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Aug 01, 2017 13:37 ET

Distracted Driving Initiative Underway in West Durham

Distracted driving continues to be a growing problem on our roadways and officers in West Division are conducting focused enforcement this week. While talking or texting on phones is generally the......

Jul 28, 2017 13:05 ET

Fifteen New Recruits Join The Ranks

Our 15 new recruits attended graduation ceremonies at the Ontario Police College in Aylmer on July 27 to a huge crowd of family and friends showing their love and support. Police Chief Paul Martin......

Jul 26, 2017 11:44 ET

Ride the Trails Safely This Season

Summer is well underway and many residents are using All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) in increasing numbers. DRPS officers are asking residents to learn the rules of the road before riding ATVs, and to ens......

Jul 25, 2017 11:27 ET

New Frauds Surfacing In Durham Region

Members of our Fraud Unit have identified several new frauds that are becoming common across Durham Region. Unfortunately, fraudsters are constantly coming up with new ways to scam money or property f......

Feb 23, 2018 10:52 ET

Youth and Police Connect During Wilderness Trip

For the 10th year in a row, Durham Regional Police officers recently teamed up with youth from across the region for a five-day canoe trip through Algonquin Provincial Park. The group, consisting of ......

Jul 21, 2017 13:49 ET

DRP Leadership Meets with Durham's Ismaili Community

Members of Durham Region's Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims community met with DRPS Chief Paul Martin and Deputy Chief Uday Jaswal on Thursday, July 20 at Regional Headquarters to build upon our strong rela......

Jul 19, 2017 15:18 ET

Creating a Ripple Effect of Positive Change

On Wednesday, July 19, several hundred Youth in Policing (YIP) students from across the province gathered in Oshawa for a full day of inspirational messages from a diverse group of people they can sha......

Jul 19, 2017 08:29 ET

Website Maintenance Today

Our website is undergoing regular maintenance today. Users can expect some intermittent down time throughout the day. Thank you for your patience!......

Jul 17, 2017 13:31 ET

Staying Cool and Safe in the Heat

With the temperatures rising across the region, DRPS is reminding everyone to be vigilant with their summer safety precautions. Remember these important tips during the hot weather: * Never le......

Jul 13, 2017 11:14 ET

Building Strong Communities Together

This week, in celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary of confederation, DRPS joined Habitat for Humanity in Durham Region to support the nation-wide goal to build 150 homes across Canada simultaneou......

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