Media Releases

The following news releases represent official press releases and announcements from the Cornwall Community Police Service. Updates are posted from Monday to Friday as required by the Media Relations Officer.

They are organized by release date.

News about the Members of the Cornwall Community Police Service relating to community activities and events can be found on the Events / What's New Page.

Daily news is available for September 19th, 2019
September 19, 2019
THREATS Cornwall, ON – Tyler Christopher, 28, of Long Sault was arrested on September 17th, 2019 and charged with uttering threats. It is alleg...

Daily news is available for September 17th, 2019
September 17, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – John Hardy, 53, of Ingleside was arrested on September 16th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man fa...

Request for Public Assistance - Montreal Road Fire
September 17, 2019
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE – MONTREAL ROAD FIRE Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is looking to identify the man pictur...

Request for Public Assistance - Convenience Store Robbery
September 17, 2019
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE – CONVENIENCE STORE ROBBERY Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is looking to identify the man...

Daily news is available for September 16th, 2019
September 16, 2019
HARASSING COMMUNICATIONS Cornwall, ON – A 38-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on September 13th, 2019 and charged with harassing communicat...

Daily news is available for September 13th, 2019
September 13, 2019
MISCHIEF UNDER $5000, BREACH YOUTH PROBATION Cornwall, ON – A 19-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on September 12th, 2019 and charged with mi...

Daily news is available for September 12th, 2019
September 12, 2019
DOMESTIC THREATS Cornwall, ON – A 33-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on September 11th, 2019 and charged with domestic threats. It is allege...

TRAFFIC NOTICE - Boundary Rd/Hwy 401
September 11, 2019
**UPDATE - 1:30 PM - THE AREA HAS BEEN RE-OPENED FOR TRAFFIC. The CPS would like to thank everyone for their cooperation this morning.**Cornwall, ON &...

Daily news is available for September 11th, 2019
September 11, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Vivyen Morin, 26, of Cornwall was arrested on September 10th, 2010 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the woman...

Daily news is available for September 10th, 2019
September 10, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Justin Pawis-Lepage, 27, of Cornwall was arrested on September 9th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the...

Daily news is available for September 9th, 2019
September 09, 2019
POSSESSION OF A WEAPON FOR A DANGEROUS PURPOSE, PERSONATION TO AVOID ARREST, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Marcus Vezina, 28, of Cornwall was arrested ...

Daily news is available for September 6th, 2019
September 06, 2019
THEFT UNDER $5000 Cornwall, ON – Tammy Levesque, 41, of Cornwall was arrested on September 5th, 2019 and charged with theft under $5000. It is ...

Daily news is available for September 5th, 2019
September 05, 2019
SHOPLIFTING, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Marc Pharand, 28, of Cornwall was arrested on September 4th, 2019 and charged with theft under $5000 and bre...

Evacuation Exercise Planned at Lodge for September 12, 2019
September 05, 2019
Glen Stor Dun Lodge is conducting an evacuation exercise on Thursday, September 12, 2019. Throughout the morning, there will be increased activity at...

Daily news is available for September 4th, 2019
September 04, 2019
BREACH Cornwall, ON – Trent Boudrias, 20, of Cornwall was arrested on September 3rd, 2019 and charged with two counts of breach of undertaking ...

September Back-to-School Safety
September 04, 2019
Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is making back-to-school safety a priority as part of its monthly traffic initiative. Through...

Daily news is available for September 3rd, 2019
September 03, 2019
DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 35-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 30th, 2019 and charged with breach of recognizance for contact...

Daily news is available August 30th , 2019
August 30, 2019
FAIL TO ATTEND FOR PRINTS Cornwall, ON – Justin Rainey, 30 of Cornwall was arrested on August 29th, 2019 and charged with failing to attend for...

Daily news is available for August 29th, 2019
August 29, 2019
ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 13-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on August 28th, 2019 and charged with assault. It is alleged the youth assault...

Police Seize Loaded Handgun & Over $22k in Drugs and Currency in Drug Trafficking Investigation
August 28, 2019
Cornwall, ON - As a result of an ongoing investigation by the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) Street Crime Unit, two men have been arrested and charged ...

Daily news is available for August 28th, 2019
August 28, 2019
IMPAIRED, POSSESSION OF COCAINE, METHAMPHETAMINE AND ILLICIT CANNABIS, POSSESSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRAFFICKING COCAINE, BREACH Cornwall, ON –...

