The Niagara Regional Police Service requests public assistance in identifying and locating the following individuals. If you have any information on the current whereabouts of these individuals please immediately call:

Niagara Regional Police at (905) 688-4111 and request to speak to "dispatch" or contact  Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, Text your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) or submit through their web portal.

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Reminder that all persons identified are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 

 

Caught On Camera

Theft Fraud suspect to IDTheft Fraud suspect to ID 110684

Offence: 

Theft / Fraud (Use Credit card)

 

Incident:

22-110684

 

Locations:

Niagara Falls

 

Synopsis:

The pictured male used a stolen credit card at a gas station in Niagara Falls.

 

Suspect:

Male, white, 40-60 years, medium build, grey / blonde hair, balding on top, deep forehead wrinkles, wearing a black vest, black sweatshirt, dark baggy pants, black shoes with white soles, seen with a 3-4 year old child in a red 3 wheel stroller.

 

Date Entered:

2022.10.24

Waterbottle incidents suspect vehicle to identifywater bottles vehicle to identifyWater bottles suspect to identify

Offence:

Trespass by Night

 

Incidents: 

Multiple

 

Locations:

Multiple locations in Niagara-on-the-Lake and 

throughout the Niagara Region

 

Synopsis:

During the months of April, May June and July; and now again overnight Sept 14/15, 2022 there have been multiple reports of water bottles, containing an unknown yellow liquid (not explosive) being left on residential properties (back yards, decks, etc). Most incidents occur in the cover of darkness during early morning hours.

 

Police are attempting to identify the suspect and owner of the suspect vehicle. 

 

Detectives do not have investigative information to suggest that these water bottles are tied to break and enters or used as markers.

 

Suspect:  description is vague - believed to be Male, white, in his 20's, approx 5'10, thin to medium build

 

Suspect vehicle: grey 4 door sedan, possibly a Honda Civic

 

Date entered: 

2022.09.16

 

 

 

Offence:

Assault

 

Incident:

22-53369

 

Location:

St. Catharines

 

Synopsis:

On May 21, 2022, a fight took place in downtown St. Catharines outside a bar where the victim was taken to hospital due to an assault carried out by the pictured suspect.

 

Suspect Desc:

White male wearing a red/maroon t-shirt, khaki shorts, and flip flops.

 

Date Entered:

2022.08.25

 

Gas Drive Offs Lincoln and Niagara on the LakeGas Drive Off Niagara Falls 2nd incidentGas Drive Off Niagara Falls

Offence:

Theft of Motor Vehicle

Gas Drive Off x4

 

Incidents:

22-84757

22-86275

22-86773

22-88175

22-88524

 

Location:

Niagara Falls, Lincoln & NOTL

 

Synopsis:

July 30th a 2008 Pontiac Montana Van "CTKV037" was stolen from Niagara Falls and subsequently used in 4 gas drive offs throughout the Region

 

Suspect desc:

Male, white, 5'10-6'0, short brown hair, brown facial hair/goatee

 

Date Entered:

2022.08.11

 suspect 1Suspect 2suspect 3

Offence: 

Break and Enter x3

Incident: 

22-68315

22-68247

22-59135

 

 

Location:

Two Niagara Falls Apartment buildings entered

 

Synopsis:

June 3rd and twice on June 24th the pictured male entered  apartment building storage lockers; in one instance he stole an orange 2021 Cannondale Topstone bicycle

 

Suspect Description:

Male, dark complexion, bald (or shaved head), 25-35 yrs - different clothing in each 

 

Date Entered:

2022.07.25 

 suspect photo 22 55073

Offence: 

Robbery

 

Incident: 

22-55073

 

Location:

Lake Street - St Catharines

 

Synopsis:

May 25th at 4:44 am the pictured suspect attended the store and brandished a knife, demanding that the employee give him all the money in the till.  Staff refused and the suspect departed without further incident. 

