The email didn't come from a bank.

Identity theft - many faces

By Staff June 4th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   This might look like my bank doing me a favour – it isn’t. Someone has sent out […]

Free money from a bank is the first sign of a scam.

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By Staff May 31st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   This kind of scam is used again and again – because it works for the thieves. A […]

Charges Laid in Kijiji Fraud Investigation: the diamonds were real enough - the certified cheque wasn't.


By Staff May 30th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service’s Regional Fraud Unit has charged one person in connection with a series […]

3,306 traffic charges and warnings related to all forms of driving offences were laid during the holiday weekend. Up 23% over previous year.

Cell phone while driving

By Staff May 28th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Another report card – we didn’t do all that well in the 2019 Canada Road Safety Week […]

Burlington Robbery: Jewel heist outside a residence

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By Staff May 25th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Regional Police are investigating a robbery in Burlington where two victims were robbed of jewellery outside […]

Strong public response helps police locate and arrest robbery suspect - additional charges laid.

By Staff May 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service have identified, arrested and charged a male from Burlington in connection with […]

Robbery suspect holds up two women on two occasions brandishing a switch blade knife.

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By Staff May 22, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The get-away used by a robbery suspect was a BMX style bike. Police describe the bike used […]

Police Investigate Burlington Gas Station Robbery

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By Staff May 17th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police are currently investigating a gas station robbery that occurred on Walkers Line yesterday. […]

Regional police bring in the K9 unit to capture two resisting arrest.

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By Staff April 25th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   It took a number of police officers and the use of the K9 unit to capture and […]

Armed Robbery in Burlington: cell store staff did not sustain any physical injuries.

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By Staff April 24th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service is investigating an armed Robbery that took place at a Freedom Mobile […]

False 911 Call Leads to Arrest

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By Staff April 17th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   This criminal act sets a new level for stupidity. On April 16, 2019, at approximately 7:45 pm, […]

DNA evidence seized by Regional police solves a crime.

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By Staff April 16th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   This isn’t a Burlington crime story but it does give us a look at the tools the […]

High quality video footage will help identify B&E suspect.

BESuspect 2 April 5

By Staff April 5th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   With good security cameras people suspected of criminal activity can be easily identified. If the person in […]

Driver arrested after head-on collision and testing over 80mg.

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By Staff March 30th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   A head on collision on Walkers Line Friday evening resulted in criminal charges being laid against a […]

Two arrested for series of home break-ins across the GTA - caught at a Goodram home crime.

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By Staff March 29th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service arrested two suspects following a series of residential break and enters across […]

Second sexual assault reported in the city.

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By Staff March 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON Reports of sexual assaults in the city are on the rise. On Saturday March 16th 2019, Detectives with […]

Police Appeal for Help after Assault in Burlington

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By Staff March 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On Friday March 15th, 2019, at approximately 8:45 pm, a female in her 30s was walking in […]

Burlington resident charged with robbery and drug possession.

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By Staff March 11, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On March 1, 2019, a male was robbed of his personal property while at a meeting with […]

Regional police holding an Open House for people interested in working as 9-1-1 communicators.

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By Staff March 6th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   This is a lot of advance notice – but if serving the public in an ancillary police […]

This one looked like a scam to us.

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By Staff February 25th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Got his earlier today. Dear Customer: We’re letting you know that we’ve noticed some suspicious activity on […]