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Two Charged with Breaching Terms of Release

On Thursday, February 21st, 2022, members of the Hanover Police responded to a suspicious motor vehicle occurrence in the 600 block of 10th Street. The vehicle was unoccupied on police arrival. Through investigation, police linked a 48-year-old male and 35-year-old...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a break and enter which occurred between February 25th and February 26th, 2022. The entry was to a residence in the 200 block of 9th Street. If anyone has information about this entry, they are asked to contact the Hanover Police...

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Man Charged with Over 80mgs of Alcohol

On Thursday, February 24th, 2022, Hanover Police attended a traffic complaint in the 800 block of 10th Street. On arrival, police located a 77-year-old Durham man consuming alcohol in his vehicle. A roadside screening test was completed which resulted in a Fail. The...

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Disturbance leads to Charges

On Saturday, February 20th, 2022, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 400 block of 4th Street. Police investigation determined that a 29-year-old Hanover man had damaged property attempting to gain access to the residence. The same man was also bound by...

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Man Charged with Assault Causing Bodily Harm

On Tuesday, February 15th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to an Assault complaint in the 600 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, police formed grounds to believe that a 48-year-old Hanover man had assaulted his roommate. The assault...

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Mischief/Theft Occurrence

Hanover Police continue to investigate a mischief/theft occurrence, which occurred between February 15th and February 16th, 2022. The suspect entered a laundry room at a building located in the 600 block of 8th Street. The suspect damaged the laundry room and stole...

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Theft Arrest

On Tuesday, February 16th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service attended a business in the 800 block of 10th Street regarding a theft in progress. On arrival, police located a 34-year-old Hanover man pushing a shopping cart full of stolen items down the street....

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Man Charged with Multiple Offences

On Tuesday, February 15th, 2022, Hanover Police attended for a disturbance in the 300 block of 2nd Street. Police investigation determined that a 19-year-old Hanover man had damaged property belonging to people on scene. The same man also threatened to harm the...

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Theft from Trailer

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft from trailer, which occurred between February 8th, and February 9th, 2022. The trailer was an enclosed work trailer parked on 25th Avenue. The suspect made off with various tools. If anyone has information about this...

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Woman Charged Multiple Offences

On Friday, February 11th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service attended a theft occurrence in the 400 block of 10th Street. Police located a female who provided police several false names. Further investigation identified the female as a 46-year-old from...

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Fail to Remain

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fail to remain motor vehicle collision, which occurred the morning of Monday, February 14th, 2022. The vehicle struck was a grey Dodge van parked in the parking lot of Walmart. If anyone has information about this collision,...

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Fail to Comply Charges

On Monday, February 14th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service investigated a suspicious person’s call in the 200 block of 7th Avenue. As a result, police identified a 35-year-old female who had an active arrest warrant issued. It was further determined that...

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Bail Violations

On Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022, members of the Hanover Police received information of a 21-year-old Hanover man breaching his bail conditions. The man was located in a residence in the 500 block of 10th Street, which was against his bail conditions. Hanover Police...

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Fraud Alert

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fraud, which occurred on Monday, February 7th, 2022. In this occurrence, the victim responded to a Facebook post believed to be sent by one of their friends. The post was regarding a contest and invited the victim to...

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Public Mischief Arrest

On Friday, February 4th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police responded to a reported assault in the 600 block of 10th Street. Police conducted an investigation determining that the alleged victim made up the allegations and no assault had actually occurred. Hanover...

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Two People Charged with Theft

On Monday, January 24th, 2022, Hanover Police took a theft report from a business located in the 300 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, police identified a 35-year-old Owen Sound man and 31-year-old Chesley woman as the suspects. On Saturday, February 5th,...

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Two Charged with Violating Terms of Release

On Monday, February 7th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police responded to an unwanted persons call in the 600 block of 10th Street. Through investigation police determined that a 47-year-old Hanover woman and 51-year-old Hanover man had been associating at an address...

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Fraud Attempt – Grandparent Scam

On Friday, January 28th, 2022, Hanover Police received a report of an attempted “grandparent” fraud. In this occurrence, the suspects contacted an elderly person claiming to be their grandson. The person then claimed to need money to be released from jail. The...

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Theft Arrest

On Friday, January 28th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a theft complaint at a business in the 800 block of 10th Street. Police located the suspect nearby and took him into custody without incident. Further investigation revealed the same...

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Fraud

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fraud, which occurred throughout the month of January 2022. The suspects in this fraud pretended to be “Investment Day Traders” and convinced the victim to provide a large sum of money with guaranteed results. The victim became...

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Woman charged with Assault

On Thursday, February 3rd, 2022, members of the Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, police determined that a 47-year-old Hanover woman had assaulted another person. This occurred after a verbal dispute. The...

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Fraud Attempt

On Wednesday, January 19th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police received a report of an attempted fraud. In this occurrence the victim was contacted by a person claiming to have price money of over $2.000.000. The victim was told to purchase gift cards totalling...

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Fail to Remain Collision

Hanover Police continues to investigate a motor vehicle collision which occurred on Sunday, January 16th, 2022 at approximately 7:00pm. A grey Ford Escape was struck in the Circle K parking lot located at 464 10th Street. The owner of the Ford Edge witnessed the...

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Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Tuesday, January 18th, 2022 and Wednesday, January 26th, 2022, Hanover Police executed three arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 33-year-old woman of no fixed address while the second was a 23-year-old Mildmay man. The final person arrested was a...

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Theft of Packages

Hanover Police receives reports from time to time of delivered packages being stolen from residential properties. The latest reported theft occurred on Friday, December 21st, 2022 on 12th Avenue. If at all possible you should try and retrieve parcels as soon as...

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Mischief Arrest

On Monday, January 10th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service attended an address in the 600 block of 21st Avenue regarding a disturbance. Through investigation police formed grounds to believe that a 38-year-old Hanover man had purposely damaged property...

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No Winter Street Parking Reminder

Hanover Police would like to remind citizens that there is no street parking between the hours of 1:00am and 6:00am within the Town of Hanover between the months of December and March each year. This is to allow for snow removal and is covered under By-Law...

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Man Charged with Uttering Threats

On Monday, January 10th, 2022, Hanover Police responded to a neighbour dispute in the 200 block of 9th Street. After speaking with those involved including a witness police determined that a 56-year-old Hanover man had threatened to kill another person. On January...

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Youth Charged with Assault

On Wednesday, January 12th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police responded to an assault in progress on 5th Avenue. Through investigation police formed grounds to believe a female youth had assaulted another person. The same female was also bound by previous court...

