News & Announcements

Police seek help from public to locate female

The Orangeville Police Service is asking for help from the public to locate a 14-year-old female who was last seen when she left her residence on Wednesday, April 12. Hermione Quill, 14, left her Orangeville home at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday April 12, 2017, and has not returned since then. This action is not…

Join Wayne Kalinski for “Coffee with the Chief” Tuesday

The Orangeville Police Service once again invites you to have “Coffee with the Chief” and discuss any concerns you have regarding policing issues in our community. Members of the community have given feedback that they would like to see the sessions continue and that they appreciate the opportunity to meet with the Chief of Police…

Drug investigation results in three people charged

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged three people in connection to a recent investigation into the trafficking of illicit drugs. In March, the Orangeville Police Service received information that a female was selling illicit drugs from a Bythia Street residence. Police began an investigation which culminated with police executing a search warrant at…

Police lay trespassing charges at former gravel pit

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged eight people in the past week with trespassing on the former gravel pit land in the area of Blind Line and Hansen Boulevard. The Orangeville Police Service continues to respond to numerous noise complaints from residents in the area of the former gravel pit land. The area has been…

Police to focus on accessible parking enforcement

The Orangeville Police Service will be focusing efforts on accessible parking enforcement for the month of April. Complaints of vehicles parked in designated accessible parking spaces without proper permits are a continuing concern throughout the community. Whether in municipal parking lots or in retails parking lots, Town of Orangeville parking by-laws govern designated accessible parking…

Off-duty officer arrests impaired driver

An off-duty Orangeville Police officer arrested a 45-year-old female for impaired driving on Riddell Road at Centennial Road Tuesday night. On Tuesday, March 22, 2017, at approximately 10:50 p.m., a concerned citizen contacted the Orangeville Police Service to report an erratic driver travelling northbound on Riddell Road.  The witness described a black Ford Escape crossing…

Male arrested for November theft of cash register

The Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 33-year-old man in connection to the theft of a cash register from a local convenience store on November 13, 2016. On Sunday, November 13, at approximately 6:45 p.m., two suspects attended a convenience store located at 200 Elizabeth Street. One suspect stayed outside of the store…

Police remind you to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day responsibly

Your Orangeville Police Service wants to remind all residents to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow by celebrating responsibly. St. Patrick’s Day is traditionally a day of celebration with friends and family at home and at local licensed establishments. The Orangeville Police Service reminds residents that officers will be vigilant throughout the community to ensure the…

Winter storm driving and parking reminder

With a winter storm forecasted for the area over the next 24 hours, your Orangeville Police Service wishes to remind residents that the Town of Orangeville winter overnight parking restrictions are still in effect. Vehicles are prohibited from parking upon any highway (street) in the Town or on municipal property and parking lots, between the…

Disturbance at hotel leads to drug charges

Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 21-year-old man with several drug related charges following a disturbance at a hotel on Buena Vista Drive early Saturday morning (March 4th). On Saturday, March 4, 2017, at approximately 3:30 a.m., police were called to a fight in progress in the parking lot of the Best…