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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.

 For your safety do not confront or attempt to apprehend anyone on "Caught on Camera". Call the Police.

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

 

Caught On Camera

Suspect to ID - use stolen credit cardSuspect to ID - use stolen credit cardSuspect to ID - use stolen credit cardSuspect to ID - use stolen credit cardSuspect to ID - use stolen credit cardSuspect to ID - use stolen credit card

Offence: Fraudulent Use of Credit Card

Incident: 17-105126/105127

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: Victim's wallet taken; suspects used it at McDonalds and a gas station by the Pen Centre.

Date added to page: 2017.11.01

theft suspects to ID male and female theft suspects to ID male and female

Offence: Theft Under x2

Incident:  17-87707 / 17-88042

Location: Fort Erie

Synopsis: the pictured couple is responsible for multiple thefts from Fort Erie LCBO stores; stealing alcohol

Suspect descriptions:

#1 - M/W, 35-40 years, 5'10, medium build, short brown hair, scar on forehead, missing some teeth

#2 - F/W, 30-35 years, 5'5, medium build, brown eyes, light brown hair

Date added to page: 2017.09.20

Vehicle to ID Fort Erie RobberyVehicle to ID Fort Erie Robbery

Offence: Robbery with Firearm

Incident: 17-82629

Location: Fort Erie

Synopsis:  August 30th 2 suspects entered a store and pointed a firearm at the clerk. The clerk hit a panic alarm and the suspects fled empty handed.

Suspect descriptions:

#1 - average height and build; wore white sweater with hood up, blue jeans, carried a bag, red/white shoes

#2 - average height and build, wore black sweater with hood up, light colour pants, orange shirt under sweater, white shoes, face covered, handgun in right hand

Suspect Vehicle:  GMC Sierra or Chevrolet Silverado extended cab, 2 wheel drive, pewter / tan colour (light brown) - last seen Eastbound on Dufferin from Central Avenue, FTE

Date added to page: 2017.09.15

Theft of planter boxes in Fort ErieTheft of planter boxes in Fort Erie

Offence: Theft Under $5000

Incident: 17-73991

Location: Fort Erie

Synopsis:  Couple arrived in truck - pulled the plants from two blue ceramic planters and loaded them into the back of the truck.

Suspect descriptions: 

#1 - m/w, 35 yrs, 5'9"-6' tall, dark moustache/goatee

#2 - f/w, 25-30 yrs, 5'4"-5'5"

Suspect Vehicle: silver early model Dodge Dakota crew cab with 4 full doors. Rear passenger window covered with cardboard.

Date added to page: 2017.08.21

Elder Abuse Fraud - Suspect TruckElder Abuse Fraud - Suspect

Offence: Fraud Over $5,000

Incident: 17-13878

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: Female called elderly victim, claiming to be his niece & needing money.  She told him a male would come by and pick it up.  The suspects did this twice.  

Suspect description: m/w, 5'8", short black hair, dark eyes, wearing all black clothing.

Suspect vehicle: newer GMC Sierra crew cab pickup truck, black wtih a tonneau cover, chrome bars and spoked rims.

Date added to page: 2017.06.06

Suspect to - Mischief to AutoSuspect to ID - Mischief to AutoSuspect to ID - Mischief to Auto

Offence: Mischief

Incident: 17-19880

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: Suspect keyed both sides of the victim's car, causing $3500.00 damage. 

Suspect description:

 m/w, long dark hair, beard

Date added to page: 2017.06.01

Male suspect stole defibrillator Male suspect stole a defibrillatorMale suspect stole a defibrillator

 Offence: Theft Under

Incident: 16-106128

Location: Niagara Falls

Synopsis: two male suspects entered a local arena and stole a Defibrillator

Suspect Descriptions:

#1 - Male, white, 20-30 years, dark colour goatee / moustache, wearing a green Boston Celtics baseball hat, black leather jacket, gray hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans and black running shoes

#2 - Male, white, 20-30 years, wearing a black hat and black hooded sweatshirt, light blue jeans and black running shoes

Date added to page: 2017.01.03

Suspect to ID - theft from ATM at Thorold CIBC

Offence: Theft Under

Incident: 16-98801

Location: Thorold

Synopsis: Victim left her bank card in the ATM by mistake; suspect accessed her account and stole a large sum of money.  

Suspect described as wearing a New Jersey Devils cap (black with red logo), dark sweatpants and a grey hoodie with logos on the sleeves.

