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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Located - Crystal Mills (47 yrs.)

Located - Crystal Mills (47 yrs.)

Update - Wednesday, December 21, 2016 Police have located Crystal Mills in good health. Thank you to our local media partners and social media followers for your assistance....
December 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Residential Break and Enter

Residential Break and Enter

Barrie Police are currently investigating a break and enter into a residential property in the south end of Barrie over the weekend. Sometime over night from Saturday, December 17th, 2016 to...
December 20, 2016
Police & the Community
Thief Caught on Surveillance Fleeing from Loss Prevention

Thief Caught on Surveillance Fleeing from Loss Prevention

UPDATE: Thursday, January 12th, 2017 Barrie Police received numerous tips in relation to the identification of the suspect.  She has been identified as a 28-year-old Barrie female and charged...
December 20, 2016
Police & the Community
Firearms and Drugs Seized in Search Warrant

Firearms and Drugs Seized in Search Warrant

Investigators with the Barrie Police Street Crime Unit have arrested a man and woman after executing a Criminal Code Search Warrant in the City of Barrie. On Tuesday, December, 13, 2016...
December 20, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Person Located

Missing Person Located

Update - Tuesday, January, 10 2017 On Friday, December 28, 2016 Tyler HILLYER was reported missing by his family. A missing persons investigation was commenced and on Wednesday, January 4,...
December 20, 2016
Police & the Community
Surveillance Video Monitor Stolen During Break In

Surveillance Video Monitor Stolen During Break In

On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at approximately 8:40pm a male broke into Ferndale Gardens located at 44 Hart Drive, in the City of Barrie.  The suspect gained entry through a window...
December 16, 2016
Police & the Community
Five Males Responsible for Theft of Crest Whitestrips and Razors

Five Males Responsible for Theft of Crest Whitestrips and Razors

UPDATE: Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 @ 12:00pm All five males have been identified thanks to tips and information provided by the citizens of Barrie. Charges are pending as the investigation...
December 16, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identity Theft Suspect

Police Seeking Identity Theft Suspect

The Barrie Police Fraud Unit recently received video surveillance and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect wanted for fraud. In October of 2016, Halton Police Service...
December 14, 2016
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Break and Enter to Tire Shop

UPDATE: Break and Enter to Tire Shop

UPDATE: Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 @ 8:20am Inventory has been completed and reported to police for the break and enter reported on Thursday, November 24th, 2016.  Currently...
December 14, 2016
Police & the Community
CTV Barrie’s TOY MOUNTAIN Campaign

CTV Barrie’s TOY MOUNTAIN Campaign

Update: Thursday, December 15, 2016 Due to poor weather conditions the CTV Drive Thru Toy Drop Off has been cancelled. Toys can still be dropped off at CTV Barrie, located at 33 Beacon Road,...
December 13, 2016
Police & the Community
Province Wide Lock It OR Lose It Campaign for the Holiday Season Kicks Off

Province Wide Lock It OR Lose It Campaign for the Holiday Season Kicks Off

The Barrie Police Service is reminding motorists and passengers to Lock it OR Lose it when it comes to their vehicles and valuables as part of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police’s...
December 13, 2016
Police & the Community
The Barrie Police Service Annual Mitten Tree Program Has Expanded

The Barrie Police Service Annual Mitten Tree Program Has Expanded

The Barrie Police Service is giving back to the residents of Barrie and is once again collecting donations for the annual Mitten Tree! The Mitten Tree began eighteen years ago with a vision by...
December 9, 2016
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Recruit Graduation Ceremony

Barrie Police Recruit Graduation Ceremony

On Friday, December 9, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. four Barrie Police Service recruits will be sworn in as Constables. The ceremony will be held at Barrie City Hall, Rotunda. The new officers have...
December 8, 2016
Police & the Community
Female to be Idenitfied After Theft of Meat and Groceries

Female to be Idenitfied After Theft of Meat and Groceries

Barrie Police are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a female wanted for theft and escape lawful custody after she left a grocery store with over $700.00 of food in her cart...
December 6, 2016
Police & the Community
Ontario Police Leaders Gather in Barrie

Ontario Police Leaders Gather in Barrie

(Barrie, ON) - The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) and police leaders will gather in the City of Barrie on Tuesday December, 6, through to Wednesday, December, 7 2016 to discuss...
December 6, 2016
Police & the Community
Text with 9-1-1 Awareness Day

