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Update: Suspect in custody – Kingston Police ask Johnson St residents to shelter in place following weapons offence

Update (Wednesday, Jul. 21, 2021 at 3:25 p.m.) Kingston Police have now provided more details on the seven-hour standoff that occurred on Johnson Street on the night of Tuesday, Jul. 20, 2021. According to police, they received a report of a male with a firearm in the 1000 block of

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Wanted Kingston man charged for resisting arrest, prohibited weapon possession

A 42-year-old Kingston man is facing charges of resisting a peace officer and possession of a prohibited weapon after police observed him while on another call. On Monday, Apr. 12, 2021 he was observed walking out of a location on Albert street. Kingston Police said their officers immediately recognized the

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Kingston man arrested after weapons offence at Kingston Centre

A local man has been arrested and charged after an incident at the TD Canada Trust bank in the Kingston Centre on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021. Kingston Police say that at approximately 11:05 a.m., the male suspect approached the male victim, who was sitting in his vehicle in the shopping

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Kingston Police charge local man after firearms found in vehicle

After stopping a vehicle for suspicious activity in central Kingston, police have laid multiple weapons offence-related charges against the driver. The incident occurred just before 1:35 a.m., when a Kingston Police officer stopped the car on Old Mill Road, located off of John Counter Boulevard near the Cataraqui Cemetery. According

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Two women arrested on drug trafficking, weapons charges

Kingston Police have arrested two local women for selling cocaine and fentanyl. According to police, the arrest concluded an ongoing investigation by the Kingston Police Drug Enforcement Unit into the women’s activities. Police say the women were arrested at 4:18 p.m. on Friday, Sep. 11, 2020, in a vehicle on

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Porch thief facing weapons-related charges

Kingston Police responded quickly and have laid five charges against a man who stole a package from the front porch of a downtown residence. The incident occurred at approximately 12:10 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, when the man took a package from the front porch of a Patrick Street

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Incident at Kingston General Hospital ends peacefully

An incident that brought a large police presence to Kingston General Hospital (KGH) for several hours ended peacefully with no charges laid, according to Kingston Police. The incident, which was initially called into police as a weapons offence, took place on Monday, May 4, 2020 beginning at approximately 10:15 p.m.

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Male arrested on weapons charges

A male was arrested on Sunday night after he was observed walking in the middle of the road while brandishing a machete and a hacksaw. Kingston Police say Frontenac Paramedics were travelling in the vicinity of Bath Road and Sir John A Macdonald Boulevard at around 4:45 p.m. on the

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Theft at downtown store leads to numerous weapons related charges

A Kingston man is facing five charges after drawing a weapon on store security when he was being questioned about shoplifting. The incident occurred on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019 when, at approximately 7:30 p.m., the man entered the Dollarama on Princess Street in downtown Kingston. Once inside the store, the

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OPP: Two Kingstonians facing weapons charges

    Police responding to a disturbance at a business in Napanee early this morning ended up arresting three people and laying weapons-related charges on two of them. At approximately 2:30 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2019, officers from the Lennox and Addington Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded

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Pointing firearm leads to five weapons-related charges for Kingston man

Kingston Police responded to an address in central Kingston after an argument escalated to the point where one of the two parties involved pointed a gun at the other. The incident occurred on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019 in the neighbourhood bounded by John Counter Boulevard, Sir John A Macdonald Boulevard,

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Suspect in custody following weapons offence at TD bank downtown

NOTE: Full, updated story available here.   Kingston Police responded to a weapons offence call at the TD Canada Trust bank located at the corner of Princess and Wellington Streets at approximately 12:15 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Eyewitnesses reported that the suspect was taken down by Kingston Police

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