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Theft Arrest

On Thursday, January 6th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a theft complaint at the Shoppers Drug Mart located at 895 10th Street. On arrival, police met with an off-duty OPP officer who had witnessed a theft take place inside the store....

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Six Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Wednesday, January 5th, 2022 and Wednesday, January 12th, 2022, Hanover Police executed six arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 41-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 37-year-old man of no fixed address. The third person...

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Attempted Theft of Snowmobile

Hanover Police continue to investigate an attempted theft of snowmobile which occurred between Saturday, January 8th and Sunday, January 9th, 2022. The attempted theft occurred in the 200 block of 9th Street. The culprit(s) left the snowmobile on a neighbouring...

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Theft Arrest

On Saturday, January 8th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police responded to the Rona store located at 506 22nd Avenue regarding a theft which had just occurred. On arrival police located a well-known 48-year-old Hanover man. Hanover Police arrested the man who was...

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Phone Scams

Hanover Police have been receiving complaints regarding attempted phone scams in Hanover. In some cases fraudsters are claiming to be from Amazon, Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). The suspects attempt to glean personal information...

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Man Charged with Recent Break and Enters

On Sunday, December 26th, 2021, Hanover Police after a lengthy investigation arrested and charged a 29-year-old Brockton man under the Criminal Code with two counts of Break and Enter. These charges were in relation to break and enters committed to the Sunrise...

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Breach of Conditions

On Friday, December 24th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police received information that a 16-year-old Hanover youth was in violation of her court ordered conditions. Police located and spoke with the youth and observed that she was with another person she was ordered...

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Theft of Bicycle

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft of bicycle which occurred at approximately 1:00pm on Monday, December 27th, 2021. The bicycle was left unattended at the North Wellington Co-op located at 691 10th Street, Hanover. The bicycle was described as an...

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Male Charged with Mischief

On Wednesday, January 5th, 2022, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in progress in the 1000 block of 10th Street. On arrival police located a well-known 38-year-old Chesley man. Through investigation police determined that the male while armed with a stick was...

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Fraud Attempts with Gift Cards

Hanover Police Service have been receiving complaints of attempted gift card scams occurring within the Town of Hanover. In most cases, unknown persons are making contact with victims through the internet or by telephone. The scammers use various methods in trying to...

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Thirteen Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 and Wednesday, December 29th, 2021, Hanover Police executed thirteen arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 33-year-old woman of no fixed address while the second person arrested was a 55-year-old Hanover man. The third...

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Man Charged with Failure to Comply

On Saturday, December 11th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service took a complaint of a breach of conditions. Through investigation police determined that a 37-year-old West Grey man had made contact with someone he was on officer ordered conditions to not...

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Mischief Arrest

On Wednesday, December 15th, 2021, Hanover Police were dispatched to a property damage occurrence in progress. The caller reported that the male was using a large rock to damage properties along 10th Avenue. Police immediately attended and located a well known...

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Assault and Fail to Comply Charges Laid

On Saturday, December 3rd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service arrested a 47-year-old woman of no fixed address. She was arrested for communicating with another person she was on court ordered conditions to have no contact with. A separate investigation also...

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Break and Enter to Carwash

Hanover Police continue to investigate damage to the Carwash located at 683 11th Street, Hanover. The damage occurred between Sunday, December 5th, 2021 and Monday, December 6th, 2021. The culprit would have used loud tools in gaining access the building. Once inside...

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Harassment Charges

On Thursday, December 1st, 2021, Hanover Police received a report of on-going harassment. Through investigation police determined that a 29-year-old Chesley man had been harassing another person who was known to him. The same male was already on court ordered...

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Man Charged with Assault

On Sunday, December 5th, 2021, Hanover Police took a report of an alleged assault and on-going harassment.     Through investigation police determined that a 37-year-old West Grey man had assaulted another person after a verbal dispute. It was further alleged that the...

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Mischief to Parked Vehicle

Hanover Police continue to investigate damage to a parked vehicle in the 500 block of 16th Avenue. The damage occurred during the overnight hours of Tuesday, December 14th, 2021. The suspect scratched the vehicle’s paint and flattened the tires. If anyone has...

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Assault with a Weapon Arrest

On Tuesday, November 30th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 100 block of 11th Avenue.   Through investigation, police determined that a 36-year-old Cambridge woman had assaulted another person with a metal object after a verbal dispute. The...

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Suspicious Person Occurrences

Hanover Police continue to investigate several suspicious person occurrences in and around residential and commercial properties within the Town of Hanover. These incidents are usually occurring during overnight hours at various locations in town. Hanover Police are...

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Attempt Automobile Theft Arrest

On Saturday, December 3rd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police responded to a suspicious person call in the 600 block of 10th Street. On arrival police located a known 37-year-old Hanover man inside a running vehicle that did not belong to him. The man was arrested...

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Fail to Remain Under Investigation

Hanover Police continue to investigate damage to a parked vehicle which occurred on Friday, December 2nd, 2021. A 2018 red Honda had been parked at Grants Your Independent Grocer at 832 10th Street when it sustained damage to the rear door. If anyone has information...

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Theft from Automobile Arrest

On Sunday, December 4th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a theft in progress in the 300 block of 10th Street. On arrival police spoke with the caller who had apprehended a 24-year-old Hanover woman inside his vehicle. The man had caught the woman attempting to steal...

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Assault

On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 500 block of 9th Avenue.   Through investigation police determined that a 24-year-old Hanover woman had assaulted another person after a verbal dispute. The victim did not require...

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Stolen Vehicle

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft of motor vehicle which occurred in the 400 block of 15th Avenue on Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021. It is believed the theft occurred at approximately 6:30am. The vehicle taken was a Silver, 4door, Chevrolet Cobalt. Hanover...

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Assault and Fail to Comply Charges

On Saturday, November 27th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a disturbance in the 400 block of 5th Avenue. Police determined after speaking with the involved parties that a 16-year-old female had assaulted another person. The same female was...

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Damage to Laundromat

Hanover Police continue to investigate damage to the Sunrise Laundromat located at 717 10th Street, Hanover. The damage occurred on Thursday, November 25th, 2021. The culprit would have used loud tools in damaging a coin machine. If anyone has information about this...

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Woman Arrested for Attempted Auto Theft

On November 4th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received information about an attempted vehicle theft in the 300 block of 11th Avenue. Through investigation, police determined that a 36-year-old Cambridge woman entered a running vehicle and attempted to...