Text with 9-1-1 Awareness Day

Text with 9-1-1 Awareness Day is to inform members of Canada’s Deaf, Deafened, Hard of Hearing and Speech Impaired (DHHSI) community about the benefits of Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1) service and...
November 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Leaders and Ontario’s Coroner Warn of the Deadly Trend in Fentanyl-related Overdoses

Police Leaders and Ontario’s Coroner Warn of the Deadly Trend in Fentanyl-related Overdoses

(Toronto, ON) – Ontario’s police leaders and the Chief Coroner for Ontario today warned that Ontarians continue to face a deadly threat to public health and safety as a result of a spike...
November 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft of Seventeen Pairs of Sunglasses

Theft of Seventeen Pairs of Sunglasses

An employee at the Sunglass Hut had to review video surveillance when she noticed her inventory count was off during morning count on Friday.  Barrie Police were called to the...
November 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Toronto Police Officer Honoured for Assisting Barrie Police Service

Toronto Police Officer Honoured for Assisting Barrie Police Service

Scott Aikman of the Toronto Police Service was honoured for investigative excellence with the 2015 William Bishop Award. Constable Aikman befriended a murderer for a year to acquire a confession...
November 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Fake Traffic Infringement E-mails

Fake Traffic Infringement E-mails

Recently the provincial government has announced to introduce legislation to implement photo radar throughout community safety and school zones. This initiative has prompted fraudsters to begin...
November 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Media Conference - Police Leaders and Ontario’s Chief Coroner to Address

Media Conference - Police Leaders and Ontario’s Chief Coroner to Address

(Toronto, ON) – Ontario’s police leaders and the Chief Coroner for Ontario will provide an update on the growing public safety threat related to opioid-related deaths in the province...
November 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Noise By-Law Infraction and General Information

Noise By-Law Infraction and General Information

Barrie Police attended a new home construction site in the south-west side of Barrie off Ferndale Drive South Sunday after receiving numerous complaints from residents that construction was...
November 28, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Reach Out to Community to ID Male in Video

Police Reach Out to Community to ID Male in Video

Barrie Police collected video after a theft of a wallet from an office at the Community Wholeness Center located at 59 Maple Avenue, in the City of Barrie, dating back to Thursday, November 10th,...
November 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Arrest Suspect Following Assault at Tim Hortons

Police Arrest Suspect Following Assault at Tim Hortons

Update: Wednesday, December, 7, 2016 Police have arrested and charged a 37-year-old Barrie man following an assault at Tim Horton's on Friday, November 18, 2016. The 37-year-old male turned...
November 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

Join the Barrie Police Service and take a stand against bullying! Ontario has designated the week beginning on the third Sunday of November as Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week to help...
November 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft of Hennessy and Ciroc from LCBO

Theft of Hennessy and Ciroc from LCBO

The Barrie Police have recently obtained surveillance video of a theft from the LCBO located at 37 Caplan Avenue, in the City of Barrie, dating back to Friday, August 19th, 2016. Two females...
November 17, 2016
Police & the Community
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Break and Enter Suspect Arrested

Investigators have arrested and charged a 44-year-old Barrie man in connection to the break and enter that occurred on November, 13, 2016 at the Klassic Car Wash, located at 153 Burton Avenue, in the...
November 17, 2016
Police & the Community
Suspect Arrested for Theft of a Wallet

Suspect Arrested for Theft of a Wallet

Update: Monday, November 21, 2016 Police have arrested and charged a 44-year-old Barrie woman with theft under $5,000 following a theft of a wallet from a Petro Canada customer on Friday, November...
November 14, 2016
Police & the Community
One-of-a-Kind Telescope Stolen from Observatory

One-of-a-Kind Telescope Stolen from Observatory

Barrie Police are currently investigating the theft of a very unique and one-of-a-kind item worth over $30,000.00 that has been stolen from a back yard observatory structure. On Sunday,...
November 14, 2016
Police & the Community
ARREST - Male Arrested and Charged Following Theft

ARREST - Male Arrested and Charged Following Theft

Update - Thursday, November 24, 2016 Police arrested 21-year-old Cody BEILSTIEN, who had been wanted on a warrant following a theft from Canada Computers The accused was charged with Theft...
November 14, 2016