 

Suspect Description:

White male, approximately 5 ft 8 inches tall, skinny build, in his 30's. The suspect was wearing glasses, a dark face mask covering his mouth, a grey hooded sweatshirt with the hood up, a black jacket, black pants and black shoes.

 

Date Entered:

2022.06.01

ATV involved in reckless driving

Offence: 

Dangerous Operation of Motor Vehicle

Incident: 

22-55414

Location:

Clifton Hill & Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

May 25th at 8:52 pm the pictured suspect was driving an ATV in the above area in a reckless and dangerous manner; driving on sidewalks and weaving in and out of traffic. The ATV was last seen in the area of Queen Street and St Lawrence Avenue in Niagara Falls.

Suspect description:

Male, White, wearing a black motorcycle helmet, beige cargo shorts and a black sweater

Vehicle:  unplated red 4 wheel ATV

Date Entered:

2022.05.27

 

 

 

Offence:

Shoplifting under $5000

Incident:

22-31435

22-31414

22-28755

22-16220

Location:

St Catharines

Synopsis:

Over the last few months the pictured suspect has attended the same store in St Cathraines and stolen merchandise.

Suspect Description:

Black male with brown eyes, 20-30 yrs, approximately 6'0'', slender build, wearing a black toque, black bomber jacket with a hooded sweatshirt under with the hood up, blue jeans, a blue surgical mask and black work shoes. He is wearing a black backpack with red checkers on a light blue background with reflective squares on each shoulder. 

Date Entered:

2022.04.21

 male driver of a black nissan

Offence:

Fail to Remain

Incident:

22-36782

Location:

Glendale Ave., St Catharines

Synopsis:

On April 10, 2022, at approximately 8:15PM, two pedestrians were crossing Glendale Avenue (at the crosswalk) northbound near the southwest entrance to the Pen Centre.   A southbound newer black Nissan Rogue turned left (eastbound) striking and injuring one of the pedestrians in the crosswalk.  The male driver of the Nissan stopped briefly and then left the scene, failing to provide his identity.

Driver Description:

Older white male, average height with a medium build. He had white hair and a white moustache and beard.  He was wearing a black puffy coat, black pants and grey deck shoes. 

Date Entered:

2022.04.12

Break and Enter Suspect A 22-132522-1325 Break and Enter Suspect B

Offence:

Break and Enter Commit Theft

Incident:

22-1325

Location:

Niagara on the Lake

Synopsis:

 January 3rd at approximately 11:52 pm the pictured suspects smashed a window to a church under construction and stole lighting equipment.

Suspect descriptions:

#1 - Male, white, 25-35 years, 5'10, 160 lbs, wearing a black toque, black shoes, black winter coat and camouflage cargo pants.

#2 - Male, white, 25-35 yrs, 5'10, 160 lbs, wearing a black toque, black shoes, light grey winter coat, tan casual pants

Date Entered:

2022.03.31

 

 

 22-27513 shoplifter LCBO 22-27513 shoplifter LCBO [a]

22-27513 shoplifter LCBO vehicle

Offence: 

Theft Under $5000

Incident:

22-27513

Location:

NOTL

Synopsis:

March 18th the pictured male attended the LCBO in NOTL and stole several bottles of liquor.

Suspect description:

Male, white, 30-40 yrs, 220 lbs,

camo baseball cap, dark blue spring or fall jacket, tan suede work boots with white laces, black face mask with 2 small white emblems on upper cheeks

Suspect vehicle:

black 4 door GMC pickup with chrome accents

Entered:

2022.03.22

male wanted for shoplifting at the LCBO 21-104626

Offence:

Shoplifting Under $5000

Incident:

21-104626

Location:

Niagara Falls

Offence:

September 12, 2021 the pictured male stole liquor from a local LCBO.

