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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Suspects Caught on Video with Stolen Credit Card

Suspects Caught on Video with Stolen Credit Card

On Sunday, February 25, 2018, a credit card had been stolen from a vehicle on Bayview Drive, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance at Circle K, located at 62 Essa Road and 100 Little Avenue,...
March 6, 2018
Police & the Community
Pedestrian Struck and Police are Seeking Witnesses

Pedestrian Struck and Police are Seeking Witnesses

Investigators with Barrie Police Traffic Services, is looking for witnesses following a fail to remain involving a pedestrian, on Friday, March 2, 2018. The collision took place just after 12:30 a...
March 2, 2018
Police & the Community
Female Arrested in Distraction Theft

Female Arrested in Distraction Theft

UPDATE: Monday, March 5th, 2018 Barrie Police Service has identified and arrested the female suspect wanted in relation to the theft of lottery tickets and cigarettes from Wednesday, February 21st...
March 2, 2018
Police & the Community
March is Fraud Prevention Month

March is Fraud Prevention Month

March is Fraud Prevention Month. The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) and the Barrie Police Service encourages you to know more about the different scams fraudsters use to steal money and/or...
March 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Gas Thief Disguises Plate in Multiple Thefts

Gas Thief Disguises Plate in Multiple Thefts

Barrie Police Service is asking for the public's assistance after the same suspect and vehicle have been used in multiple gas thefts in the past couple of months. On Sunday, February 11th,...
March 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspects Store of Choice - Circle K

Suspects Store of Choice - Circle K

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following two thefts at Circle K, located at 100 Little Avenue, in the City of Barrie. The suspect was caught...
March 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Toaster Enthusiast Sought in Shoplifting Incident

Toaster Enthusiast Sought in Shoplifting Incident

Barrie Police Service is investigating a shoplifting incident where a male who walked out of a north Barrie retail store did not pay for his cart full of items. On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at...
February 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Counterfeit Canadian Currency

Counterfeit Canadian Currency

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect who may be in possession and passing Canadian counterfeit currency.   Video surveillance captured the suspect...
February 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Vehicle Theft Caught on Video Surveillance

Vehicle Theft Caught on Video Surveillance

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following the theft of a Chevrolet Avalanche from an address on Big Bay Point Road, located in the City of Barrie....
February 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Celebrate Pink Shirt Day

Barrie Police Celebrate Pink Shirt Day

The Barrie Police Service proudly supports Pink Shirt Day and continues to raise awareness for anti-bullying. In today’s digital world, it can be impossible to escape online...
February 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Services Board Extends Chief Greenwood’s Contract

Barrie Police Services Board Extends Chief Greenwood’s Contract

On Thursday, February 15, 2018, the Barrie Police Services Board approved the extension of Barrie Police Chief Kimberley Greenwood until March 2021. Chief Greenwood was first appointed chief in...
February 16, 2018
Police & the Community
Update - Charges Laid Following Gunpoint Robbery

Update - Charges Laid Following Gunpoint Robbery

(Update) Tuesday, February 20, 2018 On Thursday, February 15, 2018, just before 12:00 p.m., a man was accosted and robbed of his vehicle at gun point outside his home on Kozlov Street, in the City...
February 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Several LIDS Lifted by Suspect

Several LIDS Lifted by Suspect

The Barrie Police are seeking public assistance in identifying two suspects following a theft at Georgian Mall, located at 509 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.   On Thursday, February...
February 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Don't Be Fooled By Love - Recognize Romance Scams

Don't Be Fooled By Love - Recognize Romance Scams

A Romance Scam involves any individual with false romantic intentions toward a victim in order to gain their trust and affection for the purpose of obtaining the victim’s money or access to...
February 14, 2018
Police & the Community
Arrested: Theft Suspect for Identification

Arrested: Theft Suspect for Identification

On Thursday, March 1st, 2018 police located the male responsible for the theft of meat and seafood from Zehrs from February 9th, 2018.  The 48-year-old Barrie male has been charged with Theft...
February 12, 2018
Police & the Community
Speedy Change Room Thief Takes Off with New Outfit

Speedy Change Room Thief Takes Off with New Outfit

The Barrie Police Service is looking to identify a male who pulled a change room quick change and left without paying for his new outfit. On Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at 12:00 pm the lone male...
February 8, 2018
Police & the Community
Group of Four Strike Various Stores in the Mall

