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Police Assistance
Mon., Aug. 3, 2015 - 1:00 pm
Domestic dispute
Mon., Aug. 3, 2015 - 2:28 am
MVC Kozlov Street at H...
Sun., Aug. 2, 2015 - 4:00 am
Arrest on Warrant
Sun., Aug. 2, 2015 - 1:00 pm
Shoplifting / Breach o...
Sun., Aug. 2, 2015 - 3:00 pm
Stolen firearms
Fri., Jul. 31, 2015 - 4:30 pm
Arrest on warrant
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:30 am
Break and enter - thef...
Thu., Jul. 30, 2015 - 9:00 pm
Sexual assault
Thu., Jul. 30, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Police Appealing For Witnesses Of Single Motor Vehicle Accident

Police Appealing For Witnesses Of Single Motor Vehicle Accident

The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance following a single motor vehicle accident. On Sunday, August, 2nd 2015, between 2:45 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. a...
August 2, 2015
Police & the Community
2014 Barrie Police Annual Report

2014 Barrie Police Annual Report

The Barrie Police Service is pleased to release its 2014 Annual Report. Within this document you will find how our organization is working to provide policing excellence to ensure a safe and secure...
July 24, 2015
Police & the Community
Kempenfelt Rotary Club Golf Tournament - A Portion Of Proceeds To Support "The Barrie Police Junior Constable Camp"

Kempenfelt Rotary Club Golf Tournament - A Portion Of Proceeds To Support "The Barrie Police Junior Constable Camp"

The Kempenfelt Rotary Club is proud to present their 13th Annual Golf Tournament on Tuesday, August 11th at Tangle Creek Golf & Country Club. Your registration includes range, golf...
July 14, 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
Patrolling Waterways This Long Weekend

Patrolling Waterways This Long Weekend

The Barrie Police along with O.P.P are out on the waterways this long weekend. Please ensure you have all the required equipment on board your personal watercraft and/or vessel. Kempenfelt Bay...
July 31, 2015
Police & the Community
Did You Lock Your Vehicle??

Did You Lock Your Vehicle??

A professional can steal your vehicle in just 30 seconds – without the key. The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) and Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) are encouraging citizens to...
July 28, 2015
Police & the Community
'All Hands On Deck' To Reduce Speeding

'All Hands On Deck' To Reduce Speeding

Speed Enforcement Blitz- “Easy Does it Blitz” Officers will take an “All Hands on Deck” approach to speeding in high accident locations within the City of Barrie, taking a...
July 24, 2015
Police & the Community
Operation Dry Water-Help Reduce the Number of Impaired Boaters On The Water

Operation Dry Water-Help Reduce the Number of Impaired Boaters On The Water

Drinking and boating accounts for approximately 40% boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways.  To raise awareness and reduce alcohol related deaths, the Canadian Safe Boating Council (...
July 24, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie CMA lowest Crime Severity Index Second Year In A Row

Barrie CMA lowest Crime Severity Index Second Year In A Row

2014 Crime Severity Index   Within our City, we have a number of associations, business, community groups and service organizations who work together on a daily basis.  Through this...
July 22, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie's Safety Patrollers Are Off To Camp

Barrie's Safety Patrollers Are Off To Camp

The girls and boys who ensure elementary school children cross the street and ride the school buses safely are at the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) South Central Ontario Safety Patrol...
July 14, 2015
Police & the Community
Police Seek Suspect Following Robbery At Mac's Convenience Store

Police Seek Suspect Following Robbery At Mac's Convenience Store

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking witnesses to assist with identifying a suspect following a robbery at Mac’s Convenience Store, located at Ferndale and Ardagh Drive, City of...
July 14, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Service Visits Public Library's

Barrie Police Service Visits Public Library's

Kids.......have you been to your local library recently? Barrie Police will be at two locations this week! As a part of the library's regular series of drop-in story times, you...
July 14, 2015
Police & the Community
Junior Constable Camp 2015

Junior Constable Camp 2015

This was the first week of the Junior Constable Camp that will be running for the summer! The Barrie Police Community Services Unit has teamed up with the County of Simcoe District School Board to...
July 10, 2015
Police & the Community
Civilian Job Opportunities

Civilian Job Opportunities

Join Our Team! The Barrie Police Service employs civilian members in a variety of professional, supervisory, technical, administrative and clerical civilian positions. The Barrie Police...
July 9, 2015
Police & the Community
Federal Inmate In Custody

Federal Inmate In Custody

Update: July 15th 10:40hrs Federal Inmate CAPTURED! The male was caught by the ROPE Squad in Kingston, ON, and now in custody. The Barrie Police and Rope Squad would like to thank the public...
July 7, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie A Village of 100-What Would It Look Like?

Barrie A Village of 100-What Would It Look Like?

Barrie, ON – 7 billion people share this planet. 145,000 people share this city.  Who are we? What do we look like? What can we learn from others? To better understand Barrie’s...
June 30, 2015
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Charges Laid-Theft of Police Equipment

UPDATE: Charges Laid-Theft of Police Equipment

UPDATE: Charges Laid Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 @ 11:30 am Barrie Police Investigative Services has arrested and charged 43 year old Peel Regional Police Officer in relation to the theft of her...
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
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
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