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Jun 22, 2010 10:38 ET

Help Police Identify This Suspect

Police are appealing to the public for their assistance in identifying a lone male suspect, armed with a knife, who robbed a Sunoco Gas Bar in Whitby. On Saturday June 19, 2010 at approximately 3:3......

Jun 19, 2010 12:33 ET

Shredding Day Keeps ID Thieves Away!

Our first ever Shredding Day was received warmly as dozens of citizens attended two separate locations to have their personal documents shredded before their eyes. The Durham Regional Police Servic......

Jun 19, 2010 12:24 ET

Men's Walk Against Domestic Violence

Every day in Durham Region, police are called to 14 separate incidents involving domestic violence. To shine a light on this major social problem, Chief Constable Mike Ewles, Deputy Chief Sherry W......

Jun 18, 2010 14:59 ET

Bowling Fundraiser Strikes a Chord with the Community

The ProAction Cops & Kids second annual bowling challenge was right up everyone’s alley as 18 teams competed for the chance to face Chief Ewles’ team for the trophy. The bowling challenge, held at ......

Jun 16, 2010 15:13 ET

Feeling The Rhythm of Teamwork

DRP S/Insp. Brian Fazackerley had the unique opportunity to revisit his home town high school to teach diverse inner-city youth a lesson in music and teamwork. S/Insp. Fazackerley discovered drummi......

Jun 15, 2010 14:17 ET

Raising Awareness About Elder Abuse

The DRPS is pleased to partner with the Durham Region Social Services Department and the Durham Elder Abuse Network (DEAN) to recognize the 5th Annual Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15th. Deput......

Jun 14, 2010 14:20 ET

9-1-1 Communicators and Officers Recognized

When seconds matter, 9-1-1 Communications staff are the lifeline of any police service. Answering 9-1-1 calls, dispatching officers or other emergency services personnel to an incident and staying in ......

Jun 11, 2010 23:44 ET

Carrying the Torch for Special Olympics

Dozens of Special Olympians, members of DRPS, OPG members, R.C.M.P., O.P.P., and the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services carried the ‘Flame of Hope’ across Durham Region in support ......

Jun 10, 2010 11:04 ET

Join Us at the 2010 Whitby Community Safety Day

Please join members of DRPS, Whitby Fire, Durham EMS and Whitby Hydro for a day of fun at Whitby’s Community Safety Day 2010 on Saturday, June 12. From 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., officers, firefighters and......

Jun 09, 2010 08:49 ET

A Hero On Our Roads

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Durham hosted its 10th Annual Awards Night in Whitby on Tuesday, June 8, honouring police officers, volunteers, the media and community heroes. MADD Durham works t......

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