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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...
November 16, 2016
UPDATE: MONDAY, MARCH 20th, 2017 On Saturday, March 18th, 2017 the second male wanted in relation to the November 5th, 2016 incident turned himself into police.  He did not wish to provide...
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...
February 16, 2018
On Thursday, February 15, 2018, the Barrie Police Services Board approved the extension of Barrie Police Chief Kimberley Greenwood until March 2021. Chief Greenwood was first appointed chief in 2013...
February 15, 2018
(Update) Tuesday, February 20, 2018 On Thursday, February 15, 2018, just before 12:00 p.m., a man was accosted and robbed of his vehicle at gun point outside his home on Kozlov Street, in the City of...
February 15, 2018
The Barrie Police are seeking public assistance in identifying two suspects following a theft at Georgian Mall, located at 509 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.   On Thursday, February 8,...
February 14, 2018
A Romance Scam involves any individual with false romantic intentions toward a victim in order to gain their trust and affection for the purpose of obtaining the victim’s money or access to...
February 12, 2018
Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in identifying a male after he fled on foot after stealing over $500 of meat and seafood. On Friday, February 9th, 2018 just before 3:...
February 8, 2018
The Barrie Police Service is looking to identify a male who pulled a change room quick change and left without paying for his new outfit. On Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at 12:00 pm the lone male...
February 7, 2018
Barrie Police Service is investigating a string of thefts from various stores in the Georgian Mall between January 25th and February 1st where a team appear to execute a well laid out plan when...