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Breach of Conditions

On Sunday, November 7th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a report of a possible breach of officer release conditions. Through investigation police determined that a 57-year-old Hanover man had made contact with a person, he was on conditions not...

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Breach of Conditions

On Thursday, November 11th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of 10th Street. On arrival police located a male and female involved in a verbal dispute. A check revealed that the involved male had an arrest warrant issued for him. The...

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Theft of Motor Vehicles

Hanover Police have been experiencing increased reports of motor vehicle thefts. These thefts are usually occurring during overnight/early morning hours and are at random locations throughout Hanover. The vehicles being targeted are usually left running and unoccupied...

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Mischief Arrest after Fire

On Saturday, November 6th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service were dispatched to the 300 block of 10th Street regarding a shopping cart that had been lit on fire. On arrival, police observed a shopping cart full of material fully engulfed. Police attempted to...

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Break and Enter Arrest

On Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a break and enter in progress in the 700 block of 10th Avenue. On arrival, police located a 29-year-old Hanover man inside a commercial property. The man fled from police but was apprehended nearby. During...

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Theft and Threats Charges

On Thursday, November 4th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to the 400 block of 5th Street regarding a theft in progress. The suspect fled the area on a bicycle prior to police arrival. Hanover Police located the male nearby. The stolen property...

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Lock it or Lose it – Crime Prevention Week

This year, Ontario Crime Prevention Week was between November 7th and November 13th, 2021. Hanover Police participated in a “Lock it or Lose it” initiative during that week. Hanover officers attended numerous public and private parking lots around Hanover checking to...

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Female Charged with Trespass by Night

On Friday, October 22nd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a break and enter in the 600 block of 21st Avenue. On arrival, police observed the suspect still outside the residence. Hanover Police took a 24-year-old Hanover woman into custody...

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Theft of Laundry

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft incident, which occurred on Thursday, October 21st, 2021. The theft involved clothes being removed from a local laundromat.  The items were taken while left unattended in the dryer. If anyone has information about this...

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Auto Trader Fraud

On Friday, October 22nd, 2021, Hanover Police received an “attempted” fraud report. The scammer in this case contacted a Hanover resident who had a vehicle posted for sale through Auto Trader. The fraudster began asking for personal information and wanted to purchase...

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Man Attends Police Station with Knife

On Monday, October 25th, 2021, a distraught 43-year-old Hanover man attended the Hanover Police Station armed with a knife. The man threatened to kill people and was brandishing the knife in the police station lobby. The man was alone in the lobby and police were able...

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Theft Arrest

On Sunday, October 10th, 2021, a business in the 800 block of 10th Street had a shoplifter in the store. The culprit was observed on video surveillance removing electronic items from the store without paying for them. Hanover Police with the assistance of West Grey...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a commercial break and enter which occurred during the overnight hours of October 16th-17th, 2021. The culprits removed various items from the business, which was located in the 400 block of 10th Street. If anyone has information...

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Man Arrested for Break and Enter

On Wednesday, October 13th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received an early morning call from a citizen reporting a break and enter. The victim reported several items had been taken from his residence including a bicycle. The bicycle was later located in...

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Female Charged with Uttering Threats

On Wednesday, October 13th, 2021, Hanover Police arrested and charged a 16-year-old female with Uttering Threats under the Criminal Code. On October 8th, 2021, the female had threatened another person with bodily harm.  After arrest, the female was held in custody...

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Break and Enter/Theft from Vehicle

Hanover Police continues to investigate a commercial break and enter and theft from vehicle which occurred during the overnight hours of October 19th-20th, 2021. These offences were committed in the 600 block of 10th Street. If anyone has information about these...

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Female Charged with Assault Causing Bodily Harm

On Friday, October 8th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service took a report of assault, which had just occurred at the Hanover Kinsman Ball Diamonds. Through investigation it was determined that a female pushed another female into a metal pole causing injuries...

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Theft from Automobiles and Break and Enters

Hanover Police are requesting that the public notify them anytime they observe suspicious persons in and around motor vehicles or residential/commercial properties. This is especially true after dark and during early morning hours. Hanover Police have been receiving...

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Nine Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Sunday, October 10th, and Wednesday, October 20th, 2021, Hanover Police executed nine arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 33-year-old woman of no fixed address while the second person arrested was a 38-year-old Hanover man. The third person...

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Police Officer Assaulted

On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to business in the 700 block of 7th Avenue regarding a suspicious person. On arrival, police recognized the individual as a 31-year-old Hanover man. A check revealed that the man was bound...

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Mischief to Hanover Lawn Bowling Property

Hanover Police continue to investigate a property damage incident, which occurred on Wednesday, October 6th, 2021 between 11:00am and 2:00pm. The damage was to the Hanover Lawn bowling fence, which had been struck by a motor vehicle. The address of the property is 268...

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Man Charged with Assault

On Friday, October 8th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a disturbance in the 100 block of 8th Street. Through investigation police determined that a 25-year-old Hanover man had assaulted another person after a verbal dispute. The same man also...

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Impaired Driving Arrest

On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, Hanover Police Service responded to a driving complaint in the 600 block of 10th Street. It was reported that a driver struck another vehicle and fled the area. The vehicle was located and stopped by police. It was determined after...

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Theft Arrest

On Saturday, September 25th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a theft of bicycle report. Hanover Police with the assistance of the public were able to identify a 37-year-old male suspect seen with the bicycle. Hanover Police located the male and...

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Breach of Release Conditions

On Tuesday, September 7th, 2021, Hanover Police Service received a complaint regarding a breach of officer release conditions. The allegations stemmed from a man communicating with another person he was not supposed to have contact with. Through investigation, a...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a residential break and enter which occurred in the 300 block of 7th Street during the overnight hours of Tuesday, October 5th, 2021. The culprit broke a window to gain access to a garage area. If anyone has information regarding...

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Man Arrested with Stolen Golf Clubs

On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 members of the Hanover Police Service received information about a person known to be in possession of stolen golf clubs. Hanover Police located the 40-year-old Hanover man with the stolen property in the 200 block of 7th Avenue. The...

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Preventative Tips – Automobile Theft

Vehicle thefts have increased in parts of Canada during the pandemic. The Town of Hanover is not immune to this sort of crime. That is why you may want to consider what steps you can take to prevent auto theft. Please consider the following: Don’t leave your vehicle...

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Breach of Court Conditions

On Tuesday, September 21st, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service while on foot patrol located a 32-year-old Hanover man in violation of several court issued orders. Specifically, the man was at an address in the 300 block of 10th Street when prohibited from...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a residential break and enter which occurred during the overnight hours of Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021. The commercial break and enter occurred in the 500 block of 11th Street.  The culprit gained access by entering an...

