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October 16, 2018
Recreational Cannabis usage will become legal in Canada as of October 17, 2018. If you choose to use cannabis, use it in a manner that is respectful, lawful and in a way that keeps it out of the...
July 12, 2016
School may be out for the summer, but kids will still have the opportunity to learn that “doing the right thing” is also the “cool thing to do”. Operation Freeze is a Barrie...
December 6, 2018
Barrie Police are looking to identify a woman who attempted to steal a cart full of groceries and upon being arrested by the store’s Loss Prevention Officer (LPO), refused to wait for Police to...
December 4, 2018
The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance after a suspicious incident was reported yesterday in the City of Barrie. On Monday, December 3, 2018, shortly after 1:00 p.m.,...
December 3, 2018
The Barrie Police Service is once again collecting donations for the annual Mitten Tree campaign. This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the Mitten Tree. This initiative began with Constable Janet...
November 30, 2018
The Barrie Police Service has two opportunities for Winter Cooperative Placements available. For more details on these opportunities, please visit our Current Opportunities page.   Executive...
November 28, 2018
On November 20, 2018, Barrie Police Service responded to a report that a male had been shot in the eye by what is believed to be a small caliber pellet-type gun. The following day, an officer from...
November 27, 2018
  The Barrie Police Service is reminding motorists and passengers to Lock it OR Lose it when it comes to their vehicles and valuables so that would-be thieves won’t ruin your holiday...
November 27, 2018
  This past weekend in a span of just 3 ½ hours, officers from the Barrie Police Service responded to 3 separate motor vehicle collisions in the City of Barrie, but there was a common...
November 22, 2018
Barrie Police are looking for two male suspects after a camera store was broken into in the City of Barrie, and thousands of dollars’ worth of camera equipment was stolen. On November 10, 2018...