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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Identity Theft Suspect Sought

Identity Theft Suspect Sought

The Barrie Police have commenced an investigation into an alleged case of identity theft, which first occurred on January 20, 2017, at CIBC located at Cundles Road and Bayfield Street, in the of...
February 2, 2017
Police & the Community
Two Males Head Straight for the Meat

Two Males Head Straight for the Meat

Barrie Police have collected video from a theft of meat where two males entered a store knowing exactly what they were coming for and wasted no time leaving with their goods. On Thursday, January...
February 2, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED: Daniel Baker- Police Looking to ID Male Stealing Roasts

WANTED: Daniel Baker- Police Looking to ID Male Stealing Roasts

UPDATE: Friday, February 3rd, 2017 Barrie Police have received numerous tips via Crime Stoppers and email identifying this male. Police are currently looking to locate 28-year-old male Daniel...
February 1, 2017
Police & the Community
$1000 Fentanyl Tip Rewards Offered by Crime Stoppers Simcoe-Dufferin-Muskoka

$1000 Fentanyl Tip Rewards Offered by Crime Stoppers Simcoe-Dufferin-Muskoka

Crime Stoppers of Simcoe-Duffferin-Muskoka have an exciting new announcement as we join together in the fight against opioids in our community. During the months of February and March...
January 31, 2017
Police & the Community
Keeping Pets Safe

Keeping Pets Safe

Even with fur coats, pets need to be protected from the cold; exposure to harsh conditions can cause serious illness or death to animals. Ontario's Laws require that animal’s receive...
January 31, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Fire, Police to be Equipped with Life-Saving Naloxone Kits

Barrie Fire, Police to be Equipped with Life-Saving Naloxone Kits

Starting in February, all front-line Barrie Fire and Emergency Service (BFES) personnel and Barrie Police officers will begin being equipped with the life-saving, anti-opioid drug naloxone. This...
January 30, 2017
Police & the Community
Suspects Dirty Laundry Caught on Video Surveillance

Suspects Dirty Laundry Caught on Video Surveillance

Police have obtained video surveillance from a theft that occurred on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at the Laundry Mart located at 150 St. Vincent Street, in the City of Barrie, and are seeking the public...
January 24, 2017
Police & the Community
IDENTIFIED: Male Steals Wallet and Uses Cards

IDENTIFIED: Male Steals Wallet and Uses Cards

 UPDATE: Monday, January 31st, 2017 Barrie Police have received an overwhelming amount of tips in regards to the identity of the male responsible for the theft of the wallet and cell phone....
January 23, 2017
Police & the Community
Investigation Concluded with No Criminal Offence

Investigation Concluded with No Criminal Offence

UPDATE: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 Barrie Police have concluded their investigation into the incident and it was determined no criminal offence occurred. The male runner was identified and...
January 20, 2017
Police & the Community
Food Truck Driver Arrested for Trafficking

Food Truck Driver Arrested for Trafficking

UPDATE ON LIST OF CHARGES and ACCUSED PARTIES- Friday, January 20th, 2017 A 53-year-old Oro-Medonte male was charged with: Trafficking- Marijuana  Trafficking- Cannabis Resin...
January 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Looking to Identify Male

Police Looking to Identify Male

Barrie Police are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male involved in an attempt theft from Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie. On Sunday, January 15th...
January 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Card Left in ATM Becomes Crime of Opportunity

Card Left in ATM Becomes Crime of Opportunity

Barrie Police have now received surveillance video from an ATM located at a mall in Barrie and are hoping a member of the public can assistance in identifying the suspect.  On Saturday,...
January 17, 2017
Police & the Community
LOCATED: Missing Person Henry LAMBERT

LOCATED: Missing Person Henry LAMBERT

UPDATE: Friday, January 13th, 2017 @ 7:00pm Barrie Police would like to thank those who shared information and the photo of missing person, Henry Lambert.  The male has been located and...
January 13, 2017
Police & the Community
Retirement of Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson

Retirement of Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson

On Thursday, December 8th, 2016, Barrie Police Service Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson announced his intention to retire, effective August 31, 2017 after 35 years of dedicated police service. Deputy...
January 12, 2017
Police & the Community
Suspect Sought in Attempt Theft

