News & Announcements

Rockwood man charged with stunt driving

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged a 51-year-old Rockwood man after he was clocked travelling 59 km/h over the posted speed limit on Veteran’s Way Saturday morning. On Saturday, August 17, 2019, an Orangeville police officer was conducting traffic enforcement on Veteran’s Way. This area is a posted 60 km/h zone and police receive many…

Police investigate fail to remain collision

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a fail to remain collision that occurred Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Broadway and C Line. On Sunday, August 18, 2019, at approximately 12:40 p.m., a motor vehicle collision occurred involving two vehicles at the intersection of Broadway and C Line. A red Chevrolet Equinox was eastbound on…

Police Service releases 2018 Annual Report

Your Orangeville Police Service has released their Annual Report for 2018. On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, the 2018 Annual Report was presented to members of the Orangeville Police Services Board at their monthly meeting. The report was approved by the Orangeville Police Services Board at a special meeting on July 30th. The Annual Report is…

Police investigate theft of perfume

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating the theft of a large quantity of perfume from Shoppers Drug Mart on Broadway Monday evening. On Monday, August 12, 2019, at approximately 8:35p.m., an unknown female entered the Shoppers Drug Mart located at 25 Broadway in Orangeville and left the store with a quantity of various bottles of…

Guns and ammunition turned in during annual firearm and prohibited weapon amnesty initiative

Your Orangeville Police Service has once again completed their annual Firearms and Prohibited Weapons Amnesty program that ran from July 1st to July 31st, 2019. As a result of the program, police received one hand gun, two rifles, two pellet guns and a cross-bow for destruction. A small quantity of ammunition was also turned over…

Police investigate mischiefs at local school and church

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating several acts of mischief to the exterior of a local school and church that occurred over the weekend. On Monday, August 12, 2019, at approximately 10:30a.m., police received a report of vandalism occurring over the past weekend at St. Benedict Elementary School located at 335 Blind Line in Orangeville.…

Police investigate sexual assault

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a sexual assault that occurred at a retail business on Broadway last Thursday evening (August 8, 2019). On Thursday, August 8, 2019, at approximately 8:50p.m., an unknown male entered the business known as The Happy Place, located at 172 Broadway, and committed an inappropriate action to a female in…

Orangeville Police Service continues as a place of safety

Your Orangeville Police Service reminds the community that their 390 C Line location should always be considered as a place of safety for the public. Whether you need a safe place to conduct a child custody exchange or to complete an online purchase, your police service should be thought of as a “safe exchange zone”…

E-bike crash results in impaired driving charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 64-year-old Amaranth man with several criminal charges, including impaired driving, after crashing his e-bike on Broadway near Fourth Street Friday evening. On Friday, July 26, 2019, at approximately 6:40p.m., a male was operating an e-bike eastbound on Broadway near Fourth Street. The rider lost control of…

Police alert businesses of credit card fraud

Your Orangeville Police Service is alerting local businesses to be vigilant of fraud when accepting large orders over the phone and payment is made using a credit card. On Tuesday, July 16, 2019 a business in Orangeville contacted police to report that they had been the victim of a fraud involving credit cards. On July…