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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 […]

4 Arrested After Drug Investigation – Stolen Car Blocked By Police – Driver Arrested

Media Release Thursday,  August 3rd, 2017   4 Arrested After Drug Investigation Four Lindsay area residents were arrested early Tuesday evening as the result of a drug investigation that was conducted by officers from the City of Kawartha Lakes Police with the assistance of the City of Kawartha Lakes Ontario Provincial Police. In the early […]

Summer Heats Up, And So Do Calls For Service – Man Loses Thousands To Romance Scam – Man Holds Up In Apartment After Pepper Spraying Another Man

Media Release Tuesday,  August 1st, 2017 Summer Heats Up, And So Do Calls For Service As the summer heat set in yesterday so did the calls for service for Kawartha Lakes Police. From 6:00 am to 6:00 pm yesterday officers responded to 30 calls for service. That may not sound like much, but for a […]

Police K-9 Xena Helps Arrest Shoplifter – Prohibited Driver Arrested While Driving With Alcohol In Their System – Assault With A Baseball Bat & Weird Letter Prompts Call to Police

Media Release Monday,  July 31st, 2017   Police K-9 Xena Helps Arrest Shoplifter Kawartha Lakes Police K-9 Xena and her handler P.C. Keith Watson assisted in the arrest of a male shoplifter on Friday afternoon after the man led police on a foot chase through heavy traffic after stealing from an Angeline Street North store. […]

Sparks Fly But All Ends Well – Noon B&E Interrupted – Fraud Suspect Arrested

Media Release Friday,  July 28th, 2017    Sparks Fly But All Ends Well  Shortly before 1:00 a.m. on July 26th, 2017 a KLPS officer was sitting in the parking lot of a Motel located at Highway 7 and Dew Drop Inn Road when the calm of the night was interrupted by a loud scraping noise. […]

Weekend Arrests – Suspended For Life Means No Driving – Ever!, Futures So Bright They Had To Steal Shades

Media Release Monday,  July 24th, 2017   Arrest In Theft of Tools A 38-year-old Lindsay man has been charged with theft after tools went missing from a Lindsay Street South rooming house. Kawartha Lakes Police were contacted on July 21st, 2017 after it was discovered that tools were missing from a locked room at the […]

Lindsay Area Residents Enjoyed Long Weekend Responsibly

Media Release Tuesday,  July 4th, 2017   Lock It or Lose It Reminder Kawartha Lakes Police are reminding area residents to take a few extra seconds and make sure that you have locked your vehicle. Over the past week, Police have seen an increase in reported thefts from unlocked vehicles. Most recently, on June 30th, […]

Impaired Driver Knocks Out Hydro to 159 Homes – Roommate Steals Credit Card – Dually Pickup Stolen

Media Release Monday,  June 28th, 2017   Roommate Steals Credit Card – Arrested After Going Through Cars A 33-year-old Lindsay woman has been arrested after she was found in possession of a stolen credit card when arrested for attempting to steal from a car on Cambridge Street south. On Monday, June 26th, 2017 a Victoria […]

Busy Weekend As Police Respond to 25 Calls For Service In 12 Hour Period Friday Night

Media Release Monday,  June 26th, 2017   Busy Weekend As Police Respond to 25 Calls For Service In 12 Hour Period Friday Night Kawartha Lakes Police was kept busy over the weekend, responding to 25 calls for service alone in a 12 hour period on Friday night. The calls for service ranged from disturbances to […]

Losing Your Vehicle For Seven Days; Not Cool!

Media Release Friday,  June 2nd, 2017 Losing Your Vehicle For Seven Days; Not Cool! It may seem like a cool idea to do a big burn out and drive fast, but it could land your car in the Police impound for seven days, and that is not cool! A 21-year-old Emily Township man found out […]

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