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Police & Community News

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
Police Looking to Identify Motorcyclists after Fail to Stop Incident

Police Looking to Identify Motorcyclists after Fail to Stop Incident

Barrie Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two drivers who fled from police after a traffic stop was initiated on one of Barrie's busiest streets. On Thursday,...
November 16, 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
Wanted - Cody BEILSTIEN

Wanted - Cody BEILSTIEN

Update - Friday, November 18, 2016 The Barrie Police have identified the suspect caught on video surveillance on Thursday, November 10, 2016 stealing an Android Box from Canada Computers, located...
November 14, 2016
Police & the Community
ARRESTED: Break and Enter at PIE Wood Fired Pizza

ARRESTED: Break and Enter at PIE Wood Fired Pizza

On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at 1:20am Barrie Police located and arrested the male responsible for two break and enters to Pie Wood Fired Pizza located at 11 Victoria Street, in the City of...
November 14, 2016
Police & the Community
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Release - National Framework for Responding to Intimate Partner Violence

Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Release - National Framework for Responding to Intimate Partner Violence

FREDERICTON, N.B. – The Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) today released a comprehensive framework for police forces on dealing with intimate partner violence. “A unified...
November 9, 2016
Police & the Community
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Release - National Framework on Collaborative Police Action on Intimate Partner Violence

Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Release - National Framework on Collaborative Police Action on Intimate Partner Violence

Fredericton, NB – The Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) will be joining the Fredericton Police Service and the University of New Brunswick to introduce “A National Framework...
November 9, 2016
Police & the Community
US Counterfeit Currency Passed at Canadian Tire

US Counterfeit Currency Passed at Canadian Tire

The Barrie Police Service is once again seeking the public’s assistance to identify two suspects who were captured on video surveillance passing a US counterfeit $20 bill at Canadian Tire,...
November 8, 2016
Police & the Community
Suspect Arrested and Charged following Theft of a Wallet

Suspect Arrested and Charged following Theft of a Wallet

Update: Thursday, November 10, 2016 Barrie Police have identified and charged a 41-year-old Barrie man with theft under $5,000 in connection to the theft of a wallet on Saturday, November 5, 2016...
November 8, 2016
Police & the Community
Stolen Debit Card Utilized at Several Mac's Convenience Stores

Stolen Debit Card Utilized at Several Mac's Convenience Stores

On Friday, November 4, 2016 a stolen debit card equipped with a tap feature was utilized at several Mac’s Convenience Stores throughout the City of Barrie. Police have recently received...
November 7, 2016
Police & the Community
Break and Enter to Hasty Market

Break and Enter to Hasty Market

On Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at 2:51am two unknown males attended the Hasty Market located at 174 Prince William Way, in the City of Barrie, in a white Ford Econoline commercial van.  The...
November 7, 2016
Police & the Community
Daytime Break and Enters, a Stolen Car and Fail to Remain

Daytime Break and Enters, a Stolen Car and Fail to Remain

UPDATE: Friday, November 4th, 2016 @8:30am Barrie Police have investigated another break and enter that occurred sometime during the day on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 between 10:00am and 6:00pm...
November 3, 2016
Police & the Community
US Counterfeit Currency Passed at Park Place

US Counterfeit Currency Passed at Park Place

The Barrie Police Service is once again seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect who was captured on video surveillance passing a US counterfeit $50 bill at Freshii Restaurant,...
November 2, 2016
Police & the Community
Detectives Canvas After Home Invasion Leaves One in Hospital

Detectives Canvas After Home Invasion Leaves One in Hospital

Barrie Police Detectives will be canvasing a north Barrie neighbourhood tonight after a home invasion that occurred earlier Wednesday sent one male to hospital. On Wednesday,...
November 2, 2016