News & Announcements

Police investigate third convenience store robbery

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a robbery that occurred late last night at a local convenience store. This marks the third robbery incident in the past two days. On Tuesday, June 19, 2019 at approximately 11:45 p.m., police responded to a report of a robbery at the Circle K Convenience Store located at 108…

Police investigate two early morning robberies

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating two robberies that occurred earlier today at local convenience stores. On Monday, June 17, 2019 at approximately 3:45 a.m., police responded to a robbery alarm at the 7-Eleven Convenience Store, located at 268 Broadway in Orangeville. A lone male entered the store and engaged in a conversation with a…

Single vehicle collision results in Impaired Driving charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 28-year-old Proton Station man, with impaired driving charges, as a result of a single vehicle collision that happened Friday afternoon. On Friday, June 14, 2019 at approximately 2:45 p.m., police received a call to attend a motor vehicle collision on Centennial Road just east of C…

Police seek witnesses to single vehicle collision

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a single vehicle collision that happened at approximately 3:45pm this afternoon on Centennial Road east of C Line. On Friday, June 14, 2019 at approximately 2:45 p.m., police received a call to attend a motor vehicle collision on Centennial Road just east of C Line. Preliminary investigation reveals that…

Male arrested for thefts from vehicles

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 26-year-old male with several criminal offences after reports that vehicles were entered and property was stolen in the south end of town. On Tuesday morning (June 11th, 2019) police received several calls from residents in the area of Bythia Street and Townline, reporting that their vehicles…

Police investigate fight at Every Kids Park

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a fight that took place at Every Kids Park on Lawrence Avenue Sunday evening. On Sunday June 9th, 2019, at approximately 7:40pm, police received a call from a female youth who alleges that she was assaulted during an altercation at Every Kids Park. Police attended the scene and spoke…

Special Investigations Unit (SIU) invokes mandate

The Orangeville Police Service has been notified that the Provinces Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has invoked their mandate to review an incident that took place at the Orangeville Police Service late Saturday June 1st and into June 2nd, 2019. Legislatively, the Orangeville Police Service is not able to comment further during an SIU investigation. All…

Orangeville and Shelburne Police work together with MedicAlert Foundation Canada to help the community

The Orangeville Police and Shelburne Police Services are working in partnership with MedicAlert Foundation Canada to ensure people with autism, Alzheimer’s, dementia, or a cognitive brain injury, who go missing, are returned to their family members and caregivers sooner. On Wednesday, June 5, members of both Police Services received training regarding the program. As the…

Rainbow flag waves proudly at police headquarters

The Orangeville Police Service is once again proud to fly the rainbow flag, during the month of June, in support and celebration of 2SLGBTQ+ Pride Month. The Police Service raised the rainbow flag this morning (Monday June 3) with a ceremony at OPS headquarters. Several members of the public attended to show their support of…

Police investigate “Grandparent” scam

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a report of a fraud that resulted in an Orangeville resident being scammed out of $13,500. On Monday, May 27, 2019, an Orangeville female was contacted by a male who stated that he was a lawyer representing her son who had been involved in a car accident and is…