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Service Excellence

May 26, 2015 14:54 ET

DRP Detective Recognized Nationally In The Area Of Threat Assessment

DRPS Detective Tony Whetham was recently acknowledged as a Canadian leader in violence threat risk assessment. He was presented with the honour at the 2nd Annual National Violence Risk Threat Assessme......

May 14, 2015 12:23 ET

Civilian Member Honoured For Her Contribution to Law Enforcement

Communications/911 member Sue Knox was recently honoured by the Ontario Women in Law Enforcement (OWLE) organization for the outstanding support she has given her law enforcement colleagues. Sue was p......

Apr 22, 2015 14:34 ET

DRPS Officer Honoured With Community Commendation

Cst. Kyle Lloyd was recently awarded the Community Commendation of Merit by Kingston Police for his efforts in rescuing a woman from a house fire. In November 2013, Cst. Lloyd was off-duty at his ......

Mar 31, 2015 11:42 ET

DRPS Recognized For Efforts In Locating Human Traffickers

Since January 2013, DRPS has maintained a continued investigative effort to combat Human Trafficking in Durham Region. As time progressed, it became apparent that offenders regularly travelled between......

Feb 02, 2015 13:18 ET

Multi-Agency Effort Helps Locate Missing Man

Thanks to the efforts of DRPS officers and several other organizations, an elderly male reported missing from Whitby was safely located walking on the shore of the Beaverton Harbour. On Wednesday J......

Jan 05, 2015 09:46 ET

Canine Handler of The Year

Detective Constable Wayne King has been named the second annual DRPS Canine Handler of the Year for 2014. D/Cst. King is well known for his strong work ethic and is a valuable member of the unit. W......

Dec 10, 2014 17:31 ET

A Story of Hope at Christmas

Every once in a while, a call occurs that makes even the most experienced police officers pause and reflect. That call can renew our faith in humanity and make us think about the negative biases we al......

Nov 26, 2014 12:10 ET

Outstanding Teamwork in Response to the Fire at Fairview Lodge

In recognition of outstanding teamwork in the response to the fire at Fairview Lodge in Whitby. Kudos to all members who assisted the Whitby fire department when responding to the fire at Fairview ......

Oct 28, 2014 14:11 ET

Amazing Donation to the Ontario Police Memorial Foundation

Members of DRPS and Tim Hortons presented a cheque for $42,000 to the Ontario Police Memorial Foundation at Regional Headquarters on October 23. The money was raised during the 5th Annual Ontario P......

Oct 08, 2014 10:55 ET

Recognizing Sergeant Jamie Derusha

Sergeant Derusha was recently recognized for his contribution to Project Palladium. Project Palladium received two recognitions; the Commissioners Commendation for Outstanding Investigation and the Ac......

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