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Breach of Release Conditions

On Tuesday, September 21st, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a complaint about a suspicious male in the 200 block of 10th Street. Police attended the area and identified the 51-year-old Hanover man. A check revealed that the man was bound by a...

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Six Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, September 23rd and Wednesday, September 29th, 2021, Hanover Police executed six arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 24-year-old man of no fixed address while the second person arrested was a 41-year-old Chesley man. The third person...

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Police Vehicle Rammed

Hanover Police are requesting the public’s assistance in solving an occurrence where a Hanover Police Service vehicle was struck by a fleeing stolen vehicle. This occurred on Saturday, September 18th, 2021 at approximately 9:30pm in the 300 block of 10th Street....

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Four arrested for Break and Enter

On Sunday, September 19th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a break and enter in progress at the old John Diefenbaker Secondary School located 181 7th Street. On arrival, police checked the building locating four unauthorized persons inside....

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a commercial break and enter which occurred during the overnight hours of Sunday, September 20th, 2021. The commercial break and enter occurred in the first block of 16th Avenue (Industrial Park). The culprit gained access by...

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Impaired Driver Arrested

On Saturday, September 18th, 2021, Hanover Police conducted a traffic stop on 10th Street after witnessing a traffic violation. Police spoke with the driver who showed signs of alcohol consumption. The 22-year-old driver was subsequently arrested and charged with...

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Mischief Arrest

On Friday, September 17th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a Mischief occurrence at a business in the 600 block of 10th Street. It was reported that a female was angry with staff inside the business and proceeded to break a plexi-glass barrier...

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Robbery Arrest

On Monday, September 13th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a commercial Robbery in the 800 block of 10th Street. Police were in the area within a very short period locating the 31-year-old male suspect. He was taken into custody without incident. Police located a...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a residential break and enter which occurred during the overnight hours of Wednesday, September 8th, 2021. The residence entered was located in the 500 block of 12th Street. The culprits gained access by forcing entry to a...

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Bail Violations

On Saturday, September 11th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service while on general patrol observed a female known to have an active arrest warrant issued for her. The female was walking in the area of 10th Avenue and 7th Street. It was further determined that...

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Grandparent Fraud

Hanover Police have been receiving increased reports of completed and attempted frauds targeting Hanover’s elderly population. The most common scheme is when fraudsters contact an elderly person claiming to be a grandchild or some other legal professional. The scammer...

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Threats

On Monday, September 13th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of 15th Avenue. Through investigation, it was determined that a 61-year-old Hanover man had threatened to kill another person inside the residence. A responding officer...

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Break and Enter to Old JDSS

Hanover Police are asking for the public’s assistance in solving a break and enter to the old John Diefenbaker Secondary School located at 181 7th Street. Between Friday, September 10th and Saturday, September 11th, 2021, unknown persons entered the property and...

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Assault Charges

On Saturday, September 4th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a disturbance in the 200 block of 10th Street. Through investigation police determined that a 39-year-old Hanover man had assaulted another person. The assault stemmed from a verbal...

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Mischief to Multiple Parked Vehicles

Hanover Police are investigating multiple mischiefs to parked vehicles in the 500 block of 7th Avenue. These vehicles were damaged during the overnight hours of Wednesday, September 8th, 2021. The culprit(s) stole various pieces of property from vehicles after...

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Traffic Stop leads to Charges

On Tuesday, September 7th, 2021, Hanover Police located a motorcycle with improper license plates attached in the 400 block of 10th Avenue. As a result a 33-year-old West Grey man was arrested for having improper license plates. A search after arrest revealed the man...

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Assault Charges

On Monday, September 6th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police investigated an assault allegation which occurred in the 300 block of 6th Avenue. As a result of this investigation police arrested and charged a 28-year-old Hanover man under the Criminal Code with...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a residential break and enter which occurred during daylight hours on Friday, September 3rd, 2021. The residence entered was located in the 600 block of 13th Avenue. Police are reminding residents to lock your doors day and night...

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Man Arrested for Stealing Marijuana Plants

On Thursday, August 26th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a report of stolen marijuana plants from a resident of Hanover. Through the use of video surveillance a 51-year-old Hanover man was identified as the culprit. Hanover Police located and...

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Traffic Stop leads to Charges

On Friday, August 27th, 2021, Hanover Police attempted to stop a motor vehicle in the 200 block of 12th Street. The vehicle fled but was later stopped in the 300 block of 7th Avenue. Hanover Police have charged a 20-year-old Scarborough man under the Criminal Code...

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Mischief to Hanover Trail Bridges

Hanover Police are investigating a mischief to property occurrence involving the Hanover Trail bridges. The damage which consisted of spray paint was reported to police on Saturday, August 28th, 2021. This remains an active investigation and anyone with information is...

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Theft Arrest

On Friday, August 27th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a theft in progress from a business in the 800 block of 10th Street. The caller also told police that the female had punched an employee. On arrival police arrested a 28-year-old Hanover...

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Suspicious Man Arrested

On Sunday, August 29th, 2021, just before midnight, Hanover Police while on pro-active patrol located a suspicious person in the Hanover Industrial Park. A check of the male revealed that he was on charge for numerous property offences. He was also bound by court...

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Bail Violations

During the evening hours of Friday, August 20th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service observed a male known to be on a court ordered curfew walking on 9th Street. The 21-year-old Hanover man was taken into custody. The man was found to be in possession of a...

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Break and Enter – Bell World

Hanover Police are investigating a break and enter to Bell World located at 425 10th Street. This entry occurred during the overnight hours of Sunday, August 22nd and Monday, August 23rd, 2021. This remains an active investigation and anyone with information is asked...

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Ten Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, August 19th and Sunday, August 22nd, Hanover Police executed ten arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 40-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 28-year-old Hanover man. The third person arrested was a 41-year-old...

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Bail Violations

On Saturday, August 21st, 2021, Hanover Police received information about a possible breach of an Officer in Charge Undertaking. Through investigation police determined that a 44-year-old Hanover man had contacted a person he was on release conditions to have no...

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Theft from Automobiles and Break and Enters

Hanover Police are requesting that the public notify them anytime they observe suspicious persons in and around motor vehicles or residential/commercial properties. This is especially true after dark and during early morning hours. Hanover Police have been receiving...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police are investigating a break and enter to Norms Restaurant located at 198 10th Street. This entry occurred at approximately 3:15am on Wednesday, August 18th, 2021. This remains an active investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Hanover...

