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Possession of Child Po...
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Male Arrested After Th...
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Unwanted Male Assaults...
Thu., Sep. 28, 2017 - 12:01 am
Theft of Donation Box
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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Bear Wise by The Ministry of Natural Resources

Bear Wise by The Ministry of Natural Resources

The Ministry of Natural Resources’ Bear Wise program operates a toll-free Bear Reporting Line which is open 24-hours a day, seven days a week between April and November.  Callers will...
June 13, 2017
Police & the Community
Two Males Arrested for Trafficking Cocaine, Heroin and Marijuana

Two Males Arrested for Trafficking Cocaine, Heroin and Marijuana

Barrie Police Street Crime Unit began a preliminary investigation after receiving information into persons involved in suspected drug trafficking within the City of Barrie. On Friday, June 9th,...
June 12, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Federal Inmate Wanted by Provincial R.O.P.E Squad

ARRESTED - Federal Inmate Wanted by Provincial R.O.P.E Squad

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) arrested Terrence MATHESON on Friday, June 16, 2017, in the City of Toronto. MATHESON turned himself into Toronto Police later Friday afternoon. The...
June 12, 2017
Police & the Community
Investigators Seeking Suspect Following a Second Robbery Saturday Morning

Investigators Seeking Suspect Following a Second Robbery Saturday Morning

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a robbery. On Saturday, June 10, at 3:50 a.m., police were called to Mac’...
June 12, 2017
Police & the Community
Early Morning Robbery Suspect Sought

Early Morning Robbery Suspect Sought

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following an early morning robbery. On Saturday, June 10, at 3:05 a.m., police...
June 12, 2017
Police & the Community
Notice of Marine Regulations for Illuminate Barrie Kickoff- Snowbirds Air Show

Notice of Marine Regulations for Illuminate Barrie Kickoff- Snowbirds Air Show

On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 the Barrie Police Service Marine Unit will be working in conjunction with surrounding police services as well as the City of Barrie and the Government of Canada to...
June 8, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Receive New Leads on Firearms Stolen from Cabela’s

Police Receive New Leads on Firearms Stolen from Cabela’s

On Friday, February 24, just after 11:30 p.m. Police responded to an alarm at Cabela's located in Park Place, in the City of Barrie. A quick entry was gained after the suspects used ...
June 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Witnesses Following a Fail to Remain

Police Seeking Witnesses Following a Fail to Remain

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, police responded to a motor vehicle collision that occurred on Dunlop Street, west of Tiffin Street, in the City of Barrie, between 1:40 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. The area in...
June 6, 2017
Police & the Community
Case Closed in String of Thefts

Case Closed in String of Thefts

UPDATE: Friday, June 9th, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips via social media, email, phone and Crime Stoppers in response to the identity of female suspect #2.  The female also...
June 6, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Suspect in Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

Police Seeking Suspect in Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

Police are looking to identify a suspect who is responsible for the theft of gas and is believed to be in possession of a stolen vehicle. On Wednesday, May 31, 2017, just before 8:00 a.m., the...
June 6, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Mickey Mouse Caught Mousing Around on Camera

ARRESTED - Mickey Mouse Caught Mousing Around on Camera

On Monday, May 8, 2017, two suspects were captured on video surveillance stealing product from Canada Computers, located at 510 Bryne Drive, in the City of Barrie. After receiving numerous tips...
June 2, 2017
Police & the Community
Joint statement of the Barrie Police Service and Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

Joint statement of the Barrie Police Service and Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

On Monday, March 20, 2017, members of the Barrie Police Investigative Services attended a sudden death of a 26-year-old Barrie male. Investigators seized a small vial of white powder from the...
June 1, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Looking to Speak to Male

Barrie Police Looking to Speak to Male

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating an incident that took place at Walmart, located at 450 Bayfield Street in the City of Barrie, on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017.   Specific details...
June 1, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Collaborate and Innovate to Seek Resolution - Simcoe County Case Files

Police Collaborate and Innovate to Seek Resolution - Simcoe County Case Files

(BARRIE, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Barrie Police Service are turning to video vignettes and a rolling billboard to generate information on unsolved murders and...
May 30, 2017
Police & the Community
Play video for Home Invasion Suspects Caught on Camera
Play Video

Home Invasion Suspects Caught on Camera

Barrie Police Detectives have received video footage from a local business showing two suspects before and after they forcefully entered a downtown apartment. On Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 2:25am...
May 30, 2017
Police & the Community
Police To Unveil Innovative Joint Investigation - Media Conference

