Seeking Information on Suspect responsible for Arson fire at École Saint Marie

On Sunday August 27th shortly after 11:00pm the Ottawa Fire Services and Ottawa Police responded to a fire at École Saint Marie on Innes Rd.
The Ottawa Police Arson Unit is seeking the public’s assistance for information on the incident which has been deemed deliberate.
The fire caused extensive damage to a portable and vehicle as seen in the attached photo. Graffiti was sprayed on the portable and vehicle.

If you have information about the incident or person(s) responsible 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 helps solve this crime, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Suspects sought in pharmacy robbery

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible for a recent pharmacy robbery.

On August 17, 2017, at approximately 9:30 am, two suspects, disguised in dark clothing, entered a pharmacy situated along the 1700 block of Kilborn Avenue. The suspects proceeded behind the counter, where one suspect proceeded to take filled prescriptions, while the second suspect gained access to the cash register. The suspects fled the premises and had bicycles parked nearby. The bikes were described as being mountain bikes, one black with grey writing, and the other black and red. There were no injuries and no weapons were seen.

The suspects are described as follows (images attached):

# 1 White male, 18-25, approx. 5’6″(168 cm), medium build, dark blue or black hoodie with black zip-up jacket on top, black scarf over nose and mouth, black pants, black shoes, carrying a red reusable grocery style bag with a white maple leaf and the words “One Five Oh”, black gloves.

#2-White male, 18-25, approx. 6′ (183 cm) tall, slim build, dark grey hoodie with black pattern, red logo on left chest, and white writing on rim of hood, with one word reportedly being “power”, black backpack, black scarf covering mouth and nose, black pants, black gloves.

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.




Suspects sought in convenience store robbery on Tompkins Avenue

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the three suspects responsible in a recent convenience store robbery in Orleans.

On June 2, 2017, at approximately 3:15am, three male suspects entered a convenience store situated along the 300 block of Tompkins Avenue, near Tenth Line Road. One of the suspects was armed with a knife. The suspects made a demand for cash and cigarettes, and fled with an undisclosed quantity of both items. There were no injuries.

The suspects are described as follows (images attached):

  • #1-black male, 18-24 years, approximately 5′ 11″ (180cm) and 160 lbs (73kg). He was wearing black shoes, black pants, black hooded sweater pulled tight around face, with white Nike swoosh.
  • #2-black male, 18-24 years, approximately 5’10” (178cm) and 150 lbs (68kg), described as having a baby face. He was wearing blue running shoes with white soles, black pants, black hooded sweater pulled tight around face, with a red flame triangle on the chest.
  • #3-black male, 18-24 years, approximately 5’10” (178cm) and 160 lbs (73kg). He was wearing a gray sweater, with blue hood pulled tight around face, black New Orleans Saints Football Jersey #9 over-top of sweater, black pants, and black shoes.

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 anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 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 identities, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

 




Suspects sought in residential break & enter on Rodney Crescent

The Ottawa Police Service Break & Enter Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible in a recent residential break & enter.

On May 28, 2017, at approximately 8:25 pm, police responded to an entry alarm at a residence situated along the 0-100 block of Rodney Crescent. On arrival, police became aware that the residence had been forcibly entered and that the suspects responsible had fled the scene. Suspect # 1 approached the front door, became aware of the camera, and walked away, off camera. Suspect # 2, disguised, then approached and forced open the front door. It appears nothing was taken in the short time the suspect was inside the residence. The home is equipped with surveillance cameras that captured images of the two suspects.

The suspects are described as follows (images attached):

#1-Male, olive complexion, 25-35 years, slim build, short brown hair. He was wearing blue jeans, blue skater type shoes, and a white long-sleeved shirt.

#2-Caucasian male, black sunglasses, black or dark brown hair, balding at the top rear. Wearing a white long-sleeved shirt, blue jeans, and distinctive shoes that appeared to be beige with red on the sides.