Suspect description:

Male, white, 50-60 years, 5'4, grey and black short spiked hair, blue t-shirt, knee length American flag shorts, blue mask, brown sandals, brown watch, carrying an empty Frescho shopping bag

Date added:

2021.12.16

 

 

Offence:

Shoplifting Under $5000 x2

 

Incident:

21-65343 /

21-65510

 

Location:

Welland

 

Synopsis:

On June 18th and 20th, 2021, the two pictured males attended Walmart and stole a TV on each occasion.  On the second date they brought the empty box into the store and traded it for a full box, removing the security code and placing it on the empty box onto the shelf before leaving the store.

 

Date Added:

2021.10.13

21-96590 LCBO Shoplifter to Identify21-96646 LCBO shoplifter to identify

Offence:

Theft Under (Shoplifting) x2

Incident:

21-96646 /

21-96590

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

On August 25th and August 29th the pictured female attended a Niagara Falls LCBO and stole liquor.

Suspect Description:  Female, White, 60's, blonde hair, 5'5, 160 lbs

Date Added:

2021.10.06

Suspect to identify porch theft

Offence:

Theft Under

Incident:

21-113070

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Monday October 4th, 2021, at 3:20 pm the pictured male stole a parcel off the front porch of a north end Niagara Falls home.

Suspect description:

Male, white, 20's - 30's, 6'0, wearing a baseball hat, blue t-shirt, brown shoes, COVID mask, carrying a red backpack and a bag of chips

Date added:

2021.10.05

theft of Motor vehicle suspect to identify

Offence:

Theft of Motor Vehicle

Incident:

21-83085

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

July 31st 2021 a male and female stole a vehicle from a hotel parking lot.  A photo was captured of the female suspect.

Suspect descriptions:

#1 - Female, white, 25-35 years, 152 cm (5'0), medium build, long straight hair, wearing a hooded sweatshirt, dark spandex pants, running shoes, and a headband

#2 - (no photo) Male, white, 25-35 years, 175 cm (5'09), 95 kg (210 lbs), medium build, wearing a baseball cap, hooded sweatshirt, shorts and running shoes

Date added: 

2021.09.15

Purse theft suspect to identify

Offence:

Theft Under

Incident:

21-96664

Location: 

Main / Ferry Streets, Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

August 29, 2021, the pictured male stole a purse that was sitting on a table beside the complainant.

Description:

Male, white, slim wearing a black baseball cap backwards, dark sunglasses, COVID mask, grey/blk t-shirt, black shorts, white socks, white runners. 

The suspect was with a 2nd white male who was wearing a royal blue t-shirt with a white logo, dark shorts, hat, dark shoes

Date added:

2021.09.13

 

Offence:

Shoplifting Under $5000

Incident:

21-81750

Location:

Welland

Synopsis:

On July 29 at 3:23 PM, the pictured female attended a local LCBO and stole bottles of liquor.

Description:

Female, white, 30-40 yrs, 5'8" in height, dirty blonde hair, med length, black running shoes with pink trim, carrying a large brown purse/bag

Date added:

August 5, 2021

break and enter suspect to ID

Offence: 

Break and Enter

Incident:

21-59184

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

June 12th at 04:20 hours the pictured male broke into a self storage facility in Niagara Falls

Suspect description:

Male, white, short dark hair, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with red writing, white t-shirt under, camo pants, flip flops

Vehicle:

grey/silver GMC pickup (no photo)

Date added:

2021.07.14

 

 21-53120 - Suspect and Vehicle 1

 

21-53120 - Suspect and Vehicle 2

Offence:

Theft

 

Incident:

21-53120

 

Location:

St Catharines

 

Synopsis:

Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 1130 hrs a male stops out front of a house, gets out of the vehicle and steals a planter described as a light blue (almost aqua) colour with handles on either side which appeared to be in the shape of an eggshell. It did have soil and flowers in it and the approximate value was estimated at $50.00.

Suspect descriptions:

The driver and sole occupant was a tall, slender, white male with brown hair wearing a baseball hat, a dark hooded sweater, blue jeans, a pair of sandals, and wearing gloves.

 

Vehicle Description:

Four door silver vehicle.

