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November – Winter Driving Safety

With the fall season nearing an end, we want to remind drivers in Sault Ste. Marie and Prince Township to prepare for winter driving conditions. We have already experienced a few mornings with slippery conditions due to frost, and we all know winter driving can be tricky at times. November is winter driving safety month […]

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Santa Claus Parade

Approved by: #209 - November 20, 2019

The annual Rotary Santa Claus Parade will take place this Saturday, November 23, 2019. We want to remind the public there will be road closures in the downtown area to allow the parade to run smoothly.  Starting at 4:30 p.m. Queen Street East will be closed from Elizabeth Street to Church Street.  This area will […]

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Male Charged with Driving While Prohibited

Approved by: #270 - November 19, 2019

On November 18, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services Unit arrested 29 year old Jonathan Briault-Dewar of Queen Street East for driving while prohibited. Around 3:00 p.m. on November 18, 2019 officers conducted a traffic stop and discovered the accused was operating a motor vehicle while prohibited. He was arrested, and a subsequent search found […]

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Update: Kidnapping and Assault with a Weapon

Approved by: #195 - November 18, 2019

On November 17, 2019 28 year old Caleb Seaton passed away unexpectedly in Barrie, Ontario. The investigation into the kidnapping and assault with a weapon, involving a firearm is still ongoing. The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is actively looking for 32 year old Tyler McMillan in connection with the incident. Anyone with information is […]

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Ongoing Investigation

Approved by: #210 - November 8, 2019

The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is currently investigating a kidnapping and an assault with a weapon, involving a firearm.  The victim was taken to hospital with minor injuries.  Earlier today there was a heavy police presence in the area of Willowdale Street, in the east end of the city. Officers were conducting a search […]

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Winter Driving Safety

Approved by: #209 - November 1, 2019

With the fall season nearing an end, we want to remind drivers in Sault Ste. Marie and Prince Township to prepare for winter driving conditions. We have already experienced a few mornings with slippery conditions due to frost, and we all know winter driving can be tricky at times. November is winter driving safety month […]

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Male Charged with Luring

Approved by: #189 - October 31, 2019

On October 30, 2019 officers with the Investigation Services Unit arrested 38 year old Eugene Dubois of Blake Avenue for luring. It’s alleged on multiple occasions in July 2019, the accused used an online application to contact an underage girl for a sexual purpose.  Just before noon on October 30, 2019, officers executed a search […]

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Halloween Safety

Approved by: #361 - October 30, 2019

Halloween is one of the most fun nights of the year for young people in Sault Ste. Marie and Prince Township. It allows children to express themselves creatively while bonding with friends. We want to ensure everyone who takes part in trick-or-treating returns home safely. We will be increasing our effort on Halloween night as extra […]

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23rd October News release

Approved by: #253 - October 23, 2019

The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service has responded to complaints of aggressive phone fraudsters.  Members of the public have been receiving phone calls from scammers posing as Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) workers who try different methods to get personal information from victims. Fraudsters have been posing as CRA agents and telling potential victims that their […]

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21 October news release

Approved by: #253 - October 21, 2019

On October 19, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services and Investigation Services Units of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 31 year old Justin Tessier for aggravated assault. On October 18, 2019 officers responded to a call of a confrontation between two male individuals in the area of Albert Street East and Bruce Street. One male was […]

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