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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Operation Freeze 2016

Operation Freeze 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 2016 is...
July 12, 2016
Police & the Community
String of Baby Formula Thefts

String of Baby Formula Thefts

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating a rash of thefts of baby formula from Sobey’s between July 5th and July 14th, 2016. Video surveillance has been received of six separate...
July 26, 2016
Police & the Community
Outboard Motor Thief Caught on Video Surveillance

Outboard Motor Thief Caught on Video Surveillance

Police are investigating the theft of two outboard motors within the City of Barrie. It is believed the incidents took place in the early hours of Wednesday, July, 20 2016, between 12:00 a.m. - 4:...
July 21, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Child Located

Missing Child Located

LOCATED - Kylah Demers has been located safely by police and reunited with her family.  Thank you to the public and local media partners for your assistance!  8-year-old Kylah...
July 19, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft of Credit Card

Theft of Credit Card

On Wednesday, July 13, 2016 a credit card had been stolen from a vehicle on John Street, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured a suspect utilizing the credit card that same day at...
July 19, 2016
Police & the Community
Operation Dry Water: Education, Awareness and Reducing Impaired Boating

Operation Dry Water: Education, Awareness and Reducing Impaired Boating

Drinking and boating accounts for approximately 40% of boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways.  To raise awareness and reduce alcohol related deaths, the Canadian Safe Boating Council...
July 18, 2016
Police & the Community
Seeking Identity of Suspect

Seeking Identity of Suspect

The Barrie Police Service is seeking witnesses to assist with identifying a male suspect following a theft at No Frill’s, located at 165 Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie. On Friday,...
July 18, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Cracking Down on Speeding

Police Cracking Down on Speeding

The Barrie Police Service will be taking a zero tolerance approach when it comes to speeding within the City of Barrie. Starting Monday, July, 18 through to Monday, July 25, officers will be...
July 18, 2016
Police & the Community
Couple Commit Theft from Zehrs

Couple Commit Theft from Zehrs

Barrie Police have received video surveillance on two suspects wanted in connection to a shoplifting occurrence that occurred in June.   On Thursday, June 9th, 2016 at 9:20pm a male and...
July 13, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Two Suspects following Distraction Theft

Police Seeking Two Suspects following Distraction Theft

Police are seeking witnesses to assist with identifying two (2) suspects following a theft at Jug City Convenience Store, located on Essa Road, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured a...
July 11, 2016
Police & the Community
Wedding Rings Stolen from Birthday Party

Wedding Rings Stolen from Birthday Party

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating a theft of two rings that occurred in a residence during a birthday party over the weekend. On Sunday, July 3rd, 2016 between 3:00-7:00pm the...
July 8, 2016
Police & the Community
Male Arrested for Two Mac's Convenience Store Robberies

Male Arrested for Two Mac's Convenience Store Robberies

Update: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Investigators with the Barrie Police Service have made an arrest in connection to two Mac's Convenience store robberies on Thursday, July 7, 2016....
July 7, 2016
Police & the Community
Long Weekend Marine Report

Long Weekend Marine Report

Barrie Police Service Marine Unit along with their partners on the water had a busy long weekend with the nice weather.  Various vessels were checked on the waterways with all captains and...
July 4, 2016
Police & the Community
Bold Theft from Mac's

Bold Theft from Mac's

On Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 8:20am Barrie Police were called to Mac's Convenience, located at 149 St. Vincent Street, in the City of Barrie.  The clerk working that morning observed...
June 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Federal Offender Captured

Federal Offender Captured

Update: On Friday, July 15, 2016 the ROPE Squad captured Sayed Mabase-Zamani, a federal offender who had been wanted on a Canada wide warrant for breach of parole. He was captured in York...
June 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Celebrating Canada Day with Fireworks

Celebrating Canada Day with Fireworks

This long weekend Canadians will be celebrating Canada Day. As tradition fireworks displays will be taking place across many cities and townships, and keeping safety in mind these displays are...
June 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Elaborate Theft from Cabela's

Elaborate Theft from Cabela's

Barrie Police have just received video surveillance from Cabela's in Barrie where a male and female team entered the store twice, stealing multiple electronic items in a well practiced...
June 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Loss Prevention Officer Dragged by Fleeing Suspect Vehicle

Loss Prevention Officer Dragged by Fleeing Suspect Vehicle

On June 28th 2016 at approximately 8:25pm a male suspect entered the Shopper's Drug Mart on Wellington Street in the City of Barrie. The suspect was observed by the on duty Loss...
June 29, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft of wallet

Theft of wallet

On June 18th 2016 at approximately 7:05pm, a male suspect entered a restaurant on Duckworth Street in the City of Barrie. The suspect was observed on video taking victim's...
June 28, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing - William Green (62yrs.)

Missing - William Green (62yrs.)

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public's assistance in locating William Green, a 62-year-old Barrie resident. The male was last seen by family members on the morning of June 24th 2016...
June 27, 2016
Police & the Community
Patch for Patch Return Program Begins Today

Patch for Patch Return Program Begins Today

BARRIE – A voluntary program designed to promote the safe, effective, and responsible use of fentanyl patches launches today in Barrie by the Barrie Drug Safety Strategy (BDSS). The Opioid...
June 24, 2016
Police & the Community
Man and Woman Wanted for an Elaborate Scheme

Man and Woman Wanted for an Elaborate Scheme

Police are seeking witnesses to assist with identifying suspects following a theft at Cabela’s located at 50 Concert Way, in the City of Barrie. On Sunday, June 19, 2016 two suspects were...
June 24, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Youth Located

Missing Youth Located

Update: Wednesday, June, 22, 2016 The youth has been located safely by police. Thank you to the residents of Barrie and local media partners for your assistance. The Barrie Police Service is...
June 22, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Male Located

Missing Male Located

Update - Monday, June, 20, 2016 Douglas Campbell has been located safely. Thank you to the residents of Barrie and local media partners for your assistance.  The Barrie Police...
June 20, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft from vehicles- Mapleton Avenue

Theft from vehicles- Mapleton Avenue

On June 18th, 2016 at 5:20am Barrie Police attended the area of Mapleton Park on Mapleton Avenue in regards to three male suspects checking vehicles. Police later recovered...
June 18, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Male Located

Missing Male Located

UPDATE: Sunday, June 19th, 2016 @ 5:00pm The male has been located by Barrie Police Service.  Thank you to the citizens of Barrie for their assistance. Barrie Police Service is...
June 17, 2016
Police & the Community
Theft of Bicycle from Bus Station

Theft of Bicycle from Bus Station

Barrie Police Service is investigating a theft of a bicycle from the bus station located at 24 Maple Ave, in the City of Barrie.  Sometime between Saturday, June 11th, 2016 and Thursday,...
June 17, 2016
Police & the Community
Preventing Crime with Colour and Design

Preventing Crime with Colour and Design

In early June the Barrie Police Community Services Unit teamed up with Mac’s Convenience Stores and Crime Stoppers of Simcoe-Dufferin-Muskoka to engage local youth and help reduce crime and...
June 16, 2016
Police & the Community
Seeking Suspects from Rona Theft

Seeking Suspects from Rona Theft

Police have obtained video surveillance from Rona located at 61 Mapleview Drive, in the City of Barrie, which has captured two suspects on four separate occasions throughout the month of May ...
June 16, 2016
Police & the Community
Cops and Cowboys

Cops and Cowboys

After dawning a cowboy hat and being taught how to serve by Lone Star staff, officers from Barrie Police raised $1300.00 for Special Olympics. Thank you to the residents of Barrie who came out to...
June 16, 2016