News & Announcements

Suspicious vehicle report leads to impaired charges

The Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 27-year-old man with impaired driving offences after he was discovered passed out in the driver’s seat of a vehicle in a driveway on England Avenue. On Friday, February 8, at approximately 9:10 p.m., police received a call from an England Avenue resident concerning a suspicious vehicle…

Female facing fraud charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 35-year-old Orangeville woman with fraud as a result of making false declarations to Ontario Works. On Thursday, January 3, 2019, police received a call from the County of Dufferin Social Services Department reporting a fraud. The allegations date back to November 2014 and indicate that the…

Police appeal for witnesses to assault incident

The Orangeville Police Service continues to appeal for information from anyone who may have witnessed an assault that took place on Broadway near Mill Street in the early morning hours of January 27th. On Sunday, January 27, at approximately 2:00 a.m., police received a call regarding an assault that took place on the sidewalk in…

Deputy Chief Gilfoy completes incident review

Your Orangeville Police Service has conducted a comprehensive review of an incident that occurred on November 20th, 2018 at a local high school. A portion of this incident was recorded with a cellular phone camera and posted on social media, which sparked the attention of the public. Deputy Chief Leah Gilfoy ordered that a review…

Police investigate break and enter at local restaurant

Your Orangeville Police Service is currently investigating a break and enter that occurred early Tuesday morning at a restaurant at the corner of Alder Street and Riddell Road. On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at approximately 4:30 a.m., police received a call to attend Wild Wings Sports Bar, located in the Alder Street Mews Plaza at…

Female located safe and sound

The Orangeville Police Service is happy to report that Janet Joyce has been located safe and sound. On Friday, January 11, 2019, Janet Joyce left her temporary residence in Orangeville and indicated that she would be returning on January 15th. When the female didn’t return to the residence on January 16th, a report was made…

Police remind residents to plan ahead for a safe Super Bowl

Your Orangeville Police Service wishes to remind sports fans to plan ahead to ensure a safe and enjoyable Super Bowl event this Sunday. If your Super Bowl plans include consuming alcohol or drugs, you should also be making plans for safe transportation for you and friends to and from the location where you will be…

Mississauga man facing theft charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 28-year-old Mississauga man in connection to the theft of merchandise from several retail stores in Orangeville on Wednesday afternoon. On Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at approximately 4:30 p.m., police received a call from a clothing store located at 95 First Street regarding a theft. It was…

Erratic driving complaint results in Impaired Driving charge

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 39-year-old Orangeville man with Impaired Driving after police received a report of erratic driving early Thursday morning. On Thursday, January 24, 2019, at approximately 1:40 a.m., police received a complaint of a white Ram truck driving erratically on Highway 10 northbound from Caledon. Police located and…

Alton man charged in connection to fail to remain collision

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 45-year-old Alton man in connection to a fail to remain collision that occurred at the intersection of C Line and Diane Drive on January 19th. On Saturday, January 19, 2019, at approximately 3:45pm, a black Dodge Caravan was struck by a black Cadillac SRX at the…