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Traffic Stop

Traffic Stop Nets a Loaded Handgun, Drugs & Cash

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Friday, June 21, 2019 10:20 AM

​The Halton Regional Police Service has charged a male in conjunction with a traffic stop resulting in the seizure of a loaded handgun, crack cocaine, and over $10,000 cash.

Fortune Telling Scam

Fortune Telling Scammer worked in Oakville Arrested

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Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:40 PM

Members of the Halton Regional Police Service Regional Fraud unit attended Edmonton, Alberta to take custody of a woman wanted in connection to a fortune telling scam that she previously ran in Oakville.

Marijuana

Marijuana and Impaired Driving Statistics

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Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:14 PM

In essence, legalizing marijuana has resulted in radically important changes for many Canadians. The recreational and psychoactive drug has had a bad reputation for a while before it was legalized on October 14th 2018.

pellet gun

Pellet Gun used to shoot vehicles: Oakville Man Arrested

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Monday, June 17, 2019 2:10 PM

On Sunday, June 16, 2019, at 10:30 pm, the Halton Regional Police Service attended a residence near Fourth Line and Upper Middle Road West (Glen Abbey) in Oakville, in relation to a mischief investigation about ...

motorcyclist

Motorcyclist Injured After Collision In Oakville

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Thursday, June 13, 2019 1:00 PM

At approximately 6:22 p.m. on June 12th, a 30-year-old male motorcyclist was driving eastbound on Wyecroft Road near the Bronte GO Station.

Nibal Slim

Nibal Slim receives the Police Chief’s Citizen Award

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019 9:15 AM

Oakville resident Nibal Slim received the Halton Regional Police Chief’s Citizen Award. The awards ceremony took place in the Burlington Convention Centre on May 16, 2019.

Shred Event creates 12 Tonnes of protection

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Monday, June 10, 2019 5:34 PM

Crime Stoppers of Halton, in partnership with Blue-Pencil Information Management, recently held a Shred Event on May 25, 2019 to help combat identity theft and related fraud.

Kitchener Contractor

Kitchener Contractor Charged for Oakville Break & Enters

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Friday, June 7, 2019 10:51 AM

On May 21st and May 31, 2019 two break and enters occurred at residences in Oakville. One of the residences was under construction and the other was being renovated. A Kitchener Contractor was hired to ...

Opioids

Opioids in Oakville: What Our Residents Should Know

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019 11:26 AM

Since the beginning of this year, the Halton Regional Police Service has seen an increase in the number of overdoses suspected to be caused by opioids in the communities we serve. Each of these overdoses ...

Georgetown

Georgetown Man Arrested for Indecent Act in Oakville

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Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:02 PM

In August and October of 2018, there were two incidents of an indecent act in different parks/walking trails in Oakville. In both incidents, a male approached an adult woman walking their dog and initiated a ...

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