Announcements

CRIME PREVENTION ALERT- Mobile payment point-of-sale frauds

The Orangeville Police Service is alerting local merchants to be vigilant when point-of-sale transactions are completed using mobile payment phone apps. Recently a number of retail businesses in our community were victimized by fraudsters who made purchases with stolen credit card information. The transactions were completed using smart phone mobile payment apps with point-of-sale (POS)…

Police host annual Open House & BBQ to launch Police Week

The Orangeville Police Service is opening its doors to the public for the annual tour of the police station and charity BBQ this Saturday, May 12, 2018. The 2018 Police Week celebrations begin at 10:00 a.m. at the Orangeville Police Service Headquarters at 390 C Line. Members of the Police Auxiliary Unit and Humber College…

Female located safe and sound

The Orangeville Police Service is happy to report that Katherine Bradley has been located safe and sound. On Tuesday, April 10, 64-year-old Katherine Bradley was last seen at the Orangeville GO Station, 49 Townline, at approximately 7:30pm. Ms. Bradley arrived in Brampton at George Street North and Nelson Street West, at approximately 8:30pm. Ms. Bradley…

Orangeville Police supports Organ Donor Registry

April is “Be A Donor” month and the Orangeville Police Service is proud to support the efforts of the local Lions Clubs of District A-9, in raising awareness to organ and tissue donor registration. Representatives from the Amaranth Lions Club joined members of the Orangeville Police Service at the OPS 390 C Line Headquarters to…

Have coffee with the “Chiefs” Thursday afternoon

The Orangeville Police Service invites you to join Chief Wayne Kalinski and Deputy Chief Leah Gilfoy for another “Coffee with the Chief” session, to discuss any concerns you have regarding policing issues in our community. Members of the community continue to give feedback that they appreciate the opportunity to meet with the Chief of Police…

LCBO call to police results in Impaired Driving charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 57-year-old Orangeville man with Impaired Driving after police were contacted by a LCBO staff member who refused to serve him Wednesday evening. On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at approximately 9:00 p.m., police received a call from an employee of the LCBO at 40 Broadway, to report…

Police obtain donation for Orangeville Food Bank

Your Orangeville Police Service has obtained a $5000 donation to assist citizens in the community through the Orangeville Food Bank. The Orangeville Police Service received a $5000 donation for the program from Mr. Theodore Papadatos, a community minded supporter of the Orangeville Police Service. “We are grateful for the generosity of Mr. Papadatos. The Orangeville…

Police seeking witnesses to Broadway collision

The Orangeville Police Service is investigating a motor vehicle collision that resulted in a car leaving the roadway and coming to rest on the front lawn of a Broadway residence Tuesday afternoon. On Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at approximately 1:30pm, a beige 2007 Volkswagen Beetle was travelling east on Broadway near Faulkner Street. The Volkswagen…

Police bolster volunteer Auxiliary Policing Unit

Your Orangeville Police Service has increased the number of members of their volunteer Auxiliary Policing Unit by nine new recruits. The new members were introduced at the monthly Orangeville Police Services Board Tuesday afternoon. In October, 2017, the service began the process of bringing on new volunteers to the program. Orangeville residents were invited to…

Orangeville man arrested for several thefts

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 37-year-old man with several criminal offences in connection to numerous thefts in the community over the past month. Detectives from the Orangeville Police Criminal Investigations Bureau have been investigating several theft from vehicle and residential break and enter incidents throughout Orangeville in the past six weeks.…