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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft. On Sunday, May 20, 2018, police were called to a convenience store, located on Owen Street,...
June 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Three Sea-Doos Stolen in Nighttime Theft

Three Sea-Doos Stolen in Nighttime Theft

On Sunday, May 20th, 2018 at approximately 10:25 pm three (3) suspects were caught on video surveillance entering St. Onge Recreation located at 65 Hart Drive, in the City of Barrie.  A white...
May 30, 2018
Police & the Community
2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run

2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run

Members of the Barrie Police Service will be participating in the Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of Special Olympics. Law enforcement runners will be joined by Special Olympians who will...
May 23, 2018
Police & the Community
Detectives Looking to ID Robbery Suspect

Detectives Looking to ID Robbery Suspect

On Friday, May 4th, 2018 at 10:50 am Barrie Police Service received a call from the employee working at Ultramar located at 90 Mapleview Drive East, in the City of Barrie, after a robbery...
May 23, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigation Underway After Vehicle and Cyclist Collide

Investigation Underway After Vehicle and Cyclist Collide

On Sunday, May 20th, 2018 shortly before 11:00 pm a collision occurred between a vehicle and bicycle on Bayfiled Street, just north of Cundles Road, in the City of Barrie.  The driver of the...
May 21, 2018
Police & the Community
Canada Road Safety Week: Taking the ‘D’ out of ‘Driving’

Canada Road Safety Week: Taking the ‘D’ out of ‘Driving’

Today marks the beginning of Canada Road Safety Week, a 7-day national campaign aimed at making Canada's roads the safest in the world. All enforcement agencies across the country have been...
May 15, 2018
Police & the Community
Project E.R.A.S.E

Project E.R.A.S.E

Project E.R.A.S.E.  E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activity On Streets Everywhere) is an awareness and enforcement campaign operated jointly by police services across Ontario in...
May 11, 2018
Police & the Community
 Barrie Police Gun Amnesty Results

Barrie Police Gun Amnesty Results

The Barrie Police Service has received and rendered safe numerous weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition during a month-long Gun Amnesty. During April 2018, the Barrie Police Service...
May 10, 2018
Police & the Community
Stolen Van Recovered But Suspect Still Outstanding

Stolen Van Recovered But Suspect Still Outstanding

Barrie Police Service are looking for the public's assistance in idnetifying a male involved in a theft of a vehicle from a residence in downtown Barrie in early April. On Friday, April 6th,...
May 8, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Week - Celebrating Policing and Community Partnerships

Police Week - Celebrating Policing and Community Partnerships

May 13 to 19 has been designated as Police Week in Ontario. Police Week was observed in 1970 and coincides with Peace Officers Memorial Day, which is recognized internationally on May 15. Our...
May 4, 2018
Police & the Community
Simcoe County Case Files - Ongoing Investigation Results in Second Arrest

Simcoe County Case Files - Ongoing Investigation Results in Second Arrest

(BARRIE, ON) – At a news conference on Wednesday April 18, 2018, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Criminal Investigation Services Commander Detective-Superintendent Ken LEPPERT and Barrie Police...
May 3, 2018
Police & the Community
Razor Thief Runs with Pockets Full

Razor Thief Runs with Pockets Full

Barrie Police Service is looking to identify a male who was captured stealing multiple items from Walmart but he pulled away from the Loss Prevention Officer when confronted outside the...
May 3, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigation Concluded, Dog Still Missing

Investigation Concluded, Dog Still Missing

UPDATE: Monday, May 14th, 2018 Barrie Police Service has concluded their investigation into the missing dog, Lincoln, and spoken to all parties involved including the female in the surveillance...
May 2, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspects Outstanding After Tools Stolen From Canadian Tire

Suspects Outstanding After Tools Stolen From Canadian Tire

On Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at approximately 2:50 pm, two males were observed on video surveillance entering Canadian Tire at 320 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.  The pair positioned...
May 2, 2018
Police & the Community
2018 Cops and Cowboys for LETR

2018 Cops and Cowboys for LETR

Serving and Protecting will have a whole new meaning as  Barrie Police officers, special constables and auxiliary officers will trade in their notebooks for order pads to raise awareness...
May 1, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspect to Identify After Wallet Stolen and Credit Card Tapped

