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Posted Friday, December 14, 2018

On December 13, 2018 at approximately 11:33 a.m., Guelph Police were called to a residence on Speedvale Avenue West in regard to a break and enter.  While Police were investigating the break and enter, the 72-year-old homeowner went into medical distress.  Officers performed first aid while they awaited ambulance.  Emergency services attended and the male was transported to hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. 
On December 13, 2018, Guelph Police...

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Posted Friday, December 14, 2018

On December 12, 2018 at approximately 3:15 a.m., Guelph Police attended a call about a person trespassing at a business on Wyndham Street North. A 47-year-old Guelph male was arrested and suffered an injury during his arrest.
On December 13, 2018, Guelph Police learned that the male’s injury was deemed to fit the mandate of the Special Investigations Unit.  The S.I.U. was notified of the incident and any further media inquiries should be addressed to their attention...

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Posted Friday, December 14, 2018

newmemberThe Guelph Police Services Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Carter to the Board, effective January 1, 2019. Mr. Carter was appointed to the Board at a recent meeting of Guelph City Council, at which time both Mayor Cam Guthrie and Councillor Christine Billings were reappointed to the Board for a four-year term.
Mr. Carter retired from the University of Guelph after a 44-year working career spanning a number of senior leadership positions, which included...

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Posted Friday, December 14, 2018

ff Fraud Friday: Fraudulent Payment Card Transactions
Todays “Fraud Friday” is about fraudulent payment card transactions. The Guelph Police Service has been receiving complaints from local business owners regarding chargebacks to their business as a result of fraudulent payment card transactions.
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Leaving cash register open, card not working, trying to use multiple cards, receipt comes out, receipt say keyed; these fraudulent transactions...

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Posted Friday, December 14, 2018

Male hides drugs in jail
On December 13, 2018 at approximately 10:39 a.m., a male was in in custody at 36 Wyndham Street for unrelated charges awaiting to appear in court.  Officers observed the male in the cells attempting to hide something.  Officers attended the cell and located what is believed to be fentanyl and heroin. 
Charmkaur SIDHU, a 33-year-old Brampton male, was charged with two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance, and breaching...

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