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Fail To Remain Leads T...
Wed., Sep. 2, 2015 - 12:00 pm
Failing To Stop For Re...
Tue., Sep. 1, 2015 - 10:20 pm
Investigation into IED...
Tue., Sep. 1, 2015 - 8:00 am
Drug Dealer Out Of Bus...
Sun., Aug. 30, 2015 - 11:00 pm
Domestic Dispute
Sun., Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:45 am
Robbery
Sat., Aug. 29, 2015 - 2:00 am
Mischief Over $5,000
Fri., Aug. 28, 2015 - 2:40 am
Break and Enter
Fri., Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:00 am
Breach of Probation
Wed., Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Blue Lightning Raises Money For Hospice - Simcoe County

Blue Lightning Raises Money For Hospice - Simcoe County

On Tuesday, September 1, 2015, Sergeant Moorhouse and Constable Bamford presented Hospice- Simcoe County with a donation of $550.00. On Saturday August 22, 2015, the Barrie Police Service - Blue...
September 1, 2015
Police & the Community
Distraction Thefts Targeting Seniors

Distraction Thefts Targeting Seniors

The Barrie Police Service is warning the public to be extra vigilant following a series of Distraction Thefts that have targeted seniors in Guelph, Toronto and GTA. To date, Barrie Police Service has...
August 31, 2015
Police & the Community
Training Unit Officers Develop Their Skills In Ottawa

Training Unit Officers Develop Their Skills In Ottawa

This past week of August 23rd, 2015 the Barrie Police Training Unit along with the Ottawa Police Service conducted joint training in the Ottawa area.  Barrie Police conducted training...
August 31, 2015
Police & the Community
Investigation Into IED's Continues

Investigation Into IED's Continues

UPDATE: September 1st, 2015 @ 8:00 a.m. Investigative Services are continuing the investigation in regards to the evidence gathered from the scene at Sunnidale Park.  The area...
August 29, 2015
Police & the Community
Abduction Involving a Firearm

Abduction Involving a Firearm

UPDATE: 10:00 am Sunday August 30th, 2015 A 35 year old male, Barrie resident has been arrested and charged with Point Firearm, Weapons Dangerous and Breach of Probation as a result of this...
August 29, 2015
Police & the Community
Keeping Ontario Roadways Safer

Keeping Ontario Roadways Safer

Effective Tuesday September 1, 2015, the rules of Ontario roadways will be changing. These new laws will assist in keeping our roadways safer! New Rules of the Road
August 27, 2015
Police & the Community
Blue Lightning Brings Home A Gold Medal

Blue Lightning Brings Home A Gold Medal

On Saturday August 22, 2015, the Barrie Police Service - Blue Lightning Dragon Boat Team competed in the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival at Heritage Park. The Barrie Police raised just under $600for...
August 26, 2015
Police & the Community
Seeking Identity of Robbery Suspect

Seeking Identity of Robbery Suspect

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is seeking witnesses to assist with identifying a suspect following a robbery at Subway Restaurant, located in at 353 Duckworth Street, City of Barrie. On...
August 25, 2015
Police & the Community
Drug Dealers: Aspiring to Work with Police?

Drug Dealers: Aspiring to Work with Police?

The Barrie Police Service has received numerous inquiries with regards to a picture that has been circulating on Facebook and Twitter. Although, the talent behind producing this false form cannot...
August 25, 2015
Police & the Community
Rash Of  Wal Mart Thefts

Rash Of Wal Mart Thefts

Police are looking for a male who stole money from both the Wal-Mart stores located at 35 Mapleview Drive West and 450 Bayfield Street, Barrie on Sunday August 16th, 2015 between 6:30 pm and 7:...
August 21, 2015
Police & the Community
Purse Snatcher Arrested

Purse Snatcher Arrested

UPDATE: Tuesday, August, 25, 2015 - 0836hrs On Monday, August, 24, 2015, officers from the CORE Unit received suspect information regarding the theft of a women's purse at FreshCo, located on...
August 21, 2015
Police & the Community
Bold Criminal Damages Police Cruiser

Bold Criminal Damages Police Cruiser

On Wednesday August 19th, 2015 a 53 year old Barrie male was at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre.  At approximately 8:00 pm, upon leaving the hospital, he walked up to a Barrie Police...
August 20, 2015
Police & the Community
Thanks To Our Community

Thanks To Our Community

Barrie Police Service would like to send our many thanks to the members of our community in their help over the last week to locate and return home two missing people. Through our...
August 19, 2015
Police & the Community
New Officers To The Barrie Police Service

New Officers To The Barrie Police Service

Congratulations to our Police Recruits who graduated today.  Chief Greenwood welcomed them to our Policing community and presented them with their badges. Well done!...
August 14, 2015
Police & the Community
Play video for Barrie Police Dragon Team Coming Back For Gold
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Barrie Police Dragon Team Coming Back For Gold

On Saturday August 22, 2015, the Barrie Police Service - Blue Lighting Dragon Boat Team will be competing in the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival at Heritage Park. Blue Lighting will be raising money for...
August 14, 2015
Police & the Community
Barrie Police Host OPC Training

Barrie Police Host OPC Training

During the week of August 10th to 15th the Barrie Police Training Unit along with the Ontario Police College (OPC) has been running a C8 Carbine Intsructor Course. Together we have trained...
August 13, 2015
Police & the Community
Quick Change Artist

Quick Change Artist

Barrie Police are seeking witnesses to assist with identifying a suspect responsible for a theft at Dairy Queen, located on Yonge Street, City of Barrie on Saturday, August 1, 2015 shortly after 9:00...
August 12, 2015
Police & the Community
Thief Looking To Get Rich

Thief Looking To Get Rich

Barrie Police are seeking witnesses to assist with identifying a suspect following a theft at Petro Canada Gas Station, located at Ferndale Drive and Dunlop Street, City of Barrie. On Saturday,...
August 11, 2015
Police & the Community
Celebrating A Gold Medal With Local Athlete

Celebrating A Gold Medal With Local Athlete

Staff Sergeant Cathy Gillespie and PC Jeff Frouws had an opportunity to congratulate Special Olympic Athlete;Cathy Smith. Cathy travelled with her coach, Kathy McCarroll to Los Angeles to compete...
August 10, 2015
Police & the Community
Motorists and Vessel Operators Seem To Be Getting The Message!

Motorists and Vessel Operators Seem To Be Getting The Message!

This long weekend was a great opportunity to get out and enjoy the weather on and off the water. It is a time to get together with friends and family and it was also a great opportunity to catch...
August 5, 2015
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
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
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