Fake Rifle Lands Man In Jail – Oil Field Training Scam Targets Two Local Men

Media Release Friday, April 28th, 2017   Fake Rifle Lands Man In Jail Kawartha Lakes Police officers responded quickly and arrested a man yesterday after receiving reports of a rifle being pointed at people in the downtown area. At noon on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 police received a call from concerned citizens that there was […]

Man Arrested On Outstanding Fraud Warrants From January 2017

Media Release Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 Man Arrested On Outstanding Fraud Warrants A Minden area man was arrested on Tuesday night on outstanding warrants for a fraud that was committed in the Lindsay area in January of 2017. On January 17th, 2017 Kawartha Lakes Police were contacted by a downtown Lindsay electronics store after it […]

Two Men Charged In Separate Weekend Incidents

Media Release Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 Mischief Charge For Spreading Blood Around Rooming House A 26-year-old Lindsay man was charged with Mischief after he spread his blood throughout the common area and several rooms within a rooming house on Sunday. Kawartha Lakes Police were called to a King Street rooming house at 9:00 am on […]

No! You Can’t Borrow The Car – Traffic Stop Nets Crystal Meth & Heroin

No! You Can’t Borrow The Car A 53-year-old Lindsay woman has been charged after taking a vehicle when the owner told her she could not. Early Thursday, April 6th, 2017 the woman was at a friends house in Lindsay when she asked if she could borrow their vehicle. Knowing that the woman had no driver’s […]

Weekly Frauds – Man Arrested For Mischief – Man Arrested After Assaulting Roommates

Media Release Monday, April 3rd, 2017   Tax Season Is Upon Us But It is Open Season For Fraudsters As most Lindsay residents have either already or are about to submit their taxes, Kawartha Lakes Police are noticing an increase in the number of reported attempts by fraudsters to rip you off. In the last […]

Arrests Made In Weekend Robbery, Domestic, Fire & Fraud

Media Release Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 Bail Hearing For Man In Domestic Assault A 28-year-old Lindsay man was held in custody over the weekend after police were called to a domestic situation early Saturday morning. At 2:20 am Saturday, March 25th, 2017 Kawartha Lakes Police Officers responded to a domestic dispute call from a female […]

Foul Play Ruled Out In Suspicious Fire

Media Release Friday, March 24th, 2017   Foul Play Ruled Out In Suspicious Fire Police and Fire personnel have ruled out foul play as a cause of a fire that consumed a mobility scooter and damaged a building earlier this week. On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2017 Kawartha Lakes Police and Kawartha Lakes Fire and Rescue […]

One Man In Custody After Neighbour Dispute

Media Release Thursday, March 23rd, 2017   One Man In Custody After Neighbour Dispute One man has been detained in custody after a neighbour dispute escalated out of control on Wednesday night. Kawartha Lakes Police were called to a Wellington Street apartment just before 7:00 p.m. after receiving information that a man had been sprayed […]

Suspicious Scooter Fire Being Investigated

Media Release Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017   Suspicious Scooter Fire Being Investigated Kawartha Lakes Police are investigating a suspicious fire that destroyed a mobility scooter and damaged a nearby building early this morning. At 3:24 a.m. this morning Kawartha Lakes Police and Kawartha Lakes Fire and Rescue Services were called to a Kent Street West […]

Weekend Reported Frauds Net Scammers Over $65,000

Monday, March 20th, 2017   Kawartha Lakes Police report that area residents falling prey to scammers continue to plague the area after three separate frauds were reported to police over the weekend with losses totalling more than $65,000. In the first reported incident police learned that an area resident had been contributing money to a […]

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