Suspect to Identify After Wallet Stolen and Credit Card Tapped

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in locating a male who was captured on video surveillance using a stolen credit card. On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 the...
April 26, 2018
Police & the Community
Theft at Shoppers Drug Mart

Theft at Shoppers Drug Mart

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft. On Saturday, April 22, 2018 police were called to Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 420 Essa...
April 26, 2018
Police & the Community
 LCBO Thief Flees in a Cab

LCBO Thief Flees in a Cab

The Barrie Police has recently received video surveillance and are now seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft.  On Tuesday...
April 25, 2018
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Identify of Suspect Following a Theft

Police Seeking Identify of Suspect Following a Theft

On Monday, April 16, 2018, a purse had been stolen from Irvine Carpet One, located at 514 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance had captured a suspect utilizing the...
April 25, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigators Seeking Witnesses in Early Morning Collision

Investigators Seeking Witnesses in Early Morning Collision

The Barrie Police Traffic Unit is seeking witnesses after a collision spanning two intersections in Barrie's south end is being investigated. On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 at 6:20 am officers...
April 24, 2018
Police & the Community
Break and Enter Suspect in Possession of Profitable Amount Drugs when Arrested

Break and Enter Suspect in Possession of Profitable Amount Drugs when Arrested

On Thursday, April 19th, 2018 Barrie Police Service received a call for a break and enter that occurred some time the previous weekend.  The victim, who was away from his house for few days,...
April 23, 2018
Police & the Community
High End Cognac Drinker Caught on Camera Stealing

High End Cognac Drinker Caught on Camera Stealing

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in locating a male who's face was caputured on camera as he stole three (3) expensive bottles of high end liquor. On Wednesday...
April 20, 2018
Police & the Community
Investigation Profiled During Campaign Results In First Degree Murder Charges

Investigation Profiled During Campaign Results In First Degree Murder Charges

(BARRIE, ON) – A creative joint investigation by members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Barrie Police Service has resulted in two criminal charges being laid more than 26 years...
April 18, 2018
Police & the Community
 Barrie Police Gun Amnesty Mid-Campaign

Barrie Police Gun Amnesty Mid-Campaign

(BARRIE, ON) – The Barrie Police Service has safely secured 22 weapons and hundreds of rounds of ammunition midway through a month-long Gun Amnesty campaign. Since the launch of the gun...
April 17, 2018
Police & the Community
Three Males Sought After Dashing Thefts

Three Males Sought After Dashing Thefts

Barrie Police Service was called to two (2) retail locations on Bayfield Street after two men were seen grabbing items and fleeing the area in the same get-away car driven by a third male. On...
April 17, 2018
Police & the Community
 Police To Update Joint Missing Persons Investigation - News Conference

Police To Update Joint Missing Persons Investigation - News Conference

(BARRIE, ON) – Members of the media are invited to join representatives from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Barrie Police Service tomorrow as they provide a significant update to a...
April 17, 2018
Police & the Community
Suspect Sought After Cell Phones Concealed in Stolen Backpack

Suspect Sought After Cell Phones Concealed in Stolen Backpack

Barrie Police Service is currently looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male responsible for a theft of 13 cell phones totaling over $1100.00 from a local retail store. On...
April 16, 2018
Police & the Community
5th Annual Barrie Police Home Safe 5KM Run/Walk

5th Annual Barrie Police Home Safe 5KM Run/Walk

(Update) Monday, June 11, 2018 The Barrie Police Service would like to thank the residents of Barrie and our local community partners and sponsors for their participation and contributions to this...
April 14, 2018
Police & the Community
ARREST - A Woman goes on a Shopping Spree with a Stolen Credit Card

ARREST - A Woman goes on a Shopping Spree with a Stolen Credit Card

(Update)  Thursday, April 26, 2018 On Sunday, April 1, 2018, a credit card had been stolen from a vehicle parked in a plaza located at the corner of Bell Farm Road and Alliance Blvd., in...
April 13, 2018
Police & the Community
Today Everyone Is On The Same Team

Today Everyone Is On The Same Team

Our hearts are heavy for those affected by the tragedy in Saskatchewan. The Barrie Police Service is proud to pay tribute and show solidarity on Jersey Day for Humboldt Broncos and for hockey...
April 12, 2018