Break and enter - update
On April 18, 2016, the Guelph Police went to a construction site on Delhi Street to investigate a break and enter. The culprit(s) entered the site sometime overnight and stole tools.
On April 19, 2016 the investigation led to the male responsible as well as the recovery of the stolen tools. At 2:57 p.m. the man was located and arrested on Carden Street.
A 41-year-old Guelph man has been charged with possession of stolen property, breach of probation and breach of recognizance. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing on April 20, 2016.
On April 19, 2016 at 3:58 p.m., the Guelph Police received the complaint of a possible impaired driver on Clair Road. The vehicle and driver were located on Colonial Drive and a traffic stop was conducted. Police spoke with the male driver and a demand was made for a roadside breath sample. He failed this test and was arrested.
Daljit Sidhu, 38 years of Guelph has been charged with impaired driving and drive over 80 mg. He was also charged under the Highway Traffic Act with driving while under suspension. He will appear in court on May 6, 2016.
Fail to provide breath sample
On April 20, 2016 at 12 a.m., the Guelph Police observed a vehicle being driven on Gordon Street at a high rate of speed. A traffic stop was conducted on Vaughan Street. Police spoke with the male driver and a demand was made for a roadside breath sample. He refused to take this test and was arrested.
Sadman Ahmed, 21 years of Guelph has been charged with fail to provide breath sample. He will appear in court on May 10, 2016.
Theft from cars
On April 19, 2016 the Guelph Police received two reports from Guelph residents about thefts from their cars. The locations were Elsley Court and Koch Drive.
This crime is easily avoided by locking your cars, keeping valuables out of sight or removed from your vehicle and parked in a well-lit and visible area where possible. If you do fall victim to this crime, please report using the Guelph Police CopLogic online reporting system. You can find this on the Guelph Police website under Online Reporting. You can also check out recent theft from car locations by going to our crime mapping page.
Police incidents from the last 24 hours
The Guelph Police were involved in 202 incidents in this time frame. Incidents involve everything from traffic stops and accidental 911 calls to domestics and break and enters.