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July 12, 2016
School may be out for the summer, but kids will still have the opportunity to learn that “doing the right thing” is also the “cool thing to do”. Operation Freeze 2016 is this...
December 9, 2016
The Barrie Police Service is giving back to the residents of Barrie and is once again collecting donations for the annual Mitten Tree! The Mitten Tree began eighteen years ago with a vision by...
December 8, 2016
On Friday, December 9, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. four Barrie Police Service recruits will be sworn in as Constables. The ceremony will be held at Barrie City Hall, Rotunda. The new officers have...
December 6, 2016
Barrie Police are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a female wanted for theft and escape lawful custody after she left a grocery store with over $700.00 of food in her cart...
December 6, 2016
(Barrie, ON) - The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) and police leaders will gather in the City of Barrie on Tuesday December, 6, through to Wednesday, December, 7 2016 to discuss...
November 30, 2016
Text with 9-1-1 Awareness Day is to inform members of Canada’s Deaf, Deafened, Hard of Hearing and Speech Impaired (DHHSI) community about the benefits of Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1) service and...
November 30, 2016
(Toronto, ON) – Ontario’s police leaders and the Chief Coroner for Ontario today warned that Ontarians continue to face a deadly threat to public health and safety as a result of a spike...
November 29, 2016
An employee at the Sunglass Hut had to review video surveillance when she noticed her inventory count was off during morning count on Friday.  Barrie Police were called to the Sunglass...
November 29, 2016
Scott Aikman of the Toronto Police Service was honoured for investigative excellence with the 2015 William Bishop Award. Constable Aikman befriended a murderer for a year to acquire a confession to...
November 29, 2016
Recently the provincial government has announced to introduce legislation to implement photo radar throughout community safety and school zones. This initiative has prompted fraudsters to begin...