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Serious injury motor vehicle collision at Marina Park

Date Published: 2017-06-21

On June 21st, 2017 at approximately 1245pm a serious injury motor vehilce collision occurred at Marina Park near the boat launch area.

Three Suspicious Fires Under Investigation

Date Published: 2017-06-15

Patrol officers attended a residence in the 300 block of Brodie Street South at 1:30 a.m. with regards to a possible arson. When officers arrived Thunder Bay Fire Rescue was on scene dealing with a fully engulfed shed at the rear of the yard. The fire had spread through the fence to the adjoining yard and damaged a snow machine in the yard. The power lines were also damaged and Thunder Bay Hydro had to be called to repair.

Carrie Street Aggravated Assault Update

Date Published: 2017-06-15

The two males involved in the altercation inside a Carrie Street residence have been charged with Aggravated Assault after receiving medical treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

Kader Ismeal, 23 years of Ottawa and Kevin Leal, 27 years of Thunder Bay made court appearances this morning and have been remanded for a court appearance tomorrow morning.

This investigation is ongoing.


Male Arrested for Break & Enters

Date Published: 2017-06-15

A 22 male confronted an intoxicated male with a flashlight who had entered his Frankwood Ave. residence at 5:30 a.m. on June 15, 2017. The suspect pulled out a knife and then fled the residence. The homeowner called police with a very detailed description and followed the male to the area of Kenogami Ave. before he lost sight of him.

Tweet Along 2 turns focus on Beat Patrol

Date Published: 2017-06-14

On Wednesday, June 7 the Thunder Bay Police Service held its second Tweet Along.

A Tweet Along places a media relations officer on a ride along with a uniformed patrol officer during a shift. The events of the ride along are live Tweeted so anyone can virtually join and experience the ride along. The second Tweet Along focused on beat patrol officers Cst. LeGarde and Cst. Kuoppa-Aho.

Stolen Vehicle Arrest Leads to Drug Charges

Date Published: 2017-06-14

Patrol officers located a Black Ford F150 outside an Egan Place address shortly before 2:00 p.m. on June 13, 2017. As two males where approaching the vehicle officers were advised by TBPS communication that the vehicle has been reported as stolen from a local rental car company.

Morning Weapons Call on Carrie Street Sends Two Males To Hospital

Date Published: 2017-06-14

The Thunder Bay Police Service responded to a 911 call of a male in distress outside a residence near the corner of Carrie Street and Martha Street just after 11:00 a.m. on June 14, 2017.

When officers arrived that located a male with significant injuries and a second male also with injuries. Apparently these injuries were a result of an altercation between the two males inside a Carrie Street home.

Significant Theft At A Break In To A Business

Date Published: 2017-06-14

The Thunder Bay Police arrived at 9:00 a.m. on June 13, 2017 to investigate a Break & Enter that occurred overnight at Exquisite Gold on Memorial Ave.

An employee arrived at work to open the business and observed a large hole in the wall of the business that lead to an adjacent unoccupied business space. The jewelry display cases were smashed and merchandise was gone.

Police arrived and began to investigate this incident. It is believed that the suspects enter through an unlocked door of a business and cut through two walls to gain entry to the jewelry store.

Marks Street Homicide

Date Published: 2017-06-13

Police are requesting the public assistance in locating the following male.

Michael CLEGHORN is currently wanted for Second Degree Murder in connection to a homicide that occurred in Thunder Bay, Ontario, on May 22nd, 2017.

CLEGHORN is also wanted by the Toronto Police Service for Sexual Assault, Sexual Interference, Indecent Exposure to a Person Under 16 years of age X2 and Uttering Threats X2.

If observed, do not approach, as CLEGHORN should be considered armed and dangerous. The Public is encouraged to immediately contact 911 with any details.


Weekend Robberies

Date Published: 2017-06-12

P17044407 / P17044548

Weekend Robberies


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Using the Thunder Bay Police Service Police Online Citizen Reporting System you can report the following incidents:

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