Skip to main content Skip to footer

Man arrested for threat and assault



On June 8, 2023 the victim and accused were in their mid-town residence. Just before midnight the accused threatened to slit the victim’s throat. The victim called a crisis line, but the accused took the phone and hung up.


Kingston Police were contacted by the AMHS (Addiction and Mental Health Services) - KFLA Crisis team. Officers responding to the residence observed the accused pushing the victim to the ground through a window. The officers made their way to the unit and the accused was arrested without further incident.


The accused was transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing.


A 28-year-old local individual was charged with assault and utter threats.




For active incidents of violence, dangerous scenarios, or any emergency situations call 911.


For individuals experiencing emotional or mental distress AMHS-KFLA crisis lines are staffed 24/7, 365 days a year by experienced professionals. They can provide immediate support, advocacy and referrals to appropriate services as needed. Kingston & Frontenac 24/7 Crisis Line 613.544.4229 or Toll Free 1.866.616.6005




No one has the right to abuse another person. Victims of intimate partner violence or sexual assault and witnesses are encouraged to contact Kingston Police. The following links offer valuable support services and resources in the Kingston area for victims of intimate partner violence and/or sexual violence:

Contact Us

Kingston Police
705 Division Street
Kingston, Ontario
K7K 4C2

Telephone: 613-549-4660
TTY (hearing impaired): 613-549-8792
Administration Fax: 613-549-3111
Operations Fax: 613-549-7111

This website uses cookies to enhance usability and provide you with a more personal experience. By using this website, you agree to our use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy.