised he had just returned home after a few days in the states. When he arrived home he noticed the tonneau cover missing from the bed of his truck. It was a soft, trifold cover with clips used to keep in place. It was valued at $700 and had a broken clip in one corner. The homeowner spoke with his neighbour to ask if they noticed anything out of the ordinary to which
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Criminal Code Impaired Driving Convictions & Resulting Suspensions

You will receive a one-year licence suspension the first time you are convicted of a Criminal Code offence. Subsequent offences increase substantially to a lifetime ban from driving. Convictions will remain on your driver’s record for a minimum of 10 years. Your licence will be suspended if you are convicted of any of the following Criminal Code offences: · Driving or having care and control of a vehicle, including boats, when your BAC is more than 80 milligrams per 100 millilitres of blood (.08) · Refusing to submit to a breath test for alcohol · Failing or refusing to provide
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Administrative Driver’s Licence Suspension (ADLS) for Registering Over the Legal Limit

Your licence will be suspended immediately for 90 days: · If your BAC is more than 80 milligrams in 100 millilitres of blood (.08) · If you fail or refuse to give a breath, blood, oral fluid or urine sample when asked by police · If you fail or refuse to perform physical coordination tests or submit to a drug evaluation when required by police This suspension takes effect at the roadside or police station. It is separate from any criminal charges or prosecution that may also take place. Cost of licence reinstatement – $281 Penalty – $550
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“Warn-Range” Suspension

Drivers who register a blood-alcohol concentration in the “warn range” of .05 to .08 pose an immediate danger to themselves and other road users. If caught driving in the warn range, you will receive an immediate driver’s licence suspension at the roadside. If you fail a roadside sobriety test or violate the zero tolerance policy for young, novice or commercial drivers you will face; · A 3 day licence suspension for a first occurrence · A 7 day licence suspension for a second occurrence, and you must undergo a remedial alcohol-education program · A 30 day licence suspension for a
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Drunk Driving or High is Not Worth the Risk

Tis’ the season to indulge and from time to time partake in a beverage…or two, however we would like you to consider the following, and then consider how much cheaper a cab or some other means of transportation would have cost if you had not drove drunk or high. To promote safe driving for Ontarians, the province has some of the strictest driving laws regarding driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs. Section 48 of the Highway Traffic Act of Ontario provides the authority for the police to stop any driver to determine if alcohol or drug testing is required.
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Avoiding On-Line Frauds & Scams

Smart on-line usage means taking steps to avoid falling victim to on-line fraud, which occurs when criminals try to obtain your personal information, such as credit card and account numbers, get you to pay for items that are either nonexistent or misrepresented to you and/or steal your identity. It may also include infecting your computer with a virus. The LaSalle Police Service offers the following safety tips to help keep you and your family safe: Emails:   · Do not respond to offers of money, threats of legal action or warnings about “compromised security”. Check the sender’s e-mail address to
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