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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
LOCATED: Missing 73 Year-Old Female

LOCATED: Missing 73 Year-Old Female

UPDATE: Monday, April 18, 2016 @ 6:10 a.m. The female has been safely located by police and has been reunited with her family. Thank you to the media and the public for your assistance...
April 18, 2016
Police & the Community
Assault at Onroute

Assault at Onroute

On Friday, April 15, 2016, at 1:00 a.m. a female was assaulted by a male known to her, while at the Onroute, located on Highway 400, accessible from Fairview Road, in...
April 15, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Male Located

Missing Male Located

UPDATE: Friday, April 15, 2016 @ 5:40 p.m.  Barrie Police Investigators would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance in locating 26-year-old Efren Bueno. He was...
April 15, 2016
Police & the Community
iPhone and Debit Card Stolen

iPhone and Debit Card Stolen

On Thursday, March 17, 2016 an iPhone 5S and debit card were stolen from the Queens Hotel located at 94 Dunlop Street East, in the City of Barrie. On Friday, March 18, at 1:08 p.m. a female...
April 15, 2016
Police & the Community
Cold Case of Cold Steaks

Cold Case of Cold Steaks

The Barrie Police Service is looking to jog someone’s memory in effort to identify a male that had been captured on video surveillance at Zehrs, located in City of Barrie. Historically...
April 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Person of Interest - Arrested

Person of Interest - Arrested

Update: Friday, April 15, 2016 Investigators have arrested a 26-year-old Barrie male wanted for an assault that occurred on Saturday, April, 9, 2016 at the Bayfield Mall, in the City of Barrie...
April 10, 2016
Police & the Community
$1845 Worth of Chocolate Bars Stolen

$1845 Worth of Chocolate Bars Stolen

On Thursday, April 7, 2016 at approximately 1:00 p.m. two male suspects entered the Dollarama located at 110 Concert Way in the City of Barrie. The males were observed concealing approximately $...
April 8, 2016
Police & the Community
Public Solves Crime In Record Time

Public Solves Crime In Record Time

Update – Friday, April, 8, 2016 Investigators received numerous tips this morning and have now arrested and charged the two (2) suspects wanted in connection to a break and enter that...
April 8, 2016
Police & the Community
ATM Theft Suspect Arrested

ATM Theft Suspect Arrested

Update: Monday, June 6, 2016 Police have arrested and charged a 41-year-old Barrie male with theft under $5,000. The male was wanted after utilizing a debit card that had been left in a ATM drive-...
April 7, 2016
Police & the Community
Do These Items Belong To You?

Do These Items Belong To You?

The Barrie Police Service has recovered stolen property. We are seeking public assistance in hopes that someone will recognize their stolen property and contact us. (1) Drum Stick set (Jim...
April 6, 2016
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Located- Sydney Paterson

UPDATE: Located- Sydney Paterson

UPDATE: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 @ 12:00pm The Barrie Police Service have located and spoken to the missing female with the assistance of York Regional Police.  At this time police are no...
April 4, 2016
Police & the Community
Video Recording of Persons in Custody

Video Recording of Persons in Custody

The members of the Barrie Police Service recognize our responsibilities for safe guarding the fundamental rights guaranteed by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. On January 18, 2016 the...
April 4, 2016
Police & the Community
Two People Arrested In Connection To Stabbing

Two People Arrested In Connection To Stabbing

Update: Monday, April 11, 2016 Investigators of the Barrie Police Service have charged two people in connection to a stabbing that occured on Saturday, April 2, 2016. Charged is:...
April 4, 2016
Police & the Community
Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

On Wednesday, March 30, 2016 just after 12:00 p.m., a woman entered Loblaws, located at 472 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. The suspect was observed selecting four (4) hair care products...
April 1, 2016
Police & the Community
Male Wanted For Theft

Male Wanted For Theft

On Thursday, March 24, 2016 just before 8:00 p.m., a male suspect entered Bayfield Convenience Store, located at 102 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. The suspect selected a can of Red Bull...
March 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Social Media Leads To Another Arrest

