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Aug 22, 2014 14:02 ET

"One Can't Help But Be Impressed..."

The Durham Regional Police Service Youth In Policing (YIP) Program 2014 held its graduation ceremony at Eastdale Collegiate high school in Oshawa Thursday night. A total of 60 YIP students, along w......

Aug 21, 2014 15:18 ET

Auxiliary Sergeant Says Farewell

When the DRPS created its Auxiliary Unit back in 1977, one of the 13 new, fresh-faced recruits was Bob Buller. Sworn in by Judge Norm Edmonson in the boardroom of Headquarters (then located at 77 ......

Aug 19, 2014 09:45 ET

K-9 Reese Passes Away

The DRPS is mourning the loss of Police Service Dog Reese, a valuable member of the Canine Unit with dozens of arrests to his credit. Reese, a German Shepherd, died suddenly and unexpectedly on Au......

Aug 19, 2014 09:44 ET

Youth Camp a Big Success

Our annual Junior Youth In Policing (YIP) Leadership Camp was a great success last week as our summer campers learned about safety and being good citizens. The Junior YIP Camp consisted of four fu......

Aug 08, 2014 10:03 ET

Help Us Locate Wanted Man

The DRPS want the public's help in locating a male wanted on an outstanding warrant. The original arrest warrant was issued in May 2011 for a third suspect in connection with the murder of an Oshawa m......

Aug 08, 2014 08:26 ET

New Human Trafficking Help Hotline

Due to the results of Project Spencer and Operation Northern Spotlight, the DRPS continues our efforts to eliminate human trafficking. We have set up a Human Trafficking Hotline at 1-888-579-1520 ext.......

Aug 06, 2014 10:25 ET

Looking to Return Some Lost Property

We are still trying to help a local store identify an elderly customer who left valuable property behind after a recent visit. On Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at approximately 4:30 p.m., an elderly man ......

Aug 05, 2014 12:13 ET

Be Careful Where You Start Your Engines

ATVs are the fastest growing recreational vehicle on the market and the rate of off-road motor vehicle injuries for Durham Region residents is far greater than the provincial average. So the DRP would......

Aug 01, 2014 13:10 ET

Safety, Traffic and Regulation Information for Upcoming Boots & Hearts Music Festival

Tens of thousands of people will be descending on the Canadian Tire Mosport Park to enjoy the Boots and Hearts Music Festival from July 31 – August 4. We want to ensure those attending have a great......

Jul 31, 2014 14:19 ET

Youth in Policing Students Help Educate Drivers

The 2014 Youth in Policing (YIP) students, alongside DRP officers, were out in full force yesterday to educate motorists about the dangers of speeding. The summer YIP students got the chance to hel......

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