News & Announcements

Police educate local businesses regarding cannabis sales

Your Orangeville Police Service has visited local businesses to educate property and business owners regarding their responsibilities under federal and provincial cannabis laws. Over the past week, members of the Orangeville Police Service Criminal Investigations Bureau have educated local businesses known to or believed to be selling cannabis-based products such as CBD oils. This action…

Police investigate suspicious person and vehicle

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle and male, after an incident yesterday evening (Wednesday, April 17) on Amelia Street near Walsh Crescent. On Wednesday, April 17, between 6:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m., a 14-year-old female was walking on the west side of Amelia Street from Walsh Crescent northbound towards…

Police aim to raise another $10,000 with 2019 Cops For Cancer event

Your Orangeville Police Service is once again looking to the community to support their 2019 Cops For Cancer fundraising initiative. Members of the Orangeville Police Service, along with colleagues from other area emergency services, are joining together to raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. The 2019 Cops For Cancer event will feature participants shaving…

Large Quantity of Illicit Drugs Seized

Your Orangeville Police Service is committed to community and public security especially when community safety is compromised by drug dealing and disorder. On Monday, April 8, 2019 members of the Orangeville Police Service were in the area of Amanda Street and Townline in response to complaints of drug dealing. As a result of officer observations,…

Police deliver 1,252 pounds of food to Food Bank

Your Orangeville Police Service delivered 1,252 pounds of food to the Orangeville Food Bank Wednesday morning. Officers delivered the food which included pasta, sauces and juices to the Orangeville Food Bank from a community partner arranged by the Police Service. “We recognize the need to help the Orangeville Food Bank year round and not just…

Police investigate fail to remain collision

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a fail to remain collision that occurred Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Broadway and Blind Line. On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at approximately 5:40 p.m., police received a call to attend a motor vehicle collision involving two vehicles at the intersection of Broadway and Blind Line. A silver…

Police investigate break and enter at local jewellery store

Your Orangeville Police Service is currently investigating a break and enter that occurred early Wednesday morning at a jewellery store on Broadway near Mill Street. On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at approximately 5:40 a.m., police received a call to attend Korsten Jewellers, located at 163 Broadway, regarding an intrusion alarm at the business. Police attended…

Police offer Drug Drop-off initiative for the month of April

Your Orangeville Police Service, with the support of Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health and the Dufferin Overdose Awareness Committee, is offering a Prescription Drug Drop-off initiative during the month of April. The program is for any Orangeville resident who wishes to voluntarily surrender unwanted, unneeded or expired prescription medication. These medications could be either narcotic or non-narcotic.…

Three local males facing illicit drug charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged an 18-year-old Shelburne male with several illicit drug related charges as the result of an ongoing investigation. On Thursday, March 28, 2019 at approximately 1:00 p.m., police observed the accused male in the parking lot of the Orangeville Mall (150 First Street) where he was investigated for…

Call to police from LCBO results in Impaired Driving charge

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 28-year-old Caledon man with Impaired Driving after police were contacted by a LCBO staff member who refused to serve him Tuesday evening. On Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at approximately 8:10 p.m., police received a call from an employee of the LCBO at 40 Broadway, to report…