Suspect sought in theft of mobility chair

Ottawa Police East Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a male responsible for the theft of a mobility chair.

On the 19th of June 2017, an unknown male stole a mobility chair from a parking spot in the 2100 block of Russell Rd. The mobility chair is necessary to perform daily duties. It’s is grey in colour.

Please see the photo below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 3566 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 and female sought in quick change scam

Ottawa Police East Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a male and female responsible for a quick change scam.

On the 3rd of August 2017 a male and female made a purchase at a business located at 2277 Riverside Dr. While making the purchase the male asked questions while the female caused a slight distraction. The subject male then removed a quantity of cash from the til and left the location.

Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 3415 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.




3 Suspects to be identified in a theft on Baseline Rd

The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying three male suspects involved in a theft on Baseline Rd.

On the 15th of July 2017, three males were in a commercial business located in the 1900 block of Baseline Rd. They selected items and walked past the cashes. They were confronted by an employee but left the scene.

Please see the pictures below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals 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.




Suspect sought using stolen debit card

UPDATE: Suspect arrested.

The Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect for making fraudulent purchases on a stolen debit card.

On the 10th of September 2017, the victim reported that they had their belongings stolen from a locker in the 100 block of Argyle Ave in Ottawa. When they called the bank to report their bank card stolen, the bank informed them there had been several purchases made on the card. The suspect entered different stores in the downtown area and used the stolen debit card to make “tap” purchases.

Please see the images below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit (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.




Suspects sought in theft of high fashion sunglasses

Ottawa Police West Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying two suspects in thefts of sunglasses.

On the 2nd of July 2017, an unidentified male and female suspect entered a business located in the 8000 block of Campeau Dr. They proceeded to try on and select several pairs of sunglasses in the high fashion section. Working together to block the employees’ view, they proceeded to conceal the sunglasses in a bag and leave the store with over $1,000 worth.

Please see pictures below provided by investigators.

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.




Suspect to be identified in theft of a wallet

The Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a female suspect for a theft of a wallet.

On the 11th of August 2017, an unidentified female suspect stole a wallet at a local business located in the 3000 block of St. Joseph Blvd.

Please see the picture below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 3566 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.




Suspect to be identified in attempting to use stolen credit card

Ottawa Police East Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a female for attempting to make a purchase on a stolen credit card.

In the overnight hours of Aug 7/8 2017, the victim’s vehicle was broken into. Among the stolen items was their credit card. Around 330 am on Aug 8th, the unidentified female suspect attempted to use the stolen credit card to make a purchase at a gas station located in the 1600 block of Bank St.

Please see the photo below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 3566 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.




Suspect to be identified in a theft and Uttering Threats

On August 5th shortly after 7:00pm a male entered liquor store located in the 2000 block of Carling Avenue and committed a theft.
The suspect selected a bottle of alcohol and concealed it inside a messenger bag he was carrying then exited the store without making any attempt to pay. He is wanted by police for the theft and uttering threats.

On August 13th the same suspect entered a major grocery store chain located in the 1000 block of Baseline road and selected several packs of beer concealing them in a back pack making attempt to pay and fleeing the store.

Anyone with information regarding this theft or the identity of the male is asked to call 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 his identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Suspect sought in purse snatching on Rideau Street

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a July purse snatching involving an older female victim and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible.

On July 4, 2017, at approximately 2:55 pm, a female, in her early 70s, was standing along Rideau Street, near Nelson Street. A male suspect approached and grabbed the victim’s purse. A struggle for the purse ensued, during which the victim was dragged to the ground. The suspect fled with the purse but was pursued by two passersby. The suspect was caught, and the purse was retrieved, but the suspect then fled. During the course of the robbery, the victim sustained a fracture to her leg.

The suspect is described as being a Caucasian male, 5’10”-6’1″(178 cm to 185 cm), 35-45 years, medium to large build, small spaced out teeth, pock-marked face, short dark hair, unshaven (images attached.)

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




Suspect sought in theft and assault on Eagleson Rd

UPDATE: SUSPECT HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AND CHARGED.

On the 3rd of July 2017, the suspect attended a commercial business located in the 700 block of Eagleson Rd. He stole a quantity of merchandise. A loss prevention officer attempted to stop the suspect who then assaulted the employee resulting in an injury.

Please see the photo below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit, Det. McIntosh 613-236-1222 ext:2643 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.