Anyone with information regarding this break & enter, or any other break & enter, is asked to call the Ottawa Police’s Break & Enter Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 3515 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477. 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 Montreal Road bank robbery

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance with the identity of the suspect responsible for a recent bank robbery.

On April 28, 2017, at approximately 10:20 am, a lone male suspect entered a bank situated along the 400 block of Montreal Road. The suspect approached a customer service representative and produced a note making a demand for money. The suspect indicated he was armed though no weapon was seen. The suspect fled the premises with an undisclosed quantity of cash. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as being a Caucasian male, 40-50 years, 5’10” (178 cm) to 6’2″(188 cm), short graying hair, with a goatee. At the time he wore jeans, a navy/white pullover jacket, a navy baseball cap with the letters “BL”, and he carried a red or orange hard hat (image attached.)

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (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 his identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Suspects sought in commercial break & enter on Carling Avenue

The Ottawa Police Service Break & Enter Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in indentifying the suspects responsible for two recent break-ins to a retail outlet.

On February 19, 2017, at approximately 5:15 am, two male suspects, disguised, gained entry to a commercial premise, situated along the 2100 block of Carling Avenue. Entry was gained by smashing a window. The suspects quickly grabbed a quantity of winter coats and fled the premises. A white panel van was used by the suspects and was later recovered by Police. The van had been stolen from Innes Rd in Blackburn Hamlet.

It is believed these suspects are related to a break & enter to the same location on February 16, when similar clothing items were targeted.

Anyone with information regarding this break & enter, or any other break & enter, is asked to call the Ottawa Police’s Break & Enter Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2655.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477. 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 identities you could qualify for a cash reward of $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

 




Ottawa: Suspects to be identified in a theft

On Friday December 2nd 2016 two females entered a grocery store located in the 1000 block of Baseline Road and committed a theft.

The suspects selected several items and concealed them inside their jackets then exited the store without making any attempt to pay. Once outside both were confronted by security and fled in red ford pickup truck. Some of the concealed items had fallen out as they fled. Please view the attached photos provided by investigator.

If you know the identity of the individuals 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 their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Suspect to identify in prepaid credit card frauds

The Ottawa Police Fraud Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance with the identity of male responsible in a payment card fraud in the city.

The incidents occurred in 2014 and 2015 targeting dozens of retail stores that sell payment cards. The fraud involved tampering with the cards for sale and once loaded by the purchaser was accessible to the suspect. Please view the attached photos by investigator.

Anyone with information relating to incident is asked to contact the Fraud Unit detective Steve Malo at 613-236-1222 ext 5433.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477. 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 $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

 




Ottawa: West end Purse snatching Incidents

The Ottawa Police West Division Investigation Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance with a series of purse snatching incidents in the west end.

In mid December and January an unidentified male approached the victim and grabbed their purse then fled on foot to a vehicle waiting nearby. Investigator believes the events are related. In two of the incidents the driver of the getaway vehicle was described as a female with dark hair tied in a ponytail. The vehicle was described as possibly a SUV red in color.

Desc: Caucasian male, approximately 6’ (183cm) tall, mid 20 years old, thin build, short hair, wearing blk jacket, grey hoodie in one incident.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents is asked to call detective Chris Botchar West Division Investigations unit 613-236-1222 ext 2666.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477. 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 identities you could qualify for a cash reward of $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Seeking Identity of Suspect Responsible for Vandalizing OC Transpo Bus Shelters

Sometime overnight on Tusday January 24th 2017 over 20 OCTranspo bus shelter were vanadalized where the glass panels were smashed resulting in several thousands dollars in damage.

The incidents occured in the Orleans area along Charlemagne Blvd, Jeanne D’Arc Blvd, Innes Road and Montreal Road. Investigators are seeking the public’s assistance with information leading to the person responsible.

If you know the identity of the person(s) responsible 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 an arrest, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.