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Police & Community News

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 Desgin

Preventing Crime with Colour and Desgin

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
Police & the Community
Male Located and Arrested

Male Located and Arrested

UPDATE: Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 @ 11:00am The male has been located and arrested by the Provincial ROPE Squad.  Thank you to the public for their assistance. The Provincial Repeat...
June 13, 2016
Media Advisory

Fail to Remain Motor Vehicle Collision

On the 12th of June 2016, officers attended the area of 2 Timothy Lane in Barrie in relation to a motor vehicle collision.  A vehicle had struck a house causing substantial damage to both the...
June 12, 2016
Police & the Community
Missing Male Located

Missing Male Located

Police located the missing 14-year-old Barrie male on Thursday night. He was located in the Barrie area and found to be in good health. Thank you to the residents of Barrie and to our media...
June 9, 2016
Police & the Community
Break and Enter Leads to Theft of Dirt Bikes

Break and Enter Leads to Theft of Dirt Bikes

Police responded to a report of a break and enter on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at an address on Leacock Drive, in the City of Barrie. Suspect(s) broke into a locked garage through a side window between...
June 9, 2016
Police & the Community
Crime Prevention Through Community Engagement

Crime Prevention Through Community Engagement

On Thursday June 9th, 2016 at 12:00pm, Barrie Police Service, Crime Stoppers of Simcoe-Dufferin-Muskoka, Mac’s Convenience Stores, Street Artist Wong, and students from Steel Street Public...
June 7, 2016
Police & the Community
Distraction Theft in Walmart Parking Lot

Distraction Theft in Walmart Parking Lot

Video serveillence has been reviewed after a wallet was stolen from the front seat of a vehicle and used to withdraw cash from a nearby bank machine in, what police believe was, a complex...
June 3, 2016
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Suspects Following Armed Robbery

Police Seeking Suspects Following Armed Robbery

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects following a robbery. On Thursday, June 2, just before 10:00 p.m., police were called...
June 3, 2016
Police & the Community
Sly Moves Caught by Lost Prevention

Sly Moves Caught by Lost Prevention

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male who attempted to steal multiple items from Canadian Tire located at 320 Bayfield Street, in the City of...
June 2, 2016
Police & the Community
Seeking Susepct Wanted for Theft

Seeking Susepct Wanted for Theft

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who was involved in a theft and in possession of stolen property. Police have obtained video surveillance...
June 1, 2016
Police & the Community
Walmart Thief on Repeat

Walmart Thief on Repeat

A female loaded up a cart and left a south end Barrie store without paying for the merchandise for,  what is believed to be, the second time this week in Simcoe County. On Tuesday,...
June 1, 2016
Police & the Community
Counterfeit US Currency Circulating

Counterfeit US Currency Circulating

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016 police received reports of two suspects that had been attempting to pass counterfeit US currency at several stores located on Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. The...
May 31, 2016
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Missing Youth Located

UPDATE: Missing Youth Located

UPDATE: Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 @5:30pm The missing youth has returned home safely to his family. The Barrie Police Service and the family of the young boy are grateful to the public for their...
May 31, 2016
Police & the Community
Gas Bandit Wanted by Police

Gas Bandit Wanted by Police

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male wanted for several gas thefts at Petro Canada located at 623 Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie. The suspect was...
May 30, 2016
Police & the Community
Marijuana Dispensaries in Barrie

Marijuana Dispensaries in Barrie

A person is able to legally fulfill and obtain their prescription for marijuana from any of the 18 manufacturers in Ontario approved by Health Canada.  Prescriptions are processed and delivered...
May 27, 2016
Police & the Community
Two Youths Charged with Theft

Two Youths Charged with Theft

Update - Monday, May, 30, 2016. As a result of receiving numerous tips the three (3) males captured on video surveillance at Mac's Convenience have been identified. An 18-year-old male from...
May 27, 2016
Police & the Community
Bicycle Stolen from School Property

Bicycle Stolen from School Property

On Friday, May, 20, 2016 just after 2:00 p.m. a bicycle was stolen from Trillium Woods Elementary School, located at 20 Elmbrook Drive, in the City of Barrie. The bicycle is described as;...
May 26, 2016
Police & the Community
The National Prescription Drug Drop-Off Day

The National Prescription Drug Drop-Off Day

The National Prescription Drug Drop-Off Day held in Barrie generated approximately 30lbs.of medication. Some medications include: Oxycodone        ...
May 24, 2016
Police & the Community
Robbery Suspect Arrested

Robbery Suspect Arrested

Update: Sunday, May 22, 2016 Investigators from the Barrie Police Street Crime Unit arrested a 22 year-old male from Alliston in connection to the robbery that took place on Saturday night...
May 21, 2016
Police & the Community
ARREST MADE: Theft from Customer Service Kiosk

ARREST MADE: Theft from Customer Service Kiosk

UPDATE: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 Thank you Barrie for your assistance. The two suspects have been identified and charged for Theft Under $5000. On Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 7:06pm a male...
May 20, 2016
Police & the Community
Assault

Assault

Occurrence Type: Assault Occurrence #: BA16023090 Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 8:52pm UPDATE: Friday, May 13th, 2016 Further information from investigators leads police to believe the...
May 20, 2016