Cornwall Police Service

2023-06-21 - Daily News

Published on June 21, 2023


Cornwall, ON – Daniel Bourdeau, 48, of Cornwall was arrested on June 20th, 2023 and charged with theft under $5000. It is alleged on June 20th, the man attended a Ninth Street business and removed merchandise, making no attempt to pay for the merchandise as he left the store. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. During the investigation, he was taken into custody, charged accordingly and released to appear in court on July 27th, 2023.


Cornwall, ON – Kirk Beckstead, 30, of Cornwall was arrested on June 20th, 2023 on the strength of a warrant. He was also charged with the following:

  • Uttering threats
  • Mischief under $5000
  • Disarming police
  • Resist police x 2
  • Escape lawful custody
  • Breach of probation for failing to keep the peace
  • Breach of release order for failing to notify a change of address to police

It is alleged on March 14th, 2023, the man failed to attend court for a dangerous operation offence and a warrant was issued for his arrest. It is further alleged on June 9th, the man damaged an e-bike belonging to someone known to him and further made threats to burn down the residence of another individual known to him. On June 20th, police located the man and upon being arrested, he fled from police. He was located shortly thereafter and a struggle ensued, at which time he resisted two police officers and attempted to disarm an officer of his taser. He was taken into custody, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing.


There were 76 calls for service in the City of Cornwall in the last 24 hours (8:00 am yesterday to 8:00 am today). To see what’s happening in your neighbourhood visit our Crime Plot Map.

The mapping data on the Crime Plot Map is an extract from the Cornwall Police Service and only contains incidents that meet public disclosure eligibility in order to protect the identity of the victims. Since only a subset of data is displayed, the number of mapped incidents may not be a true reflection of how many incidents are actually on file for the day(s) or time range selected.

CPS reserves the right to not post all calls for service in order to protect the identity of the victims.


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