Date added to page: 2016.11.04

Suspect to ID  - shopliftingSuspect to ID - shoplifting

Offence: Theft Under

Incident: 16-99674

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: male took a gift bag from a display, filled it with packages of razor blades and assorted allergy medications, then left without paying for the items.

Date added to page: 2016.11.08

Distraction Theft Suspect to ID

 

Offence: Theft Under

Incident: 16-89931

Location: Niagara Falls

Synopsis: Two male suspects distracted a tourist in the lobby of a  local hotel and stole a laptop bag. The suspects are believed to be  responsible for 2 similar style thefts in the Region (16-59161 & 16-99548)

Date added to page: 2016.11.08

 

16-89931 - Suspects are described as:

#1 (pictured) - Male, 50 yrs, dark grey hair, 5'8, medium build, "beer belly", wearing a white/grey bb cap, glassess, navy blue spring jacket, brown t-shirt, blue jeans, white shoes, carrying a backpack

#2 (no photo) - Male, possibly Hispanic, thin build, 5'11, black hair, thin moustache, wearing a bb cap, blue spring jacket, carrying a backpack

Vehicle - possibly driving a silver (grey) Dodge Charger

 

 

 

Robbery suspect - LCBO, BeamsvilleRobbery suspect - LCBO, BeamsvilleRobbery suspect - LCBO, Beamsville

Offence: Robbery

Incident: 16-53524

Location: Beamsville

Synopsis: Male robbed the LCBO with a handgun.

Date added to page: 2016.10.19

Robbery at The Source in Grimsby2nd pic, Robbery at The Source in Grimsby

Offence: Robbery

Incident: 16-92361

Location: Grimsby

Synopsis: Male robbed the Source store with a handgun.

Date added to page: 2016.10.19

Graffiti Suspect - downtown St. Catharines

Offence: Mischief

Incident: 16-93377

Location: Downtown St. Catharines

Synopsis: Graffiti painted on the wall of the First Ontario Performing Arts Centre.  Word "Bricks" (8' long by 4' tall).

Date added to page: 2016.10.19

Suspect to ID - robbery, use stolen credit cardSuspect to ID - robbery, use stolen credit card

Offence: Robbery, Use Stolen Credit Card

Incident: 16-85531

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: Victim attacked by a group of males, who knocked him to the ground and stole his money and credit cards.  Cards later used several times by suspect shown.

Date added to page: 2016.10.03

Suspect - Theft of Bike at YMCASuspect - Theft of Bike at YMCA

Offence: Theft Under $5,000

Incident: 16-74630

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: Suspect stole a bicycle from the rack in front of the YMCA

 

Date added to page: 2016.09.14

 Dangerous Operation of Motor Vehicle and Flight from police suspect to ID

Offence:  Dangerous Operation of Motor Vehicle / Flight from Police

Incident:  16-74771

Location:  Niagara Falls / Niagara on the Lake

Synopsis: Suspect fled from police in a vehicle with stolen plates

Date added to Page:  2016.08.31

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Offence: Theft Under $5,000

Incident: 16-54487

Location: Welland

Synopsis: Theft from Business

Date added to page: 2016.08.10

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Offence: Theft Under $5,000

Incident: 16-49310

Location: St. Catharines

Synopsis: male entered a gas station on Glendale Avenue and stole some items, including the McMaster Children's Hospital cash donation box.

Date added to page: 2016.06.17

 Male caught on camera

Offence:  Mischief / Theft Under

Incident:  16-22228

Locations:  Niagara Falls

Synopsis:  pictured male is a suspect in a Mischief / Damage to vending machines & subsequent theft of coins

Date added to page:  2016.04.06

quick change artist in Grimsby

Offence: Fraud Under $5,000

Incident: 16-10207

Location: Real Canadian Superstore, 361 South Service Road, Grimsby

Incident: on 2016.02.06, male paid for a small item with a $100 bill, then asked for different denominations in change and confused the clerk - "quick change artist".  

Date Added to page: 2016.02.11

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Offence: Theft Under $5000

Incident: 15-60861

Location: Food Basics, 124 Clarence St, Port Colborne

Incident: On July 23, 2015, a customer left her wallet behind at the Food Basics in Port Colborne.  Video surveillance clearly shows another customer picking it up and placing it into a box in which she is packing her groceries.  Identity of female requested.

Date Added to page: November 18, 2015

unknown male suspect

 

unknown male suspect

 

Offence: Theft Under $5000

Incident Number: 15-55631

Location:  Ramada (7389 Lundy's Lane, NFO)

Incident: Acer All-In-One computer ($1000) stolen from basement of Hotel, was attached by a wire that was removed.

