LaSalle Police Investigates Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision on Howard Avenue

Report # 22-6679 The LaSalle Police Service is continuing to investigate a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred in the 8800 block of Howard Avenue, Tuesday morning at about 6:20 AM. Police were called to the scene at that time as a result of a head-on collision between a white Chrysler, PT Cruiser, and a motorcycle. As a result of the collision, the motorcycle driver, a 19-year-old, male, Windsor resident, was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The LaSalle Police Collision Reconstruction Team kept Howard Avenue closed until 1:15 PM as they collected evidence and documented the scene. The investigation into
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LaSalle Police Service Traffic Enforcement for August 2022

The LaSalle Police Service strives to increase the safety of our roadways for everyone through education and enforcement. During the month of August 2022, the LaSalle Police Service Traffic Unit and Patrol Officers issued or investigated: – 92 Provincial Offence Notices – 14 Part III Summonses – 6 of which were for operate motor vehicle – perform stunt (most of which were for exceeding the speed limit by 40km/h or more) – 4 Drive while suspended – 1 Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle – Criminal Code Charge – 2 Alcohol consumption related licence suspensions – 25 Motor vehicle collision
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Motorists Urged to Use Caution as Our Students Head Back to School on September 6th, 2022

The LaSalle Police Service would like to welcome all of our students back to school. Motorists are reminded to be extra cautious as our students, pedestrians, crossing guards and buses will be present on our streets and sidewalks on their way to and from school as of September 6th, 2022. Expect to see increased pedestrian traffic in all areas of the Town and we ask for your patience with our students, school crossing guards, and school buses. The school crossing guards and bus drivers are doing their best to keep our children safe on their journey to school and we
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Stunt Driving Charge Issued for doing “Donuts” in Plaza Parking Lot

A 17-year-old, male resident of LaSalle was issued a summons for stunt driving after they were caught doing “donuts” in the parking lot at Malden Village Plaza on Malden Road on Monday just before 10:00 PM. A police officer who was near the parking lot at the time, observed the vehicle in the parking lot screeching its tires while going in tight circles and driving at a high rate of speed through the lot. The officer stopped the vehicle and issued the driver with a summons for drive motor vehicle perform stunt. His licence was automatically suspended for 30 days
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Stunt Driving Charge Issued for 67 km/h Over The Speed Limit

Case #22-6025 An 18-year-old, female resident of Amherstburg was issued a summons for stunt driving after they were caught driving their red Chevrolet Cruze at 127 km/h in a 60 km/h zone on Disputed Road on Monday afternoon. A LaSalle Police Officer who was patrolling the area clocked the vehicle on radar travelling at this high rate of speed and issued the driver with a summons. Her licence was automatically suspended for 30 days. Once the period of suspension expires, she will be required to pay a $281.00 driver’s licence reinstatement fee to Service Ontario before being legally eligible to
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Important Information on Grandparent or Emergency Scams

Date: Aug 12, 2022 Author: Senior Constable Terry SEGUIN Phone: 519-969-5210 Fax: 519-969-2662 ** Important Information on Grandparent or Emergency Scams ** The LaSalle Police Service is asking the public to be vigilant, as the service has received a number of reports of “grandparent” and “emergency” scam calls from residents. This scam tends to target the elderly and preys upon their deep care and concern for their family in order to scam them out of their hard-earned dollars. Many of our older relatives and friends may not use social media and we are asking everyone to share this information with
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Lifesaving Award of Merit Presented to Lasalle Resident, Jan Bedford

The LaSalle Police Service was proud and honoured to recognize Jan Bedford at the LaSalle Town Council Meeting for her heroic actions in rescuing a person from perishing in the Detroit River. In September 2021, Ms. Bedford saw a person struggling in the Detroit River in LaSalle and recognized that the person’s life was in danger. She disregarded her own safety by immediately taking action and swimming a significant distance out into the river to save them. As a result of her brave deed, the LaSalle Police Service applied to the Lifesaving Society for the Lifesaving Award of Merit for
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LaSalle Police Seeks Information on Hit and Run

LaSalle Police Report # 22-5383 On Sunday, August 7th, just before 9:30 PM, an adult male cyclist was struck by a motor vehicle at the intersection of Huron Church Line Road and St. Francis Street in the Town of LaSalle. At the time, the cyclist was travelling on Huron Church through the intersection while walking his small dog. A motor vehicle that was travelling east on St. Francis, stopped at the stop sign and then proceeded forward while the cyclist was in the intersection, resulting in a collision. The driver of the motor vehicle briefly stopped and exited but did
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The LaSalle Police Youth Foundation Thanks Our LPYF Charity Golf Tournament Sponsors and Donors for Their Ongoing Community Support

The LaSalle Police Youth Foundation held its 19th annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday, July 18th, 2022 at Essex Golf and Country Club. The LPYF is run by the LaSalle Police Service with a goal to inspire and enable all young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens. The following are the primary beneficiaries of your generous donations this year and we hope that you take great pride in knowing how much good you are doing for our community. 1) St. Andrews Food Bank LaSalle, 2) WETRA – Windsor Essex Therapeutic Riding Association, 3) The
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Adult Male from Markham Ontario Faces Several Criminal Charges After Single Vehicle Collision in LaSalle

A severely damaged Toyota Corolla was discovered approximately 10 meters off the roadway in the 700 block of Highway 18 just before 3:00 a.m. on Friday by LaSalle Police Officers who were on patrol. It was apparent that the vehicle had just been involved in a serious collision and officers quickly began to investigate. Officers located the male driver who was still with the vehicle and began to assess if he was injured. While the officers were speaking with him, he fled on foot and tried to hide but was quickly located. Officers formed the opinion that his ability to
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