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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Barrie Police Media Invite - Deputy Chief Swearing In Ceremony

Barrie Police Media Invite - Deputy Chief Swearing In Ceremony

On Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. Kenneth Weatherill will be sworn in as Deputy Chief of Police. The ceremony will be held in the DSF Cameron Room, at the Barrie Police Service Headquarters...
May 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Loaded Firearm and Drugs Seized

Loaded Firearm and Drugs Seized

On Monday, May 22nd, 2017 at 6:48am police observed a suspicious vehicle parked at the rear of Quality Inn, located at 75 Hart Drive, in the City of Barrie.  A male and female were located...
May 23, 2017
Police & the Community
The Barrie Police Service Celebrates Canada’s 150th Anniversary

The Barrie Police Service Celebrates Canada’s 150th Anniversary

On Saturday, July 1, 2017, Canadians will not only be celebrating Canada Day; Canadians will be celebrating the nation’s 150th anniversary. The 150th anniversary of Canada, also known as the...
May 23, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Looking to ID Male After Downtown Theft

Police Looking to ID Male After Downtown Theft

Barrie Police Service is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a male who was caught red handed stealing a bottle of cardiovascular supplements from a downtown business. On  ...
May 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Road Safety Week Entails R.I.D.E Spot Check in Barrie

Road Safety Week Entails R.I.D.E Spot Check in Barrie

This year, the campaign “Share the Road - Drive Safe!” was launched during the 2017 Police Week to help draw attention to the fact that keeping our roadways and highways safe is a...
May 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Service Helps Launch “Share the Road” Drive Safe! Campaign

Barrie Police Service Helps Launch “Share the Road” Drive Safe! Campaign

(Barrie, ON) – The Barrie Police Service today helped launched the 2017 Drive Safe! R.I.D.E Campaign, a Province-wide campaign designed to keep our roadways among the safest in North America....
May 16, 2017
Police & the Community
LOCATED: 68-year-old Susan KRUGER

LOCATED: 68-year-old Susan KRUGER

Located - Susan Kruger (68-years-old) Thank you for the public's assistance. The female has been located safely. The Barrie Police is seeking the public's assistance in...
May 15, 2017
Police & the Community
Trio Caught on Camera Using Stolen Cards

Trio Caught on Camera Using Stolen Cards

Three males are currently wanted by Barrie Police Service after exceptionally clear video was collected showing the trio using stolen debit cards only moments after going missing. On Saturday, May...
May 15, 2017
Police & the Community
All Time Low – Thief Caught on Surveillance Stealing A Donation Box

All Time Low – Thief Caught on Surveillance Stealing A Donation Box

The Barrie Police are requesting the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft from Bayfield Mall, located at 320 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Police obtained...
May 10, 2017
Police & the Community
Identity of Theft Suspect Sought

Identity of Theft Suspect Sought

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect captured on video surveillance following a theft at Zehrs located at 11 Bryne Drive, in the City of Barrie, on...
May 10, 2017
Police & the Community
Identity Thief Driving Luxury Vehicle

Identity Thief Driving Luxury Vehicle

Barrie Police are currently investigating an interesting case of identity fraud after the victim received a bill from the 407ETR for a vehicle she had never seen before. On Sunday, April 29th,...
May 9, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Presented with an Award from Blue Line Magazine

Barrie Police Presented with an Award from Blue Line Magazine

The Barrie Police Service was nominated in 2016 and won Canada's Best Dressed Police Vehicle. The vehicle appeared in the January 2017 issue of Blue Line Magazine . The award was presented to...
May 8, 2017
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Arrest and Charge Two Men and One Youth with Child Pornography

Barrie Police Arrest and Charge Two Men and One Youth with Child Pornography

Members of the Barrie Police Service Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit have made three separate arrests following lengthy investigations related to online exploitation of children. The three...
May 4, 2017
Police & the Community
Civilian Hiring Opportunity

Civilian Hiring Opportunity

The Barrie Police Services Board is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Information Technology Manager. Reporting to the Deputy Chief of Police, the IT Manager ensures the effective and...
May 3, 2017
Police & the Community
Theft of Coffee Makers

Theft of Coffee Makers

On Monday, May 1st and Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 two females entered Sears located at 521 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.  On both occasions the females selected multiple coffee makers with...
May 3, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Week - Working Together for Safer Communities

