Police given new tools to aid in finding people who go missing.

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By Pepper Parr August 8th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   There is a fine Detective Constable in the Halton Regional Police Service who will have become […]

Residential Surveillance Footage Helps Police Arrest Six Suspects

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By Pepper Parr August 8th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The best tool any police service has is vigilant residents. This was the case when a […]

Using a health angle to steal your identity.

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By Pepper Parr August 6th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Not sure if this should be a crime story or a health story. It was a […]

Nish Duraiappah named Chief of Police of Peel Regional Police.

Deputy Chief Nishan Duraiappah pleads his innocence to the charge of Grand Theft Donuts, looking on is Halton Regional Police Detective Constable Paul Proteau.

By Pepper Parr August 2nd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Deputy Chief Nish Duraiappah – made Peel Region Chief of Police Deputy Chief Nish Duraiappah has […]

Financial Representative Arrested for Fraud Offence

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By Staff August 2nd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON The Halton Regional Police Service – 3 District Criminal Investigation Bureau has arrested and charged an Ajax man […]

Arrested on human trafficking charges - male faces 11 Criminal code counts.


By Staff August 2nd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service – Human Trafficking Unit has arrested a Toronto male for exploiting an […]

Halton Regional Police maintain their record of having the lowest Crime Severity Index of all Canadian municipalities with a population of 100,000 or more.

Halton Regional Police Services Chief Tanner wants to tweet with you.

By Staff July 23, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Once again the Region of Halton tops the 2018 Crime Severity Index allowing it to once again […]

Police believe they have captured an image of a witness they would like to interview.

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By Staff July 22, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   When there is high quality video available the police have a very good chance of identifying the […]

It can happen to the best of organizations, the city of Burlington knows that - Phishing scams. Learn as much as you can and remember the cardinal rule - if in doubt - don't.


By Staff July 22, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON Originally published in Inc. magazine with some local content added. Phishing scams are nothing new; most of us […]

Arrest Made in Thefts of Packages from Front Doors of Residences

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By Staff July 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON Burlington Criminal Investigations Bureau of the Halton Regional Police have charged a male in connection with thefts of […]

Very well done - convincing - but a scam nevertheless. The rule: If in doubt - don't

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By Staff July 16, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   This scam is good – they’ve done a good job of looking legit – they aren’t. It […]

Council was fully briefed ten days before city hall reported that half a million had been taken from city accounts by an as yet unknown third party.

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By Staff July 4th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   It looked like a minor matter on the Audit Committee agenda – but it was probably that […]

A new scam - they are going after people they believe have PayPal accounts.


By Staff July 2nd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   They are just taking care of business – their business not mine and they have nothing to […]

Police release photos of suspects in theft of bank cards at an LCBO location.

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By Staff June 28th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service warns the public about an increase in the number of shoulder surfing/distraction-style […]

Don't get caught the way the city did: an email cost the city half a million.


By Staff June 27th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   You Have One Security Message From RBC Online Services Center said the email headline. The message said: […]

Police still looking for the two suspects that approached city hall at night bearing signs that were deemed to be hate literature.

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By Staff June 25th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON A little more help and the Regional Police should be able to close this file. As a result […]

Police arrest suspect in robbery at knife point.

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By Staff June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Regional police have made an arrest of a robbery suspect who was riding a BMX-style bike […]

Do you know what Distraction Theft is: Learn more and help identify two suspects.

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By Staff June 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police want to advise you of a particular nasty bit of thievery taking place […]

54 year old Hamilton resident driving motorcycle killed as the result of a collision on Derry Road.

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By Staff June 16th, 2O19 BURLINGTON, ON   Late late Friday evening – the 14th the Regional Police responded to a collision on Derry Road, […]

Some detailed pictures on hate crime suspect - can you help identify the young man police want to interview?

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By Pepper Parr June 14th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   An update on those terrible hate messages that were seen at six locations in the City […]