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Press Release - Daytime Edition: February 10, 2016

Press Release - Daytime Edition

The Barrie Police Traffic Unit is investigating a collision involving a pedestrian at the intersection of Mulcaster and Penetang Street in the City of Barrie. On Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at ...
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Press Release - Daytime Edition: February 10, 2016

Press Release - Daytime Edition

On Tuesday, February 9, 2016 police responded to a head on motor vehicle collision on Ferndale Drive, in the City of Barrie, just after 4:30 p.m. Two people were taken to Royal Victoria Regional ...
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Press Release - Daytime Edition: February 10, 2016

Press Release - Daytime Edition

On Tuesday night just after 10:00 p.m. a motor vehicle crashed in a building located on Anne Street, South in the City of Barrie. The vehicle stuck the building with such force that it came to ...
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6th Annual Barrie Crisis Intervention Training

6th Annual Barrie Crisis Intervention Training
February 9th, 2016 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police Service will be hosting the 6th Annual Barrie Crisis Intervention Training (C.I.T), the week of Monday February 8th through to Friday February 12th, 2016.

The Barrie Crisis Intervention Training is a Collaborative Project by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Royal Victoria Regional Health Center (RVH) and the Barrie Police Service.

Since the inception of C.I.T, over 140 members of the Barrie Police Service have participated in this training, which focuses on; working with individual’s experiencing a mental health crisis, assessment tools, risk factors and building relationships with various community partners.

The Barrie Police Service would like to invite members of the media to attend throughout the week. For further information please contact Corporate Communications at (705) 725-7025 extension 2926.

Cordless Drill Stolen from Walmart

Cordless Drill Stolen from Walmart
February 9th, 2016 - Police & the Community

On Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:45pm a male entered the Walmart located at 450 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie, selecting a drill valued at over $100.00.  He found his drill of choice and retreated to the bathroom where he took the item out of the box, concealing it in his backpack.  He immediately left the store without paying for the item.

Description:

  • Male, white
  • 20-35 years old
  • Thin build
  • Long thin straight blonde hair in a pony tail
  • glasses

The Barrie Police Service is asking for assistance in identifying this male and anyone with information is asked to contact PC G Brickell of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext 2520 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

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Press Release - Daytime Edition: February 9, 2016

Press Release - Daytime Edition

Barrie Police have been conducting a six month long investigation into a theft that occurred in 2015 from 2919 Royal Canadian Army Cadets Corps, in the City of Barrie. The female suspect was ...
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LOCATED: Missing 55 Year Old Male

LOCATED: Missing 55 Year Old Male
February 8th, 2016 - Police & the Community

UPDATE: Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 @ 1:00pm

Missing male has been located by York Regional Police safe and sound. Family and friends are very grateful for the support from the citizens of Barrie sharing this message.


Barrie Police is seeking the public assistance in locating a missing man from the City of Barrie. Steven Nicholson was last seen leaving the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie on Tuesday, February 2, 2016.

Police have received information that he may be in the Newmarket area.

Description:

  • 5’7”
  • 215lbs
  • Short grey hair, hazel eyes
  • Last seen wearing; a brown leather coat, dark blue jeans and brown boots.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Barrie Police Service at (705) 725-7025, ext. 2129, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

 

 

Thief Gets Away With Rum and Beer

Thief Gets Away With Rum and Beer
February 8th, 2016 - Police & the Community

Police have just received surveillance video for a theft that occurred on Thursday, November 26th, 2015 at the LCBO located at 55 Mary Street, in the City of Barrie.  The male entered the store and concealed a $43.00 bottle of rum. He then proceeded to the beer fridge and selected a six pack of Budweiser cans also concealing them in his jacket. The male was confronted by store security but bolted from the store, escaping lost prevention.

Description:

  • Male, white
  • Approximately 20 years old
  • Clean shaven

Wearing:

  • Red & black jacket
  • Black baseball cap
  • Black back pack
  • Grey pants

The Barrie Police Service is asking for assistance in identifying this male and anyone with information is asked to contact PC M Mellish of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext 2634 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

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Press Release - Daytime Edition: February 8, 2016

Press Release - Daytime Edition

Video surveillance assisted police in identifying a male who had been using counterfeit money in the downtown core. A downtown establishment contacted police after the male had purchased a $3.00 ...
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Press Release - Daytime Edition: February 8, 2016

Press Release - Daytime Edition

On Sunday, February 7, 2016 police were called to an address on Nelson Street for a disturbance, just after 3:00 a.m. Upon arrival police were berated by a large group of people who had been ...
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