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August 1, 2018
The Barrie Police has recently received video surveillance and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect wanted for fraud. On Saturday May, 12, 2018, a fraudulent transaction...
August 1, 2018
On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 6:35 pm a male was observed by a Loss Prevention Officer (LPO) walking past cashiers and leaving Walmart, located at 35 Mapleview Drive in the City...
July 31, 2018
The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft in the City of Barrie. On Sunday, July 22, 2018, a theft occurred at Shoppers Drug Mart,...
July 30, 2018
The Barrie Police Traffic Unit is appealing to the public yet again after further information on vehicle damages has be gathered in a fail to remain collision from March, 2018.  On Friday,...
July 30, 2018
Human trafficking is a crime and human rights abuse that’s sometimes referred to as “modern day slavery.” There are different types of human trafficking that takes place in Ontario...
July 30, 2018
Drinking and boating accounts for approximately 40% of boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways. In 2018, the Canadian Safe Boating Council along with the Barrie Police Service are also...
July 27, 2018
After a lengthy investigation, the Barrie Police Street Crime Unit has charged four (4) people with drug trafficking related charges. On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018 members of the Barrie Police Street...
July 27, 2018
Barrie Police is warning the public about a new sleight of hand theft that has now targeted a victim in the Barrie area. On Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at approximately 2:30 pm the victim was...
July 25, 2018
A lengthy investigation has led Barrie Police to seek public assistance to identify a female responsible for a fraud using a stolen credit card. On Thursday, March 29th, 2018 at approximately 6:40 pm...
July 25, 2018
The Canadian Centre for Child Protection, through its Cybertip.ca program, wants to make parents aware of the app Cake – Live Stream Video Chat and its risks for teens after recently learning...