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911 calls
Mon., Jun. 29, 2015 - 1:00 am
Theft
Mon., Jun. 29, 2015 - 6:30 am
Assault with weapon
Sat., Jun. 27, 2015 - 10:10 pm
Theft of Police equipm...
Sat., Jun. 27, 2015 - 5:00 am
Break and Enter to Res...
Fri., Jun. 26, 2015 - 8:00 pm
Robbery with Firearm
Wed., Jun. 17, 2015 - 12:04 am
Theft
Thu., Jun. 25, 2015 - 3:00 am
Impaired by drug
Wed., Jun. 24, 2015 - 7:31 pm
Public Intoxication
Wed., Jun. 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Police & Community News

Police & the Community
BPS and OPP Team Up to Patrol Our Waters

BPS and OPP Team Up to Patrol Our Waters

Barrie Police Service Marine Unit will be partnering with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Barrie Detachment Marine Unit this summer season in a combined effort to Patrol the waters on Lake Simcoe...
June 24, 2015
Police & the Community
Kids and Cops- Charity Golf Tournament

Kids and Cops- Charity Golf Tournament

Barrie Police Association - Kids & Cops Charity Golf Tournament Monday August 17th 2015 Club Link - National Pines Golf Club   We are pleased to announce the 27th annual Kids and...
May 4, 2015
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Public Safety Alert : Theft of Police Equipment

UPDATE: Public Safety Alert : Theft of Police Equipment

Occurrence Type: Theft of Police equipment Occurrence #: BA15031780 Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 5:00am UPDATE: June 29th, 2015 @2:45 pm Public Safety Alert Barrie Police Service...
June 29, 2015
Police & the Community
Pharmacy Theft - Male To Identify

Pharmacy Theft - Male To Identify

On June 24, 2015 at approximately 6:37 am, a lone male entered the Shoppers Drugmart located at 165 Wellington St West, Barrie.  The male had a red back pack with him and the hood of his hoodie...
June 24, 2015
Police & the Community
Operation Northern Spotlight - Phase 3 Barrie Police Service Participates In Province-Wide Human Trafficking Investigation

Operation Northern Spotlight - Phase 3 Barrie Police Service Participates In Province-Wide Human Trafficking Investigation

On Wednesday, June 17, 2015, and Thursday, June 18, 2015, as part of Operation NorthernSpotlight, members of the Toronto Police Service and 20 other police services pre-arranged to meet with people...
June 24, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Donate Bomb Robot To Simcoe County Scouts Canada!

Barrie Police Donate Bomb Robot To Simcoe County Scouts Canada!

The Barrie Police Service Explosive Disposal Unit will be donating their retired Bomb Robot to Scouts Canada of Simcoe County. Scout Canada representatives and area Scouts will be in...
June 23, 2015
Police & the Community
Police Seek Suspects And Witnesses Following Assault

Police Seek Suspects And Witnesses Following Assault

Investigators with the Barrie Police Service are seeking witnesses to assist with identifying suspects following an assault that took place on the St. Vincent Street Bridge in the City of Barrie....
June 22, 2015
Police & the Community
Collision Reporting Centre Hours Of Operation

Collision Reporting Centre Hours Of Operation

The Barrie Police Service Collision Reporting Centre is located at: 29 Sperling Drive, Police Headquaters. Upon attending to report a collision please bring all required documents: Drivers...
June 18, 2015
Police & the Community
Inspection Results - Unsafe Vehicles Will Be Removed From The Roadways!

Inspection Results - Unsafe Vehicles Will Be Removed From The Roadways!

Inspection Results: A total of thirty officers from the Barrie Police Service, O.P.P., Toronto Police Service, York Regional Police, South Simcoe Police Service, Halton Police Service, Midland...
June 16, 2015
Police & the Community
Pan Am Games Torch Relay in Barrie!

Pan Am Games Torch Relay in Barrie!

Pan Am Games Torch Relay Arrives in Barrie!   The Pan Am Torch arrives in Barrie on Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 and residents are invited to come out to City Hall for a community...
June 9, 2015
Police & the Community
Meeting New Friends!

