Police seize drugs valued at $100,000 on the street at a Bellview home – and a list of people who owe the drug dealers money.

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By Pepper Parr It was a busy Friday for the Halton Police when they took down a location with drugs valued at more than […]

Tractor trailers are going to get a real close look by Halton police who will be cruising the QEW looking for violations.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON April 19, 2013. The big rigs are going to get a big look at by the Halton Regional Police Service […]

The hard part of community policing – reporting on a pedophile released back into the community. There is more the chief of police can do.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 17, 2013. The media release was blunt, direct and very much to the point. Anthony Burke, a convicted […]

Parent wants city to look into what can be done about better safety along rail lines; four killed so far this year.

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    By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 16, 2013. For Denise Davy it is personal. She got to the point where she felt something […]

Two Burlington men face charges after a sharp-eyed citizen took notice of suspicious behaviour.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. April 16, 2013. A citizen out for a walk on Headon Forest Drive noticed two males entering driveways along the […]

Another early morning home entry – Oak Grove this time. Sooner or later someone is going to be hurt. Is it time for increased police patrols?

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    By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. April 16, 2013. An Oak Grove residence was entered on April 16, 2013 at 1:45 a.m. A young […]

If you’re a tweep – the Chief wants to talk to you – if you’re a creep – he can arrange to have you arrested.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 15, 2013 The people who count these things say that 66% if Canadians actively use social networking sites […]

That evasive action training police officers get came in handy; avoids accident and snags a driver with more than 80 mgs

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. April 11, 2013 Just a little after midnight on Wednesday April 10, 2013 a Halton officer was driving a police cruiser […]

Middle of the day on a major street – thief walks in saying: “I thought the house was for sale” and walks out with cash.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. April 8th, 2013 On a bright day, middle of the day, a Burlington couple were doing gardening work in the front […]

Toronto resident makes Region his place of employment; breaks into more than ten business operations. No bail for this one.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. April 5, 2013 OK – so we are the best mid-size city in the country to live in – but this […]

Drug Warrant executed in Burlington; not a good Friday for these people.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON March 29th, 2013 The Burlington Strategic Support Team executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a residence located […]

The coppers are going to turn the lights out – then what? Earth Hour will be recognized but only in Non-Essential Services.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. March 22, 2013 From 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2013 the Halton Regional Police Service will join Halton […]

Solid fundamental police work and a police dog with a good nose finds thieves before police fully aware the bank had been broken into.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON March 20, 2013 They were less than ten minutes from getting away with at least $300,00 in cash along with […]

Daytime home entry in Alton creates chatter and a reminder from the police to be vigilant.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. March 14th, 2013 There was chatter starting around 1:30 that there had been a daytime robbery at a home in […]

Were there bullets flying around on Cavendish: Police investigating robbery attempt involving what is thought to be a gun.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. March 11, 2013. It was just before 3:00 am on the first day of Spring Break. Three youths, one male and […]

This one has been some time coming but the police got them; they usually do.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. March 7, 2013 The police have been investigating a group of thieves that focus on ATM machines – they know […]

Computer fraud is rampant – people will call you and offer to fix a problem with your computer – they are after your money.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. March 5, 2013 There isn’t one of us that doesn’t find at some time that their computer isn’t doing what […]

Crook scams 88 year old woman for $4,400 – could police develop strategies with the banks to help prevent this type?

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. March 4, 2013 It didn’t happen in Burlington, but it could have easily happened in this city. This incidence happened […]

Two days after Family Day a Mother and son team arrested following a break-in to a Cavendish Drive home.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON February 28, 2013 During the middle of last week, before the noon hour a break and enter occurred to a home […]

Does ones name matter when the police are investigating a traffic matter that results in the death of an 89 year old pedestrian?

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. February 23, 2013. The work police have to do can at times get a little sticky. People don’t like their […]