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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Razor Blade Thieves

ARRESTED: Razor Blade Thieves

Update: Thursday, November 10th, 2016 Thanks to numerous tips both parties have been charged and arrested. Sean Dufresne has been charged with theft under $5,000 and will appear in a Barrie court...
October 28, 2016
Police & the Community
A Safe Halloween Is A Happy Halloween

A Safe Halloween Is A Happy Halloween

The Barrie Police Service would like everyone to have a safe Halloween. We have provided safety tips to ensure your family's Halloween is a fun and exciting night for everyone! Parents...
October 27, 2016
Police & the Community
 Male Wanted for Two Counterfeit Incidents

Male Wanted for Two Counterfeit Incidents

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a man after two separate incidents of US counterfeit currency being passed at Old Navy and Sears located on Bayfield...
October 27, 2016
Police & the Community
US Counterfeit Currency Passed at McDonalds

US Counterfeit Currency Passed at McDonalds

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identify two men after two US counterfeit $50 dollar bills were passed at a local McDonalds in the City of Barrie, on Monday,...
October 27, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Person of Interest Following Counterfeit US Currency

Police Seeking Person of Interest Following Counterfeit US Currency

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a person of interest after a US counterfeit $50 dollar bill was passed at The Source, located on Mapleview Drive, in the...
October 26, 2016
Police & the Community
US Counterfeit Bill Passed a Second Time In One Week

US Counterfeit Bill Passed a Second Time In One Week

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a person of interest after a US counterfeit $50 dollar bill was passed for a second time in one week within the...
October 26, 2016
Police & the Community
US Counterfeit Currency Passed in Barrie

US Counterfeit Currency Passed in Barrie

On Tuesday, October 18, 2016 police received reports of two suspects that had passed US counterfeit currency at Old Navy located at 468 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. A man and a woman...
October 25, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft from Shoppers a Repeat Offence

Theft from Shoppers a Repeat Offence

Lost prevention from Shoppers Drug Mart contacted Barrie Police after a male, whom they have record of stealing in the past, entered the store today taking a bottle of cologne without paying for it...
October 24, 2016
Police & the Community
Assault Suspects Caught on CCTV Cameras

Assault Suspects Caught on CCTV Cameras

Barrie Police have recently obtained video surveillance of an altercation that occurred on Dunlop Street East, in the City of Barrie, that left three males with injuries that required medical...
October 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Overdose Caused by Unknown Substance

Overdose Caused by Unknown Substance

On Thursday, October 20th, 2016 at 10:00pm Barrie Police were called to a residence on Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie, for a 17-year-old male who was suffering from a suspected overdose...
October 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Brazen Daylight Theft

Brazen Daylight Theft

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male responsible for a theft that occurred on Saturday, October 1, 2016 just after 4:00 p.m. at Rent-All Inc. located...
October 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Suspect Acquires Side-by-Side UTV with Fraudulent Credit Card

Suspect Acquires Side-by-Side UTV with Fraudulent Credit Card

The Barrie Police has recently received video surveillance and are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect responsible for purchasing a side-by-side Polaris UTV with a fraudulent...
October 20, 2016
Police & the Community
***Update*** Stolen Vehicle Recovered

***Update*** Stolen Vehicle Recovered

***Update*** On Sunday, October 18th 2016 at approximately 10:20pm Police located the stolen vehicle, unoccupied in the area of the Tiffin boat launch. The vehicle has been seized for...
October 18, 2016
Police & the Community

Northern Spotlight Charges 25 with Human Trafficking Offences

OPP Coordinated Investigation in Ontario Numerous charges have been laid by police following the fifth installment of a coordinated, national investigation to suppress human trafficking. As...
October 18, 2016
Police & the Community
LOCATED- Travis Sides (25 yrs.)

LOCATED- Travis Sides (25 yrs.)

LOCATED: Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 Barrie Police Service are thanking the public's assistance in sharing the information in regards to missing male Travis SIDES.  The male was located...
October 17, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing - Gail Craven (69yrs.)

Missing - Gail Craven (69yrs.)

