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Mar 15, 2013 13:21 ET

Teaming Up This Weekend to Fight Impaired Driving

Officers will be focusing on roadway safety with a region-wide RIDE initiative surrounding St. Patrick’s Day celebrations this weekend. D/Cst. Dave Ashfield reached out to the Toronto Police Servic......

Mar 14, 2013 14:41 ET

March Madness at the Kids’ Safety Village

Hundreds of Durham Region families came to the Kids’ Safety Village today in Whitby to enjoy some free activities and learn about safety too. Co-ordinated by Ontario Power Generation (OPG) as a par......

Mar 13, 2013 10:39 ET

Overnight R.I.D.E. Gets Results

Three DRPS divisions joined forces last night and received excellent results in a spot R.I.D.E. check in Oshawa. Officers from Oshawa, Whitby and the Traffic Services Branch set up on King Street W......

Mar 12, 2013 13:57 ET

DRPS Helps PWEU Seize Cache of Guns

Durham Regional Police showed once again they are an integral member of the Provincial Weapons Enforcement Unit (PWEU) after a large amount of weapons were seized from a Bancroft-area residence. T......

Mar 11, 2013 08:44 ET

Time is Running Out to Complete Our Public Opinion Survey

The community has until March 15 to complete our latest public opinion survey and we are encouraging all residents to take a few minutes and share their thoughts about police programs and servi......

Mar 08, 2013 15:32 ET

DRP Unveils New Tactical Rescue Vehicle

Thanks to a generous donation from General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada in London, Ontario, the DRPS has a new tool to deal with dangerous hostage taking or armed and barricaded person calls. The......

Mar 07, 2013 14:17 ET

DRP Officer - A Local Hero

Cst. Keith Richards was honoured as a local hero by Trent University’s Black History Organizing Committee at their “Still I Rise! Celebrating Humanity” event on Mar. 1. “It’s an honour to receive t......

Mar 05, 2013 08:44 ET

Quebec Police Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

It is with deep sadness and regret that the Durham Regional Police has learned of the on-duty death of an officer in Quebec. Constable Steve Dery, 27, who grew up in Ottawa but worked for the Kativ......

Mar 04, 2013 15:23 ET

Youth In Policing Session Now Underway

The winter session of our 2013 Youth In Policing Initiative launched last week, as excited students and their parents listened intently to Chief Mike Ewles speak about the rewarding and challenging as......

Mar 01, 2013 14:52 ET

Cops and Kids Rock a Lacrosse Game

Thanks to DRP and the Police Appreciation Dinner and Awards Night Committee (PADAN) 160 Grade 7 students from eight schools in Oshawa and Whitby got to cheer on the Toronto Rock at their home game on ......

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