 

Date added:

2021.06.09

21-49480 shoplifting suspect [b]21-49480 shoplifting suspect [a]

Offence:

Shoplifting x2

Incident:

21-49480

21-49199

Location:

Niagara Falls /

St Catharines

Synopsis:

Two suspects attended two LCBO locations and stole several bottles of liquor.

Suspect descriptions:

#1 - Male, non-white, 25-30 years, 6'0, 185 lbs, slim build, short black hair, wearing a green camo button down shirt, black jeans, black running shoes, red COVID mask, carrying a backpack

#2 - Male, non white, 40-50 years, 5'5, 180 lbs, medium build,

wearing black polo t-shirt, grey pants, black running shoes, black baseball hat with red logo (possibly Raptors)

 

Date added:

2021.06.08

 

 break and enter suspect to identify 21-45993

Offence:

Break and Enter

Incident:  

21-45993

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Suspect threw a rock through the glass door of a local store and stole several items

Suspect description:

Male, white, 5'7, medium build, dark goatee / facial hair, wearing a dark green / olive vest, grey long sleeve shirt, black Adidas pants, dark colour running shoes

Date Added:

2021.05.19

May 1st LCBO theft suspect LCBO theft suspect to ID May 1st

Offence:

Shoplifting

Incident:

2021-39414

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

May 1st two males entered a local LCBO and stole liquor

Suspect descriptions:

#1 - Male, white, 40-50 years, 6'0, 180 lbs, dark hair, dark facial hair, white framed sunglasses, wearing black and white baseball hat, comouflage jacket, blue jeans, yellow running shoes, white medical mask, carrying a back pack

#2 - Male, white, 40-50 yrs, 5'07, 200 lbs, bald, wearing eyeglasses, blue/gray hooded sweatshirt, navy shirt, pajama pants, black and white running shoes, white medical mask

Date added:

2021.05.12

Shoplifter to identity for theft of perfumes

Offence:

Shoplifting

Incident: 

2021-35810

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

The pictured male attended a local pharmacy and stole $3500 in perfume and fragrances.

Suspect description:

Male, white, dark hair, dark eyebrows, black baseball cap under a marine blue hooded jacket with reflector stripes along arm, dark pants, black shoes, blue medical mask

Date added:

2021.05.06

theft suspect to identity niagara falls

Offence:

Theft / Break & Enter

Incident:

2021-32144

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

The pictured male entered an unlocked store and stole an Android tablet from the cash register area

Suspect desc:

Male, White, wearing a toque, dark jacket and sweater, dark pants

Date added:

2021.04.21

 Pharmacy shoplifter to Identify

Offence:

Shoplifting

Incident:

2021-31145

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

The pictured male attended a local pharmacy and stole $600 worth of skin care products

Suspect desc:

Male, white, 5'10, medium build, scruffy beard, black jacket, black baseball hat, blue jeans and brown shoes

Date added:

2021.04.13

break and enter suspect to identify 2nd picture 21-12230

 

break and enter suspect to identify 21-12230

Offence:

Break and Enter

Incident:

2021-12230

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

February 11th, 2021, a suspect broke into a commercial premise and stole a cash register

Suspect desc:

Male, white, 5'10, 180 lbs, Jack Daniels jacket/sweater, sweatpants, black baseball cap

Date added:

2021.04.07

 Theft suspect to IDentify

Offence:

Shoplifting

Incident:

2021-20022

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Male attended an LCBO and stole liquor

 

Suspect desc: 

#1 - M/W, 40's, 6'0 (183cm); slim, light colour beard, sideburns, wearing blue COVID mask, grey baseball cap, grey winter coat, blue jeans, running shoes, carrying a black satchel

 

Date added:

2021.03.17

 

Photo of suspect

Photo of suspect

 

 

Offence:

Fraud

Incident:

2021-12541

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Male attended a bank and cashed a fraudulent cheque

 

Suspect desc: 

M/W, 30-40 years, rough complexion, wearing a dark puffy jacket with fur on the hood, dark hat, aviator style sunglasses