LOCATED: Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 Barrie Police Service are thanking the public's assistance in sharing the information in regards to missing female Gail Craven.  The female was...
October 14, 2016
Police & the Community
CAPTURED - Federal Parolee Wanted on Canada Wide Warrant

CAPTURED - Federal Parolee Wanted on Canada Wide Warrant

On Friday, October 14, 2016, with the assistance of Gatineau Police Service, the Rope Squad located Ryan Shawn OGRADY in Gatineau, Quebec. He was arrested with out incident and returned...
October 14, 2016
Police & the Community
Investigators Remain Committed to Dobson Homicide

Investigators Remain Committed to Dobson Homicide

Today, Friday, October 14, 2016 marks the 11th year of the unsolved April Dobson murder. The Barrie Police Homicide Unit remains committed to the investigation into the murder of April Dobson, which...
October 13, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identity of Fraud Suspect

Police Seeking Identity of Fraud Suspect

The Barrie Police has recently received video surveillance and are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect responsible for creating two fraudulent bank accounts and attempting to...
October 12, 2016
Police & the Community
Found E-Bike in East End Residential Neighbourhood

Found E-Bike in East End Residential Neighbourhood

Looking for your e-bike?  Barrie Police officers were called after a homeowner found this one on her property in a residential area in the east end of City of Barrie on...
October 12, 2016
Police & the Community
Located - Amy Westbrook (40yrs.)

Located - Amy Westbrook (40yrs.)

Update - Wednesday, October, 12, 2016. Police have located Amy Westbrook. She was found in good health. Thank you to our local media outlets and social media followers for your assistance....
October 12, 2016
Police & the Community
Fentanyl Ring Leader Sentenced

Fentanyl Ring Leader Sentenced

Update - Wednesday, October, 12, 2016 Raymond Godreau was sentenced just before 10:00 a.m. Wednesday morning. He has been sentenced to ten years in jail, but will only serve 6 years for ...
October 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Called To An Early Morning Fire

Police Called To An Early Morning Fire

Update - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 The Ontario Fire Marshall has deemed the early morning fire suspicious.  It has been determined the fire was deliberately, and the investigation has been...
October 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft of Groceries from Southend Zehrs

Theft of Groceries from Southend Zehrs

Barrie Police are looking for an unknown male who is currently wanted for Theft Under $5000 and Resisting Arrest by a Peace Officer. On Saturday, October 8th, 2016 at 10:50am police were called to...
October 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Saving Lives During Operation Impact

Saving Lives During Operation Impact

UPDATE: Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 Barrie Police Service had a busy Thanksgiving weekend with Operation Impact laying a total of 48 charges.  Aggressive Driving/Speeding was the highest...
October 5, 2016
Police & the Community
Special Olympic School Championship Track and Field Qualifier

Special Olympic School Championship Track and Field Qualifier

On Friday, October 7, 2016 from 9:00 – 1:30 p.m. the Special Olympics School Championship Track & Field Qualifier will be held at St. Peters CSS, located at 201 Ashford Drive, Barrie....
October 3, 2016
Police & the Community
Stolen Ebike

Stolen Ebike

An Ebike was reported stolen to police on Thursday, September 29, 2016. The victim reported her bike missing from the Wellington and Anne Street area in the City of Barrie. It is believed the...
September 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Suspect Arrested for Stolen Credit Card

Suspect Arrested for Stolen Credit Card

Update: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 Police arrested and charged an 18-year-old Barrie male Monday, October,3 2016 shortly after 12:00 p.m., in connection to a theft of a wallet and...
September 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Female Arrested after Police Issue a Warrant

Female Arrested after Police Issue a Warrant

Police have arrested and charged 21-year-old Tessa Lee Harwood. The Barrie woman turned herself into police on Saturday, October, 8, 2016.  She has been charged with Theft Under $5,000 and...
September 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Swatting Hoax

Swatting Hoax

On Monday, September 26, 2016 Barrie Police received a phony 9-1-1 call just after 9:30 p.m. luring police to a residence at the corner of Penetang and St. Vincent Street, in the City of Barrie....
September 27, 2016