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.


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?

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 […]

How about fewer drunks on the road this year so that Burlington is truly the 2nd safest city in the country. RIDE program helps.

RIDE police stops

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON November 28, 2012 It happens every year and every year the Halton Regional Police scoop up people who are driving […]

Cosmetics company short $700,000 – thinks their former VP took the money. Police think so as well. Judge will decide.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON November 28, 2012 It took then months to figure it all out but when the numbers were added up ASK […]

Pedestrian struck while crossing Plains Road East Sunday evening. Injuries were serious.

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REVISED By Staff BURLINGTON, ON November 25, 2012 Halton Police are currently investigating a collision between and vehicle and pedestrian in front of St. Mathew […]

Construction trailer in Burlington gets broken into; valuable tools taken.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON November 1, 2012 Just after midnight on October 31st, a construction trailer, parked on Benson Drive, was broken into and several […]

Fatal Collision in on South Service Road; second traffic fatality this year in Burlington.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 26, 2012 A 52 year old Hamilton woman was killed in a car collision on South Service Road at […]

Halton police scoop up a suspected drug trafficker – observant officer should get the credit.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 26, 2012 The Halton Regional Police Service Guns & Gangs Unit conducted a three week long investigation after receiving information […]