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Aug 25, 2017 11:25 ET

Congratulations YIP Graduates!

Another chapter has closed for 57 students as they successfully graduated from our Youth In Policing (YIP) employment program. They will take the knowledge and leadership skills into the next phase of......

Aug 23, 2017 13:16 ET

Lock it or Lose it Campaign Underway in Whitby & Oshawa

In response to an increased number of theft from motor vehicle incidents in the Whitby and Oshawa areas, officers from Central West Division have been running a Lock It or Lose It campaign to raise aw......

Aug 22, 2017 09:40 ET

Hey Kids! Want to be Chief for a Day?

The 15th Annual Police Chief for a Day essay contest is now open! Students entering into Grade 5 this fall are invited to pick up their pencils and enter the contest now by submitting a 500-word e......

Aug 17, 2017 14:33 ET

Junior YIP Campers Learn Leadership

Once again the annual Junior Youth in Policing (YIP) Leadership Camp has delivered an entertaining, exciting and informative week for more than 100 youth. Bridging the gap between youth and police ......

Aug 16, 2017 12:13 ET

Responding to Emergency Vehicles on The Roadways

When an emergency vehicle is approaching, or parked on the side of the road during a traffic or emergency stop, there can be some confusion for motorists about what they should do in those situations.......

Aug 15, 2017 09:24 ET

DRP's Pipe and Drums Crowned Grade 4 Band Champion Supreme

The outstanding competition season continues for the Durham Regional Police Pipes and Drums (DRPPD). As a result of their first place finish at the Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games, the DRP......

Aug 09, 2017 11:43 ET

Cheque Cashing Fraud in Oshawa

Investigators in Oshawa are seeing an increase in incidents related to a cheque cashing fraud. In several cases a suspect, either female or male, approaches a citizen outside a bank machine and as......

Aug 08, 2017 11:59 ET

YIP Students Learn About The Marine Unit

DRP's Youth in Policing (YIP) students spent the day with the Marine Unit at the Port Whitby Marina on Lake Ontario learning from the experts about the DRP's vessels and safety. Patrolling approxim......

Aug 04, 2017 10:19 ET

Celebrate Safely This Civic Long Weekend

Another long weekend is here and DRPS would like to remind residents to drive and boat safely as they celebrate this weekend. DRPS would like to offer the following information in order to decrease th......

Aug 03, 2017 10:29 ET

K-9 Trading Cards Now Available!

To celebrate its 25th Anniversary this year, our DRPS K-9 Unit has released a limited edition set of trading cards featuring our four legged members. Each dog appears on his own card with informati......

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