Police report that 37% of all tobacco now being sold is un-taxed and illegal

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By Staff June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Anyone buying illegal tobacco products is funding organized crime. That’s the message Crime Stoppers of Halton is […]

Roger Wilkie named Halton Regional Police’s new deputy chief.

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By Staff June 17th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Roger Wilkie has been named Halton Regional Police’s new deputy chief. He joins Deputy Chief Nishan (Nish) […]

Halton Regional Police Officer Sentenced to 3 years’ probation; still faces police services discipline.

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By Staff June 16, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A member of the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has been sentenced in relation to an earlier […]

Female struck by a pick up truck at a crosswalk identified.

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By Staff June 16th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A neighbour, who has asked to remain anonymous, reports that Maria Richter was the 94 year old […]

Couple arrested for attempting to take all the money in the ATM.

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By Staff June 15th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   This news story is Milton based but just too funny not to be shared. Couple try to […]

Get away car gets away without the break-in artist using socks for gloves.

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By Staff June 14th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A little after 12:00 PM, yesterday, police responded to a report of a break and enter in […]

A different scam - but the objective is the same - they want information so they can go after your money.

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By Staff June 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON     They come in all shapes and sizes – they are crafty, innovative and 100% scam. They […]

Suspect in stabbing arrested and then released on a promise to appear in Court.

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By Staff June 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Daniel Richard FLENNIKEN, a 23 years old Waterdown resident was located and arrested without incident early on […]

Regional police now have two mobile command vehicles loaded with technology.

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By Pepper Parr June 12, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   There is a lot a police officer can do from the seat of his cruiser. He […]

Police looking for a Waterdown resident believed to have stabbed a person outside the Poacher early Tuesday morning.

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By Staff June 12th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A stabbing outside The Poacher on Pearl Street in the downtown area of the City has police […]

Citizens alert police to suspicious behavior - arrest follows.

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By Staff June 10th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Citizens taking care of their community. On May 28th 2018 at approximately 7:35 AM, several observant citizens […]

Public safety threat made realted to Hayden Recreational Centre and Hayden high school. Social media run amok.


By Staff June 6th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   On Monday June 4, 2018 and Tuesday June 5, 2018, the Halton Regional Police Service investigated two […]

Thefts from cars increasing - police ask residents to lock their vehicles.

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By Staff June 6th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Regional police are dealing with a number of thefts from cars in the city – many […]

Suspected car thief arrested - police looking for a second suspect.

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By Staff June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   On June 4th 2018 shortly after 10:50 PM, police were alerted to an attempted vehicle theft at […]

Two major drug busts in the city during May.

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By Staff June 2, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Regional police had their hands full – two significant drug busts. The Burlington Street Crime Unit […]

Burlington resident charged with Criminal Negligence Causing Death: child left in a vehicle and exposed to high temperatures for an extended period of time.

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By Pepper Parr May 30th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police announced earlier today that they have laid the criminal code charge of […]

Crime Stoppers raise $6000 through their Shredding events in Burlington and Oakville

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By Staff May 30th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Crime Stoppers had another successful shredding event – this year two locations were done back to […]

Police arrest two youths arrested in connection with two stolen vehicles and a pursuit - both youths 15 years of age.

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By Staff May 30th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It was shortly after 3:00 AM on the morning of May 27th 2018 when police responded to […]

There are a lot of people driving very dangerously - 1381 charges laid.

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By Staff May 30th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The results of the 2018 Canada Road Safety Week (CRSW) Enforcement initiative was nothing to be proud […]

Have sensitive documents safely shredded - and support Crime Stoppers


By Staff May 26th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s shredding day. The opportunity to take all those sensitive documents to a shredding machine and have […]