Crime of the week

Inc. # 21-39854

October 11, 2021

In collaboration with the Ontario Fire Marshall’s Office, the Brantford Police Service is currently investigating a suspicious fire that occurred at approximately 6:00 a.m. on Monday October 11, 2021 at Grey Street and Garden Avenue.

While there were no injuries, twelve townhomes which were under construction received extensive damage as a result of the fire. The property damage sustained will result in considerable loss to the property owner.

Anyone with knowledge of this fire is asked to please contact the Detective Jason Sinning at 519-756-7050 extension 2265. Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous are asked to contact Brant-Brantford Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477 or 1-800-222-8477. Alternatively, a web tip may be submitted at:

Oct 12, 2021

Incident 21-39726

The Brantford Police Service is seeking information from anyone who may have witnessed a single motorcycle collision which occurred at approximately 3:00 a.m., Sunday, October 10, 2021 on Grand River Avenue near Waterworks Park.
Despite life-saving efforts, one occupant of the motorcycle, a 42-year-old male, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The second occupant, a 25-year-old male, was transported to hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or who may have dash cam footage of the incident is asked to contact Constable K. Renzini at 519-756-7050 ext. 2212.

Inc # 34406-21 Theft Suspect

Brantford Police need your assistance in identifying the male in the attached photos. He is a suspect in the theft of a wallet from an unlocked vehicle. The suspect then attended 2 separate gas stations using the stolen credit cards.

If you have any information regarding this theft, you can contact the police directly or please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-222-TIPS. That’s 1-866-222-8477. Our local number is 519-750-8477. Remember, your tip is totally anonymous. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display. You may be eligible for a cash reward. And remember, crime doesn’t pay, but Crime Stoppers does!