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Police & the Community
Crime Prevention Week 2018 - “Know Your Source”

Crime Prevention Week 2018 - “Know Your Source”

(BARRIE, ON) – This year, Crime Prevention Week runs from November 4-10, 2018 and the Barrie Police Service is proud to support the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police’s (OACP) 2018...
November 2, 2018
Police & the Community
Calls from Police Retirees of Ontario are not a scam

Calls from Police Retirees of Ontario are not a scam

The Barrie Police Service would like to inform the public they may receive a phone call from the Police Retirees of Ontario (P.R.O), which is a non-profit organization. These calls relate...
November 2, 2018
Police & the Community
Can You Help Identify this Suspect?

Can You Help Identify this Suspect?

The Barrie Police is appealing to the public for assistance after a mischief was reported in the City of Barrie. On Monday, October 29, 2018, at 1;10 a.m., police responded to health care facility...
November 2, 2018
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Police searching for liquor store thief

ARRESTED - Police searching for liquor store thief

Update November 8, 10:51 a.m.: The suspect wanted in this occurrence has been arrested.    Update: the suspect in this occurrence is believed to be responsible...
November 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Record Checks in Ontario are Changing

Police Record Checks in Ontario are Changing

The Police Record Check Reform Act (PRCRA) was passed on December 1, 2015, and will be enacted on November 1, 2018.  The PRCRA ensures a clear, consistent and comprehensive set of standards to...
October 31, 2018
Police & the Community
Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

As you put the final touches on your costumes, keep these safety tips in mind to make sure your Halloween is a fun and not frightful night! Travelling: Drivers should watch for children...
October 29, 2018
Police & the Community
Police searching for thief who used stolen credit cards

Police searching for thief who used stolen credit cards

Barrie Police are looking to identify a male suspect after personal items were stolen from a vehicle at a Cundles St. E. business and various financial cards were used. On the morning of Friday,...
October 29, 2018
Police & the Community
Search Warrants Result in Arrests and Drug Seizures

Search Warrants Result in Arrests and Drug Seizures

An ongoing investigation that was conducted by the Barrie Police Service during the month of October concluded yesterday with the execution of a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at...
October 26, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Looking for Allergy Medication Thief

Police Looking for Allergy Medication Thief

Barrie Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male shoplifter who was captured on camera loading up his goods and then darting. On Sunday, October 7th, 2018 at...
October 25, 2018
Police & the Community
Police In Ontario Conduct Human Trafficking Outreach Through Operation Northern Spotlight

Police In Ontario Conduct Human Trafficking Outreach Through Operation Northern Spotlight

(ORILLIA, ON) – Members of police services throughout Ontario were able to ensure the safety of seven people who were in exploitative situations, including two under the age of 18 as a result...
October 24, 2018
Police & the Community
Fraudulent Use of Credit Cards Prompts Investigation

Fraudulent Use of Credit Cards Prompts Investigation

The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance after a theft and fraudulent use of credit cards was reported in the City of Barrie. On Tuesday, October 23, 2018, the victim in...
October 24, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Investigate Theft of Nail Gun

Police Investigate Theft of Nail Gun

The Barrie Police is appealing to the public for assistance after a theft was reported in the City of Barrie. On Friday, October 19, 2018, police attended to the Canadian Tire Store located at 320...
October 23, 2018
Police & the Community
FRAUD ALERT: Grandparent Scam and CRA Scam Re-Surfacing in Barrie

FRAUD ALERT: Grandparent Scam and CRA Scam Re-Surfacing in Barrie

Barrie Police have recently received calls from Barrie residents whom have fallen victim to or have received fraudulent calls using both the Emergency or Grandparent scam and Canadian Revenue...
October 22, 2018
Police & the Community
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Police Looking for Information in Nighttime Break and Enter at Local Business

Barrie Police are looking for the public's assistance in gathering information, including suspect identity, in regards to a nighttime break and enter in to a downtown business. On Wednesday,...
October 22, 2018
Police & the Community
Four Fragrance Thieves Unsuccessful But Still Sought by Police

