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  • Oct 26, 2011

    Police are wishing the community a safe and happy Halloween and are providing the following safety tips to parents, children and motorists.

    Safety tips for parents:

    •           Know the route your child is taking and map it out with them ahead of time.

    •           Ensure your child is accompanied by an adult or trusted group.

    •           Set a time for your child to return home.

  • Oct 24, 2011

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service has been chosen by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and Cisco to receive the 2011 Community Policing Award. Chief Matt Torigian and Superintendent Barry Zehr will accept the award on Wednesday, October 26, at the 118th Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

  • Oct 18, 2011

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Region was host to yet another successful annual Oktoberfest celebration and the Waterloo Regional Police Service would like to thank community partners, festival organizers and patrons for working together to support the safety of our community. Every year, regional police contribute a significant amount of time and resources towards public and road safety.

  • Oct 13, 2011

    Waterloo Regional Police are appealing to the community for information regarding a Cambridge robbery and are releasing the attached security images to assist the investigation. 

    Synopsis:
    On October 6th, 2011, at approximately 3:24 a.m., an unknown male entered a variety store on Norfolk Avenue in Cambridge and demanded money.

  • Oct 13, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday October 13, 2011@ 10:19

    Incident # 11-237004    Type : Break and Enter    
    CORONATION BLVD, CAMBRIDGE
    On October 12, 2011 at 12:29pm police received information from an alert citizen regarding a break in at a residence on Coronation Blvd, Cambridge.

  • Oct 13, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday October 13, 2011@ 10:19

    Incident # 11-237004    Type : Break and Enter    
    CORONATION BLVD, CAMBRIDGE
    On October 12, 2011 at 12:29pm police received information from an alert citizen regarding a break in at a residence on Coronation Blvd, Cambridge.

  • Oct 11, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday October 11, 2011@ 8:58

    Incident # 11-235871    Type : Break and Enter    
    KRUG ST, KITCHENER
    On October 11, 2011 unknown persons entered Jar Jewelers on Krug St in the city of Kitchener. The front door was smashed to gain entry.

    Once inside, a display case cover was broken and merchandise was stolen.

    Police are continuing to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to contact Central Division 519 650 8500 ext. 4499 or Crime Stoppers 1 800 222 8477.

  • Oct 07, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday October 7, 2011@ 8:06

    Incident # 11-231926    Type : Drugs    
    HADFIELD COURT, CAMBRIDGE
    On October 6, 2011, members of the Waterloo Regional Police South Crime Management Team executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a Hadfield Court, Cambridge residence in connection with an investigation into drug trafficking.

  • Oct 06, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Thursday October 6, 2011@ 15:05

    Incident # 11-231465    Type : Robbery    
    FAIRWAY RD S, KITCHENER
    At approximately 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 05, 2011 a male in his 20's was walking on a footpath that runs off of Wilson Avenue between Fairway Road and Traynor Avenue.

    The victim was approached by two suspects. One of the suspects brandished a weapon. The victim was robbed of personal items including his cellular phone. No injuries were sustained.

  • Oct 05, 2011

    For Immediate Release:  October 5, 2011

    Waterloo Region, Ontario – Over the past month Waterloo Regional Police have received numerous reports of personal robberies occurring within Waterloo Region.

  • Oct 05, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Wednesday October 5, 2011@ 8:00

    Incident # 11-229676    Type : Lost Property    
    CHARLES ST W, KITCHENER
    On Monday October 3, 2011 shortly after 6pm, a patient of a Kitchener methadone clinic exited a Grand River Transit bus a the Charles Street terminal in Kitchener.

  • Oct 04, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Tuesday October 4, 2011@ 8:12

    Incident # 11-229732    Type : Robbery    
    COMMONWEALTH CRES, KITCHENER
    On the 3rd of October, 2011 at approximately 8:30 pm police responded to the area of Williamsburg Public School in Kitchener for a reported robbery.

    Two male youths were assaulted by two males in a field area near the school. The suspects took a cell phone from one of the victims and fled on foot.

    Suspect Descriptions:

  • Oct 03, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Monday October 3, 2011@ 8:29

    Incident # 11-228215    Type : Disturbance    
    DUBRICK CRES, KITCHENER
    On October 1 2011 at approximately 10:31pm police were called to disturbance at a house party in the area of Dubrick Cr. in the city of Kitchener.

    Police received reports of people carrying knives.

    As a result of an altercation two individuals sustained minor injuries.

    Police are asking anyone with information to call police at 519-653-7700ext 4499 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS

  • Sep 30, 2011

    For Immediate Release:  September 30, 2011
     
    Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service in partnership with local agencies and festival organizers is looking forward to this special time of year as thousands of visitors join permanent residents for Thanksgiving and Oktoberfest celebrations.

  • Sep 30, 2011

    Major Incident Summaries
    Published : Friday September 30, 2011@ 10:35

    Incident # 11-221499    Type : Assault    
    KINGSWAY DRIVE, KITCHENER
    On September 24th, 2011 at approximately 3:45 p.m. a fight broke out in the parking lot between two males on the Kingsway Drive side of Fairview Park Mall.

    A twenty-four year old male suffered stab wounds and was treated at Hospital.

    The suspect is described as a male Black, 5' 5" - 5' 7", 150-160lbs, 17-19 years of age.

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