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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Operation Dry Water Reveals Boaters are Complying

Operation Dry Water Reveals Boaters are Complying

Traffic on the waterways this past weekend was light compared to previous long weekends. Operation Dry proved that boaters are complying when on the water. There were no alcohol related ...
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

The investigating officer collected many tips via social media tips and has successfully made an arrest in the incident. A 21-year-old Barrie male was arrested and charged with Theft Under $5000....
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 Person Located

Missing Person Located

Update - Tuesday, January 10, 2017 On Friday,June 24, 2016 William GREEN was reported missing by his family. A lengthy missing persons investigation was commenced and on Friday, January 6,...
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
Play video for Preventing Crime with Colour and Design
Play Video

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
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
Play video for Crime Prevention Through Community Engagement
Play Video

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