May 17th 2020 to May 24th 2020

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Sunday May 17th to Sunday May 24th were kept busy responding to 583 occurrences and calls for service. Some of the many calls and occurrences include: 22 – Emergency 911 Calls 9 – Alarms 1 – Animal Complaints 1 – Assist Other Police Service 1 – Bail Violation 13 – By-Law Complaints 14 – COVID-19 related calls 73 – Directed Patrols 1 – Domestic Dispute 12 – Driving & Traffic Complaints 1 – Family Disputes 3 – Fraud 3 – Harassment Complaint 1 – Impaired Driving Complaint 3 – Insecure Premises 7
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May 11, 2020 to May 16, 2020

Residents of LaSalle have been calling LaSalle Police Service to enquire about Service Ontario resources. There are many reasons why people need to talk to Service Ontario, from renewing their health card to registering their vehicle. Their phone lines are currently busy, but the website is available: www.ontario.ca Service Ontario are advising that members of the public not visit a Service Ontario centre unless necessary. LaSalle Police Service do not have the details of Service Ontario services and will refer you to their website for further information. There are a number of services that can be completed on-line: – renewing
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LaSalle Police Service Seize 700 grams of Cannabis Marijuana and $14,070.00 in Canadian Currency during a Traffic Stop on May 14th.

On May 14th, shortly after 11:30 PM, a LaSalle Police Officer on general patrol and conducting traffic enforcement on Highway #3 near St. Clair College, stopped a motor vehicle travelling 121 km/h in a posted 80 km/h zone, 41 km/h over the posted speed limit. The lone male driver was found to have his drivers license suspended. During the interaction with the driver, the investigating officer made sensory and visual observations that led him to reasonably believe that Cannabis Marijuana was being unlawfully being kept within the vehicle. A subsequent search of the vehicle revealed that there was a substantial
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April 27th, 2020 to May 3rd, 2020

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Monday April 27th to Sunday May 3rd, were kept busy responding to 429 occurrences and calls for service. Some of the many calls and occurrences include: 29 – Emergency 911 Calls 3 – Alarms 2 – Animal Complaints 2 – Assist Other Police Service 3 – Bail Violations 9 – By-Law Complaints 12 – COVID-19 related calls 2 – Domestic Dispute 21 – Driving & Traffic Complaints 2 – Family Disputes 1 – Fraud 3 – Harassment Complaint 1 – Impaired Driving Complaint 4 – Insecure Premises 2 – Landlord / Tenant
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April 20th, 2020 to April 26, 2020

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Monday April 20th to Sunday April 26th, were kept busy responding to 403 occurrences and calls for service.  Some of the many calls and occurrences include: 11 –  Emergency 911 Calls 6  –  Alarms 5 – Animal Complaints 2 – Assist Ambulance 1 – Assist Fire Department 2 – Bail Violations 8 –  By-Law Complaints 9 – COVID-19 related calls 2 – Domestic Dispute 8 –  Driving & Traffic Complaints 1 – Fraud 2 –  Harassment Complaint 1 – Impaired Driving Complaint 2 – Mischiefs 3 – Motor Vehicle Collisions 194  – Property Checks 12 – Suspicious Activity 1 – Theft 1 – Theft Vehicle 41 – Traffic Stops & Vehicle Checks 1 – Wellness Check April 21 Suspicious Circumstances Just after 3 PM officers were detailed
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Raccoons and Canine (Raccoon) Distemper

Raccoons and Canine (Raccoon) Distemper Dispatch has received an increase of calls regarding racoons displaying odd behaviour and out during the day. Unfortunately, many have been infected with canine distemper which is often confused with rabies. Officers have responded to numerous calls assisting the Humane Society in removing an affected animal. Raccoons with distemper may move slowly and may stumble as they walk appearing confused and behaving oddly. They lose their fear of humans, appear blind and confused, may wander aimlessly and may become aggressive if cornered. A mucus discharge will often be present around their eyes and nose and
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April 13th, 2020 to April 19th, 2020

Members of the LaSalle Police Service, working from Monday April 13th to Sunday April 19th, were kept busy responding to 382 occurrences and calls for service. Some of the many calls and occurrences include: 15 – Emergency 911 Calls 4 – Alarms 7 – Animal Complaints 2 – Assist Other Police Service 3 – Break and Enters 6 – By-Law Complaints 16 – COVID-19 related calls 1 – Domestic Dispute 6 – Driving & Traffic Complaints 1 – Family Dispute 2 – Frauds 5 – Harassment Complaint 1 – Impaired Driving Complaint 2 – Mischiefs 1 – Motor Vehicle Collision
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Pedestrian Safety

Many people are taking advantage of some of the nice weather we have been having, to get outside and go for walks or bike rides. We would like to remind everyone that on streets were there are no sidewalks present, the proper side of the road to walk on is facing / toward traffic. The reason for this is that as a pedestrian, you will be able to see oncoming traffic and have the ability to step out of the way if the approaching vehicle does not see you or move over for you. If you have your back to
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Protect Yourself From Scams

CRA Scams continue. Canadians continue to endure endless attempts by unscrupulous professional scam artists who try to defraud us of our hard earned money and identities. These scams are purely for a financial gain. This occurs all over the world. If you receive any e-mails or messages advising you owe the government money or that they owe you money (i.e. Tax Refund) do not click any link. This is a Phishing Scam. The trick is to get you excited or worried. To properly check the status of your tax return, create an account on the Canada Revenue Agency website at:
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