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Theft Arrest

Between August 6th and August 9th, 2021, Hanover Police investigated two theft occurrences from local businesses. Through investigation police were able to identify a 28-year-old Owen Sound woman as the culprit. On Friday, August 13th, 2021, Hanover Police located and...

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Theft from Parked Vehicle

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft from vehicle incident which occurred around 1230pm on Friday, August 13th, 2021.  The vehicle entered was parked at the Hanover Flea Market located 711 10th Avenue. The suspect is believed to be a female wrapped in a...

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Four Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Friday, August 13th and Tuesday, August 17th, Hanover Police executed four arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 27-year-old Port Elgin man while the second person arrested was a 28-year-old Owen Sound woman. The third person arrested was a...

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Break and Enter to Trailers

Hanover Police are looking for the public’s assistance in solving a break and enter occurrence at Hard Core Camper located at 16 16th Avenue, Hanover. During the overnight hours of Sunday, August 15th, 2021, several trailers were pried open by unknown person(s). If...

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Theft Arrest

On Monday, July 30th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service took a theft report from a local business. Through investigation the suspect was identified as a 41-year-old Hanover woman. It was determined that the woman had removed a shopping cart full of product...

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Man Arrested with Stolen Vehicle

On Thursday, August 5th, 2021, Hanover Police received a report of a stolen motor vehicle from the 700 block of 7th Avenue. Through investigation police were able to immediately identify a suspect and recovered the stolen vehicle in the 300 block of 10th Street....

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Theft from Automobiles and Break and Enters

Hanover Police are requesting that the public notify them anytime they observe suspicious persons in and around motor vehicles or residential/commercial properties. This is especially true after dark and during early morning hours. Hanover Police have been receiving...

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Six Arrest Warrants Executed

Between August 6th, and August 12th, 2021, Hanover Police executed six arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 45-year-old Hanover woman while the second person arrested was a 44-year-old Hanover man. The third person arrested was a 33-year-old Clifford man...

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Woman Arrested for Break and Enter

On Wednesday, August 11th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a break and enter in progress in the 500 block of 10th Street. The victim contacted police with updates on the suspect’s location. Hanover Police located a 34-year-old female of no...

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Bail Violations

On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended an unwanted person’s call in the 600 block of 14th Street. Through investigation police learned that a 40-year-old Chesley man had attended a residence he was on court ordered conditions not...

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Seven Arrest Warrants Executed

Between July 29th, 2021 and August 5th, 2021, Hanover Police executed seven arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 46-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 53-year-old West Grey man. The third person arrested was a 47-year-old Hanover...

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Man Arrested for Damaging Vehicle

On Friday, July 9th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service were notified of a mischief occurrence in the Walmart parking lot. The mischief consisted of a parked motor vehicle being scratched. Through investigation a suspect was identified and later arrested on...

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Disturbance results in Charges

On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of 12th Avenue. Through investigation police learned that a 19-year-old Hanover woman had been involved in a verbal dispute with another person. The dispute turned...

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Threatening Charges Laid

On Saturday, July 24th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a disturbance in the 200 block of 11th Avenue. Through investigation, police determined that a 47-year-old Hanover male had threatened to harm another person inside the residence. Hanover...

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Three Arrest Warrants Executed

Between, Sunday, July 25th, and Tuesday, July 27th, 2021, Hanover Police executed three arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 28-year-old Hanover woman while the second person arrested was a 31-year-old Hanover woman. The third person arrested was a...

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Mischief to Local Business Results in Charges

On Sunday, July 25th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended a local business in the 800 block of 10th Street regarding a mischief to property occurrence. On arrival police established that a 56-year-old Dundalk Woman had damaged a bathroom and was...

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Theft

Hanover Police are requesting the public’s assistance in solving a commercial theft. Sometime between July 17th and July 26th, 2021 unknown person(s) removed industrial metal shelving from a business in the 400 block of 10th Street. If anyone has information about...

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Impaired Driver Arrested

On Thursday, July 22nd, 2021, Hanover Police while on general patrol observed a motorized scooter that had crashed in the Wal-Mart parking lot. In assisting the 62-year-old male driver it was determined that his ability to operate a motor vehicle was impaired by...

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Bail Violations and Break in Tools

On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service while on patrol observed a suspicious person in the 200 block of 9th Street. The male provided police a fictitious name but was known by responding officers as a 39-year-old Hanover man. He was bound...

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Four Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, July 15th and Saturday, July 17th, 2021, Hanover Police executed four arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 47-year-old Hanover woman while the second person arrested was a 38-year-old Hanover man. The third person arrested was a...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a break and enter which occurred between July 15th and July 16th, 2021 in the first block of 14th Avenue (Industrial Park). The culprits cut a hole in a perimeter fence to gain access to the business property. Hanover Police are...

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Theft Arrest

On Sunday, July 18th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service investigated a theft from Wal-Mart. The suspect was observed taking $1400.00 in merchandise and leaving the store without paying. Through investigation police identified the 34-year-old female suspect...

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Fraud

Hanover Police are investigating a fraud which occurred over the previous couple months. The victim in this scam was contacted by unknown persons claiming to be from Readers Digest. They told the victim they had won millions of dollars. The fraudsters told the victim...

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Bail Violations

On Tuesday, July 20th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of 17th Avenue. Through investigation police determined that a 40-year-old Hanover man had attended an address he was on conditions not to be at. He also made contact with the...

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Kidnapping Charges Laid

On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a disturbance in the 500 block of 10th Street. Through investigation police formed grounds that a 21-year-old Hanover man had broken into the residence of an associate. Once inside the...

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Fraud

On Friday, July 9th, 2021, Hanover Police received information about a Marketplace fraud which had just occurred. In this fraud the seller posted an ad claiming to have a dog for sale in Brockton. The victim provided the seller with a deposit but never heard anything...

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Theft from Church

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft which occurred at the Missionary Church located at 628 11th Street, Hanover. Unknown person(s) attended a shed on the property between July 5th, 2021 and July 10th, 2021. The culprit(s) removed a Cub Cadet lawnmower. If...

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Multiple Charges Laid Against Hanover Man

On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended for a disturbance in the 600 block of 17th Avenue. Through investigation police determined that a 40-year-old Hanover man had assaulted and threatened other people inside the residence. The...

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Theft of Pool Pump

Hanover Police are requesting the public’s assistance in solving a residential theft. It occurred between July 10th, 2021 and July 11th, 2021 when unknown person(s) attended a residential yard in the 500 block of 12th Street. The suspect(s) disconnected and removed a...

