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Jun 19, 2017

New hate crime awareness campaign shares message of inclusion

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is launching a new hate crime awareness campaign, which aims to promote a message of inclusion and acceptance. The campaign, which highlights a ‘Hate is Learned’ theme, features children speaking about the benefits of being inclusive of others regardless of their race, culture, religion, sexual orientation, gender or ability. They offer this important message as a reminder to adults.

Jun 15, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – With the warm weather upon us, the Waterloo Regional Police Service is proud to partner with Crime Stoppers and Mac’s Convenience stores to encourage good behaviour by youth in a program entitled “Operation Freeze.”

Jun 01, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – On May 31, 2017, the Waterloo Regional Police Services Board and the Waterloo Regional Police Association were served a class action lawsuit.
The lawsuit alleges systemic and institutional gender-based discrimination and harassment, sexual harassment and sexual assault.
“Some of the allegations attributed by the plaintiffs date back to 1988 and those have only just come to the attention of our Service,” said Bryan Larkin, Chief of Police. “Some were already the subject of an investigation by an independent law firm and dealt with appropriately.”

May 30, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – Members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service, along with local Special Olympic athletes, are gearing up for the 30th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run, scheduled to take place Thursday, June 1, 2017.

Runners, walkers and cyclists will travel several different routes throughout Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge to help raise awareness and funds for the upcoming Special Olympics. A total of 45 kilometres will be covered throughout the day.

May 24, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service will once again wave its Pride flag proudly this week in celebration of Pride Week, 2017

This is the second time the police service has flown its Pride flag in front of Police Headquarters at 200 Maple Grove Road in Cambridge. The flag will be raised by Bryan Larkin, Chief of Police, at 10:30 a.m. on May 25.

May 24, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police will once again trade in their forage caps for cowboy hats in support of the Cops and Cowboys program, a fun event that raises money for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. The campaign will take place May 25, 2017 fro 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lone Star Texas Grill, located at 38 Pinebush Road in Cambridge. Members of the community are invited to attend the restaurant and take part in this worthwhile cause. Officers will be accepting “tips” that will be donated directly to the Law Enforcement Torch Run.

May 16, 2017

Waterloo Regional Police Proud to Take Part in Canada Road Safety Week

May 11, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service is pleased to once again “open its doors” to the community during an Open House event to celebrate the kick-off to Police Week.
The Police Week theme this year is “Working Together for Safer Communities,” which acknowledges the collaborative approach required towards making our communities safe and healthy.

May 02, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police Service, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Waterloo Region and Mac’s Convenience Stores, are calling on the community to help take part in an exciting new project entitled StreetART at Mac’s.

This project, to be completed in June, is an opportunity for police to work alongside youth in our community to build positive relationships while helping prevent crime.

Apr 28, 2017

For Immediate Release: April 28, 2017

Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police Service Major Crime unit is investigating an incident that occurred in the Country Hill Drive area, in Kitchener at approximately 3 a.m. this morning.

Police responded and located a deceased 22 year old female in her residence. The death is deemed suspicious.

There will be an increased police presence in the area of Country Hill Drive, Kitchener.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact Waterloo Regional Police at 519-653-7700 ext. 8666 or Crime stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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New hate crime awareness campaign shares message of inclusion The Waterloo Regional Police Service is launching a new hate crime awareness campaign,...
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Jun 01, 2017
Waterloo Region, Ontario – On May 31, 2017, the Waterloo Regional Police Services Board and the Waterloo Regional Police Association were served a...
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