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Driver flees police, faces impaired charge

Driver flees police, faces impaired charge

A Bracebridge man is facing a number of charges; four OPP cruisers damaged in pursuit
Hillsdale man charged in child exploitation investigation after OPP contacted by FBI

Hillsdale man charged in child exploitation investigation after OPP contacted by FBI

Three computers seized for further examination
Suspect nabbed with large amount of cash, facing new charges

Suspect nabbed with large amount of cash, facing new charges

30-year-old was arrested for breach of recognizance and was in possession of money obtained by crime
OPP arrest suspect in keying of car at OSMH

OPP arrest suspect in keying of car at OSMH

Dennis Macarthur, 69, of Oro-Medonte faces mischief charge
Don't let a romance scam break your heart on Valentine's Day

Don't let a romance scam break your heart on Valentine's Day

Romance scams often begin on social media or online dating sites
Hewitt's work truck stolen from family farm

Hewitt's work truck stolen from family farm

Truck was taken from out-building next to house; 'It's frustrating,' says family member of second incident at the farm in six months
Man dies after altercation in Penetanguishene

Man dies after altercation in Penetanguishene

Because OPP responded to the incident, SIU is investigating
Local officer to lead OPP's Golden Helmets Motorcycle Unit

Local officer to lead OPP's Golden Helmets Motorcycle Unit

Golden Helmets are a precision motorcycle riding team headquartered at GHQ in Orillia
Opioid use suspected in death of Bracebridge resident

Opioid use suspected in death of Bracebridge resident

Number of deaths due to overdose continue to rise across the country and the province, say police
‘Modern-day slavery’ probe reveals 43 people living in ‘squalid’ conditions <b>(11 photos)</b>

‘Modern-day slavery’ probe reveals 43 people living in ‘squalid’ conditions (11 photos)

‘It is inconceivable that this was taking place in our community’: Barrie police chief; no charges have been laid