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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Male Sought After Attempt Theft of Power Tools Valued at Over $300

Male Sought After Attempt Theft of Power Tools Valued at Over $300

Barrie Police Service is currently looking for the public's assistance in locating a male who fled a Loss Prevention Officer after walking straight out the front door with power tools...
June 18, 2018
Police & the Community
Robbery Suspect Sought by Police

Robbery Suspect Sought by Police

Investigators with the Barrie Police Service are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect following a convenience store robbery. On Friday, June 15, 2018, at 3:18 a.m., a suspect entered...
June 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Federal Inmate Arrested - Keith James

Federal Inmate Arrested - Keith James

(Update) Monday, June 18, 2018 On Monday, June 18, 2018, the Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (R.O.P.E.) Squad located and arrested federal offender Keith James.  The accused was...
June 14, 2018
Police & the Community
Video Surveillance Captures Suspect in Possession of Stolen Property

Video Surveillance Captures Suspect in Possession of Stolen Property

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a woman who is believed to be in possession of a stolen debit credit. On Sunday June 10, 2018, a wallet had had been stolen...
June 14, 2018
Police & the Community
 Suspects Sought Following Theft at Shoppers Drug Mart

Suspects Sought Following Theft at Shoppers Drug Mart

Barrie Police have recently received photos from a theft that occurred on Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 420 Essa Road, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured...
June 13, 2018
Police & the Community
Constable  Sarah  Bamford and  Sergeant  Peter  Leon  Honoured with the Catherine  Martin  Award  of  Excellence  in  Media  Relations

Constable Sarah Bamford and Sergeant Peter Leon Honoured with the Catherine Martin Award of Excellence in Media Relations

(Toronto, ON) – Ontario’s police leaders are proud to announce that Constable  Sarah  Bamford of the Barrie Police Service and Sergeant Peter  Leon  of the Ontario...
June 13, 2018
Police & the Community
 UPDATE - Third Suspect Arrested Following Shooting in Barrie

UPDATE - Third Suspect Arrested Following Shooting in Barrie

Investigators with Barrie Police Service have arrested a third man and are seeking 21-year-old Jesse Breese and one unidentified male. It has been determined a total of four men were involved in...
June 10, 2018
Police & the Community
UPDATE - Fourth Suspect Identified and Wanted for Shooting - Jesse Breese (21 yrs.)

UPDATE - Fourth Suspect Identified and Wanted for Shooting - Jesse Breese (21 yrs.)

Investigators with Barrie Police Service are now seeking a fourth suspect as part of an ongoing investigation into a shooting that occurred in the City of Barrie, on Sunday June 3, 2018. The...
June 10, 2018
Police & the Community
Street Crime Arrests Lead to Cocaine and Cash Seized

Street Crime Arrests Lead to Cocaine and Cash Seized

After a month long investigation, the Barrie Police Street Crime Unit has charged three (3) people with drug trafficking related charges. On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 members of the Barrie Police...
June 8, 2018
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Two Suspects Wanted After Break and Enter and Theft of Two Vehicles

UPDATE: Two Suspects Wanted After Break and Enter and Theft of Two Vehicles

UPDATE: Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 Barrie Police Service received a call from Waterloo Regional Police after the 1999 Ford F350 stolen from an address on Garabaldi Drive...
June 8, 2018
Police & the Community
 UPDATE: Second Male Arrested Following Shooting in Barrie

UPDATE: Second Male Arrested Following Shooting in Barrie

Investigators with Barrie Police Service have arrested a second man and are seeking two additional suspects as part of an ongoing investigation into a shooting that occurred in the City of Barrie, on...
June 7, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Look to ID Repeat Pump and Dash Customer

Police Look to ID Repeat Pump and Dash Customer

Barrie Police are looking to identify a male who has spent the last six (6) months pumping gas and driving off without paying. On Sunday, May 26th, 2018 at approximately 12:50 pm the male suspect...
June 7, 2018
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Suspect Sought After Vehicle with Dog Inside Stolen and Then Ditched

ARRESTED: Suspect Sought After Vehicle with Dog Inside Stolen and Then Ditched

UPDATE: Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 On Friday, June 8th, 2018 police received various tips identifying the male suspect involved in the theft of vehicle, identification and tools from May 30th,...
June 6, 2018
Police & the Community
Possession of Stolen Credit Card

