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Mar 12, 2015 14:20 ET

As Mild Weather Approaches Beware of Scammers

As fraud awareness month continues, DRPS officers would like to make residents aware of another common scam as we move into the Spring. Many of the suspects who target residents with snow removal s......

Mar 10, 2015 10:24 ET

Anti-Cyber Bullying Legislation Protects Victims of Online Crime

The federal government recently passed Bill C-13 in an effort to prevent anti-cyber bullying across Canada. The legislation is aimed at combating online harassment by making it illegal to distribute i......

Mar 06, 2015 12:00 ET

Three Officers Honoured With Medal of Bravery

Three DRPS officers were among 40 people honoured by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada at a ceremony in Ottawa. The Decorations for Bravery presentatio......

Mar 05, 2015 15:51 ET

Open House in Beaverton Promotes Local Support Services

DRPS North Division, in partnership with the North Durham Services Collaborative, hosted an Open House in Beaverton on March 4th promoting mental health and addiction support services available for re......

Mar 04, 2015 09:54 ET

Beware of Pre-Paid Credit Card Scam

A number of frauds have surfaced in Durham Region and across the GTA involving the fraudulent purchase of pre-paid credit cards. In several cases a suspect calls a resident claiming he is from the......

Mar 02, 2015 12:44 ET

Kids Have Their Say With "It's Elementary" Video Series

In cooperation with the Durham District School Board (DDSB) and the Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB), DRPS is launching a new YouTube video series where students ask police officers whate......

Feb 26, 2015 11:46 ET

DRP Officers Face Off against Ontario Shores All Stars

DRPS members and a team of All Stars from Ontario Shores recently enjoyed a friendly game of ball hockey in support of mental health. The annual Scrimmage at Ontario Shores is in its third year an......

Feb 25, 2015 10:04 ET

Protect Your Property Day Across Ontario

The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) has declared February 25 Protect Your Property Day to remind residents to take important steps to prevent crime. DRPS is joining with police acro......

Feb 23, 2015 09:31 ET

Youth In Policing Students Walk For A Cause

Over the weekend, 80 of our Youth In Policing members braved the frigid temperatures to take part in the annual Coldest Night of The Year Walk. The event supports The Refuge Youth Shelter in Oshawa......

Feb 19, 2015 13:12 ET

Help Us Identify Fraud Suspect

Investigators are trying to identify a male suspect who used an ATM in Hamilton to withdraw money defrauded from an Ajax woman. On Wednesday, January 21, 2015, an Ajax woman received a phone call ......

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