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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Credit Card Fraudster Left Evidence Behind

Credit Card Fraudster Left Evidence Behind

Police are investigating an attempt fraud that occurred on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Bed, Bath and Beyond in Park Place, Barrie. The suspect attended Bed, Bath and Beyond on Wednesday, March 22...
April 3, 2017
Police & the Community
Theft of Razor Blades

Theft of Razor Blades

Barrie Police officers are currently investigating a theft of over $500.00 of razor blades from a local drug store after a blatant theft Wednesday. On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at 12:35pm...
March 31, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrest Made in Jewelry Theft from A Local Downtown Boutique

Arrest Made in Jewelry Theft from A Local Downtown Boutique

(Update) Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Police have arrested and charged a 62-year-old Barrie woman with Theft Under $5,000. The woman turned herself into Police Monday afternoon. On Thursday...
March 31, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Services Board Announces Ken Weatherill as Next Deputy Chief

Barrie Police Services Board Announces Ken Weatherill as Next Deputy Chief

The Barrie Police Services Board and Chief Kimberley Greenwood are pleased to announce that Ken Weatherill will be the next Deputy Chief for the Barrie Police Service. Mr Weatherill will be joining...
March 27, 2017
Police & the Community
Three Stolen Credit Cards and Multiple Fraudulent Purchases

Three Stolen Credit Cards and Multiple Fraudulent Purchases

Barrie Police have received surveillance video after multiple fraudulent transactions occurred when a local junk removal company had three company credit cards stolen. Between Friday, March 10th...
March 27, 2017
Police & the Community
Car Trailer Thieves Located and Arrested in Sudbury

Car Trailer Thieves Located and Arrested in Sudbury

(Update) Thursday, March 30, 2017 Barrie Police have arrested and charged two men in connection to a break and enter and theft of a car trailer from Georgian Chevrolet, which occurred on...
March 23, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Cleaning Enthusiast Suspect

Police Seeking Cleaning Enthusiast Suspect

Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify an individual wanted for a theft from Home Outfitters located at 436 Bryne Drive, in the City of Barrie. On Tuesday, March 21, 2017,...
March 23, 2017
Police & the Community
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Theft of Construction Equipment

Barrie Police have collected various video surveillance at surrounding businesses after two incidents of large front end loader attachments being stolen off job sites in the south end of the...
March 22, 2017
Police & the Community
Male Arrested and Charged for Sexual Assault

Male Arrested and Charged for Sexual Assault

(Update) Friday, April 7, 2017 Investigators have identified an individual following an incident that took place on Sunday, February, 19, 2017. On Friday, April, 7, 2017, a 26-year-...
March 17, 2017
Police & the Community
2017 Big Brother Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake

2017 Big Brother Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake

On Wednesday, March 22nd Barrie Police officers will be participating in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake at Bowlerama Barrie. Funds raised through community events such...
March 17, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: One Arrested and One Outstanding in LCBO Theft

UPDATE: One Arrested and One Outstanding in LCBO Theft

On Friday, March 17th, 2017, a mere 12 hours after the release was posted to media, the second male was identified and arrested.  A 48-year-old Barrie man was charged with Theft Under $5000...
March 17, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Arrest An Outstanding Male Following an Assault

Police Arrest An Outstanding Male Following an Assault

(Update) Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Police have located the third party who had been involved in an assault on a 17-year-old male outside McDonald's Restaurant on Sunday, February 19...
March 17, 2017
Major Crime Investigations
Miller Homicide Investigation

Miller Homicide Investigation

(OPP-SPRINGWATER TOWNSHIP, ON) - On Wednesday March 16, 2016, shortly after ‎12:00PM, officers from the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of...
March 16, 2017
Police & the Community
Third Man Remanded into Custody Following Kozlov Street Homicide

Third Man Remanded into Custody Following Kozlov Street Homicide

(Update) Thursday, April 6, 2017 On Wednesday, April 5, 2107, just after 12:00 p.m. a 26-year-old male from Barrie was arrested in the City of Barrie. David GLOVER of Barrie has been charged with...
March 14, 2017
Police & the Community
CRUSH the CRA SCAM

CRUSH the CRA SCAM

(Milton, Ontario – March 13, 2017) – Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Greater Toronto Area (GTA) Financial Crime Unit (FCU) would like to remind the public...
March 13, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrest Made Following Weekend Stabbing

Arrest Made Following Weekend Stabbing

(Update) Tuesday, March 14, 2017 On Tuesday, March 14, 2017,  just after 4:00 a.m. police arrested 24-year-old Holly Goswell-Payne and 28-year-old John Nanibush. The pair were located by...
March 13, 2017
Police & the Community
Medal of Bravery Awarded by the Governor General

Medal of Bravery Awarded by the Governor General

On September 12, 2015, Special Constable Joshua Ford and Constable Blake Pyatt, of the Barrie Police Service, rescued a man who was trapped in his car following an accident on Georgian Drive, in...
March 11, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Unregistered Weapons Seized and Charges Laid

UPDATE: Unregistered Weapons Seized and Charges Laid

UPDATE: Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 @ 3:30pm Barrie Police Street Crime Unit has completed processing the property seized during the execution of a warrant from a Yonge Street address on...
March 7, 2017
Police & the Community
March is Fraud Prevention Month

March is Fraud Prevention Month

The Barrie Police Service would like everyone to know more about the various scams Fraudsters use to steal your money and sometimes even your identity. During the month of March, social media...
March 1, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrest Made Following Theft of Advil from Mac's

Arrest Made Following Theft of Advil from Mac's

(Update) Friday, March 10, 2017 The Barrie Police have arrested a 32-year-old Barrie man following a theft of Advil from a Mac's Convenience Store on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Police...
March 1, 2017