Possession of Stolen Credit Card

On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, a credit card had been stolen from a vehicle parked at a residence located on Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured a suspect utilizing...
June 5, 2018
Police & the Community
One Man Arrested Following Shooting in Barrie

One Man Arrested Following Shooting in Barrie

On Sunday, June 3, 2018, just after 4:00 p.m., Barrie Police responded to reports of a shooting outside an apartment complex, located at 90 Edgehill Drive, in the City of Barrie. Prior to...
June 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Officers Looking to Identify a Suspect After Grocery Store Assault

Officers Looking to Identify a Suspect After Grocery Store Assault

A seemingly unprovoked assault in the middle of the day at a Barrie grocery store has launched an investigation by officers to identify the suspect. On Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at approximately 2:45...
June 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Theft of Formula and Allergy Medication

Theft of Formula and Allergy Medication

Barrie Police Service is currently looking to identify a male who appeared to have a well laid out plan for theft that was foiled by an observant store manager. On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 at 2:20...
June 4, 2018
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Sweet Smelling Thief Sought

ARRESTED: Sweet Smelling Thief Sought

UPDATE: Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 Barrie Police received multiple tips leading to the identity of the suspect responsible for the theft of cologne from Shoppers Drug Mart on Thursday, May...
June 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Toys R Us Theft - Suspects Wanted

Toys R Us Theft - Suspects Wanted

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft. On Friday, June 1, 2018, police were called to Toys R Us, located at 555 Bayfield Street, in...
June 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Walmart Theft – Suspect Sought

Walmart Theft – Suspect Sought

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft. On Thursday, May 24, 2018, police were called to Walmart, located at 456 Bayfield Street, in...
June 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft. On Sunday, May 20, 2018, police were called to a convenience store, located on Owen Street,...
June 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Three Sea-Doos Stolen in Nighttime Theft

Three Sea-Doos Stolen in Nighttime Theft

On Sunday, May 20th, 2018 at approximately 10:25 pm three (3) suspects were caught on video surveillance entering St. Onge Recreation located at 65 Hart Drive, in the City of Barrie.  A white...
May 30, 2018
Police & the Community
2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run

2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run

Members of the Barrie Police Service will be participating in the Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of Special Olympics. Law enforcement runners will be joined by Special Olympians who will...
May 23, 2018
Police & the Community
Detectives Looking to ID Robbery Suspect

Detectives Looking to ID Robbery Suspect

On Friday, May 4th, 2018 at 10:50 am Barrie Police Service received a call from the employee working at Ultramar located at 90 Mapleview Drive East, in the City of Barrie, after a robbery...
May 23, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigation Underway After Vehicle and Cyclist Collide

Investigation Underway After Vehicle and Cyclist Collide

On Sunday, May 20th, 2018 shortly before 11:00 pm a collision occurred between a vehicle and bicycle on Bayfiled Street, just north of Cundles Road, in the City of Barrie.  The driver of the...
May 21, 2018
Police & the Community
Canada Road Safety Week: Taking the ‘D’ out of ‘Driving’

Canada Road Safety Week: Taking the ‘D’ out of ‘Driving’

Today marks the beginning of Canada Road Safety Week, a 7-day national campaign aimed at making Canada's roads the safest in the world. All enforcement agencies across the country have been...
May 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Project E.R.A.S.E

Project E.R.A.S.E

Project E.R.A.S.E.  E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activity On Streets Everywhere) is an awareness and enforcement campaign operated jointly by police services across Ontario in...
May 11, 2018
Police & the Community
 Barrie Police Gun Amnesty Results

Barrie Police Gun Amnesty Results

The Barrie Police Service has received and rendered safe numerous weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition during a month-long Gun Amnesty. During April 2018, the Barrie Police Service...
May 10, 2018
Police & the Community
Stolen Van Recovered But Suspect Still Outstanding

Stolen Van Recovered But Suspect Still Outstanding

Barrie Police Service are looking for the public's assistance in idnetifying a male involved in a theft of a vehicle from a residence in downtown Barrie in early April. On Friday, April 6th,...
May 8, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Week - Celebrating Policing and Community Partnerships

Police Week - Celebrating Policing and Community Partnerships

May 13 to 19 has been designated as Police Week in Ontario. Police Week was observed in 1970 and coincides with Peace Officers Memorial Day, which is recognized internationally on May 15. Our...
May 4, 2018