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Theft Charges

On Monday, July 5th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a theft complaint from a business in the 800 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, the suspect was identified as a 41-year-old Hanover woman. She was located by police leaving the area...

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Mischief to Mail Boxes

Hanover Police continue to investigate a mischief, which occurred between Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 at 11:00pm and Wednesday, July 7th, 2021 at 7:00am. During that time, unknown person(s) caused damage to several mailboxes at housing complex located at 544 10th Street. ...

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Liquor License Act Charge

On Sunday, July 4th, 2021, Hanover Police conducted a traffic stop on a speeding vehicle on 24th Avenue. On speaking with the driver police observed alcohol inside the vehicle readily available to the driver. Hanover Police have charged a 21-year-old Elmwood woman...

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Theft of Mobility Scooter

Hanover Police are looking for assistance from the public in solving a theft of a mobility scooter. The theft occurred between Sunday, July 4th, 2021 and Monday, July 5th, 2021. The scooter was taken from an address in the 500 block of 7th Avenue. It was black and...

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Mischief to Kinsman Ball Diamond Washrooms

Hanover Police continue to investigate a mischief, which occurred between Tuesday, June 29th, 2021 at 9:00pm and Wednesday, June 30th, 2021 at 7:00am. During that time, unknown person(s) caused several thousand dollars in damage to toilets and urinals. If anyone has...

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Theft Charges

On Thursday, June 24th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a theft complaint from a business in the 800 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, the suspect was identified as a 28-year-old Walkerton man. This same man also already had arrest...

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Theft of Bicycles

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft of bicycles from an address in the 400 block of 12th Street. The suspect(s) removed two bicycles between June 26th – June 27th, 2021. They had been left on a residential front porch. Police are reminding citizens to...

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Two Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, June 24th and Friday, June 25th, 2021, Hanover Police executed two arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 28-year-old Walkerton man while the second person arrested was a 31-year-old Hanover man. Both were wanted for offences committed in...

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Break and Enter Charges

On Saturday, June 26th, 2021, Hanover Police Service were dispatched to the 400 block of 10th Avenue regarding a residential break and enter. Through investigation, a 16-year-old suspect was identified. Hanover Police later recovered all of the property taken in the...

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Common Nuisance Charges

Hanover Police have charged a 28-year-old Hanover man with Causing a Common Nuisance under the Criminal Code. This charge resulted from the man refusing to comply with public health orders to isolate in his residence. Hanover Police dealt with the male more then ten...

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Five Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Tuesday, June 8th and Sunday, June 13th, 2021, Hanover Police executed five arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 67-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 22-year-old Sarnia man. The third person was arrested with the...

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Fraud Attempt – Readers Digest

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fraud attempt from Friday, June 19th, 2021. In this occurrence, the fraudster(s) made contact with the victim claiming he had won a substantial amount of money from Readers Digest. The fraudster requested that the victim...

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Fail to Comply Charge Laid

On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended a call for service in the 500 block of 10th Avenue. While investigating this call, police determined that, a 47-year-old Hanover man had violated the terms of a previous court order by...

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Mischief

On Saturday, June 19th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, it was determined that a 40-year-old man of no fixed address had damaged a business door using a wooden stick. This was because of a verbal...

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Fail to Comply Charge Laid

On Sunday, June 6th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended a call for service in the 500 block of 10th Avenue. While investigating this call, police determined that, a 47-year-old Hanover man had violated the terms of a previous court order by making...

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Bicycle Thefts

Hanover Police continue to receive increased reports of bicycle thefts. Police would like to remind everyone that purchasing a good quality bicycle lock for use when around town goes a long way to prevent daytime thefts. After hours if possible, ensure bicycles are...

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Arson Investigation

On Monday, June 7th, 2021 at 2:00am, Hanover Police attended 510 10th Avenue regarding a structure fire.  On arrival, police located a detached garage fully engulfed. This fire is considered suspicious. If anyone has information about this fire, they are asked to...

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Five Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Saturday, May 29th and Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021, Hanover Police executed five arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 39-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 16-year-old Saugeen Shores female. The third person arrested was a...

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Impaired Driving Arrest

On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended an address in the 500 block of 9th Avenue regarding a disturbance. On arrival police spoke with a male who had been consuming alcohol. Through investigation, it was revealed that the man had...

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Online Fraud Alert – Bitcoin

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fraud complaint from Monday, May 31st, 2021. The victim in this fraud purchased Bitcoin from an online “offshore” broker. After purchase, the victim discovered that he was defrauded all of his money. Hanover Police are strongly...

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Fail to Comply Charge Laid

On Sunday, May 30th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended a call for service in the 600 block of 10th Street. While at the call, police observed a female youth who was on Criminal Code conditions not to be with another person who was also present....

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Four Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Friday, May 21st and Thursday, May 27th, 2021, Hanover Police executed four arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 25-year-old Hanover woman while the second person arrested was a 33-year-old West Grey man. The third person arrested was a 69-year-old...

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Fail to Comply with Court Order

On Thursday, May 20th, 2021, off-duty members of the Hanover Police Service observed two known persons in the area of Grey Road 10. One of the males was on Criminal Code conditions not to be with the second male. That same male also had active arrest warrants issued...

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Assault Arrest

On Monday, May 24th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance at an address within the Town of Hanover. Through investigation, it was determined that a 66-year-old Hanover man had assaulted another person. The assault stemmed from a verbal argument. Hanover...

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Theft from Automobiles and Break and Enters

Hanover Police are requesting that the public notify them anytime they observe suspicious persons in and around motor vehicles or residential/commercial properties. This is especially true after dark and during early morning hours. Hanover Police have been receiving...

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Several Charges Laid Against Hanover Man

On Monday, May 24th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service while on general patrol observed a suspicious motor vehicle parked in the 200 block of 9th Street. Investigation revealed that the vehicle had been reported as stolen earlier in the day from an address...

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Theft Arrest

On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended the LCBO regarding a theft of alcohol. The suspect left prior to police arrival. Through investigation, police were able to identify the suspect as a 23-year-old Durham man. He was located a...

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Bicycle Thefts

A reminder with the warmer weather approaching that bicycles have again become an attractive target for thieve(s). Hanover Police continue to receive increased reports of bicycle thefts. Police would like to remind everyone that purchasing a good quality bicycle lock...

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Seven Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, May 13th and Monday, May 17th, 2021, Hanover Police executed seven arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 47-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 46-year-old Hanover man. The third person arrested was a 47-year-old...

