Another home invasion in Burlington – police are pretty good at apprehending – are judges being stiff with the sentences?

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON February 14, 2012. It wasn’t hearts or roses yesterday for two residents on Dryden Avenue. It was 2:00 am on […]

The woof woofs went bow wow and suddenly there was a handful of firearms and a grow op. Nibbles and bits for that puppy.

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By Pepper Parr Thursday evening the Halton Regional Police Guns and Gangs investigators along with the Emergency Services Unit raided a high risk east end […]

Halton police solve Burlington robbery before it gets reported; one adult male and one youth charged.

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By Staff Halton Regional Police laid robbery charges against an 18-yr-old man and a 16-yr-old youth, when suspicions the officers had, proved accurate. On February […]

Two geniuses use hand gun in a Lakeshore Road convenience store robbery.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON February 7, 2012 – Perfectly innocent people are victimized by crime and when that criminal is a gun toting youth […]

Halton police detectives lead investigation and arrests of a gang of ATM skimmers, recover $30,000 cash.

Halton Detectives Murray and Perron

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON February 3, 2012 – The chiefs all looked a little wooden but it was a great day for the two […]

Lifestyle change awaiting resident accused of drug trafficking. He`s going to have time to “contemplate”.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON February 4, 2012 – Jeremy Isard is looking at some new experiences and may be the first person in Burlington […]

Eleven very big and very expensive truck tires are not where they are supposed to be.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 26, 2012 There is someone out there who has wheels that don’t belong to them. Thieves stole twelve Michelin X2E2 […]

Neighbours help nab thief attempting to break into a Woodland Ave home.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 25, 2012 A Woodland Avenue resident, returning to her home at 4:45 in the afternoon on January 23rd interrupted a […]

Those were not neighbours making a call – imagine what could have gone wrong had the criminals gotten into the house

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 17, 2012 It was a cold Canadian winter night with everyone in a home on Cherry Hill Crescent snuggled under […]

The reindeer that left Spencer Smith Park didn’t go back to the North Pole. They were stolen.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 16, 2012 There is a group of people, less than twenty, who gather in a city workshop and plan for […]

More people in Burlington get scooped in RIDE program than anywhere else in the Region.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 10, 2012 – Halton Regional Police released statistics on the number of people caught in the net they put out […]

Big trucks are attracting the attention of the thieving community. Load of engines get taken from fenced compound.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON January 5, 2012 – During the Christmas holiday period suspects as yet known slipped into the fenced compound of Trans East […]

Prowler in the Palmer Drive community in Burlington is also peeping – into your home.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 23, 2011 – Halton Regional Police have received reports of a prowler who is doing more than prowling along Palmer […]

Halton police chief decides to ride off into the sunset – announces his retirement to start in June, 2012

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON December 15, 2011 – Gary Crowell, the Chief of Halton Regional Police is hanging up his pistols and will take […]

Thief looking for cash – leaves fish and chip shop empty handed – gets his picture taken.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 15, 2011 Here’s a criminal who might have thought he had an easy score but after some effort he had […]

Handgun thefts and home break ins have Regional police busy.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 8, 2011 It was just after 1:00 am when three masked men burst through the front door of a Faversham […]

A quick quiz and a $1 off coupon for a burger purchase; part of the Halton police high school RIDE program.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON December 7, 2011 – Nelson High School students got a chance to learn just what happens when there is more […]

High school students get to see what happens when driving while under the influence of alcohol. Wasn’t pretty.

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By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, on December 7, 2011 – Nelson High School students – all 1500 of them were in the hands of the Halton […]

Police record third traffic fatality in the Region for 2011

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON December 5, 2011 Burlington recorded its third traffic fatality for 2011 when Henry John Grasso of Brantford, Ontario was pronounced dead […]

You need to be careful about what you do in the back of that cab. Surveillance Footage is part of the fare.

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By Staff BURLINGTON, ON November 28, 2011 – Three youths got a bit of a surprise when they learned their pictures may have been on […]