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January 12, 2017
On December 8th, 2016, Barrie Police Service Deputy Chief Bruce E. Carlson announced his intention to retire, effective August 31, 2017 after 35 years of dedicated police service. Deputy Carlson...
January 4, 2017
On Sunday, February 5, 2017 join the Barrie Police Service and the Barrie Trojan Swim Club at Centennial Beach, Barrie, for the 2017 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ontario. 75% of the...
December 22, 2016
As a result of the escalating number of false alarms responded to by Barrie Police Service, a False Alarm Policy was introduced in 2010. Responding to false alarms delay officers from more emergent...
December 13, 2016
UPDATE: Friday, January 13th, 2017 On Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at 5:45pm Barrie Police located the wanted male and placed him under arrest. The 23-year-old Barrie male was charged with Theft...
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...
January 20, 2017
UPDATE: Monday, January 23rd, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips in relation the the male involved in this incident and have identified the male.  He has been in contact with...
January 19, 2017
UPDATE ON LIST OF CHARGES and ACCUSED PARTIES- Friday, January 20th, 2017 A 53-year-old Oro-Medonte male was charged with: Trafficking- Marijuana  Trafficking- Cannabis Resin Trafficking-...
January 18, 2017
Barrie Police are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male involved in an attempt theft from Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie. On Sunday, January 15th,...
January 17, 2017
Barrie Police have now received surveillance video from an ATM located at a mall in Barrie and are hoping a member of the public can assistance in identifying the suspect.  On Saturday, December...
January 13, 2017
UPDATE: Friday, January 13th, 2017 @ 7:00pm Barrie Police would like to thank those who shared information and the photo of missing person, Henry Lambert.  The male has been located and...