Suspect Sought in Attempt Theft

Barrie Police have received video footage of an attempt theft that occurred over the weekend and wish for the public's assistance in identifying the female suspect. On Saturday, January 7th,...
January 11, 2017
Police & the Community
January is Crime Stoppers Month

January is Crime Stoppers Month

A flag was raised at Barrie City Hall on Monday, January 9, 2017, in recognition of Crime Stoppers month. Crime Stoppers of Simcoe Dufferin Muskoka is just one of many...
January 9, 2017
Police & the Community
NoFrills Theft - Police Looking to Speak with Suspect

NoFrills Theft - Police Looking to Speak with Suspect

Police have obtained video surveillance from a theft that occurred on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at NoFrills located at 165 Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie, and are seeking the public’s...
January 6, 2017
Police & the Community
Federal Parolee Arrested

Federal Parolee Arrested

Update - Monday, January 9, 2017 The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad has arrested Allen Kabvitok. The accused turned himself into police and was arrested North Bay Sunday...
January 5, 2017
Police & the Community
Federal Parolee Arrested

Federal Parolee Arrested

UPDATE: Monday, March 6th, 2017 The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad has located the wanted male at a motel in the City of Orillia. The male was arrested and charged with...
January 5, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrested - Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Arrested - Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Update - Wednesday, January 4, 2017 A 28-year old Barrie male has been arrested following a theft at Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street,in the City of Barrie on Sunday, October,2, 2016. Aside...
January 4, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Theft by Opportunity

ARRESTED: Theft by Opportunity

UPDATE: Monday, January 30th, 2017 On Monday, January 23rd, 2017 at 21-year-old Barrie male attended the Barrie Police Service to speak to investigating officers in relation to the incident at...
January 4, 2017
Police & the Community
Freezin' For A Reason Raised $15,000

Freezin' For A Reason Raised $15,000

The 2017 Polar Plunge held on Sunday, February 5, 2017, raised $15,000 for Special Olympics and the Barrie Trojan Swim Club. $7,090.00  was raised by members of the Barrie Police...
January 4, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Arrest Made in Robbery at XTR Gas Station

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Robbery at XTR Gas Station

UPDATE: Thursday, January 5th, 2017 Barrie Police received various tips from the community ultimately identifying the male responsible for the offence.  A warrant was executed at the suspects...
January 3, 2017
Police & the Community
Road Rage Incident Leads to Charges for Both Drivers

Road Rage Incident Leads to Charges for Both Drivers

Barrie Police Service have been investigation a road rage incident for many days resulting in charges for both parties involved. On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 at 11:10am Barrie Police received a...
December 30, 2016
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Arrest Made in Break and Enter to Sunnidale Road Home with Resident Inside

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Break and Enter to Sunnidale Road Home with Resident Inside

UPDATE: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 Concluding the investigation, the 16-year-old male has been charged with: Break & Enter Mischief Over $5000 Assault Concluding the...
December 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Scared Dog Rescued and Returned to Owner Safely

Scared Dog Rescued and Returned to Owner Safely

Barrie Police Officers were called to the area of Duckworth Street and the 400 Highway after receiving a report of a dog on the loose in the area. On Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:25am police...
December 29, 2016
Police & the Community
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UPDATE: Fail to Remain Suspect Sought

UPDATE: Friday, December 30th, 2016 On Thursday, December 29th, 2016 the driver of the green Dodge Caravan responsible for the collision attended the Barrie Police Service to turn himself in...
December 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Barrie OPP and Barrie Police Auxiliary Units Team Up to Stuff A Cruiser Event

Barrie OPP and Barrie Police Auxiliary Units Team Up to Stuff A Cruiser Event

(BARRIE, ON) – On Saturday, December 17, 2016, the Barrie OPP and Barrie Police Auxiliary Units teamed up for the annual CRAM A CRUISER EVENT for the 2016 holiday season. A group of...
December 22, 2016
Police & the Community
False Alarm Response and Fee Changes

False Alarm Response and Fee Changes

As a result of the escalating number of false alarms responded to by Barrie Police Service, a False Alarm Policy was introduced in 2010. Responding to false alarms delay officers from more emergent...
December 22, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Beer Keg Enthusiast following a Break and Enter

Police Seeking Beer Keg Enthusiast following a Break and Enter

The Barrie Police Service has received video surveillance and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect responsible for a break and enter at Jack Astor’s Bar and Grill...
December 21, 2016