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Chief’s Message

Approved by: Chief - January 24, 2020

Hello, and welcome to the new and improved Sault Ste. Marie Police Service website. We are committed to utilizing technological advancements in policing to ensure public safety, and we want our online presence to reflect that. We did our best to provide pertinent information on crime prevention and community safety, while also offering a number […]

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Male Charged with Impaired Driving

Approved by: #302 - January 15, 2020

On January 14, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 29 year old Matthew Mallette-Edwards of Morin Street for impaired driving.  Just after 12:00 p.m. on January 14, 2020 officers responded to a call regarding a vehicle stuck in a snow bank on Wellington Street West. When officers arrived the accused was in the driver’s seat […]

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Update: Caledon Street Investigation

Approved by: #210 - January 14, 2020

Members of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service are actively investigating the incident that took place on Caledon Street on January 9, 2020.  Two people have been arrested in relation to an incident on Caledon Street.  In order to protect the integrity of the investigation details regarding the two accused and charges laid are not being […]

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Homicide Investigation

Approved by: #210 - January 11, 2020

On January 9, 2020 around 6 p.m. police responded to a call for service in the area of Caledon Street. Upon arrival officers found a male in critical condition suffering from a gunshot wound. The male, 44 year old John David Jamieson, was transported to hospital, and later died as a result of his injuries.  […]

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Ongoing Investigation

Approved by: #210 - January 10, 2020

Members of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service are currently investigating an incident in the central part of the city.  We are in the early stages of this investigation and officers remain in the area.  Further details will be released as they become available. If you have any information regarding these crimes, or any other […]

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Festive RIDE Campaign Results

Approved by: #209 - January 9, 2020

The annual Festive RIDE (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) Campaign launched November 28, 2019 and ran through January 1, 2020. We want to thank our law enforcement partners for their cooperation throughout the initiative. Our partners play a big role in helping us operate spot checks during the holiday season. Please find below the results of […]

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Male Arrested on Outstanding Warrants

Approved by: #245 - January 8, 2020

On January 8, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 31 year old Thomas Dietz of Trunk Road on outstanding warrants. It’s alleged on December 3, 2020 the accused attended a business in the 0-100 block of Trunk Road, and a business in the 400 block of Bruce Street and made purchases totaling approximately $90 using a […]

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Male Charged with Assault Causing Bodily Harm

Approved by: #245 - January 8, 2020

On January 7, 2020 officers with Investigation Services arrested 25 year old Joshua Wilson of Great Northern Road for assault causing bodily harm. It is alleged on September 19, 2019 the accused entered a residence in the 600 block of Shafer Avenue. Once inside the accused struck the victim in the head. The accused and […]

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Male Charged with Robbery

Approved by: #245 - January 3, 2020

On January 1, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 25 year old Brandon Wyatt of no fixed address for robbery.  It’s alleged between December 31, 2019 and January 1, 2020 the accused entered a residence in the 100 block of Brock Street. Once inside he sprayed a substance, believed to be bear mace, at the […]

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Male Charged with Impaired Driving

Approved by: #220 - December 10, 2019

On December 8, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services Unit arrested 45 year old Stephen Elwgren of Newcastle Drive for impaired driving.  Around 12:30 a.m. on December 8, 2019 officers noticed a vehicle driving side to side in a lane on Second Line West and conducted a traffic stop. At this time officers noted an […]

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