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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
MEDIA INVITE: Official Launch of "Report a Bully" Button

MEDIA INVITE: Official Launch of "Report a Bully" Button

This Friday, October 6th is our official launch of our confidential bullying reporting system. Our goal is to add a tool and provide another avenue for our youth to report cases of bullying...
October 3, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: William WINSTANLEY for Two Robberies at Petro Canada

ARRESTED: William WINSTANLEY for Two Robberies at Petro Canada

Barrie Police Service received multiple tips from citizens in Barrie who had identified the accused and knew his location.  On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 5:45pm Police attended the parking...
October 2, 2017
Police & the Community
Male Charged After Investigation into Historical Sexual Assaults Involving a Young Person

Male Charged After Investigation into Historical Sexual Assaults Involving a Young Person

The Barrie Police Crimes Against Persons Unit, in conjunction with the Ontario Provincial Police, began an investigation after receiving a report of historical sexual assaults involving a young...
October 2, 2017
Police & the Community
LOCATED - Alexzander RUSSELL (16 yrs.)

LOCATED - Alexzander RUSSELL (16 yrs.)

The missing male has been located in good health. Thank you to the public for their assistance. The Barrie Police is seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 16-year-old...
September 30, 2017
Police & the Community
Swift Break and Enter Suspect Sought

Swift Break and Enter Suspect Sought

On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 3:20 am police were called to the Buy, Sell & Trade Pawn Shop located at 112 Bradford Street, in the City of Barrie, for a report of a break and enter. ...
September 28, 2017
Police & the Community
Located - Missing 41 Year Old Woman

Located - Missing 41 Year Old Woman

The Barrie Police has located Amanda SMITH. Amanda left her residence just after 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.  She has been reunited with her family and in good health....
September 27, 2017
Police & the Community
A Brazen Daytime Theft from Staples

A Brazen Daytime Theft from Staples

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft at Staples, located at 36 Barrie View Drive, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured the...
September 27, 2017
Police & the Community
Suspects Wanted for Fraud and Possession of Stolen Property

Suspects Wanted for Fraud and Possession of Stolen Property

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify two suspects believed to be in possession of a stolen credit card. In the early hours of Saturday, September 23, 2017, a...
September 27, 2017
Police & the Community
Sweet Smelling Criminals Wanted for a Break and Enter

Sweet Smelling Criminals Wanted for a Break and Enter

Barrie Police have recently received photos from a break and enter that occurred on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 380 Mapleview Drive, in the City of Barrie...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED: Alan MONAGUE for Theft at Sears

WANTED: Alan MONAGUE for Theft at Sears

UPDATE: Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips identifying the male responsible for the theft from Sears on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017.  At this time the...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrested - Concealing Licence Plates Will Not Hide Ones Identity

Arrested - Concealing Licence Plates Will Not Hide Ones Identity

(Update) Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Police have arrested and charged a 52-year-old Barrie man following a theft of gas on September 8, 2017. Further investigation identified the male as the...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Suspect Following Gas Drive Off

Police Seeking Suspect Following Gas Drive Off

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft of gas that occurred just before 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017.   The...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Adidas Enthusiast Wanted for Theft

Adidas Enthusiast Wanted for Theft

Barrie Police Service attended the Circle K located at 151 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie, in regards to a string of thefts.   On Thursday, September 21st, 2017 officers spoke to the...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Brazen Daytime Theft and Fraud

Brazen Daytime Theft and Fraud

On Sunday, September 10th, 2017 between 10:30am and 11:50am an unknown male attended the Barrie Free Methodist Church parking lot located at 284 Cundles Road East, in the City of Barrie,...
September 22, 2017
Police & the Community
Play video for Break and Enter to Downtown Business
Play Video

Break and Enter to Downtown Business

Barrie Police Service are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a break and enter to a downtown business overnight. On Friday, September 22nd,...
September 22, 2017
Police & the Community
Vehicle with Stolen Plates Drives Off without Paying

Vehicle with Stolen Plates Drives Off without Paying

Barrie Police are currently investigating a gas drive off which occurred last week where the vehicle was also driving with a stolen licence plate. On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 7:15pm a...
September 21, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Overconfident Television Bandit

Police Seeking Overconfident Television Bandit

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft that occurred at Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 165 Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie. On...
September 20, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Looking to Identify A Male Wanted for Fraud

Police Looking to Identify A Male Wanted for Fraud

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect believed to be in possession of a stolen credit.   On Thursday, September 14, 2017, a suspect made numerous...
September 20, 2017
Police & the Community
Break and Enter at Local Hobby Shop

Break and Enter at Local Hobby Shop

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identity two suspects following a break and enter that occurred on Sunday, September 17, 2017, just before 3:00 a.m., at a hobby...
September 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Break and Enter Suspect Sought

Break and Enter Suspect Sought

On Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 10:40pm Barrie Police responded to a Break and Enter call at Fox’s Bakery on 96 Victoria Street, in the City of Barrie. Residents sitting outside enjoying the...
September 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Capture Robbery Suspect Disguised as a Mouse

Police Capture Robbery Suspect Disguised as a Mouse

Investigators have identified and charged a 19-year-old Barrie male who was disguised as a mouse when he robbed a Mac’s Convenience Store, located at 221 Ferndale Drive South, in the City of...
September 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Stolen Bike Recovered and Returned to Owner

Stolen Bike Recovered and Returned to Owner

On Monday, September 18th, 2017 Barrie Police Service received information that the stolen bicycle had been sold to a local Hock Shop on Kozlov Street, in the City of Barrie. Officers attended the...
September 18, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED - Arthur FREJ and John NANIBUSH

WANTED - Arthur FREJ and John NANIBUSH

Police have issued an arrest warrant for two suspects in relation to a theft that occurred on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Loblaws, located at 472 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Police...
September 14, 2017
Police & the Community
Bear Spray and Stun Gun Used in Road Rage

Bear Spray and Stun Gun Used in Road Rage

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a road rage incident that led to two males being assaulted Sunday evening. On Sunday evening the victims...
September 13, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: One Arrested, One Outstanding in Theft of Phone

UPDATE: One Arrested, One Outstanding in Theft of Phone

UPDATE: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 Barrie Police Service has identified and arrested Suspect #2, the male responsible for removing the cell phone from the store, at 6:20pm on Tuesday,...
September 12, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED: Crystal ROSS for Theft of Beer from Loblaws

WANTED: Crystal ROSS for Theft of Beer from Loblaws

UPDATE: Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips identifying the female responsible for the theft of beer from Loblaws on Monday, September 11th, 2017.  At...
September 12, 2017
Police & the Community
MEDIA INVITE - Child Advocacy Centre - Simcoe/Muskoka Grand Opening

MEDIA INVITE - Child Advocacy Centre - Simcoe/Muskoka Grand Opening

The Barrie Police Service would like to invite members of the media to attend the Grand Opening of the Child Advocacy Centre Simcoe/Muskoka. Members of the media are invited to attend the Grand...
September 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Person of Interest

Police Seeking Person of Interest

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft on Friday, September 1, 2017, at Nutrition Plus, located at 42 Maple Avenue, in the City of Barrie...
September 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Theft - Police Seeking Vodka Connoisseur

Theft - Police Seeking Vodka Connoisseur

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft at the LCBO, located at 534 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured the...
September 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Lingerie Enthusiast Caught on Video Surveillance

Lingerie Enthusiast Caught on Video Surveillance

Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identity a suspect wanted for theft from La Senza, located within the Georgian Mall, at 509 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. It is...
September 6, 2017