Searching for black Acura that hit Ottawa Police officer and fled

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service is searching for a vehicle that struck a traffic officer at Heron Road and Prince of Wales Drive at approximately 8:55 a.m. this morning as the officer was attempting to pull over the vehicle.

We are looking for a four-door black Acura (TL or TSX, unknown year) with a smashed out passenger window. There was a loan male driver.

Pictures of motor vehicles attached with this news release are just examples and may not be the year/model of the suspect motor vehicle involved.

The officer has been transported to hospital for treatment as a precaution.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.




ARRESTED Crystal BASTIEN is wanted for the murder of Mohamad Mana

(Ottawa) – Crystal BASTIEN, 32 years old of Ottawa, is wanted for 1st Degree Murder in relation to the Saturday evening homicide on Walkley Road.

BASTIEN is described as being a white female, 5”2’ (157 cm), 135 lbs (61 kg). (view pictures)

She is considered to be violent. If you see her, please do not approach her, contact 911.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Major Crime Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493 or the Major Crime Tipline at ext. 5477. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police

 




Suspect sought in multiple fraudulent purchases using stolen bank cards

The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect for using stolen debit and credit cards.

In the overnight hours of Aug 15th 2018, property was stolen from the victim’s vehicle. Included were debit and credit cards. Those cards were then used at several business to make fraudulent purchases. Please see photos below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 2666 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Looking to identify the suspect from a shoplifting incident in the West End

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Central Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating a theft that occurred in the West end of Ottawa on July 30, 2018.

All investigative avenues have been pursued and police are now asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.

The suspect is described as a white male, short hair, full beard. He was wearing a grey, long sleeve shirt and was seen carrying a backpack (see photo).

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Ottawa Police Service at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.




Seeking the identity of a suspect male from Robberies on Carling Avenue

(Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating two robberies involving the same male suspect.   They are seeking public assistance to identify him.

On Friday, July 20, 2018 at 12:10pm, a male suspect entered a bank at the 1300 block of Carling Avenue.   The male attended a teller and handed a note demanding money.  He left with an undisclosed amount of money.   No injuries were reported.

On that same day, a short time later, the same male entered a bank at the 1400 block of Carling Avenue.   He attended a teller with the same note demanding money.   An undisclosed amount was handed to him.  No injuries were reported.

Frontline officers attended both robberies with negative results of arrests.   A description and pictures of the male were taken.  He is described as white male, 50 to 60 years old, sun hat, gray t-shirt, jeans, small bag.  (view pictures)

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext.5116. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.

 




Suspects sought in theft and fraud of over $10,000

The Ottawa Police service and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in a theft of wallet and fraud of over $10,000.

On the 2nd of June 2018, at approximately 5:00pm, the victim attended a food establishment located in the 700 block of Sussex Dr. Two suspects entered and sat near the victim. Video footage shows the suspects taking their wallet and leaving. They later attended several businesses and used the victim’s credit cards to spend over $10,000.

Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service (613) 236-1222 Ext 5166 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Male suspect to identify following a serious assault on Woodroffe Avenue

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating a serious assault, which took place between Saturday and Sunday – July 7-8, 2018 at approximately 2:00am in the 1500 block of Woodroffe Avenue, and is looking to identify the suspect.

A 20 year old female victim was assaulted and left unconscious on the ground in a gas station parking lot. She was transported to hospital and later released.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, mid 20s, medium build, no visible facial hair, no glasses. He was wearing a light-coloured shirt with collar or jacket with collar and blue jeans (see pictures).

He fled on foot into the walking paths leading into the Brockington Crescent area.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Ottawa Police West Criminal Investigation Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2666. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app




Suspect sought in commercial break and enter on Merivale Rd

The Ottawa Police Service West Break and Enter Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a commercial break and enter.

On the 25th of June 2018, at approximately 3:40 am, a suspect broke into a commercial business located in the 1600 block of Merivale Rd. Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service West Break and Enter Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 2655 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Looking to identify three suspects from a Robbery on Morisset Avenue

(Ottawa)–The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a robbery that occurred in the 1400 block of Morisset Avenue on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

At approximately 3:30pm, three male suspects assaulted a male who walked into a residential building and then robbed the victim. The male victim later attended an area hospital where it was determined that he has sustained serious injuries.

The three suspect descriptions are as follows:

  • Suspect 1: black male approx. 18 to 25 years old, medium build and clean shaven. He was wearing a black hoodie, gray track pants and black sneakers.

 

  • Suspect 2: black male approx. 18 to 25 years old, medium build and clean shaven. He was wearing glasses, a black hooded jacket with what is possibly a Nike logo on the chest, black pants and black sneakers, gray track pants and black sneakers.

 

  • Suspect 3: black male approx. 18 to 25 years old. He was wearing a black and white windbreaker, a white baseball cap, black track pants and black socks and sandals. He appears to have a white cast or some sort of white fingerless glove on his left hand.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Ottawa Police Service’s Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.




Looking to identify a suspect from a Robbery on Meadowbrook Road

(Ottawa)–The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a convenience store robbery that occurred in the 2000 block of Meadowbrook Road on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

At approx. 2:37am, a male suspect attended the convenience store and indicated to the clerk that he was armed. He took an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, 5’11”-6’0” (180cm-183cm) with a thin build. He was wearing a yellow hooded sweatshirt, with which he disguised his face, a blue Bud Light tuque, a light brown jacket, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Ottawa Police Service’s Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.