Media Release Friday January 26, 2018


Lindsay Man Arrested for Robbery

On January 25, 2018 shortly before 9:00AM the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service responded to a Queen Street business in Lindsay for the report of a robbery in progress.  The quick response of officers led to the successful arrest of the lone male suspect before he could flee the area.  51-year-old Gregory Kemp Oake of Lindsay has been charged with robbery with intent.  The accused was held in custody and attended a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice on January 25, 2018.


Lock It or Lose It!!

One simple and preventative step can protect vehicle owners from being victimized.

The City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service is reminding local residents to lock their vehicles.  The theft of loose change or other valuables can easily be prevented by ensuring your vehicle doors are locked.  It takes only seconds for a thief to open the door and remove valuable contents from an unlocked vehicle.  Please lock your vehicles and encourage your friends, family and neighbours to do the same!