Daily news is available for August 27th, 2019
August 27, 2019
BREACH OF PROBATION Cornwall, ON – Wesley Gratton-Stewart, 22, of St. Andrew’s West was arrested on August 27th, 2019 and charged with br...

Daily news is available for August 26th, 2019
August 26, 2019
MISCHIEF UNDER $5000, THREATS Cornwall, ON – A 15-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on August 23rd, 2019 and charged with mischief under $50...

Daily news is available for August 23rd, 2019
August 23, 2019
MISCHIEF UNDER $5000, ASSAULT TO RESIST ARREST Cornwall, ON – A 15-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on August 22nd, 2019 and charged with m...

Traffic Notice - Montreal Rd. Closure for Cornwall Triathlon
August 22, 2019
TRAFFIC NOTICE - MONTREAL RD. CLOSURE ON AUGUST 25 FOR CORNWALL TRIATHLON Cornwall, ON- The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) would like to remind reside...

Daily news is available for August 22nd, 2019
August 22, 2019
THEFT UNDER $5000, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Derek Mayer, 36, of Cornwall was arrested on August 22nd, 2019 and charged with two counts of theft un...

Daily news is available for August 21st, 2019
August 21, 2019
DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 30-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 20th, 2019 and charged with breach of undertaking for contacti...

Daily news is available for August 20th, 2019
August 20, 2019
DOMESTIC MISCHIEF, THREATS, FORCIBLE CONFINEMENT Cornwall, ON – A 33-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 19th, 2019 and charged with d...

Request for Public Assistance - Theft of Mail & Theft of War Medals
August 20, 2019
THEFT OF MAIL Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service is looking to identify the man pictured below in relation to an incident involving the...

Daily news is available for August 19th, 2019
August 19, 2019
DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 63-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 16th, 2019 and charged with breach of undertaking for contacti...

Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision - August 19, 2019
August 19, 2019
FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION Cornwall, ON – On August 19th, 2019 at approximately 7:15 am, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) was called to inv...

Daily news is available for August 16th, 2019
August 16, 2019
SEXUAL ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 43-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 15th, 2019 and charged with sexual assault. It is alleged the m...

Daily news is available for August 15th, 2019
August 15, 2019
WARRANTS Cornwall, ON – Justin Pyper, 27, of Cornwall was arrested on August 14th, 2019 on the strength of multiple warrants. It is alleged the...

August is Speed Enforcement Month
August 15, 2019
Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is reminding motorists to slow down. During the month of August, officers will be looking for d...

Daily news is available for August 14th, 2019
August 14, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – A 17-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on August 13th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on April 22nd...

Daily news is available for August 13th, 2019
August 13, 2019
BREAK AND ENTER Cornwall, ON – Justin Gibson, 20, of Cornwall was arrested on August 12th, 2019 and charged with break and enter. It is alleged...

Daily news is available for August 12th, 2019
August 12, 2019
FAIL TO ATTEND COURT, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Ashley Cope, 35, of Cornwall was arrested on August 9th, 2019 and charged with failing to attend co...

Daily news is available for August 9th, 2019
August 09, 2019
DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 30-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 8th, 2019 and charged with breach of undertaking x 3 for conta...

Daily news is available for August 8th, 2019
August 08, 2019
THEFT UNDER $5000, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Christina Lafrance, 35, of Cornwall was arrested on August 7th, 2019 and charged with theft under $500...

Daily news is available for August 7th, 2019
August 07, 2019
ASSAULT, THREATS, BREACH YOUTH PROBATION Cornwall, ON – A 19-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 6th, 2019 and charged with assault, t...

Motor Vehicle Collision @ Ninth/McConnell
August 07, 2019
This afternoon at approximately 2:30 pm, a Cornwall Police Service officer was responding to a priority call when entering the intersection of Ninth S...

Daily news is available for August 6th, 2019
August 06, 2019
THEFT UNDER $5000, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Justin Watters-Lalonde, 27, of Cornwall was arrested on August 2nd, 2019 and charged with theft under ...

Request for Public Assistance - Cornwall Square Theft
August 06, 2019
Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in a theft that occu...

Daily news is available August 2nd, 2019
August 02, 2019
ASSAULT WITH A WEAPON, POSSESSION OF A WEAPON FOR A DANGEROUS PURPOSE Cornwall, ON – Guy Mernier, 62 of Cornwall was arrested on August 1st, 20...

