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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Suspect in Car Theft and Gas Drive Off Sought

Suspect in Car Theft and Gas Drive Off Sought

Barrie Police are looking to identify a suspect involved in an incident where a vehicle was stolen from a driveway in Barrie and then used in a gas drive off theft the next morning at a gas...
November 1, 2017
Police & the Community
Female Takes More Than Just a Super Sized Fry with Order

Female Takes More Than Just a Super Sized Fry with Order

Barrie Police are looking to identify a female involved in a theft of a cell phone and car keys from a fast food restaurant on Bayfield Street. On Friday, October 20th, 2017 at 2:30pm a female...
October 31, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Police Looking to Identify Mischief Suspect

ARRESTED: Police Looking to Identify Mischief Suspect

Barrie Police Service received information shortly after the incident was posted to social media Monday where the identity of the suspect was confirmed.  On Monday, October 30th, 2017 a 17-year-...
October 30, 2017
Police & the Community
 Ashley JOHNSTON and Tamara HOLOTA Wanted After Theft at Grocery Store

Ashley JOHNSTON and Tamara HOLOTA Wanted After Theft at Grocery Store

Barrie Police Service has identified the two females wanted in relation to a theft at Zehrs located at 620 Yonge Street on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017.  Officers have been unable to locate the...
October 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Suspect in Possession of a Stolen Credit Card

Police Seeking Suspect in Possession of a Stolen Credit Card

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect believed to be in possession of a stolen credit card. In the early hours of Monday, October 23, 2017, a suspect...
October 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Investigators Seeking Witnesses In Collision Involving E-Bike and SUV

Investigators Seeking Witnesses In Collision Involving E-Bike and SUV

Barrie Police Service are currently seeking witnesses in a collision that occurred on an east end Barrie street Tuesday evening. On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 at 8:25pm on Johnston Street, in the...
October 23, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Stolen Motorcycle

Police Seeking Stolen Motorcycle

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance in an attempt to locate a stolen vehicle.  On Thursday, October 12, 2017, between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 7:20 p.m. a Harley...
October 23, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED: Female Caught on Video Stealing Vodka

WANTED: Female Caught on Video Stealing Vodka

Tamara HOLOTA of Barrie is wanted for Theft Under $5000, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime and two counts of Fail to Comply with Probation and a warrant has been sworn to for her arrest. ...
October 23, 2017
Police & the Community
Trio Wanted For Theft at Sport Check

Trio Wanted For Theft at Sport Check

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify three suspects following a theft at Sport Check, located at 70 Concert Way, in the City of Barrie. On Thursday, October...
October 20, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Police Looking to Identify Suspect Wanted in Fraud

ARRESTED - Police Looking to Identify Suspect Wanted in Fraud

(Update) Saturday, October 21, 2017 A 50-year old male and female from Barrie turned themselves into Police Friday evening following an incident that occurred on September 13, 2017, at TD...
October 20, 2017
Police & the Community
ARREST: Theft from Locker, Theft from Vehicle and then Fraudulent Use of Credit Card

ARREST: Theft from Locker, Theft from Vehicle and then Fraudulent Use of Credit Card

UPDATE: Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 Barrie Police Service have identified the female responsible for the theft and use of credit card in relation to various occurrences throughout the month of...
October 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Terrance BARRETT Convicted of Second-Degree Murder

Terrance BARRETT Convicted of Second-Degree Murder

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, Terrance BARRETT appeared in a Barrie Court of Justice and was found guilty of second-degree murder. On February 15, 2015, an altercation between BARRETT and the...
October 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Collision Reconstruction Investigators Seeking Witnesses

Collision Reconstruction Investigators Seeking Witnesses

On Monday, October 16th, 2017 at 2:30pm Barrie Police received multiple calls for a string of collisions along Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie, where one vehicle continued driving leaving the...
October 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Police in Ontario Conduct Human Trafficking Outreach through Operation Northern Spotlight

Police in Ontario Conduct Human Trafficking Outreach through Operation Northern Spotlight

(ORILLIA, ON) – Members of police services throughout Ontario were able to ensure the safety of 6 people who had been working in the sex trade and were in exploitative situations,...
October 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrested - Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Arrested - Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

