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Christmas Break & Enters, Theft of Retro 3- Wheeler, One Holiday Impaired Arrest

Media Release Wednesday, December 27th, 2017   Unique Coats Taken In Christmas Break & Enter A break and enter to a Kent Street West clothier early Christmas morning netted crooks some unique full-length trench coats and other clothing item. Kawartha Lakes Police responded to an alarm at the store at 5:04 am on Monday, December […]

Officer & Downtown Business Chip In To Fix Bike

An 8-year-old Lindsay boy was the proud recipient of some very good will after his bicycle was reported stolen and found broken to the point it couldn’t be ridden in early September. On September 11th, 2017 P.C. Brendan Johnston was contacted by 8-year-old Jacob’s parents after his bicycle went missing. After attending at Jacob’s home […]

3 Heroin Overdoses In Twelve Hours Prompts Police Warning

Within the past 12 hours, the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service has responded to three suspected heroin drug overdoses. All three victims have survived, although the police service is issuing a public service announcement, warning the public of the dangers of these types of street drugs. Members of the public are urged to take […]

Public’s Assistance Sought In Locating Missing Person

Public’s Assistance Sought In Locating Missing Person                 The City of Kawartha Lakes Police is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 34 year-old Cory Rick Lanteigne who was last seen in the area of O’Reilly Lane in the former Ops township at 4:00pm. Cory is described as male […]

Police Leaders and Ontario’s Coroner Warn of the Deadly Trend in Fentanyl-related Overdoses

  (Toronto, ON) – Ontario’s police leaders and the Chief Coroner for Ontario today warned that Ontarians continue to face a deadly threat to public health and safety as a result of a spike in deaths believed to have been caused directly or indirectly by the illegal acquisition, distribution, use, and misuse of the prescription […]

This Guy Stole Over $3000.00 From An Elderly Lady

Media Release       Tuesday November 29th, 2016   This Guy Stole Over $3000.00 From An Elderly Lady   Kawartha Lakes Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying this male, who is responsible for taking over $3000.00 from an elderly ladies bank account using a stolen debit card.   On September 28th, 2016 […]

Have You Received One Of These – It is A Scam

Kawartha Lakes Police are advising the public of a scam that has been circulating in the Lindsay area this week after a number of residents have received a bogus email indicating that they owe money for a driving offence. A number of residents have received an email resembling the below message that indicates the receiver […]

Police Seek To Identify Suspect In Attempted Break & Enters – Shotgun Stolen From Vehicle

Media Release Thursday November 10th, 2016   Suspect Sought In Several Attempted Break and Enters City of Kawartha Lakes Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect caught on video surveillance that they believe is responsible for several attempted break, enter & thefts overnight on November 9th, 2016. All of the attempted break […]

Confused About Your Obligations At Pedestrian Crossovers – Read On!

As of January 1, 2016, drivers – including cyclists – must stop and yield the whole roadway at pedestrian crossovers, school crossings and other locations where there is a crossing guard. These new rules do not apply to pedestrian crosswalks at intersections with stop signs or traffic signals, unless a school crossing guard is present. […]

Text With 911 Goes Live In Kawartha Lakes

Media Release Thursday August 25th , 2016   Text With 911 Goes Live In Kawartha Lakes If you are part of the deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI) community you will now have the ability to text to 911 (T9-1-1) in the City of Kawartha Lakes. During an emergency, T9-1-1 provides the […]

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