Police & the Community


Police To Update Joint Missing Persons Investigation - News Conference

 Police To Update Joint Missing Persons Investigation - News Conference
April 17th, 2018 - Police & the Community

(BARRIE, ON) – Members of the media are invited to join representatives from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Barrie Police Service tomorrow as they provide a significant update to a lengthy joint investigation.

Barrie Police Chief Kimberley GREENWOOD and OPP Detective-Superintendent Ken LEPPERT will announce a resolution to one of the missing persons and unsolved homicide investigations profiled in the Simcoe County Case Files social media video series.

Date:         Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Time:        11:00 a.m. ET 
Location:  Barrie Police Service Headquarters - D.S.F. Cameron Room, 29 Sperling Drive, Barrie, ON L4M 6K9

The media conference will be broadcast live via Periscope on Twitter @OPP_CR and on Facebook Live via the Barrie Police Service Facebook account. One-on-one interviews will be available following the formal media conference. For members of the media unable to attend in person, requests for interviews with the primary spokespersons and subject matter experts can be arranged in advance via the media contacts below.


 Media Contacts:

  •  Constable Sarah BAMFORD
    Corporate Communications, Media Officer
    Barrie Police Service
    Phone: (705) 725-7025 Ext. 2680   
    E-mail:  sbamford@barriepolice.ca
  • Sergeant Peter LEON
    Community Safety Coordinator
    OPP Central Region
    Phone: (705) 330-3713      
    E-mail: peter.leon@opp.ca