Driver chooses the wrong way to settle a driving dispute - arrested.

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By Staff December 8th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   At around 10:00 AM yesterday, a citizen reported to the Halton Regional Police Service that he observed […]

Police to regularly report on intimate partner violence

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By Pepper Parr December 5th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   In a media release the Halton Regional Police Service said: “Incidents of intimate partner violence threaten […]

Footprint resulted in the arrest of two: both charged with 14 break and enter incidents. See if any of the property is yours.

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By Staff November 28th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Police rely heavily on finger prints and DNA as evidence in identifying a suspect and attaching them […]

Regional Police go high tech to train officers how to handle dangerous and delicate situations.

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By Pepper Parr November 27th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   You are a police officer suddenly facing a delicate situation. The person you are facing is […]

They filled duffle bags and suitcases with bottles of alcohol; left LCBO store without making any attempt to pay.

By Staff November 27th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Thieves decided to stock up early on their Christmas Cheer – fill duffel bags and a suitcase […]

Man Arrested after Attending Police Station on Stolen Motorcycle - that gives the word brazen new depth and meaning.

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By Staff November 26th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On November 25, 2019, a Stoney Creek man arrived at the Halton Regional Police Service 2 District […]

Cunning scam: the caller says they are calling from the Court House in Burlington.

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By Staff November 26th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   There is a notice appearing on many of the city’s web sites advising people that: The people […]

Arrest Made After Theft Of Poppy Donation Boxes In Burlington

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By Staff November 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service has made an arrest after three Royal Canadian Legion Poppy donation boxes […]

Jumanne Salmon charged with Exercise Control over a prostitute and seven other offenses.

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By Staff November 8th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   In October 2019, members of the Halton Police Service – Human Trafficking Unit initiated an investigation pertaining […]

Jeff Hill sworn in as new Deputy Chief of Halton Regional Police Service,

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By Staff October 17th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   In August 2019, former Deputy Chief Nishan Duraiappah, joined Peel Region as the new Chief of Police. […]

Police Trying to Identify Owners of Seized Property

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By Staff October 11th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The stuff is sitting in a locker at Police Headquarters waiting for someone to claim it. The […]

A bit of an improvement on commercial vehicle inspections but the number charged with offenses is still far too high.

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By Staff October 8th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   If you’re driving on the major highways you know how many trucks there are on the road. […]

Arrests made in hate crimes - two charged with Willfully Promoting Hate

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By Staff October 4th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON It took a lot of time and effort and some dogged follow up work – but it paid […]

Police Seeking the Public's Assistance - Stabbing Incident in Burlington

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By Staff September 28th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Night spots get very dangerous when people feel they can carry a knife and then stab someone […]

Another mention of the need to be ever vigilant to what you get in your email.

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By Staff September 25th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   If you rely on email – getting a message like this causes a small panic: until you […]

Ribfest got robbed - cash was taken from their office on Lakeshore Road.

Ribfest Burlington - said to be the biggest in the province.

By Staff September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspect(s) responsible for a break-in […]

That scam that took half a million out of the city's coffers turned out to be a tad more than that - $503,000 to be exact.

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By Pepper Parr September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The city has been transparent about the more than half a million dollars that got sucked […]

Counterfeit Oxycodone Pills Containing Fentanyl Circulating in the Greater Toronto Area - that includes Burlington.

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By Staff September 21st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Can you tell the difference between these pills? Neither can we. One of these is oxycodone, and […]

How to manage the pan handlers - just what did get said at that Council meeting

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By Staff September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Suzanne Vukosavljevic, Manager of Communications for the city sent out a media release saying: “The City of […]

K9 unit brought in to track down a culprit to a garage where he was found hiding.

The police canine unit was brought in to track down suspects that had begun to break into a Cherry Cr home.

By Staff September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On Thursday September 19, 2019 at approximately 5:00 am, a lone male culprit entered a 7/11 convenience […]