Conviction in 2011 Robbery
(Bradford, ON) A 27-year-old Aurora man has been convicted of a robbery nine years ago at a Bradford coffee shop.
On November 7, 2011, around 1:00 a.m., a masked suspect brandished a handgun and robbed an employee of cash in the till at the Country Style Donuts on Holland Street West. Forensic evidence was recovered at the scene including DNA and fingerprints.
In the spring of 2017, South Simcoe Police Service was notified of a crime scene hit from the National DNA Databank. Follow up completed by the South Simcoe Police Service Forensic Identification Unit matched a fingerprint from the scene to the same suspect.
On Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Kevin Janeiro of Aurora was arrested and charged in connection with the robbery.
In Bradford court on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, Justice Enno Meijers found Janeiro guilty of robbery.
Janeiro will be sentenced in Bradford court on April 21, 2020.
Criminal Harassment/Utter Threats
(Innisfil, ON) A 28-year-old Innisfil man was charged with Criminal Harassment and Utter Threats after police received a call regarding unwanted contact.
On Monday, February 10, 2020, police spoke to the victim who said she had received repeated, unwanted communication from a man known to her. As a result of investigation, a 28-year-old Innisfil man was charged with Criminal Harassment and Utter Threats to Cause Bodily Harm. The man turned himself in at North Division on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 and was placed under arrest. He was charged and subsequently released with a future court date. Police discussed a safety plan with the victim and Victim Services was offered. The man’s name is not being released to protect the identity of the victim.
Criminal harassment, more commonly known as stalking, can be defined as harassing behaviour including repeatedly following, communicating with or watching over one’s home. If you are a victim or know someone who is, we urge you to report it to police.
On Monday, February 10, 2020, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 67 calls for service.