Could pausing to give cash to a pan handler get you a ticket for distracted driving? Some members of council think that might be a good idea.

Panhandling OK tosay no

By Pepper Parr September 10th,2019 BURLINGTON, ON   What do you think about this one? Police in Burlington don’t ticket pan handlers – there is […]

Gazette web site attacked for the third time - whose ox was being gored?

An old newspaper name revived.

By Pepper Parr September 9th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   There has been a third malicious attack on the Burlington Gazette web site. Last Friday we […]

Two Males Arrested After Violent Sexual Assault in Burlington

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By Staff September 6th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   In late August 2019, members of the Halton Regional Police Service, Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit […]

They are sent out by the tens of thousands - if you don't recognize the address - ignore them.

By Staff September 1st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Scamming people is a full time job for some people. They never let up. You can defeat […]

Regional police finally arrest a suspect after chasing, laying out out a tire deflation device - then using K9 to arrest suspect hiding in bushes.

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By Staff, August 28th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   After a chase by police, and several attempts at stealing another vehicle didn’t work, the police found […]

Police charge Kenneth Soederhuysen with murder of his wife Laura Grant.

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By Staff August 23, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Homicide detectives with the Halton Regional Police Service have laid charges in relation to a homicide that […]

Homicide investigation on No 2 side road; not a public safety matter.

By Staff August 21st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Shortly after 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, the Halton Regional Police Service received a call […]

Using social media and online news police were able to return much of the stolen property.

Stolen - currency collection

By Staff August 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service found that working with its media made it possible for residents to […]

Police have set up a viewing site for those who had property stolen prior to July 4th.

Stolen items watch

By Staff August 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On July 4th 2019, the Halton Regional Police Service arrested a suspect early in July who was […]

Update on the abduction yesterday - it was a 'snatch and grab' and the man snatched doesn't want to talk.

Halton police - good angle

By Staff August 9th, 2019 BURLINGTON.   The Halton Regional Police would like to thank the public for their assistance following an abduction in Burlington […]

Police Seeking Information Related to Apparent Abduction in Burlington

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By Staff August 9th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance following an assault and apparent abduction that […]

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.

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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.

IDTHEFT 100X100

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 […]

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