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Orangeville man facing impaired driving charges

The Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 29-year-old Orangeville man, with impaired driving charges, after multiple reports of an erratic driver Wednesday afternoon. On Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at approximately 5:30 p.m., police received multiple calls regarding an erratic driver in the area of Lawrence Avenue and Dawson Road. A red Pontiac Grand…

Police investigate stolen vehicle

The Orangeville Police Service is currently investigating the theft of a vehicle from in front of a Murray Court residence Thursday morning. On Thursday, April 2, 2020, at approximately 10:20 a.m. the victim left her 2009 Dodge commercial work truck in front of a Murray Court residence. The victim returned to the location approximately ten…

Orangeville man facing charge under Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act

The Orangeville Police Service has charged a 37-year-old man with an offence under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMCPA) after a complaint was received Monday morning. On Monday, March 30, 2020 at approximately 11:55 a.m. police received a complaint regarding a male who was soliciting residents door to door. The man was seeking…

Crime prevention tips for temporarily closed businesses

Your Orangeville Police Service is committed to the safety and well-being of everyone in our community including our local businesses. Due to the unique circumstances happening in the world, several non-essential local businesses have temporarily closed. The following crime prevention tips offer ways for merchants to protect their businesses and commercial properties: Remove all valuables…

Police continue to deliver essential services

The Orangeville Police Service continues to receive updates from federal, provincial, county and local agencies regarding the COVID-19 global pandemic. Your Orangeville Police Service is, as always, committed to the safety and well-being of everyone in our community and the health and well-being of our members. There has been no disruption in the service we…

Search warrant results in illicit drug charges

The Orangeville Police Service has arrested a 63-year-old woman in connection to an ongoing illicit drug investigation in the community. On Thursday, March 12, 2020, at approximately 6:45 a.m., members of the Orangeville Police Service Criminal Investigation Bureau executed a search warrant at a Bythia Street residence. The search warrant resulted in the seizure of…

Driver facing Impaired charges after vehicle strikes house

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 25-year-old woman with Impaired Driving as a result of a vehicle striking a house early Wednesday morning. On Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at approximately 12:35 am a black, Volkswagen, Tiguan, was eastbound on Madison Avenue.  The vehicle then turned left and travelled northbound on Dawson Road,…

Police seek help to identify stolen vehicle suspect

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating the theft of a vehicle from the emergency entrance driveway of Headwaters Health Care Centre Friday morning. On Friday, March 6, 2020, at approximately 10:00 a.m. the victim was working outside of Headwaters Heath Care Centre and left his vehicle on the driveway leading to the emergency entrance. The…

Found wallet turned over to police

Your Orangeville Police Service has had a women’s wallet, containing a quantity of money, turned in by a citizen and police would like to return the money to the rightful owner. On Monday, February 10, 2020, at approximately 3:45 p.m., a citizen found a women’s wallet containing a sum of money. The wallet was found…

Police investigate fourth stolen vehicle in two weeks

Your Orangeville Police Service is currently investigating the theft of a vehicle from the driveway of a Howard Crescent residence Tuesday morning. On Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at approximately 8:40 a.m. the victim started his 2016 Hyundai Santa-Fe in the driveway of his Howard Crescent residence. The victim returned outside approximately ten minutes later to…