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Reports of a Firearm

Approved by: 277 - August 26, 2021

Officers are currently on scene in the Chapple Avenue and Albion Street area responding to reports of someone in the area with a firearm. Anyone who lives in the area is urged to shelter in place. If you’re able to, please go to your basement and avoid windows and doors. All other citizens are urged […]

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Man Charged with Break and Enter

Approved by: 277 - August 24, 2021

On August 23, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 36-year-old Christopher Bisaillon with break and enter. Around 4:00 p.m. police received a call that a residence in a multi-unit building in the 300 block of Albert Street East had been entered. Officers attended and began investigating the incident. Officers determined the residence had been entered […]

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Woman Charged with Assault with a Weapon

Approved by: 277 - August 23, 2021

On August 21, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 40-year-old Loretta Carey with assault with a weapon. On August 15, 2021 the accused attended a business in the 0-100 block of Queen Street East, selected approximately $24 in face coverings from a rack and left without attempting to pay. On August 20, 2021 the accused […]

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Woman Charged with Assault with a Weapon

Approved by: 277 - August 23, 2021

On August 21, 2020 officers with Patrol Services charged 32-year-old Olivia Schadel with assault with a weapon. Around 11:30 a.m. officers attended a residence in the 100 block of James Street after receiving reports a woman assaulted a victim. Upon arrival, officers began investigating and determined the accused attended a residence in the 100 block […]

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Man Charged with Impaired Driving

Approved by: 277 - August 23, 2021

On August 20, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 63-year-old Joseph Chartrand with impaired driving – alcohol and drugs. Around 9:40 p.m. police were called about a single vehicle collision in the area of MacDonald Avenue and Lake Street. Upon arrival, Fire Services and EMS were on scene and officers observed some flames under the […]

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Speeding Concerns

Approved by: 209 - August 20, 2021

Recently we have been receiving an increased number of complaints about speeding on area roads, specifically in 50 kilometre per hour (kph) zones. All motorists, unless otherwise posted, the speed limit in Sault Ste. Marie is 50 kph. On July 1, 2021 Stunt Driving regulations under the Highway Traffic Act changed. Stunt Driving now includes […]

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Woman Charged with Break and Enter

Approved by: 237 - August 18, 2021

On August 17, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 33-year-old Katelynn Ward of London, Ontario with break and enter. On August 5, 2021 the accused was observed in the 500 block of Shannon Road. At that time it’s alleged she entered a residence, and while inside stole approximately $3,000 worth of jewellery and $12 of […]

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Man Wanted on Firearm Offences Arrested

Approved by: 364 - August 17, 2021

On August 16, 2021 officers with Patrol Services and Investigation Services charged 47-year-old Vincent Schiele with firearm offences. On July 10, 2021 the accused attended a residence in the 1300 block of Wellington Street East. While at the residence, a verbal argument ensued between the accused and the victim. At this time, it is alleged […]

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Man Charged with Impaired Driving

Approved by: 231 - August 16, 2021

On August 15, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 32-year-old Aaron Marcella of Elliot Lake with impaired driving – alcohol and drugs. Around 11:30 p.m. officers observed a vehicle running in a parking lot in the 0-100 block of Bay Street. At the time, a man got out of the driver’s seat, urinated and then […]

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Man Charged with Dangerous Operation

Approved by: 231 - August 16, 2021

On August 14, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 34-year-old Arthur Dawe with dangerous operation. Around 6:30 p.m. a car was travelling northbound on Trunk Road at a high rate of speed when it crossed several lanes of traffic and collided with a light pole at the intersection of Boundary Road. Following the collision, the […]

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