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Jan 12, 2016 08:38 ET

Prepare for Winter Driving Conditions

With heavy snow fall expected today, residents are reminded to prepare themselves for the conditions. The winter months can be the most dangerous time to drive a vehicle. With snow, ice and slush o......

Jan 11, 2016 10:07 ET

DRPS Supports Alzheimer's Awareness Month

January marks Alzheimer's Awareness Month across the country and we would like to make sure our residents know where they can turn to for answers, assistance or support. Every year officers respond ......

Jan 08, 2016 12:30 ET

Watch For Unpredictable Ice Conditions

The changing temperatures this winter have made for unsafe and unpredictable waterway conditions across the region. The ice along the shorelines of Lake Scugog, Lake Simcoe and Lake Ontario the can......

Jan 07, 2016 09:46 ET

Time is running out to get your 2016 K-9 Calendar!

Don't forget to pick up your 2016 K-9 Calendar before the end of the month. Sales will continue online here and at our local divis......

Jan 06, 2016 13:36 ET

Celebrating 30 Years of Crime Stoppers

January is Crime Stoppers month and this year the organization marks its 30th year assisting with crime prevention in Durham Region and around the world. Since 1986, over 3,772 cases have been cle......

Jan 04, 2016 10:21 ET

In the Zone Traffic Initiative Underway

DRPS would like to remind drivers to slow down and pay attention to the roads as students are headed back to school. Officers will be conducting a one-week traffic safety blitz around neighbourhood sc......

Dec 22, 2015 10:06 ET

Holiday Shoppers Reminded To Lock it or Lose it

As you head out to the malls for that last minute holiday gift, DRPS would like to remind you to secure vehicles and valuables while you shop. DRPS volunteers spent the weekend distributing 5,000 ......

Dec 21, 2015 13:19 ET

Local Company Supports Important Campaign

Our Human Trafficking team has come up with an innovative way to reach young teenagers who may be vulnerable to sex traffickers. The team was looking for ways to reach girls in Grade 9 and 10 - t......

Dec 21, 2015 12:29 ET

Travel Safely This Week

This week marks one of the busiest for travel as residents head off for holiday celebrations and with traffic fatalities on the rise, DRPS is reminding everyone to drive safely. Traffic officers re......

Dec 17, 2015 11:53 ET

Phone Scams on the Rise in Durham Region

Attempts to defraud citizens by phone are on the rise with police receiving approximately 50 calls a day from citizens reporting possible scams. In many cases residents are receiving calls by some......

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