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Reluctant man in crisis accepts help after police officer swims with him

Reluctant man in crisis accepts help after police officer swims with him

Reluctant person in crisis convinced to come aboard police vessel after an hour of coaxing
Police urge caution when buying pets online after local resident falls victim to kitten scam

Police urge caution when buying pets online after local resident falls victim to kitten scam

Police say a local resident lost a quantity of money after attempting to purchase Maine Coon kittens online
Cyclist in critical condition after being found in ditch

Cyclist in critical condition after being found in ditch

A cyclist was found injured in the St. Johns Road and Garden Avenue area of Innisfil on Sunday night
Shot fired at vehicle in south-end Barrie during 'road-rage incident'

Shot fired at vehicle in south-end Barrie during 'road-rage incident'

Incident happened around 9 p.m. on Essa Road at Mapleview Drive
Be aware of gift card scam say police

Be aware of gift card scam say police

A victim recently called a 'support line' for help with setting up the Apple ID for a new iPhone
OPP lay 31 liquor charges along Wasaga Beach Friday

OPP lay 31 liquor charges along Wasaga Beach Friday

Several seat belt related charges were also laid
Multiple vehicle collision on Hwy. 11 closes southbound lane (Update: Lanes reopened)

Multiple vehicle collision on Hwy. 11 closes southbound lane (Update: Lanes reopened)

No serious injuries have occurred as a result of a multiple vehicle collison on Highway 11 at Bathurst Sunday afternoon
Careless driving charge laid after Hwy. 400 collision on Saturday

Careless driving charge laid after Hwy. 400 collision on Saturday

Three vehicle occupants were taken to hospital with minor injuries after crash near Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil man charged by OPP after slew of break-ins

Innisfil man charged by OPP after slew of break-ins

Police seized stolen lottery cards and over $9000 in Canadian currency, among other items  
Boat catches fire on Kempenfelt Bay (6 photos)

Boat catches fire on Kempenfelt Bay (6 photos)

Barrie firefighters happened to come across the blaze while they were in the area, says captain