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Public Assistance Requested: Motor Vehicle Collision

Approved by: 247 - August 8, 2020

The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in relation to a single motor vehicle collision that occurred around 10:21 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020. The collision took place at the corner of Albert Street East and East Street. The collision involved a motor vehicle striking a hydro pole in the […]

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Man Charged with Theft

Approved by: 260 - August 7, 2020

On August 6, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 51-year-old Jeffrey McDonald for theft under $5,000. It is alleged on August 6, 2020 the accused attended a business in the 200 block of McNabb Street, selected approximately $192 worth of items, concealed them and attempted to leave without paying. He was stopped by staff and […]

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Man Charged with Assault with a Weapon

Approved by: 260 - August 7, 2020

On August 6, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 25-year-old Bradley Southwind for assault with a weapon. It is alleged on August 5, 2020, while in custody at the Algoma Treatment and Remand Centre, the accused struck a corrections officer several times with a pencil. The victim was taken to hospital and treated for minor […]

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Fraud Warning

Approved by: 253 - August 6, 2020

Recently, officers have received two complaints regarding frauds associated with a loved one involved in a motor vehicle collision. In the two complaints victims were contacted by an individual claiming to be a grandchild who was involved in a collision and they claim to need more than $3,000 to get out of trouble. The victims […]

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Update: Police Vehicle Involved in Collision

Approved by: 361 - August 5, 2020

On August 4, 2020 a police vehicle was involved in a collision in the intersection of Pine Street and Wellington Street East. As a result of the investigation into the collision a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service has been charged with fail to stop for a red light under the Highway Traffic […]

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Man Charged with Weapons Offences

Approved by: 253 - August 5, 2020

On August 4, 2020 officers with Investigation Services arrested 23-year-old Jessy Geneau-Ouellette of Windsor, Ontario with weapon offences. On July 14, 2020 at 12:25 a.m. a victim called police to report an incident in the 100 block of Churchill Boulevard. While sitting in their vehicle the victim says a man wearing a mask approached their […]

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Woman Charged with Public Mischief

Approved by: 253 - August 5, 2020

On August 4, 2020 officers with Investigation Services arrested 34-year-old K.C. McAllister for public mischief. On August 2, 2020 at 9:55 p.m. the accused called police to report an attempted abduction. She alleged a man attempted to pull her into his vehicle on Albert Street, then fled the area after she was able to get […]

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Man Charged with Possession of Property Obtained by Crime

Approved by: 277 - August 4, 2020

On August 3, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 38-year-old James Wilson for possession of property obtained by crime. On March 1, 2020 at 2:05 a.m. officers responded to a call of a man pushing a snow blower in the area of Lake Street and Marconi Street. Officers located the individual on Placid Avenue and […]

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Police Vehicle Involved in Collision

Approved by: 277 - August 4, 2020

On August 4, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. a Sault Ste. Marie Police Service cruiser was involved in a motor vehicle collision in the intersection of Pine Street and Wellington Street East. The collision involved a cruiser and another vehicle. No injuries have been reported at this time. Shortly before the collision, officers were dispatched to […]

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Woman Charged with Trafficking

Approved by: 285 - July 27, 2020

On July 24, 2020 officers with the Crime Suppression Unit and Drug Enforcement Unit arrested 27-year-old Jade Shawanda for possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. As a result of a previous drug investigation in February 2020, a warrant was issued for the arrest of the accused for possession of a controlled […]

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