 

Date added:

2021.03.11

 LCBO shoplifter to identify

Offence:

Shoplifting

Incident:

2021-17111

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Male attended an LCBO and stole liquor

 

Suspect desc: 

#1 - M/W, 25-30 years, rough complexion, wearing blue jeans, brown boots, black hooded jacket, brown toque, aviator style sunglasses

 

Date added:

2021.03.10

 

 male and female to identify theft from vending machines

Offence:

Theft / Mischief

Incident:

2021-20000

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Male and female suspects damaged vending machines and stole coin

 

Suspect desc: 

#1 - M/W, 30-40 yrs, tall, thin, black toque with cursive writing; black face mask; black winter jacket.

 

#2 - F/W, 30-40 years, average build, black toque, eyeglasses, black face mask, dark winter jacket, with brown fur trimmed hood

Date added:

2021.03.10

 

 LCBO shoplifter to identify

LCBO shoplifter to identify

Offence:

Shoplifting

Incident:

2021-17499

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Male attended a local LCBO and stole alcohol

 

Suspect desc:  Male, white, 20-30 years, 5'5, 140 lbs, medium build, black winter jacket, dark grey cargo pants, black running shoes, blue winter toque, blue COVID mask

Date added:

2021.03.04

 LCBO shoplifter to identify

LCBO shoplifter to identify

Offence:

Shoplifting

 

Incident:

2021-13859

Location:

Niagara Falls

Synopsis:

Male attended a local LCBO and stole alcohol

 

Suspect desc:  Male, white, 20-40 years, 5'8, 180 lbs, black canvas coat, grey hooded sweatshirt with a navy & army green striped crew neck sweater under, black jeans, black and white Adidas running shoes, baseball hat (with orange peak), dark green toque, carrying a green reusable shopping bag

Date added:

2021.03.04 

 suspect in Niagara falls shoplifting incident to identity

SHoplifting suspect to identify niagara falls

Offence:

Shoplifting

 

Incident:

2021-11184

 

Location:

Niagara Falls

 

Synopsis:

Male attended a local LCBO and stole alcohol

 

Suspect desc:  Male, white, 20's-30's, 5'8, 180 lbs, beige canvas winter jacket, beige casual pants, black and orange running shoes with white soles, black gloves, blue medical mask, black baseball hat carrying black reusable bag

Date added:

2021.03.04

 

Break and enter suspect to Identify Break and enter suspect to Identify

Offence:

Break and Enter

 

Incident:

2021-17915

 

Location:

Niagara Falls

 

Synopsis:

Male entered a home undergoing renovations and stole various hand tools

 

Suspect desc:  Male, white, 5'10, med build, red facial hair, black coat, tan cargo style pants

Date added:

2021.03.02 

Photo of suspect veh

Photo of suspect veh

Photo of suspect veh

Offence:

Theft of Motor Vehicle

 

Incident:

2021-13119

 

Location:

Jordan

 

Synopsis:

The pictured truck was involved in a theft of a trailer

in the early morning hours, on February 16, 2021.  

 

Date added:

2021.02.17

 21-1362

21-1362-2

Offence:

Robbery

 

Incident:

2021-1362

 

Location:

St Catharines

 

Synopsis:

The pictured female was caught shoplifting meat on January 5, 2021 from a grocery store after paying for some smaller items but not the meat in her reusable shopping bag.  When she was approached by loss prevention staff and they identified themselves, the suspect sprayed the loss prevention officer directly in their right eye with what they believed to be pepper spray before any other interaction could take place.  She subsequently fled the scene and was not located.

 

Date added:

2021.01.21

 

 

 2020 - Caught on Camera
 

 

Offence: 

Arson

 

Incident:  

20-93102

 

Location:

Thorold, ON

 

Synopsis:  On September 25th, 2020 at approx. 11:33pm a suspect approaches the vehicle, smashes the rear window and pours gas on the rear of the vehicle before lighting it on fire and running away.

