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Police say cocaine dumped out of car window during traffic stop

Police say cocaine dumped out of car window during traffic stop

As the vehicle was rolling to a stop, police observed the occupants throw a white object out of the car
Theft, firearms investigation leads to search warrant in Severn Township

Theft, firearms investigation leads to search warrant in Severn Township

Police seized stolen 2003 Audi as well as a handgun-style pellet gun, ammunition
Police pursuits linked to Springwater break-ins, charges laid

Police pursuits linked to Springwater break-ins, charges laid

Female passenger was also charged with possession of methamphetamine
Charges laid in Alliston Humane Society break-in, vehicle thefts in Barrie, Dufferin

Charges laid in Alliston Humane Society break-in, vehicle thefts in Barrie, Dufferin

OPP officers executed search warrant in Adjala-Tosorontio Township
Mother of newborn abandoned at Georgina fire hall found safe

Mother of newborn abandoned at Georgina fire hall found safe

York Regional Police have identified and located mother of baby boy left outside Sutton fire station last week
York police stop 'naming and shaming' for impaired arrests, at least temporarily

York police stop 'naming and shaming' for impaired arrests, at least temporarily

Concerns with data verification cited as reason for abandoning policy that publicly names those charged with alcohol and drug-related criminal driving offences
Four people charged in labour human-trafficking investigation

Four people charged in labour human-trafficking investigation

Police were investigating information suggesting Mexican-born workers were being trafficked, defrauded by Barrie-based cleaning company
Downtown stabbing sends man to hospital

Downtown stabbing sends man to hospital

Incident happened around 11:30 p.m. at Lakeside Tap and Grill on Dunlop Street West
Police looking for witnesses following head-on crash in Innisfil

Police looking for witnesses following head-on crash in Innisfil

Both vehicles were being driven by Innisfil men; three people remain in serious but stable condition, including eight-year-old girl
Four people still in hospital after head-on crash in Innisfil

Four people still in hospital after head-on crash in Innisfil

9th Line has been re-opened, but South Simcoe police continue to investigate