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Today there is appropriate fencing and protocols in place to ensure that the city tells the GO people and other authorities that the fence has been breached.

By Pepper Parr February 1, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. In April 2013 Burlington resident Denise Davy spoke as a delegation at the city’s Community Services […]

Burlington drug dealer arrested and held for bail: more than $8,000 seized

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By Staff January 28, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. The police are moving up the food chain. Last week a number of high school students were […]

Police focus on Burlington high schools as part of a drug crackdown. More than $6000 seized plus quantity of drugs.

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By Staff January 28, 2014 BURLINGTON. ON. Between Jan 14 – 21, 2014, the Halton Regional Police Service conducted an organized high school drug […]

Human trafficking, living off the avails, exploiting a 15 year old into the sex trade: charges laid during police blitz on Burlington hotels.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 24, 2014 On Wednesday and Thursday of this week the Police Service Human Trafficking and Vice Unit participated in […]

They are out there in the tens of thousands – working full time to steal your money.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 23, 2014 The email said: Your credit card has been successfully processed. FLIGHT NUMBER DT7928115008US ELECTRONIC 7841615249 DATE & […]

If the dog couldn’t find him – how are the rest of us going to be able to help? Police looking for help to find bank robber.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. January 20, 2014 Halton Regional Police have gone public with a request for help in catching the brazen bandit […]

Classic example of identity theft – known brand name used to pull you in; plausable story as well – then they have you.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 20, 2014 It appeared as an email to “undisclosed recipients”. For those that get taken in by these attempts […]

What is the first clue that the email shown below is an attempt to steal your identity?

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 14, 2014 Identity theft is a BIG business, and a rather successful one for some people as well. This […]

Major drug bust in Oakville – Burlington media invited to tag along.


By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 8, 2014 They are selling the stuff legally in Colorado where a member of their Legislature sent an email […]

Police arrest two from Hamilton and charge them with series of home break and entry offences.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 7, 2013 Two imports from Hamilton may not be going home soon. They were arrested in connection to a […]

Police given authorization to publish picture of youth suspected of grabbing the buttocks of a 13year old girl.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 7, 2014 The Regional Police Service has done something we don’t see very often; they published the photograph of […]

Number of people charged with drinking and driving offences during holiday period basically the same as 2012.


By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 6, 2014 The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) reported a significant drop in the number of impaired driving charges officers […]

Bank bandit evades police and German shepherd from the canine unit. BMO on Brant was robbed.

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By Pepper Parr January 3, 2014, Burlington, ON. It was just after 1:30 pm. I was driving up John Street into the Plaza on […]

How to handle that Red Nose – Region issues a cold weather alert.


By Staff Burlington, ON December 31, 2013. Not sure how these two managed to get together – but if ever there was a natural […]

Identity thieves find a new angle – if your security software is up to date it will help block this kind of crap.

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December 30, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. It doesn’t take the identity thieves and the bank scammers very long to find a new angle. This […]

Two children say no – police now looking for older man carrying a small pink backpack.

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December 19, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Police are asking the public for the public’s assistance in identifying a man who interacted with two […]

The police want to engage you – which is probably better than having them arrest you.

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December 14, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. The Halton Regional Police Services board has released the Draft of the 2014-2020. The Police Service, […]

Who knew? Weren’t they just massage parlours where you went to get the kinks taken out?

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December 13, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. As part of the mandate of the Human Trafficking and Vice Unit and in partnership with […]

Burlington pornographer arrested twice. Charged with distributing smut and luring a child.

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December 3, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. A male resident of the city managed to get himself arrested twice on child pornography charges. Police […]

They got a bigger fish this time; Regional police seize drugs and cash in a Ross Street raid.

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By Staff December 1, 2013 Burlington, ON. Halton Regional Police, Burlington-3 District Strategic Support Team, executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant […]