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Toddler dies in hospital after being struck by recycling truck

Toddler dies in hospital after being struck by recycling truck

Barrie police say 23-month-old boy died in hospital from injuries suffered in the crash Thursday afternoon on Red Maple Lane
Barrie man charged after mushroom dispensary raided in Alliston

Barrie man charged after mushroom dispensary raided in Alliston

Police seized $33,300 worth of magic mushrooms, as well as a vehicle and other items
Driving with flat tire leads to numerous charges for local man: OPP

Driving with flat tire leads to numerous charges for local man: OPP

Police say officer noticed various issues with vehicle during traffic stop in Tiny Township
East Gwillimbury man charged with manslaughter in group home assault

East Gwillimbury man charged with manslaughter in group home assault

A 34-year-old woman died following an altercation at the Davis Drive group home last December
'Young child' struck by truck in southeast Barrie: police

'Young child' struck by truck in southeast Barrie: police

'Details are very limited at this time and it’s still very fluid,' police official says of incident on Red Maple Lane, near Yonge Street and Mapleview Drive East
Mississauga man arrested in 2023 shooting in downtown Barrie

Mississauga man arrested in 2023 shooting in downtown Barrie

Man charged with attempted murder after surrendering to city police on Monday
'Suspicious object' turns out to be carpet, not a body: OPP

'Suspicious object' turns out to be carpet, not a body: OPP

Emergency crews called to creek area this afternoon near the 10th Line of Essa Township and County Road 21, just west of Thornton
Bradford man charged with sexually assaulting minors

Bradford man charged with sexually assaulting minors

Police say offences were committed in 2023, but they believe there might be more victims
Barrie driver who hit Bradford hydro pole in early May has died, police say

Barrie driver who hit Bradford hydro pole in early May has died, police say

South Simcoe police want anyone who witnessed the crash, or has dash camera or video surveillance footage of it, to come forward
Seven killed, thousands of charges laid during Road Safety Week

Seven killed, thousands of charges laid during Road Safety Week

More than half of total charges laid were for speeding