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Break and Enter

Hanover Police continue to investigate a break and enter which occurred at the St Matthews Church located 356 9th Street, Hanover. It is believed the suspect(s) entered the building on Saturday, May 15th, 2021 between 11:30am-7:30pm. If anyone has information about...

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Egg Mischiefs

Hanover Police continue to investigate reports of person(s) throwing eggs at vehicles and residential properties within the Town of Hanover. There have been a couple recent cases. No damage has been caused however; this creates an aggravation for the person tasked...

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Two Arrest Warrants Executed

On Tuesday, May 12th, 2021, Hanover Police executed two arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 20-year-old Walkerton female while the second person arrested was a 34-year-old Brockton man. Both were wanted for offences committed in the local area and were...

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Increased Break and Enters

Hanover Police are requesting that the public notify them anytime they observe suspicious persons in and around residential/commercial properties. This is especially true after dark and during early morning hours. Hanover Police have been receiving numerous reports of...

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Assault Arrest

On Friday, May 7th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance at an address within the Town of Hanover. Through investigation, it was determined that a 67-year-old Hanover man had assaulted another person. The assault stemmed from a verbal argument. Hanover...

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Assault and Mischief Arrest

On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance within the Town of Hanover. Through investigation, it was revealed that a 47-year-old male had assaulted another person. The victim did not require medical attention. The male also broke property...

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Disturbance at Local Business

Hanover Police are requesting the public’s assistance with a disturbance that occurred at Canadian Tire on Sunday, May 2nd, 2021 at approximately 12:30pm. Two customers over the age of 60-years became confrontational with staff after being told that no returns were...

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Two Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Wednesday, April 29th and Saturday, May 1st, 2021, Hanover Police executed two arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 28-year-old Kitchener man while the second person arrested was a 27-year-old Hanover man. Both were wanted for offences committed in...

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Theft of Small Motorcycle

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft of motorcycle, which occurred in the 200 block of 10th Street between Wednesday, April 28th and Thursday, April 29th, 2021. The motorcycle was a mini type suitable for children. It has a black frame with a red and black...

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Assault Arrest

On Friday, April 23rd, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of 15th Avenue. Through investigation, it was determined that an 18-year-old Hanover woman had assaulted another person. The assault was because of a verbal argument. On Friday,...

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Bicycle Thefts

A reminder with the warmer weather approaching that bicycles have again become an attractive target for thieve(s). Hanover Police have received increased reports of bicycle thefts. Police would like to remind everyone that purchasing a good quality bicycle lock for...

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Four Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Saturday, April 24th and Wednesday, April 28th, 2021, Hanover Police executed four arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 31-year-old Hanover woman while the second person arrested was a 50-year-old Hanover man. The third person arrested was a...

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Theft Arrest

On Sunday, April 25th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service completed a theft investigation from Giant Tiger located at 880 10th Street, Hanover. It was determined that a 69-year-old Hanover woman had attended the store numerous times over a two-month period....

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Disturbance results in Charges

On Wednesday, April 21st, 2021, members of the Hanover Police attended a disturbance in the 200 block of 11th Avenue. Through investigation, it was determined that a Hanover woman had assaulted another person during a verbal argument. The same woman damaged property...

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Theft Arrest

On Friday, April 16th, 2021, Hanover Police entered into a Theft investigation from the LCBO located at 893 10th Street. It was reported that a female left the store not attempting to pay for two bottles of alcohol. Staff were able to identify the female. Hanover...

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Four Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, April 15th and Wednesday, April 22nd, 2021, Hanover Police executed four arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 31-year-old man of NFA while the second person arrested was a 46-year-old Walkerton man. The third person arrested was a...

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Theft

Hanover Police continue to investigate a Mischief/Theft occurrence, which occurred between Friday, April 16th, 2021 and Saturday, April 17th, 2021. It happened in the 600 block of 12th Avenue. The suspect(s) broke a padlock from a shed to gain entry. The victim is...

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Man Arrested for Break and Enter

On Sunday, April 18th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a Break and Enter in the 300 block of 10th Street. The victim of the break and enter while driving in the area spotted the accused with his stolen property. Police attended and arrested a...

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Anti-Lockdown Protest in Hanover

On Saturday, April 17th, 2021, at about 4:00 p.m., a group of about 40 people gathered near Hanover Park on 7th Avenue in protest of the COVID-related provincial stay-at-home order and other health unit guidelines. The group was peaceful and marched, many with signs,...

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Man Arrested for Break and Enter

On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police responded to a daytime residential break and enter. On arrival, the suspect fled but was apprehended by police. He had attempted to steal items from the residence. The same suspect also damaged a police...

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Computer Fraud

On Saturday, April 10th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a possible fraud in 800 block of 10th Street. Through investigation, it was determined that scammer(s) had disabled the victim’s computer (likely by the victim clicking on a fraudulent link). Once in control...

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Harassment Charges

On Friday, April 9th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service took a harassment report in the 500 block of 14th Street. Through investigation police determined that a 46-year-old female from South Bruce had been harassing another person via text messaging, and...

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Theft Charges Laid

On Wednesday, April 7th, 2021, Hanover Police received a theft report from Canadian Tire located at 896 10th Street. Police obtained video footage of the suspect wearing a hat and facemask. The suspect took various hand tools and left the store not attempting to pay....

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Three Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, April 8th and Tuesday, April 13th, 2021, Hanover Police executed three arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 66-year-old Grand Valley man while the second person arrested was a 24-year-old Lindsay man. The third person arrested was a...

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Break and Enter Charges Laid

On Tuesday, March 30th, 2021, Hanover Police Service located and arrested a 49-year-old Hanover man on an outstanding warrant. Hanover Police were also investigating the same male for an industrial break and enter which occurred in the 400 block of 6th Avenue in mid...

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Serious MVC sends 4 to hospital in Hanover

On Saturday, March 27th, 2021, at about 2:00 a.m., members of the Hanover Police Service responded to the report of a single motor vehicle crash on 14th Street west of 13th Avenue, in the Town of Hanover. Police, fire and ambulance arrived on scene within minutes to...

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Police Officer Assaulted

On Tuesday, March 29th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service were requested to attend the 500 block of 11th Avenue regarding a disturbance. Police arrived and determined that a 25-year-old Hanover man was intoxicated and damaging property. The man was taken...

