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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Retirement of Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson

Retirement of Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson

On December 8th, 2016, Barrie Police Service Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson announced his intention to retire, effective August 31, 2017 after 35 years of dedicated police service. Deputy Carlson...
January 12, 2017
Police & the Community
The Barrie Police Will Be Freezin' For A Reason

The Barrie Police Will Be Freezin' For A Reason

On Sunday, February 5, 2017 join the Barrie Police Service and the Barrie Trojan Swim Club at Centennial Beach, Barrie, for the 2017 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ontario. 75% of the...
January 4, 2017
Police & the Community
False Alarm Response and Fee Changes

False Alarm Response and Fee Changes

As a result of the escalating number of false alarms responded to by Barrie Police Service, a False Alarm Policy was introduced in 2010. Responding to false alarms delay officers from more emergent...
December 22, 2016
Police & the Community
Angry Runner Punches Passenger of Car

Angry Runner Punches Passenger of Car

UPDATE: Monday, January 23rd, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips in relation the the male involved in this incident and have identified the male.  He has been in contact with...
January 20, 2017
Police & the Community
Food Truck Driver Arrested for Trafficking

Food Truck Driver Arrested for Trafficking

UPDATE ON LIST OF CHARGES and ACCUSED PARTIES- Friday, January 20th, 2017 A 53-year-old Oro-Medonte male was charged with: Trafficking- Marijuana  Trafficking- Cannabis Resin...
January 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Looking to Identify Male

Police Looking to Identify Male

Barrie Police are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male involved in an attempt theft from Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie. On Sunday, January 15th...
January 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Card Left in ATM Becomes Crime of Opportunity

Card Left in ATM Becomes Crime of Opportunity

Barrie Police have now received surveillance video from an ATM located at a mall in Barrie and are hoping a member of the public can assistance in identifying the suspect.  On Saturday,...
January 17, 2017
Police & the Community
LOCATED: Missing Person Henry LAMBERT

LOCATED: Missing Person Henry LAMBERT

UPDATE: Friday, January 13th, 2017 @ 7:00pm Barrie Police would like to thank those who shared information and the photo of missing person, Henry Lambert.  The male has been located and...
January 13, 2017
Police & the Community
Suspect Sought in Attempt Theft

Suspect Sought in Attempt Theft

Barrie Police have received video footage of an attempt theft that occurred over the weekend and wish for the public's assistance in identifying the female suspect. On Saturday, January 7th,...
January 11, 2017
Police & the Community
January is Crime Stoppers Month

January is Crime Stoppers Month

A flag was raised at Barrie City Hall on Monday, January 9, 2017, in recognition of Crime Stoppers month. Crime Stoppers of Simcoe Dufferin Muskoka is just one of many...
January 9, 2017
Police & the Community
NoFrills Theft - Police Looking to Speak with Suspect

NoFrills Theft - Police Looking to Speak with Suspect

Police have obtained video surveillance from a theft that occurred on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at NoFrills located at 165 Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie, and are seeking the public’s...
January 6, 2017
Police & the Community
Federal Parolee Arrested

Federal Parolee Arrested

Update - Monday, January 9, 2017 The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad has arrested Allen Kabvitok. The accused turned himself into police and was arrested North Bay Sunday...
January 5, 2017
Police & the Community
Federal Parolee Wanted: Dustin LEBLOND

Federal Parolee Wanted: Dustin LEBLOND

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant. On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016...
January 5, 2017
Police & the Community
Arrested - Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Arrested - Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Update - Wednesday, January 4, 2017 A 28-year old Barrie male has been arrested following a theft at Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street,in the City of Barrie on Sunday, October,2, 2016. Aside...
January 4, 2017
Police & the Community
Theft by Opportunity

Theft by Opportunity

On Saturday, December 31st at 11:30am Barrie Police received a call to Shoppers Drug Mart located at 165 Wellington Street West, in the City of Barrie. The complainant advised she had set...
January 4, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Arrest Made in Robbery at XTR Gas Station

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Robbery at XTR Gas Station

UPDATE: Thursday, January 5th, 2017 Barrie Police received various tips from the community ultimately identifying the male responsible for the offence.  A warrant was executed at the suspects...
January 3, 2017
Police & the Community
Road Rage Incident Leads to Charges for Both Drivers

Road Rage Incident Leads to Charges for Both Drivers

Barrie Police Service have been investigation a road rage incident for many days resulting in charges for both parties involved. On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 at 11:10am Barrie Police received a...
December 30, 2016
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Arrest Made in Break and Enter to Sunnidale Road Home with Resident Inside

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Break and Enter to Sunnidale Road Home with Resident Inside

UPDATE: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 Concluding the investigation, the 16-year-old male has been charged with: Break & Enter Mischief Over $5000 Assault Concluding the...
December 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Scared Dog Rescued and Returned to Owner Safely

Scared Dog Rescued and Returned to Owner Safely

Barrie Police Officers were called to the area of Duckworth Street and the 400 Highway after receiving a report of a dog on the loose in the area. On Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:25am police...
December 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Play video for UPDATE: Fail to Remain Suspect Sought
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UPDATE: Fail to Remain Suspect Sought

UPDATE: Friday, December 30th, 2016 On Thursday, December 29th, 2016 the driver of the green Dodge Caravan responsible for the collision attended the Barrie Police Service to turn himself in...
December 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Barrie OPP and Barrie Police Auxiliary Units Team Up to Stuff A Cruiser Event

Barrie OPP and Barrie Police Auxiliary Units Team Up to Stuff A Cruiser Event

(BARRIE, ON) – On Saturday, December 17, 2016, the Barrie OPP and Barrie Police Auxiliary Units teamed up for the annual CRAM A CRUISER EVENT for the 2016 holiday season. A group of...
December 22, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Beer Keg Enthusiast following a Break and Enter

Police Seeking Beer Keg Enthusiast following a Break and Enter

The Barrie Police Service has received video surveillance and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect responsible for a break and enter at Jack Astor’s Bar and Grill...
December 21, 2016
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