Group of Four Strike Various Stores in the Mall

Barrie Police Service is investigating a string of thefts from various stores in the Georgian Mall between January 25th and February 1st where a team appear to execute a well laid out plan when...
February 7, 2018
Police & the Community
Male Identified After Selling Stolen Meat in Parking Lot

Male Identified After Selling Stolen Meat in Parking Lot

UPDATE: Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 @ 2:10 pm Barrie Police Service has identified the male suspect in relation to the theft of meat from the Real Canadian Superstore three (3) times in January....
February 6, 2018
Police & the Community
Un-plated Infiniti Involved in Gas Theft

Un-plated Infiniti Involved in Gas Theft

Barrie Police Service is investigating a theft of gas from a local gas station after a vehicle with no front or back licence plate filled up and left without paying. On Friday, February...
February 5, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigation Launched into a Couple of Quick Hand Thieves

Investigation Launched into a Couple of Quick Hand Thieves

On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 just after 2:00 pm an unknown male and female attended three (3) stores, Le Chateau, RW & Co and Sport Chek, located in the Georgian Mall at 509 Bayfield...
January 31, 2018
Police & the Community
Play video for Three Break Into Portables at Algonquin Ridge and Cause Damage
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Three Break Into Portables at Algonquin Ridge and Cause Damage

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in identifying and locating three (3) suspects after multiple portables were entered and trashed at a south end school. On Sunday,...
January 30, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspect Sought for Several Gas Thefts

Suspect Sought for Several Gas Thefts

  The Barrie Police is seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect responsible for several gas thefts throughout the City of Barrie. The suspect was caught on video surveillance...
January 30, 2018
Police & the Community
PlayStation Enthusiast Targets Shoppers Drug Mart

PlayStation Enthusiast Targets Shoppers Drug Mart

The Barrie Police are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft at Shoppers Drug Mart. On Sunday, January 21, 2018, at approximately 9:30 a.m., the suspect had been...
January 29, 2018
Police & the Community
Identity of Suspect Sought Following Armed Robbery

Identity of Suspect Sought Following Armed Robbery

Investigators with the Barrie Police Service are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect following a convenience store robbery. On Sunday, January 28, 2018, just before 3:00 a.m., a...
January 29, 2018
Police & the Community
Arrested: Police Looking for Pair of Produce Thieves

Arrested: Police Looking for Pair of Produce Thieves

Barrie Police Service received many tips on the identity of the suspects involved in theft of produce from Zehrs.  On Friday, January 26th, 2018 a 29-year-old Barrie man was charged with Theft...
January 26, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Looking to ID Tapping Fraudster

Police Looking to ID Tapping Fraudster

Barrie Police Service is asking for the public's assistance in locating a male who was captured on video purchasing a pack of cigarettes and some lottery tickets with a debit card stolen from a...
January 24, 2018
Police & the Community
Duo CHARGED in Team Theft

Duo CHARGED in Team Theft

UPDATE: Monday, March 12th, 2018 @ 8:30 am Barrie Police Service have identified and located both males responsible for the theft from Canadian Tire dating back to Saturday, January 13th, 2018....
January 22, 2018
Police & the Community
Case Closed in Clockwork Gas Theft

Case Closed in Clockwork Gas Theft

UPDATE: Monday, January 22nd, 2018 On Monday, January 22nd, 2018 a 29-year-old Barrie male was arrested and charged with the two thefts after police received information in regards to the...
January 18, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspect Arrested Following Cabela's Theft - One Suspect Remains Outstanding

Suspect Arrested Following Cabela's Theft - One Suspect Remains Outstanding

(Update) Wednesday, January 24, 2018 On Monday, January 15, 2018, at 4:00 p.m., two suspects were caught on video surveillance stealing a fish finder from Cabela's, located at 50 Concert Way,...
January 17, 2018
Police & the Community
Vehicle Located, Driver Still Outstanding Fail to Remain

Vehicle Located, Driver Still Outstanding Fail to Remain

UPDATE: Tuesday, January 16th, 2017 On Monday, January 15th, 2018 at 12:50 pm police were called to the parking lot at 73 Carol Road, in the City of Barrie, for a report of an abandoned vehicle...
January 15, 2018