Meeting New Friends!

Had a great time meeting and hanging out with new friends in our community! 'Blue' the Barrie Police Mascot had a lot of fun on Saturday June 6th, 2015 at Celebrate Barrie'...
June 9, 2015
Police & the Community
Tim Hortons Camp Day - A Childhood Experience Shared

Tim Hortons Camp Day - A Childhood Experience Shared

Special Constable Hallahan was paired up with a Big Brother at the age of nine until the age of sixteen. His Big Brother became his role model and a friend to talk to and share experiences of growing...
June 9, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Team Up For Relay For Life

Barrie Police Team Up For Relay For Life

Relay For Life is a community fundraising event where Canadians across the country join together in the fight against cancer. Members from the Barrie Police Service took part in the Relay For Life...
June 8, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Traffic Unit Teams Up With Georgian College Auto Show

Barrie Police Traffic Unit Teams Up With Georgian College Auto Show

The Automotive Business School of Canada (ABSC) celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Georgian College Auto Show this weekend. Sergeant Furlong of the Barrie Police Traffic Unit partnered up with...
June 5, 2015
Police & the Community
Tim Horton Camp Day - A Success!

Tim Horton Camp Day - A Success!

Members of the Barrie Police Service assisted with Camp Day at various locations throughout the City of Barrie!  This amazing day contributed 100% of all coffee proceeds to the Tim Horton...
June 3, 2015
Police & the Community
Beer Store Thieve Arrested

Beer Store Thieve Arrested

UPDATE -Thursday, June 4th, 2015 - 0852hrs The Barrie Police have arrested and charged a 53 year old Barrie male in connection to a theft that occurred at the Anne Street  Beer Store,...
June 3, 2015
Police & the Community
STATS Show Working Together Equals Safer Roads

STATS Show Working Together Equals Safer Roads

The Barrie Police Traffic Unit with the assistance of Accident Support Services tracks the number of collisions that occur within the City of Barrie each month.  The goal is to utilize this...
May 29, 2015
Police & the Community
SCAM Alert!

SCAM Alert!

There has been a text message going around claiming Scotia bank has locked your account and to go to the provided link to activate your account again.  This is a phishing scam where they are...
May 28, 2015
Police & the Community
Help Us Help Others! Fill A 'Beetle' With Food

Help Us Help Others! Fill A 'Beetle' With Food

Help Barrie Police and the Community of Barrie support The Barrie Food Bank! You can drop off your donation until Friday evening at Police Headquarters, 29 Sperling Drive , Barrie. On Saturday...
May 28, 2015
Police & the Community
Public Assistance Needed

Public Assistance Needed

Do you know who this is? Male suspect responsible for thefts from vehicles near Allandale Recreation Centre located at 190 Bayview Drive, Barrie. The thefts occurred on Wednesday May...
May 28, 2015
Police & the Community
Play video for Mac's Convenience Store Armed Robbery
Play Video

Mac's Convenience Store Armed Robbery

On Wednesday May 27th 2015 at 5:25am a male entered the Mac’s Convenience store located at Essa Road and Burton Avenue, City of Barrie. The male approached the counter, armed with a flick...
May 27, 2015
Police & the Community
They Are In - National Road Safety Campaign Stats!

They Are In - National Road Safety Campaign Stats!

Canada Road Safety Week is an annual collaborative effort by all Canadian Police Services, to target high risk driving behaviors, that puts drivers and others at risk. This 7 day campaign began...
May 22, 2015
Police & the Community
Drug Prevention And Our Youth

Drug Prevention And Our Youth

Talking with a teenager about drugs can be overwhelming. Learn about how to talk to your teenager about the risks of drug use. By talking openly with your teen about drugs, you can strengthen your...
May 20, 2015
Police & the Community
In Support Of Parkinson's Disease

In Support Of Parkinson's Disease

Greg McGinnis lives in Barrie, Ontario. He was diagnosed at the age of 39 with Parkinson’s disease.  Greg started right away to look for funding to support research on the disease that he...
May 19, 2015