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Theft from LCBO results in Charges

Hanover Police have arrested and charged a 50-year-old Hanover man with Theft under the Criminal Code. The charges stem from an occurrence reported to police by the LCBO on March 3rd, 2021. Through the use of investigative techniques, officers identified the male. The...

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Mischief

Hanover Police are requesting the assistance of the public in solving a Mischief to parked vehicle occurrence. The vehicle was damaged on Sunday, March 28th, 2021. The vehicle had been parked in the Rexall Parking lot at 342 10th Street. The vehicle was spray-painted...

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Assault and Mischief Charges Laid

On Sunday, March 28th, 2021, Hanover Police were dispatched to the 200 block of 15th Avenue regarding an Assault and Mischief occurrence. Through investigation police determined that a 22-year-old Hanover man had assaulted another person during a verbal dispute. The...

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Fight on 10th Street leads to Charges

On Saturday, March 27th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police while on patrol were flagged down regarding a fight occurring in the 400 block of 10th Street. Police arrived and observed two males fighting on the sidewalk. Both were arrested under the Criminal Code for...

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Attempted VISA Fraud

On Thursday, March 25th, 2021, Hanover Police received information about an attempted fraud. The victim was contacted by someone claiming to be from the VISA Fraud Department. The scammer attempted to glean personal information including VISA card numbers from the...

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Four Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Monday, March 22nd, and Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021, Hanover Police executed four arrest warrants. The first person arrested was a 27-year-old Hanover man while the second person arrested was a 28-year-old Hanover man. The third person arrested was a 29-year-old...

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Theft and Prohibited Driving Arrest

On Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service attended Canadian Tire regarding a theft occurrence. Through investigation, the suspect was identified and later located by our policing partners in West Grey. The 34-year-old South Bruce man was...

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Bicycle Thefts

Hanover Police have seen an increase in reported bicycle thefts in the Town of Hanover. The locations of the thefts have been random however, they have occurred during overnight hours. Police are reminding citizens to secure their bicycles byway of bicycle lock or by...

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Theft from Vehicles

Hanover Police continue to receive reports of theft from parked motor vehicles. These thefts have been occurring during overnight hours at random locations around Hanover and the suspect(s) usually take smaller/portable items of value. Hanover Police are reminding all...

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Three Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Sunday, March 14th, 2021 and Wednesday, March 17th, 2021, Hanover Police executed three Arrest Warrants. The first person arrested was a 34-year-old male of no fixed address, while the second person arrested was a 69-year-old Hanover man. The final person...

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Theft Charges

On Friday, March 12th, 2021, Hanover Police responded to a theft complaint at a business in the 800 block of 10th Street. On arrival, police arrested a 22-year-old female from Walkerton. She had filled a shopping cart with various items and left with no attempt to...

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Theft of E-Bicycle

Hanover Police continue to investigate a theft of an electric bicycle, which occurred on Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 in the 100 block of 7th Street. The stolen e-bicycle was green in colour. Police later located the e-bicycle in the area of the Kinsman Ball Diamond....

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Harassment and Assault Charges

On Wednesday, March 10th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service took a report of harassment and assault. The victim complained that the accused had been making continual unwanted contact. A minor assault was also alleged. Hanover Police have arrested and charged...

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6 Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, March 4th, 2021 and Wednesday, March 11th, 2021, Hanover Police executed six Arrest Warrants. The first person arrested was a 46-year-old Hanover man, while the second was a 28-year-old Walkerton man. The third person arrested was a 23-year-old...

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Mischief to Vehicle

On Saturday, March 6th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service took a report of a mischief to vehicle on 19th Avenue. The victim in this matter had 4 vehicle tires flattened. This occurred between Friday, March 5th, 2021 and Saturday, March 6th, 2021. If anyone...

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Stolen Vehicle Recovered

On Thursday, March 4th, 2021, Hanover Police recovered an abandoned stolen vehicle in the 500 block of 10th Street. Through investigation 2 suspects were identified. The first suspect was a 33-year-old female from Exeter while the second was a 32-year-old Stratford...

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Fraud Report

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fraud which occurred in the Town of Hanover on Saturday, March 6th, 2021. In this case the scammer(s) convinced the victim to attend a local gas station and buy several hundred dollars worth of Google Play Cards. Hanover Police...

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Obstructing Police

On Thursday, March 4th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service while investigating another matter spoke with a 26-year-old Hanover man. The man provided police a false name. Through investigation the male was identified as someone else who had an active arrest...

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Theft from Porches – Hanover Man Arrested

Hanover Police have been actively investigating several theft of packages from front porches in Hanover. A lone male had been seen on multiple occasions grabbing recently delivered packages and fleeing the area. Through investigation and local area knowledge Hanover...

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Impaired Driver Arrest

On Thursday, February 25th, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a traffic complaint in the  1000 block of 10th Street. Police patrolled the area and located the vehicle in the 400 block of 12th Street. On speaking with the 62-year-old driver it was...

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5 Arrest Warrants Executed

Between Thursday, February 25th, 2021 and Thursday, March 4th, 2021, Hanover Police executed five Arrest Warrants. The first person arrested was a 51-year-old Brockton man, while the second was a 26-year-old Teeswater man. The third person arrested was a 45-year-old...

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KIJIJI Fraud

Hanover Police are reminding members of the public to take all reasonable safety precautions while using online classified sites such as KIJIJI. Remember to verify the identity of the person you are sending money to as well as ensuring they actually have a product to...

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Threats Arrest

On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service received a report of Threats and Mischief which occurred in the Town of Hanover. It was alleged that a 35-year-old Hanover man had threatened to harm another person. The man also broke the victim’s...

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Arrest Warrant Executed

On Monday, February 22nd, 2021, Hanover Police Service while on general patrol observed a 27-year-old Hanover man known to have an active arrest warrant. The man was taken into custody without incident. The warrant was for several offences committed in the Town of...

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Fail to Remain Accident

Hanover Police continue to investigate a fail to remain motor vehicle collision, which occurred in the Walmart parking lot in Hanover on Sunday, February 21st, 2021. The vehicle struck was an older model blue Dodge Ram pickup truck. If anyone has information about...

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Dine and Dash Charges

On Sunday, February 21st, 2021, Hanover Police took a report of a “dine and dash” from a local restaurant. A description of the suspect was provided allowing police to locate the 30-year-old Owen Sound man walking on 7th Avenue in Hanover. The man was taken into...

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Assault Arrest

On Sunday, February 21st, 2021, members of the Hanover Police Service responded to a disturbance in the 500 block of 10th Street. Through investigation it was determined that a 20-year-old Hanover man had assaulted another person. In one of the assaults the accused...

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