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Police & Community News

Police & the Community
Brazen Daytime Theft and Fraud

Brazen Daytime Theft and Fraud

On Sunday, September 10th, 2017 between 10:30am and 11:50am an unknown male attended the Barrie Free Methodist Church parking lot located at 284 Cundles Road East, in the City of Barrie,...
September 22, 2017
Police & the Community
Play video for Break and Enter to Downtown Business
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Break and Enter to Downtown Business

Barrie Police Service are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a break and enter to a downtown business overnight. On Friday, September 22nd,...
September 22, 2017
Police & the Community
Vehicle with Stolen Plates Drives Off without Paying

Vehicle with Stolen Plates Drives Off without Paying

Barrie Police are currently investigating a gas drive off which occurred last week where the vehicle was also driving with a stolen licence plate. On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 7:15pm a...
September 21, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Overconfident Television Bandit

Police Seeking Overconfident Television Bandit

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft that occurred at Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 165 Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie. On...
September 20, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Looking to Identify A Male Wanted for Fraud

Police Looking to Identify A Male Wanted for Fraud

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect believed to be in possession of a stolen credit.   On Thursday, September 14, 2017, a suspect made numerous...
September 20, 2017
Police & the Community
Break and Enter at Local Hobby Shop

Break and Enter at Local Hobby Shop

The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identity two suspects following a break and enter that occurred on Sunday, September 17, 2017, just before 3:00 a.m., at a hobby...
September 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Break and Enter Suspect Sought

Break and Enter Suspect Sought

On Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 10:40pm Barrie Police responded to a Break and Enter call at Fox’s Bakery on 96 Victoria Street, in the City of Barrie. Residents sitting outside enjoying the...
September 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Capture Robbery Suspect Disguised as a Mouse

Police Capture Robbery Suspect Disguised as a Mouse

Investigators have identified and charged a 19-year-old Barrie male who was disguised as a mouse when he robbed a Mac’s Convenience Store, located at 221 Ferndale Drive South, in the City of...
September 19, 2017
Police & the Community
Stolen Bike Recovered and Returned to Owner

Stolen Bike Recovered and Returned to Owner

On Monday, September 18th, 2017 Barrie Police Service received information that the stolen bicycle had been sold to a local Hock Shop on Kozlov Street, in the City of Barrie. Officers attended the...
September 18, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED - Arthur FREJ and John NANIBUSH

WANTED - Arthur FREJ and John NANIBUSH

Police have issued an arrest warrant for two suspects in relation to a theft that occurred on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Loblaws, located at 472 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Police...
September 14, 2017
Police & the Community
Bear Spray and Stun Gun Used in Road Rage

Bear Spray and Stun Gun Used in Road Rage

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a road rage incident that led to two males being assaulted Sunday evening. On Sunday evening the victims...
September 13, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: One Arrested, One Outstanding in Theft of Phone

UPDATE: One Arrested, One Outstanding in Theft of Phone

UPDATE: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 Barrie Police Service has identified and arrested Suspect #2, the male responsible for removing the cell phone from the store, at 6:20pm on Tuesday,...
September 12, 2017
Police & the Community
WANTED: Crystal ROSS for Theft of Beer from Loblaws

WANTED: Crystal ROSS for Theft of Beer from Loblaws

UPDATE: Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 Barrie Police have received multiple tips identifying the female responsible for the theft of beer from Loblaws on Monday, September 11th, 2017.  At...
September 12, 2017
Police & the Community
MEDIA INVITE - Child Advocacy Centre - Simcoe/Muskoka Grand Opening

MEDIA INVITE - Child Advocacy Centre - Simcoe/Muskoka Grand Opening

The Barrie Police Service would like to invite members of the media to attend the Grand Opening of the Child Advocacy Centre Simcoe/Muskoka. Members of the media are invited to attend the Grand...
September 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Police Seeking Person of Interest

Police Seeking Person of Interest

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft on Friday, September 1, 2017, at Nutrition Plus, located at 42 Maple Avenue, in the City of Barrie...
September 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Theft - Police Seeking Vodka Connoisseur

Theft - Police Seeking Vodka Connoisseur

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft at the LCBO, located at 534 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. Video surveillance captured the...
September 7, 2017
Police & the Community
Lingerie Enthusiast Caught on Video Surveillance