Daily news is available August 1st, 2019
August 01, 2019
DRIVE WHILE PROHIBITED, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Michael Issac, 46 of Cornwall was arrested on July 31st, 2019 and charged with driving while proh...

Daily news is available July 31st, 2019
July 31, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Steven Coleman, 35 of Cornwall was arrested on July 30th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man breac...

Daily news is available July 30th, 2019
July 30, 2019
ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 34-year-old Cornwall woman was arrested on July 29th, 2019 and charged with assault. It is alleged during an argument ...

Daily news is available July 29th, 2019
July 29, 2019
DRUG WARRANT Cornwall, ON – On July 26th, 2019 members of the Cornwall Street Crime Unit executed a Cannabis Act search warrant at a Marlboroug...

July 29th, 2019, daily news
July 29, 2019
ASSAULT POLICE, BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 38-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested on July 26th, 2019 and charged with breach of probatio...

Daily news is available for July 26th, 2019
July 26, 2019
MISCHIEF UNDER $5000 Cornwall, ON – A 36-year-old Chesterville man was arrested on July 25th, 2019 and charged with mischief under $5000. It is...

Daily news is available for July 25th, 2019
July 25, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Blake Volpi, 31, of Cornwall was arrested on July 24th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man breache...

Daily news is available for July 24th, 2019
July 24, 2019
DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 57-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on July 23rd, 2019 and charged with six counts of breach of probation fo...

Daily news is available for July 23rd, 2019
July 23, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Amanda Poirier, 30, of Martintown was arrested on July 22nd, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on April 5...

Daily news is available for July 22nd, 2019
July 22, 2019
ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – Gregor Mendl, 58, of Cornwall was arrested on July 19th, 2019 and charged with assault. It is alleged the man assaulted ...

Daily news is available for July 19th, 2019
July 19, 2019
ASSAULT WITH A WEAPON, THREATS, POSSESSION OF A WEAPON FOR A DANGEROUS PURPOSE Cornwall, ON – A 14-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on July...

Daily news is available for July 18th, 2019
July 18, 2019
BREACH OF CONDITIONAL SENTENCE ORDER Cornwall, ON – Elton Cox, 33, of Cornwall was arrested on July 17th, 2019 for breaching his conditional se...

Daily news is available for July 17th, 2019
July 17, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Sherry Burson, 51, of Cornwall was arrested on July 16th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on June 4th, ...

Daily news is available for July 16th, 2019
July 16, 2019
FAIL TO ATTEND COURT Cornwall, ON – Anthony Jocko, 20, of Cornwall was arrested on July 15th, 2019 and charged with failing to attend court. It...

Daily news is available for July 15th, 2019
July 15, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Cavel Beaudoin, 26, of Cornwall was arrested on July 12th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the woman fa...

Daily news is available for July 12th, 2019
July 12, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – A 33-year-old man of Ohsweken, ON was arrested on July 11th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on multipl...

Daily news is available for July 11th, 2019
July 11, 2019
TODDLER STRUCK BY MOTOR VEHICLE Cornwall, ON – On July 10th, 2019 at approximately 4:17 pm, the Cornwall Police Service was called to investiga...

Daily news is available for July 10th, 2019
July 10, 2019
ASSAULT, BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 17-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on July 9th, 2019 and charged with assault, as well as breach of youth...

Daily news is available for July 9th, 2019
July 09, 2019
BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 22-year-old Martintown man was arrested on July 8th, 2019 and charged with breach of probation x 3 for contacting his e...

Daily news is available for July 8th, 2019
July 08, 2019
DOMESTIC MISCHIEF Cornwall, ON – A 37-year-old man from Akwesasne was arrested on July 6th, 2019 and charged with domestic mischief. It is alle...

Daily news is available for July 5th, 2019
July 05, 2019
THEFT UNDER $5000 Cornwall, ON – A 13-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on July 4th, 2019 and charged with theft under $5000. It is alleged ...

Traffic Notice - Pitt St./Hwy 401 Overpass
July 05, 2019
Cornwall, ON – Due to ongoing construction at the Pitt Street/Highway 401 overpass, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is asking motorists to ple...

Daily news is available for July 4th, 2019
July 04, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Jose Ushinahua, 34, of Summerstown was arrested on July 3rd, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man fa...

Daily news is available for July 3rd, 2019
July 03, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Cody Burelle, 21, of Cornwall was arrested on July 2nd, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on July 12th, 2...

