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Feb 07, 2016

Waterloo Regional Police Service welcomes the Special Olympics

For Immediate Release:  February 7, 2016

Waterloo Region, ON– The Waterloo Regional Police Service proudly supports Ontario Special Olympics, and will raise their flag on Monday February 8, 2016, at 12:00 noon at Police Headquarters.

Jan 22, 2016

The Waterloo Regional Police Service will be increasing its uniform presence in the town of Ayr, following a series of residential Break and Enters.

On January 21, at approximately 7:30 p.m., a family returned to their home to find it had been entered by an unknown male intruder who was inside the residence wearing a mask and carrying a knife. After a brief confrontation, the intruder dropped the homeowner's belongings and fled on foot.   This is the fourth Break and Enter in the area since December 18, 2015. 

Jan 20, 2016

WRPS officer charged in off-duty incident

For Immediate Release: January 18, 2016

Waterloo Region, Ontario Waterloo Regional Police investigators have charged an eleven year member of the Service in connection with an investigation into an off-duty matter.

Jan 20, 2016

Regional Police arrest Kitchener man in shooting incident

For Immediate Release:  January 17, 2016

Waterloo Region, ON– Waterloo Regional Police Homicide and General Investigative detectives have arrested and charged a 26 year old Kitchener  man in connection with the shooting incident on January 16, 2016.

Jan 20, 2016

Regional Police investigate shooting incident in Cambridge

For Immediate Release: January 16, 2016

Waterloo Region, Ontario – On Saturday January 16 at approximately 4:15 a.m., police responded to a shooting incident at the car park located at Fountain Street and the 401, in the city of Cambridge. 

A 26 year old male was shot while seated in his vehicle while a female passenger was unharmed.

Jan 10, 2016

Sleep Tight Campaign closes with more than 2500 pairs of pajamas collected

For ImmediateRelease:  January 6, 2016 

Dec 23, 2015

Regional Police continue to investigate suspicious death - UPDATE

For ImmediateRelease:  December 21, 2015 

Waterloo Region, Ontario–  On Thursday December 17, 2015, at approximately 2:15 pm., Kitchener Fire Department and Waterloo Regional Police responded to 123 Westwood Drive, in the city of Kitchener.

Dec 23, 2015

Regional Police conduct road safety campaign

For ImmediateRelease:  December 23, 2015 

Waterloo Region, Ontario–  Road safety continues to be of paramount importance to the Waterloo Regional Police Service. In 2015, there have been 12 fatalities and 475 drivers charged with impaired operation on our roadways.

Dec 15, 2015

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is taking a festive approach to spreading a message of safety this holiday season. Two holiday jingles – one about texting and driving and the other highlighting the decision to not drink and drive – have been set to the tune of popular Christmas carols with the hope of attracting the audience’s attention in an entertaining way.

To view the ‘Rudolph the Red Nosed Drinker’ video, click below.

Nov 24, 2015

Waterloo Regional Police help to ring in the holiday season!

For Immediate Release:  November 20, 2015


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