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Driver has run-in with a tree, charges follow

Driver has run-in with a tree, charges follow

Witnesses saw the incident and contacted police as the male was reportedly making multiple attempts to find his driveway
Police report a disappointing start to festive RIDE campaign

Police report a disappointing start to festive RIDE campaign

Officers have stopped less than 2,000 cars in the annual road safety campaign, but have removed 12 people from local roads for impaired driving
Police seek assistance locating missing youth (Update: found safe)

Police seek assistance locating missing youth (Update: found safe)

Julia Penman was reported missing by family on December 14, and was last seen at Twins Lakes Secondary School in Orillia earlier that day
Barrie Police investigating stolen donation box

Barrie Police investigating stolen donation box

Video surveillance captured the incident
Charges upgraded to manslaughter in July death investigation

Charges upgraded to manslaughter in July death investigation

Bryan Smith appeared in Barrie Court of Justice today where the original charge of assault cause bodily harm was upgraded to manslaughter
Police disappointed with Festive R.I.D.E. results

Police disappointed with Festive R.I.D.E. results

One driver charged with impaired last evening had been convicted four previous times for drinking and driving offences
Did you lose a ring?

Did you lose a ring?

South Simcoe Police are hoping to reunite the owner of a found ladies ring with the rightful owner
Police investigating mischief to vehicle and theft of tires

Police investigating mischief to vehicle and theft of tires

The suspect smashed the window and jacked up the car to remove all four tires
Driver clocked doing 109 km/h in a school zone

Driver clocked doing 109 km/h in a school zone

A 22-year-old woman from Innisfil was charged with Speeding and Stunt Driving
Do you recognize this white truck?

Do you recognize this white truck?

OPP seek assistance in identifying owner of truck involved in break and enter