Four Fragrance Thieves Unsuccessful But Still Sought by Police

On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 at 9:15 pm four (4) females entered the Shoppers Drug Mart located at 524 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.  Employees recognized the group from a previous...
October 19, 2018
Police & the Community
Barrie Crime Map- UP AND RUNNING

Barrie Crime Map- UP AND RUNNING

The Crime Map on the Barrie Police website has been repaired and is now UP AND RUNNING.  Our crime map can be found along the right hand panel on our website or by following this link: Barrie...
October 19, 2018
Police & the Community
Public Safety Alert - Purple Coloured Substance Surfaces in the Community

Public Safety Alert - Purple Coloured Substance Surfaces in the Community

The Barrie Police Service has learned of a dangerous strain of suspected Heroin and/or Cocaine, which has surfaced within the community. The substance is believed to have a purple colouring and...
October 18, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Searching for Purse Snatcher  Who Used Stolen Credit Cards

Police Searching for Purse Snatcher Who Used Stolen Credit Cards

Barrie Police are looking to identify a male suspect after a purse was stolen from a downtown business and various financial cards were used. On Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 shortly after...
October 16, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identity of Shoppers Drug Mart Thief

Police Seeking Identity of Shoppers Drug Mart Thief

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft in the City of Barrie. On Saturday, October 13, 2018, at approximately 8:00 a.m., an...
October 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Update –BMO Fraud Warning

Update –BMO Fraud Warning

BMO Bank of Montreal Investigations and Security Services Department has advised the Barrie Police Service that recent letters requesting updated tax related information sent to some customers was in...
October 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Four Suspects Distracting and Dashing Local at Shoppers Drug Marts

Four Suspects Distracting and Dashing Local at Shoppers Drug Marts

Barrie Police are investigating a string of thefts occurring across our city involving the same four suspects. On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 just after 6:30 pm two female suspects entered the...
October 10, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identity of Suspects in Shoppers Drug Mart Theft

Police Seeking Identity of Suspects in Shoppers Drug Mart Theft

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects following a theft in the City of Barrie. On Friday, October 5, 2018, a theft occurred at Shoppers...
October 10, 2018
Police & the Community
24-year-old Barrie Woman Charged with Impaired

24-year-old Barrie Woman Charged with Impaired

The Barrie Police Traffic Service is investigating a single vehicle collision that occurred on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, just after 11:00 a.m. on Stunden Lane in the City of Barrie. The motor...
October 10, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Seek ID in Grocery Store Theft

Police Seek ID in Grocery Store Theft

On Sunday September 9th, 2018 at approximately 3:50 pm an unknown suspect entered Loblaws located at 472 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.  He was observed by a Loss Prevention Officer (...
October 9, 2018
Police & the Community
Break and Enter - Residential

Break and Enter - Residential

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify two suspects following a break and enter that occurred in the City of Barrie. On Sunday, September 10, 2018, just after...
October 7, 2018
Police & the Community
Theft – Rims and Tires

Theft – Rims and Tires

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect(s) following a theft that occurred in the City of Barrie.  On Sunday, September 23, 2018, just after 1:00 a.m...
October 7, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspect Wanted for Theft at Sport Chek

Suspect Wanted for Theft at Sport Chek

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft that occurred in the City of Barrie.   On Sunday, September 30, 2018, a theft had occurred...
October 5, 2018
Police & the Community
Two Men Wanted for Property Damage

Two Men Wanted for Property Damage

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify two suspects responsible for property damage in downtown Barrie. On Friday, September 14, 2018, just before midnight, two...
October 5, 2018
Police & the Community
Barrie Man Charged with 18 Counts of Mischief

Barrie Man Charged with 18 Counts of Mischief

The Barrie Police are requesting the publics assistance to identify the property and/or owner following a vandalize act. After a lengthy investigation a 25-year-old Barrie...
October 5, 2018
Police & the Community
Phony Plates Used in Gas Drive Off

Phony Plates Used in Gas Drive Off

Barrie Police Service is looking to identify a male suspect after he pumped a tank of gas in a vehicle and drove off without paying. On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 at approximately 5:00 pm a...
October 5, 2018