If the weather channel doesn’t do it for you – you can now look at maps with crime locations,

HRPS crest

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON January 24, 2013 Effective immediately, Halton residents can access neighbourhood-level crime incident data from the previous day, week, or month, […]

Voyeur arrested at Maple View Mall; three young women stalk the predator and pass him over to security.

HRPS crest

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 22, 2013 A photography career has come to an abrupt end for a Hamilton resident who was arrested by Regional […]

It happens in our communities as well. Youth uses Facebook to threaten others; Burlington police arrest Oakville youth.

HRPS crest

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 16, 2013 Earlier in the week the Burlington detachment of the Halton Regional Police Service were made aware of a […]

Driver of car that struck a 5 year old at a school crossing charged.

DF

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 16, 2013 On December 5th 2012, the Halton Regional Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit commenced an investigation into a motor […]

Vandals take it out on the little merchants: two locations in one plaza are broken into along with six others in the city

HRPS car

Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 14, 2013 The Mountain Grove – Guelph Line – Upper Middle Road part of town took a bit of a hit […]

Police need help identifying two males suspected of thefts from vehicles and fraudulent use of stolen credit cards

Details

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 10, 2013 If there was ever any doubt on the message behind the Regional Police Lock it or Lose It […]

Kilbride collision puts two in hospital – shuts down road for more than four hours. Serious but not life threatening injuries.

Intersection on Cedar Springs Road where accident put two in hospital.

  By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 8th, 2013 A serious collision on Cedar Springs Road in the Village of Kilbride, shut down traffic for a […]

Robber breaks into cars big time – has been charged with 17 counts of theft. Many from cars with unlocked doors

Lock it or Lose it Dec 2012

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON January 7, 2013 Is it because we are the second nicest city in Canada to live in? Is it because […]

Not the best way to start the year for a Burlington bandit.

Details

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 5th, 2013 A 39-year-old Burlington resident didn’t wait to be identified by those who knew him; after robbing a Burlington […]

Boy – was that ever brazen – the thief taps the blade of a long knife on the counter. Is this someone you recognize.

They are small, install easily and inexpensive.  Less than $100 for a decent one.  The man captured by a camera like this while he robbed a Burlington convenience store will get to watch the video during his trial.

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 4, 2013 The Halton Regional Police released a video of a suspect being sought in a Burlington Variety store robbery. […]

Is this what they mean by pickled?

HRPS crest

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. January 4, 2013 On January 3, 2013, at about 3:20pm, the Halton Police received a complaint of an erratic driver in […]

Christmas Day Stabbing at Kent Crescent residence has one male in critical but stable condition and two others under arrest.

HRPS crest

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 25, 2012 At the earliest possible hour, just past that time when many parents have wrapped the last of the […]

Sharon McGregor has a message for you – she wants to tell you about her son Matthew.

Matthew victim of a drunk driving a car.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. December 20, 2012 The past few days we’ve all seen the television news and watched saddened grief stricken parents bury […]

Five youths fight back and get away from two thugs who held the group at knifepoint.

Scene of a nighttime at knife point robbery attempt.  Five youths get away from armed thugs.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON December 19, 2012 I don’t know if you’ve noticed but each time we run a short piece on a crime […]

Are we importing our criminals from Toronto? They aren’t fitting in very well.

HRPS crest

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 13, 2012 A uniformed patrol officers responded to an intrusion alarm from a commercial business on Morris Road and found […]

Stolen cell phone use leads to arrest of young thief.

Cell phone theft

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON December 11, 2012 They were never described as the smartest people in the room; police arrest suspect in cell phone […]

Police officer catches journalist in the act of doing something stupid. You didn’t lock it Mister, you could lose it.

The wife wants to know what the police notice is about; the purse, a gift from the wife had been left on the front seat of my car.  The wine glass belongs to the wife.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON December 7 2012 In the world of journalism you are supposed to cover the story – not become the story. […]

One arrest led to evidence of four robberies; Halton Police arrest culprits for cell phone robberies.

They couldn't resist stealing all those cell phones

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 6, 2012 The Criminal Investigations Bureau arrested two men for their role in a series of commercial break and enters […]

Homeowner wants that car out of his house; no one comes to take it away.

Tavistock car accident

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON November 29, 2012 “Can I have the car towed away” asked the insurance agent as he talked to a Halton […]

Novice driver fails to negotiate a curve in the road – crashes into a house. House could collapse. No one injured.

police in cruiser

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON November 29, 2012 It wasn’t a house call; they weren’t crashing a party but two occupants in a Ford Taurus suddenly […]