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It's simple! Lock it or lose it

It's simple! Lock it or lose it

An unlocked vehicle could allow an opportunistic thief to gain valuable documentation that could lead to identity theft
Barrie woman drives wrong way on Highway 400

Barrie woman drives wrong way on Highway 400

Faces charges of impaired driving - and driving the wrong way on a divided highway
Police investigate construction site fire in Bracebridge

Police investigate construction site fire in Bracebridge

Fire in construction area led to blasting mats blaze; no injuries reported
Bracebridge, Orillia OPP work together to nab robbery suspect

Bracebridge, Orillia OPP work together to nab robbery suspect

Gravenhurst man charged in wake of robbery of IDA Pharmacy
Police seize $3,500 worth of drugs and cash in Bracebridge bust

Police seize $3,500 worth of drugs and cash in Bracebridge bust

Drugs seized included cocaine, hydromorphone contin, cannabis marijuana, and cannabis resin
Six criminal investigations follow threats on social media

Six criminal investigations follow threats on social media

When comments of a threatening nature are conveyed and the police learn about them, in the interest of public safety, investigations are launched and involved persons are held accountable
Distracted driving campaign nets 211 drivers

Distracted driving campaign nets 211 drivers

Police issue $103,390 in fines during campaign
Police seek assistance following Circle K theft

Police seek assistance following Circle K theft

It is alleged the suspect intimidated the lone store clerk and left with a sum of cash
Orillia man attempts to evade police, faces multiple charges

Orillia man attempts to evade police, faces multiple charges

Driver, 47, flees police, smashes into car after being stopped at RIDE checkpoint
Bracebridge man dies after snowmobile goes into water

Bracebridge man dies after snowmobile goes into water

Man was rushed to hospital but in spite of life-saving efforts, did not survive