Lingerie Enthusiast Caught on Video Surveillance

Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identity a suspect wanted for theft from La Senza, located within the Georgian Mall, at 509 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie. It is...
September 6, 2017
Police & the Community
Three Suspects Wanted Following a Cabela's Theft

Three Suspects Wanted Following a Cabela's Theft

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify three suspects following a theft at Cabela’s, located at 50 Concert Way, in the City of Barrie. On Wednesday,...
September 5, 2017
Police & the Community
Quick Change Scam

Quick Change Scam

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a quick change scam that took place on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at the Georgian Mall, located at 509 Bayfield...
September 5, 2017
Police & the Community
Back to School Tips to Keep Everyone Safe

Back to School Tips to Keep Everyone Safe

Today is the first day of school for students across Simcoe County, and police would like to remind everyone to safely share the roads with pedestrians, cyclists and school buses. Ensure your...
September 5, 2017
Police & the Community
UPDATE: Death at Dyment Pond Deemed Not Suspicious

UPDATE: Death at Dyment Pond Deemed Not Suspicious

UPDATE: Friday, September 1st, 2017 Barrie Police Service have lifted the scene near Dyment Pond off Victoria Street, in the City of Barrie. A forensic postmortem was concluded on Thursday, August...
August 30, 2017
Police & the Community
Police on the Lookout for a Stolen Dirt Bike

Police on the Lookout for a Stolen Dirt Bike

A residence on Innisfil Street, in the City of Barrie, was a target of a break and enter sometime between Sunday, August, 20, and Wednesday August, 23, 2017.   Police believed...
August 25, 2017
Police & the Community
Theft and Use of Credit Card

Theft and Use of Credit Card

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male wanted for a theft and use of a stolen credit card. On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 officers attended a residence...
August 25, 2017
Police & the Community
Gunshot Victims Arrive at Hospital

Gunshot Victims Arrive at Hospital

(Update) Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Two men suffered non-life threatening injuries following a shooting Monday night on Hickling Trail, in the City of Barrie. Investigators believe an altercation...
August 22, 2017
Police & the Community
Distraction Theft and Attempt Fraud

Distraction Theft and Attempt Fraud

On Monday, July 3rd, 2017 at 1:30pm two female suspects were involved in a distraction theft at Sears, located at 521 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.  Shortly after removing a wallet...
August 21, 2017
Police & the Community
Hotel Guests Fall Victim to a Break and Enter

Hotel Guests Fall Victim to a Break and Enter

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify two males following a theft on Saturday, August 12, 2017, at the Quality Inn, located at 55 Hart Drive, in the City of Barrie...
August 18, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Police Seeking A Suspect Following Theft at LCBO

ARRESTED - Police Seeking A Suspect Following Theft at LCBO

(Update) Friday, August 18, 2017 On Friday, July 14, 2017, a male was captured on video surveillance stealing a bottle of vodka from the LCBO, located 534 Bayfield Street, in the City of...
August 16, 2017
Police & the Community
Update - A 10-year-old Girl with Cerebral Palsy Has Her Mode of Transportation Stolen

Update - A 10-year-old Girl with Cerebral Palsy Has Her Mode of Transportation Stolen

(Update) Tuesday, August 15, 2017 The Barrie Police Service has received numerous e-mails, direct messages and telephone calls from the residents of Barrie and the Greater Toronto Area, all...
August 14, 2017
Police & the Community
Max Cameron PRITCHETT Arrested Following Canada Wide Warrant

Max Cameron PRITCHETT Arrested Following Canada Wide Warrant

(Update) Monday, August 28, 2017 Investigators with the Barrie Police Homicide Unit have arrested and charged 21-year-old Max Cameron PRITCHETT of Barrie, ON. The accused turned himself into...
August 13, 2017
Police & the Community
ARRESTED - Kristy CLIFT - Credit Card Fraud

ARRESTED - Kristy CLIFT - Credit Card Fraud

(Update) Monday, September 18, 2017 Barrie Police Service received a call from an anonymous tipster who was able to provide the current location of the wanted female at noon on Sunday,...
August 11, 2017