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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Confusion Criminal Dashes with Lotto Tickets

Confusion Criminal Dashes with Lotto Tickets

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating a shameless theft in the middle of the day from a east end gas station. On Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 2:30 pm the male suspect entered the Shell...
April 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigators Appealing to the Public for Assistance

Investigators Appealing to the Public for Assistance

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a robbery suspect following a lengthy investigation. On Thursday December 17, 2017, just before 10:...
April 3, 2018
Police & the Community
Gas Theft Suspect in Possession of Stolen Licence Plates

Gas Theft Suspect in Possession of Stolen Licence Plates

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft of gas that occurred at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, March 19, 2018.  The theft had been captured...
April 3, 2018
Police & the Community
Swift and Practiced Thief Caught on Camera

Swift and Practiced Thief Caught on Camera

Barrie Police Service is currently investing a theft from Sport Chek where a female suspect removed security tags before concealing items and fleeing from the mall. On Thursday, March 29th,...
April 3, 2018
Police & the Community
Federal Inmate Wanted - Shimon Abrahams

Federal Inmate Wanted - Shimon Abrahams

(TORONTO, ON) – The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (R.O.P.E.) Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as a result of...
March 29, 2018
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Service Citizens Police Academy

Barrie Police Service Citizens Police Academy

** Spring Citizens Police Academy Starting May 2nd ** Registration is now CLOSED The Barrie Police Service is pleased to announce the launch of our first ever Citizen Police Academy! Have...
March 29, 2018
Police & the Community
Female & Male Arrested: Distraction Theft at LCBO

Female & Male Arrested: Distraction Theft at LCBO

UPDATE: Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 Barrie Police Service has located the female wanted for Theft Over $5000. The 38-year-old Barrie female will attend a Barrie court to answer to her charges in...
March 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Arrested - Cabela's Theft

Arrested - Cabela's Theft

(Update) Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Police have arrested and charged two suspects following a theft at Cabela's on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. It is believed the suspects had stolen over $800....
March 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Thieves Never Win

Thieves Never Win

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft. On Friday, March 16, 2018, police were called to Winners located at 411 Bayfield Street, in...
March 28, 2018
Police & the Community
Smooth Criminals Steal Wallet and Charge Over $7500

Smooth Criminals Steal Wallet and Charge Over $7500

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male and female involved in a theft and fraud that occurred at a grocery store in Barrie. On Saturday, March 10th...
March 27, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspect Sought by Police

Suspect Sought by Police

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft, which quickly led to a robbery after an employee had been assaulted. On Thursday...
March 27, 2018
Police & the Community
Stingy Robbery Suspect Arrested

Stingy Robbery Suspect Arrested

UPDATED: Monday, April 2nd, 2018 Barrie Police have made an arrest in connection with the robbery that occurred on Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 at the Circle K located at 353 Duckworth Street, in the...
March 27, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Looking for Stolen Dirt Bike

Police Looking for Stolen Dirt Bike

Police were called to an address on Emms Drive, in the City of Barrie, on Saturday, March 24, 2018, following the theft of a dirt bike. The suspect(s) had entered the victim’s garage and...
March 27, 2018
Police & the Community
Theft at the Source

Theft at the Source

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft, which occurred at the Source, located at 33 Mapleview Drive, West, in the City of Barrie. On...
March 26, 2018
Police & the Community
Rare and Unique Set of Sterling Silver Ingots Stolen

Rare and Unique Set of Sterling Silver Ingots Stolen

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating the theft of a rare and unique collection of sterling silver ingots.  The theft is believed to have occurred between October 2017 and the...
March 22, 2018
Police & the Community
Barrie Police To Hold Gun Amnesty During April Safely surrender weapons and accessories by appointment only

Barrie Police To Hold Gun Amnesty During April Safely surrender weapons and accessories by appointment only

(BARRIE, ON) – The Barrie Police Service in collaboration with the Ontario Provincial Police is holding a Gun Amnesty during the month of April. The Gun Amnesty is for anyone who resides in...
March 22, 2018
Police & the Community
Structure Fire Now Deemed Arson

Structure Fire Now Deemed Arson

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking the public’s assistance following a structure fire on Essa Road, in the City of Barrie. On Saturday, March 17, 2018, Barrie Police and...
March 18, 2018
Police & the Community
Tooth Brush Shoplifter Fled in Oldsmobile

Tooth Brush Shoplifter Fled in Oldsmobile

Barrie Police Service is currently looking to identify a male wanted stealing $200.00 worth of toothbrushes at a local drug store. On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 11:30 am a male entered the...
March 16, 2018
Police & the Community
Medication Return and Naloxone Clinic

Medication Return and Naloxone Clinic

UPDATE: Thursday, March 29th, 2018 On Friday, March 23rd, 2018 the Barrie Police Service, partnering with Georgian College and Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit participated in a medication...
March 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Gas Theft Caught on Video

Gas Theft Caught on Video

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft of gas that occurred just after 6:00 p.m. on Friday, March 9, 2018.  The theft had been...
March 14, 2018
Police & the Community
 Police Urge Ontarians to “Know Your Source”

Police Urge Ontarians to “Know Your Source”

The Barrie Police Service is supporting the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police’s (OACP) 2018 Crime Prevention campaign (#CrimePreventionONT). The goal of this year’s campaign...
March 14, 2018
Police & the Community
Arrested: Two Suspects for Robbery

Arrested: Two Suspects for Robbery

UPDATE: Monday, April 2nd, 2018 On Saturday, March 31st, 2018 the wanted male was located by Peel Regional Police and arrested on the strength of the warrant.  He was returned to the...
March 14, 2018
Police & the Community
New Funding to Keep Barrie Safe: Province Helping Barrie Police Service Combat Crime

New Funding to Keep Barrie Safe: Province Helping Barrie Police Service Combat Crime

Ontario is providing new funding for police services across the province to support programs tailored to the unique needs of each local community. This grant program uses forfeited money generated...
March 9, 2018
Police & the Community
Historical Sports Memorabilia Scrap Book Located by Police

Historical Sports Memorabilia Scrap Book Located by Police

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the owner of a scrap book containing historical hockey memorabilia from the 1970's. The downtown Community Response Unit (CRU) located the scrap...
March 8, 2018
Police & the Community
Formal Statement Issued by the Family of Mandy Thompson

Formal Statement Issued by the Family of Mandy Thompson

The family has requested privacy at this time, although have provided a formal statement in regards to the announcement issued by police on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. “Our family would...
March 7, 2018
Police & the Community
Human Remains Discovered - Remains Positively Identified

Human Remains Discovered - Remains Positively Identified

(ORO-MEDONTE TOWNSHIP, ON) – On Tuesday February 27, 2018, shortly before 8:00 a.m.,  officers from the Barrie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)...
March 6, 2018
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