July Traffic Campaign - Distracted Driving
July 03, 2019
Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is committed to reducing the number of distracted drivers on our roadways. During the month o...

Daily news is available for July 2nd, 2019
July 02, 2019
DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 63-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on June 28th, 2019 and charged with breach of undertaking for contacting...

Daily news is available for June 28th, 2019
June 28, 2019
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – Karley Billard, 27, of Cornwall was arrested on June 27th, 2019 and charged with aggravated assault. On the ...

Canada Day Traffic Plan 2019
June 28, 2019
CANADA DAY TRAFFIC PLAN Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service would like to advise the residents of Cornwall of the upcoming traffic detou...

June 27th, 2019 - Request for Public Assistance
June 27, 2019
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE Cornwall, ON – On the morning of June 27th, 2019 at approximately 4:30 am, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) rece...

Daily news is available for June 27th, 2019
June 27, 2019
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT, UNLAWFULLY IN A DWELLING, BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 30-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on June 26th, 2019 and charged wit...

Update on June 27th Morning Incident
June 27, 2019
UPDATE ON JUNE 27TH MORNING INCIDENT Cornwall, ON - On the morning of June 27th, 2019 at approximately 4:30 am, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) rec...

Daily news is available for June 26th, 2019
June 26, 2019
POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY Cornwall, ON - The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit recently conducted an investi...

Update - Body Recovered from St. Lawrence River
June 25, 2019
Update - Body Recovered from St. Lawrence River Cornwall, ON - On Saturday, June 22, 2019 at approximately 9:00 am, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS)...

Daily news is available for June 25th, 2019
June 25, 2019
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Sydney Oakes, 26, of Cornwall was arrested on June 24th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on May 12th, 2...

Daily news is available for June 24th, 2019
June 24, 2019
WARRANT, THEFT UNDER $5000, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Shawnna Chartrand, 26, of Cornwall was arrested on June 21st, 2019 on the strength of a warra...

Public Notice - Body recovered from St. Lawrence River
June 22, 2019
Public Notice - Body recovered from St. Lawrence River  Cornwall, ON - On Saturday, June 22, 2019 at approximately 9:00 am,  the Cornwall P...

June 20th, 2019 - Drug Warrant
June 20, 2019
DRUG WARRANT Cornwall, ON – On June 19th, 2019, members of the Cornwall Police Service Street Crime Unit executed a drug warrant at a Walton St...

Daily news is available for June 20th, 2019
June 20, 2019
FAIL TO APPEAR PRINTS, FAIL TO APPEAR COURT, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Christopher Broome, 44, of Cornwall was arrested on June 19th, 2019 and char...

CPS Announces New Inspectors
June 19, 2019
  Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is pleased to announce the promotion of two new Inspectors, David Michaud and Chad Ma...

CPS Officer to be Awarded the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers
June 10, 2019
 CPS Officer to be Awarded the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers  Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is pleased to share...

June 5th, 2019 - Request for Public Assistance
June 05, 2019
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service is requesting public assistance regarding a break and enter that took ...

Operation: All in Order
June 04, 2019
Cornwall, ON – Throughout the month of June, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) will be checking for valid vehicle documents as part of its mon...

CSDG Situation Table hosts Information Session for Members
May 28, 2019
On May 10, 2019, an information session was held for Situation Table members. The information session included presentations by Lisa Longworth (Progra...

Road & Bicycle Safety - May Traffic Campaign
May 01, 2019
Cornwall, ON – Throughout the month of May, the Cornwall Police Service (CPS) will be focusing on road safety and bicycle safety as part of its ...

Notice of Demolition - County Rd. 36 Bridge Replacement
April 25, 2019
Notice of DemolitionCounty Rd. 36 (Post Road) Bridge Replacement Looby Construction Limited would like to advise you of the upcoming: full closure of...

Rental Property Scam
April 01, 2019
Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service would like to warn residents about an ongoing rental property scam that has been taking place in the ...

Reduce the Risk - Lock it or Lose it!
March 06, 2019
  The Cornwall Police Service is reminding motorists to reduce the risk - lock it or lose it! Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Servic...

Social Media Safety
March 01, 2019
  Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) would like to encourage parents to talk with their children about social media and onli...

City of Cornwall Launches Community Safety and Well-Being Plan
February 12, 2019
City of Cornwall Launches Community Safety and Well-Being Plan The City of Cornwall and Cornwall Community Police Service (CCPS) are taking a proacti...

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