Social Media Leads To Another Arrest

Update: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 On Monday, April 4, 2016, the Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P) - Chatsworth Detachment located and arrested 34-year-old Brandy Wilson, from...
March 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Power of Social Media Leads To Woman's Arrest

Power of Social Media Leads To Woman's Arrest

Police arrested a 25-year-old Barrie women Tuesday night after receiving numerous tips. The power of social media led to her identity, and she has now been charged with theft and fraud under $5,000...
March 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Shopping Spree After Stealing Credit Cards

Shopping Spree After Stealing Credit Cards

On Friday, March 18th, 2016 at 4:50pm an unknown male entered the Barrie Curling Club located at 175 Essa Road, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance shows the suspect let himself in the change...
March 24, 2016
Police & the Community
Barrie officer is bowling for Littles and Bigs

Barrie officer is bowling for Littles and Bigs

When you meet Const. Blair King, it's hard to imagine him without his confidence and ease - tactical gear and guns aside. The Barrie Police officer with the Tactical Support Team became a...
March 23, 2016
Police & the Community
Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

On Saturday, March 19, 2016 police attend the Barrie Sports Dome, located on Hanmer Street, in the City of Barrie, in regards to several thefts. Just after 5:00 p.m., a male suspect was caught on...
March 22, 2016
Police & the Community
Smash and Grab Suspects Arrested

Smash and Grab Suspects Arrested

Update: Thursday, March 31, 2016 On Tuesday, March 29, 2016 Toronto Police Service located and arrested 44-year-old Aaron Whiting, from Barrie. The accused will remain in the custody of Toronto...
March 22, 2016
Police & the Community
Distracted Driving Campaign

Distracted Driving Campaign

The Barrie Police Service is ramping up their annual distracted driving campaign, which will continue through the Easter long weekend. The campaign is intended to raise awareness about the risks...
March 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Examples of Ongoing Email Frauds

Examples of Ongoing Email Frauds

Recently one of our own Media Officers began receiving fraudulent emails to her personal account.  We decided to take this opportunity to share some of the most common email scams and some tips...
March 16, 2016
Police & the Community
St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

The Barrie Police will be stepping up their presence throughout the City of Barrie on St. Patrick’s Day as there will be an increase in the number of revelers, especially downtown. Motorists...
March 16, 2016
Police & the Community
CASE CLOSED: Cigarette Thief from Jug City

CASE CLOSED: Cigarette Thief from Jug City

Police received numerous tips anonymously in regards to this incident.  All unanimously identified the suspect as the same person.  Charges are pending in regards to locating the male for...
March 14, 2016
Police & the Community
Ball Glove Stealing Trio Wanted

Ball Glove Stealing Trio Wanted

On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 at 3:20pm two males and a female were involved in a theft from National Sports, located at 353 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance recently...
March 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Arrest Made Following A String of Thefts from Rona

Arrest Made Following A String of Thefts from Rona

On Friday, September, 9, 2016, Police arrested and charged two men following a ring of thefts that occurred in December of 2015 and January 2016, from Rona located on Mapleview Drive, in the...
March 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Looking To Identify Fraud Suspect

Looking To Identify Fraud Suspect

The Barrie Police Service is seeking assistance in identifying a male suspect following a fraud at Staples, located at 36 Barrie View Drive, in the City of Barrie. On Wednesday, February 17, 2016...
March 3, 2016
Police & the Community
Federal Inmate Located and Arrested

Federal Inmate Located and Arrested

On Saturday, March 5, 2016, Jamie David COOK was located and arrested in Newmarket, by the ROPE Squad. He will be returned to a secure facility where he will serve the remainder of his sentence...
March 2, 2016
Police & the Community
Toys R Us Theft

Toys R Us Theft

The Barrie Police Service is seeking witnesses to assist with identifying a male and female suspect following a theft at Toys R Us, located at 555 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. On...
March 2, 2016