Police Week - Working Together for Safer Communities

Police Week is an excellent opportunity to meet members of the Barrie Police Service and have an inside look at policing! Police Week provides opportunities for police and the community to join...
May 1, 2017
Police & the Community
ARREST: Stolen Plates and Theft of Gas

ARREST: Stolen Plates and Theft of Gas

Barrie Police received multiple tips from the public which led them to identifying the male responsible for the theft of fuel from a local Petro Canada in April.  The 26-year-old Wasaga Beach...
April 28, 2017
Police & the Community
LOCATED: 37-year-old Female: Jennifer Sutherland

LOCATED: 37-year-old Female: Jennifer Sutherland

Barrie Police Service has concluded their investigation into missing 37-year-old Jennifer Sutherland.  Detectives have determined the female is in the GTA and evading contact with police....
April 26, 2017
Police & the Community
String of Thefts from Vehicles Leads to Frauds

String of Thefts from Vehicles Leads to Frauds

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating an increased amount of thefts from unlocked vehicles in the Barrie area.  With the increase of thefts we have also had various occurrences where...
April 26, 2017
Police & the Community
4th Annual Barrie Police Home Safe 5KM Run/Walk

4th Annual Barrie Police Home Safe 5KM Run/Walk

On Thursday, May 18, 2017, the Barrie Police Service will be hosting the 4th Annual Home Safe 5KM Run/Walk to benefit the Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County and Autism Ontario - Simcoe County. The...
April 26, 2017
Police & the Community
Play video for Suspect Wanted in Robbery at Mac's
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Suspect Wanted in Robbery at Mac's

Barrie Police Service Criminal Investigations Division is investigating a robbery that took place overnight after a male demanded money and cigarettes from a local convenience store. On Monday,...
April 24, 2017
Police & the Community
The Barrie Police Service Annual Awards Ceremony

The Barrie Police Service Annual Awards Ceremony

The Barrie Police Service (BPS) will recognize the bravery, exceptional achievements and the efforts of numerous citizens and members of the Barrie Police Service on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 7:00...
April 21, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Looking to Identify After Theft by Three Males

Police Looking to Identify After Theft by Three Males

Barrie Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying two out of three suspects involved in a theft from a local grocery store after receiving video surveillance.  On Sunday...
April 21, 2017
Police & the Community
Joint Forces Operation Leads to Five Men Charged with Child Pornography Offences

Joint Forces Operation Leads to Five Men Charged with Child Pornography Offences

(Orillia, ON) -Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Child Sexual Exploitation Unit, the OPP Technological Crime Unit, the Barrie Police Service (Internet Child Exploitation) and the South...
April 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Play video for Project E.R.A.S.E. Launches 10th Year
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Project E.R.A.S.E. Launches 10th Year

E.R.A.S.E (Eliminate Racing Activity On Streets Everywhere) is an awareness and enforcement campaign operated jointly by police services across Ontario in partnership with the government of...
April 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Firearm, Cocaine and Heroin Seized After Traffic Stop

Firearm, Cocaine and Heroin Seized After Traffic Stop

On Sunday, April 16th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. Barrie Police officers conducted a stop of a motor vehicle on Anne Street, in the City of Barrie, as a result of an ongoing...
April 18, 2017
Police & the Community
Investigation by CRU Takes Drugs Off the Streets

Investigation by CRU Takes Drugs Off the Streets

Barrie Police Community Response Unit (CRU) began a preliminary investigation at the beginning of this year after receiving information into possible drug trafficking at a local motel. On Tuesday...
April 13, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Break and Enter Suspect Has Late Night Cravings

ARRESTED - Break and Enter Suspect Has Late Night Cravings

(Update) - Wednesday, May 17, 2017 On Monday, May 8, 2017, Investigators identified and charged the suspect who had been wanted following thirteen (13) commercial break and enters in the City of...
April 13, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Police Seeking Pizza Lover Following a Break and Enter

ARRESTED - Police Seeking Pizza Lover Following a Break and Enter

(Update) - Wednesday, May 17, 2017 On Monday, May 8, 2017, Investigators identified and charged the suspect who had been wanted following thirteen (13) commercial break and enters in the City of...
April 11, 2017
Police & the Community
Mid-Day Home Invasion and Shooting on Gunn Street

Mid-Day Home Invasion and Shooting on Gunn Street

UPDATE: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 Barrie Police Service will continue door-to-door canvasing of Gunn Street and surrounding area in efforts to speak to potential witnesses and obtain any video...
April 10, 2017