Suspect Described as: male, white, 6'0, 160lbs, thin build, short brown hair, black sunglasses, red and black t-shirt and dark cargo shorts, wearing white running shoes

NOTE: suspect had a black neck tattoo on the left side

unknown male suspect

 

Offence:  Shoplifting Under $5000

Incident Number: 15-56035

Location:  Freshco (5931 Lundy's Lane, Niagara Falls)

Incident: On Thursday, July 9th, 2015 around 18:00hrs, male suspect approached cash register for change, then returned few minutes later with a shopping cart.  He put his black knapsack open in the cart.  He selected multiple items (meats and cheeses) and put them in his knapsack but paid for lettuce and bread.  The alarm went off as suspect exited the store.  The Loss Prevention Officer confronted the suspect, as the backpack was picked up off the ground the suspect fled on his bicycle East on Lundy's Lane.  The bicycle was a red and grey mountain bike.

Description: The suspect is described as a white male, with reddish skin,  approximately 5"9, medium muscular build.  He had short blondish brown hair and a goatee. He was wearing a black T-shirt with skulls on it, blue jeans with a chain from the pocket on the left side, black Nike shoes and a camoflauge baseball cap with a white and black fox patch on the front.

 unknown female suspectunknown male suspect  

Offence:  Theft Under $5000

Incident Number: 15-27872

Location:  Sobeys, 34 Livingston Avenue, Grimsby

Incident: On 2015.05.12 just before midnight, this couple entered the store and the male distracted the clerk.  The female filled a large flower patterned shopping bag with grocery items, then they both left without paying.

 

Description: 

#1 - w/f, 30-40 yrs, glasses, long brunette hair, heavy, 5'8", carried a large, flower pattern shopping bag used to steal groceries.


#2 - m/w, 35-45 yrs, tall & thin, blonde goatee, wearing a dark blue sweater, dark jeans, with a considerable amount of keys and "gadgets" hanging off his belt.

 

 

   

Offence:  Theft Under $5000

Incident Number:  15-30724

Location:  Red Rice Buffet - Seaway Mall Parking lot - 800 Niagara Street, Welland

Incident:  On April 16, 2015 at 7:50 p.m., Seaway Mall video surveillance footage captured an older model pickup truck reversing in close proximity to two lion statues situated at the main entrance of the Red Rice Buffet.  Approximately 10 minutes later, the truck is observed to leave the area and the statues appear to be missing.  

 

Description:  Older model pickup truck - possibly Ford F150, two-tone dark and silver paint with a fully enclosed truck bed cap on the rear.  

 unknown female suspect  

Offence:  Theft Under $5000

Incident Number: 15-39447 / 15-24312

Location:  Rainbow Bridge Duty Free (5726 Falls Ave, NFO)

Incident:  (15-39447) On Friday, May 15th, approx 5:25pm the female suspect was observed driving her block Honda Civic.  She entered the fragrance area and removed a bottle of Emporio Armani "She" perfume.  Bottle is never returned to shelf.  Suspect exits store approx 5:30pm.

(15-24312) Suspect proceeded towards perfume isle and placed 2 tester bottles of Armani perfume in her large beige purse, and left the store.

 

Description:  driving black Honda Civic (plate likeliness of BKVN573); possible first name of "VICKY"

 unknown male suspect

Offence: Break, Enter & Theft

Incident: 15-35221

Location: Various locations, St. Catharines

Incident: overnight 2015.05.07, several businesses along Hartzel Road were entered by smashing the front glass doors.  The cash registers were targeted.

Suspect: m/w, 20-30 years old, 6'0 tall, 200 lbs, some facial hair (beard/moustache scruff).  He appears to have had a cast on his right hand going up his forearm. The suspect was wearing a black flat brim baseball cap with the Detroit Red Wings logo, a grey and white hoodie, dark sweat pants and Nike high-top running shoes.

 
   The suspect is linked to a vehicle which is believed to be a Ford Focus.
 

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unknown male suspectunknown male suspect

Offence: Theft Under $5,000

Incident: 15-54998 (and others)

Location: various, throughout Niagara Region

Incident: These three males working together entered the Gateway Plaza in Grimsby. While the victim and friends were distracted by something on the floor, the male in red placed a coat over the victim's purse, which was hanging on the back of her chair, and walked away with it.  The suspects were linked to a small, white 4dr vehicle.  They are believed to have committed similar thefts in other areas of Niagara in the past couple of weeks

 

  

 

 

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