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October 16, 2018
Recreational Cannabis usage will become legal in Canada as of October 17, 2018. If you choose to use cannabis, use it in a manner that is respectful, lawful and in a way that keeps it out of the...
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 is a Barrie...
January 18, 2019
The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance after a report was received involving a male who had attended two financial institutions in the City of Barrie and fraudulently...
January 15, 2019
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - Earlier today, the province’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) charged Sergeant Michael Chytuk of the Barrie Police Service with Criminal Negligence Causing Bodily...
January 15, 2019
January 17, 2019 - Photos of the recovered property are now available in a Facebook album on the Barrie Police Service Facebook Page. If you believe that any of these items belong to you, please...
January 14, 2019
The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance after a break, enter and theft was reported in the City of Barrie. On Saturday January 12, 2019, the Barrie Police Service was...
January 14, 2019
A woman using reusable grocery bags to carry her selections through a local grocery store raised the suspicions of the store’s loss prevention officer (LPO) at a Bayfield Street grocery store...
January 14, 2019
The Barrie Police Service is crediting a keen eyed citizen who contacted police after they observed an unknown male enter an unlocked motor vehicle on Ambler Way in the east end of the city Saturday...
January 14, 2019
Barrie Police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred at a convenience store in Barrie’s east end on Friday evening. On Friday, January 11, 2019, just before 8:00 p.m.,...
January 11, 2019
Barrie Police are looking to identify two male suspects after a wallet and a cell phone were stolen from a vehicle at a Commerce Park Drive gym and various financial cards were used. On the afternoon...