 

Suspect:

Male, medium build, grey hooded sweatshirt with the hood up, dark pants, black shoes.

 

Date Added:

2020.11.26

 

Suspect 1 and target vehicle

 20-68023-1

 

Suspect 2 vehicle

20-68023-2

 

Offence: Arson

 

Incident: 20-68023

 

Location: St. Catharines

 

Synopsis: On Wednesday July 22, 2020 around 6:00 am, the pictured male attended a parking lot on Church Street, St Catharines and approached the target vehicle, a black 2005 Saturn Vue.  The suspect is seen around the vehicle for some time before the suspect vehicle and another suspect attend for a short period of time.  Shortly after the suspect vehicle departs the target vehicle completely engulfs in flames at the rear.

 

Description: White male, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, light coloured shorts, white socks and dark shoes.

 

Date Added: September 16, 2020

 

20-22491 - Suspect

20-22491 - Suspect

20-22491 - Suspect

Offence: Fraud

 

Incident: 20-22491

 

Location: St. Catharines

 

Synopsis: On March 12, 2020, the complainant's wallet was misplaced/stolen after attending Starbucks for a coffee before work.  The bank cards were subsequently fraudulently used by the pictured suspect to withdraw over $13,000.00 from various accounts.

 

Description: Female, white, approximately 40-50 years old, with long blonde hair tied back in a ponytail. She was wearing a light coloured shirt with a jacket over top that had white fluffy collar and inside of the coat, light colour pants, and was carrying a black purse. 

 

Date Added: August 28, 2020

 

65724

Offence: Robbery

Incident: 20-65724

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: July 15, 2020 around 9:47pm, the lone male approached a female and forcefully took her purse before fleeing north on Niagara St.

Description: Male, black, approximately 25 years old, 6'00" tall and slender build, with short black hair. He was wearing a black shirt with white writing/markings on the front, black pants, and possibly black and white slip on flip flops. 

 

Date Added: August 24, 2020

Offence: Shoplifting Under $5000

Incident: 20-1949

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: January 11, 2020, a lone female entered the store and proceeded to the electronics isle and with the use of a shopping cart selected a 43 inch RCA 4K TV valued at $382. The female then left the store bypassing all cashiers and self-check out entering into a waiting vehicle and left without paying for the TV.

Description: Female, white, between the age of 25-35, with long black hair wearing a long black winter coat with black pants, and a white/black T-shirt. 

 

Date Added: January  27, 2020

 
 2019 - Caught on Camera 
 
 

 

Offence: Theft From Vehicle Under $5000

Incident: 19-103740

Location: St Catharines

Synopsis:  October 11th 2019, the pictured male stole several items including credit cards from an unlocked vehicle and proceeded to use them to gain a total of $5,054.00 in cash advances and purchases.  The female used some of the cards in question.

Descriptions:

Male, white, approximately 5'09" in height and 280 pounds, heavy build. He was wearing a black and white baseball hat, black pants, black sweater and was riding a bicycle

 

Female, white, ripped blue jeans, black track top with white writing on the back and sleeves, white runners. 

 

Date Added: November 21, 2019

Updated: January 21, 2020

   

Offence:  Theft/Fraud

Incident: 

19-111866 Theft

19-112463 Fraud

Location:  Thorold

Synopsis:  The pictured males attended a party and stole a wallet, they subsequently attended Circle K convenience store in Thorold and bought  3 packages of Backwoods Cigars and a Juul e-cigarette starter package.  Male 1 completed the transaction and did most of the talking.

Description:  

Male 1: East Indian decent with short black hair and dark eyes wearing khaki pants, a black t-shirt with white writing along the waist, a black jacket with white logo on the left sleeve, and two gold chains around his neck. He has a slim build and no facial hair.

 

Male 2: East Indian decent with black hair and a black beard. He is wearing black shoes with white accent, blue jeans, a black hooded sweatshirt with a logo on the left side of his chest and his hood is up.

Date added:

2019.12.20