(Update) Thursday, November 2, 2017 Police have arrested and charged a 23-year-old Barrie man following a theft at Loblaws on October 15, 2017. The accused appeared in bail court Wednesday...
October 17, 2017
Police & the Community
Over $1000 of Food and Merchandise Stolen from Zehrs

Over $1000 of Food and Merchandise Stolen from Zehrs

Thank you to the public for the assistance. The female has been identified. The investigation is continuing at this time. On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at approximately 9:25pm Loss Prevention...
October 16, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Look to Identify Driver After FTR

Police Look to Identify Driver After FTR

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance at identifying a male suspect and locating a vehicle responsible for a Fail to Remain collision. On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at...
October 11, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrested - Police Seeking Theft Suspect

Arrested - Police Seeking Theft Suspect

(Update) Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Police have arrested and charged a 33-year-old Barrie man following a theft at Joe's No frills on September 24, 2017. The 33-year-old Barrie man has...
October 10, 2017
Police & the Community
Saving Lives During Operation Impact

Saving Lives During Operation Impact

Barrie Police Service participated in Operation Impact from Friday, October 6th to Monday, October 9th, 2017.  Through enforcement and education, the roadways in the City of Barrie are...
October 6, 2017
Police & the Community
MEDIA INVITE: Official Launch of "Report a Bully" Button

MEDIA INVITE: Official Launch of "Report a Bully" Button

This Friday, October 6th is our official launch of our confidential bullying reporting system. Our goal is to add a tool and provide another avenue for our youth to report cases of bullying...
October 3, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: William WINSTANLEY for Two Robberies at Petro Canada

ARRESTED: William WINSTANLEY for Two Robberies at Petro Canada

Barrie Police Service received multiple tips from citizens in Barrie who had identified the accused and knew his location.  On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 5:45pm Police attended the parking...
October 2, 2017
Police & the Community
Male Charged After Investigation into Historical Sexual Assaults Involving a Young Person

Male Charged After Investigation into Historical Sexual Assaults Involving a Young Person

The Barrie Police Crimes Against Persons Unit, in conjunction with the Ontario Provincial Police, began an investigation after receiving a report of historical sexual assaults involving a young...
October 2, 2017
Police & the Community
Swift Break and Enter Suspect Sought

Swift Break and Enter Suspect Sought

On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 3:20 am police were called to the Buy, Sell & Trade Pawn Shop located at 112 Bradford Street, in the City of Barrie, for a report of a break and enter. ...
September 28, 2017
Police & the Community
A Brazen Daytime Theft from Staples

A Brazen Daytime Theft from Staples

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft at Staples, located at 36 Barrie View Drive, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured the...
September 27, 2017
Police & the Community
Suspects Wanted for Fraud and Possession of Stolen Property

Suspects Wanted for Fraud and Possession of Stolen Property

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify two suspects believed to be in possession of a stolen credit card. In the early hours of Saturday, September 23, 2017, a...
September 27, 2017
Police & the Community
Sweet Smelling Criminals Wanted for a Break and Enter

Sweet Smelling Criminals Wanted for a Break and Enter

Barrie Police have recently received photos from a break and enter that occurred on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 380 Mapleview Drive, in the City of Barrie...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED: Alan MONAGUE for Theft at Sears

WANTED: Alan MONAGUE for Theft at Sears

UPDATE: Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips identifying the male responsible for the theft from Sears on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017.  At this time the...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrested - Concealing Licence Plates Will Not Hide Ones Identity

Arrested - Concealing Licence Plates Will Not Hide Ones Identity

(Update) Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Police have arrested and charged a 52-year-old Barrie man following a theft of gas on September 8, 2017. Further investigation identified the male as the...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Suspect Following Gas Drive Off

Police Seeking Suspect Following Gas Drive Off

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft of gas that occurred just before 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017.   The...
September 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Adidas Enthusiast Wanted for Theft

Adidas Enthusiast Wanted for Theft

Barrie Police Service attended the Circle K located at 151 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie, in regards to a string of thefts.   On Thursday, September 21st, 2017 officers spoke to the...
September 26, 2017