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.

ID theft screen

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.

diamonds

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

HRPS crest

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.

HRPS crest

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

Robbery Suspect gasstation Walkers

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.

police dog running

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.

Freedom mobile logo

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

HRPS crest

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.

DNA room

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.

HRPS crest

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.

HRPS crest

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.

HRPS crest

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

HRPS crest

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.

HRPS crest

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.

911 room

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.

evernote logo

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 […]