News & Announcements

Counterfeit currency reported in the community

Your Orangeville Police Service wishes to make residents and businesses aware of counterfeit Canadian $50 bills being reported at locations in our community. Police have received three reports of the use of counterfeit $50 bills in the past two days. Purchases using the counterfeit currency were made at various retail businesses throughout Orangeville. Police remind…

Police investigate daytime residential Break and Enter

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a Break and Enter to a Buena Vista Drive residence early Tuesday afternoon. On Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at approximately 12:45pm, an unknown suspect (or suspects) used force to enter the front door of a residence on Buena Vista Drive. The home owner was not present at the time.…

Police support Pride Month with flag raising

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 Service will show their support with a flag raising ceremony at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 3rd at OPS Headquarters, 390 C Line, Orangeville. Members of the public…

Traffic stop results in Prohibited Driving charge

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged a 43-year-old Amaranth man with Prohibited Driving as a result of a traffic stop on Princess Street, Sunday afternoon. On Sunday, May 26, 2019, at approximately 1:30pm, an Orangeville police officer was patrolling on Townline near Mill Street. The officer observed a vehicle being driven by a male who…

Stayner man charged with stunt driving

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged a 25-year-old Stayner man with Stunt Driving after he was clocked travelling 53 km/h over the posted speed limit on Veterans Way, Sunday evening. On Sunday, May 19, 2019, an Orangeville police officer was conducting traffic enforcement on Veterans Way near the intersection of Hansen Boulevard. This area is…

Driving complaint results in Impaired Driving charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 24-year-old Mount Forest man with Impaired Driving after police received a report of erratic driving early Sunday morning. On Sunday, May 19, 2019, at approximately 1:00 a.m., police received a complaint of a beige Chevrolet Malibu driving erratically while travelling northbound on Riddell Road. Police located…

Orangeville man charged with stunt driving

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged an 18-year-old Orangeville man with Stunt Driving after he was clocked travelling 63 km/h over the posted speed limit on Spencer Avenue, Thursday night. On Thursday, May 16, 2019, an Orangeville police officer was conducting traffic enforcement on Spencer Avenue near Sandringham Circle. This area is a posted 40…

Scarborough woman charged with stunt driving

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged a 63-year-old Scarborough woman after she was clocked travelling 53 km/h over the posted speed limit on Broadway, Tuesday morning. On Tuesday, May 15, 2019, an Orangeville police officer was conducting traffic enforcement on Broadway in the area of Diane Drive. This area is a posted 50 km/h zone…

Fraud and scam reminder to residents

Your Orangeville Police Service would like to remind residents that fraud and scams are still prevalent in our community. Police continue to receive reports of residents being targeted by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) scam, distraction scams and scams involving online purchases. Phone calls are being received by fraudsters claiming to be from the CRA…

Driving complaint results in Impaired Driving charge

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 28-year-old Brampton man with Impaired Driving after police received a report of erratic driving Monday night. On Monday, May 6, 2019, at approximately 10:56 p.m., police received a complaint of a black Subaru driving erratically on Highway 10 northbound from Caledon. Police located and stopped the…