Police To Unveil Innovative Joint Investigation - Media Conference

(ORILLIA, ON) – Members of the media are invited to join representatives from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Barrie Police Service tomorrow as they unveil a collaborative effort to try...
May 30, 2017
Police & the Community
Use of Stolen Credit Card After Vehicle Entered Overnight

Use of Stolen Credit Card After Vehicle Entered Overnight

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male responsible for fraudulent transactions with stolen credit cards. On Thursday, May 18th, 2017 between the...
May 26, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Suspects Sought by Police Following an Attempt Robbery

ARRESTED: Suspects Sought by Police Following an Attempt Robbery

Barrie Police received multiple tips on the identification of the two suspects. As the investigation continued, it was determined only one of the suspects was responsible for the robbery.  A 17-...
May 24, 2017
Police & the Community
Loaded Firearm and Drugs Seized

Loaded Firearm and Drugs Seized

On Monday, May 22nd, 2017 at 6:48am police observed a suspicious vehicle parked at the rear of Quality Inn, located at 75 Hart Drive, in the City of Barrie.  A male and female were located...
May 23, 2017
Police & the Community
The Barrie Police Service Celebrates Canada’s 150th Anniversary

The Barrie Police Service Celebrates Canada’s 150th Anniversary

On Saturday, July 1, 2017, Canadians will not only be celebrating Canada Day; Canadians will be celebrating the nation’s 150th anniversary. The 150th anniversary of Canada, also known as the...
May 23, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Police Looking to ID Male After Downtown Theft

ARRESTED: Police Looking to ID Male After Downtown Theft

The Barrie Police have arrested a male in connection with the theft of cardiovascular supplements after various tips came in including local officers recognizing him. The 43-year-old Barrie male was...
May 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Road Safety Week Entails R.I.D.E Spot Check in Barrie

Road Safety Week Entails R.I.D.E Spot Check in Barrie

This year, the campaign “Share the Road - Drive Safe!” was launched during the 2017 Police Week to help draw attention to the fact that keeping our roadways and highways safe is a...
May 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Service Helps Launch “Share the Road” Drive Safe! Campaign

Barrie Police Service Helps Launch “Share the Road” Drive Safe! Campaign

(Barrie, ON) – The Barrie Police Service today helped launched the 2017 Drive Safe! R.I.D.E Campaign, a Province-wide campaign designed to keep our roadways among the safest in North America....
May 16, 2017
Police & the Community
LOCATED: 68-year-old Susan KRUGER

LOCATED: 68-year-old Susan KRUGER

Located - Susan Kruger (68-years-old) Thank you for the public's assistance. The female has been located safely. The Barrie Police is seeking the public's assistance in...
May 15, 2017
Police & the Community
Trio Caught on Camera Using Stolen Cards

Trio Caught on Camera Using Stolen Cards

Three males are currently wanted by Barrie Police Service after exceptionally clear video was collected showing the trio using stolen debit cards only moments after going missing. On Saturday, May...
May 15, 2017
Police & the Community
All Time Low – Thief Caught on Surveillance Stealing A Donation Box

All Time Low – Thief Caught on Surveillance Stealing A Donation Box

The Barrie Police are requesting the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft from Bayfield Mall, located at 320 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Police obtained...
May 10, 2017
Police & the Community
Identity of Theft Suspect Sought

Identity of Theft Suspect Sought

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect captured on video surveillance following a theft at Zehrs located at 11 Bryne Drive, in the City of Barrie, on...
May 10, 2017
Police & the Community
Identity Thief Driving Luxury Vehicle

Identity Thief Driving Luxury Vehicle

Barrie Police are currently investigating an interesting case of identity fraud after the victim received a bill from the 407ETR for a vehicle she had never seen before. On Sunday, April 29th,...
May 9, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Presented with an Award from Blue Line Magazine

Barrie Police Presented with an Award from Blue Line Magazine

The Barrie Police Service was nominated in 2016 and won Canada's Best Dressed Police Vehicle. The vehicle appeared in the January 2017 issue of Blue Line Magazine . The award was presented to...
May 8, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Arrest and Charge Two Men and One Youth with Child Pornography

Barrie Police Arrest and Charge Two Men and One Youth with Child Pornography

Members of the Barrie Police Service Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit have made three separate arrests following lengthy investigations related to online exploitation of children. The three...
May 4, 2017