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Dec 18, 2013 14:28 ET

Chief Mike Ewles is Hands On with Festive R.I.D.E.

Chief Constable Mike Ewles joined the DRPS Festive R.I.D.E. team earlier this week and checked drivers for signs of impairment. After four weeks, the Festive R.I.D.E. campaign has stopped 5,413 ve......

Dec 17, 2013 09:03 ET

Senior Officers Serve Up Christmas Dinner

About 10 senior officers with the Durham Regional Police Service rolled up their sleeves and served a special helping of Christmas dinner to about 80 friends and members of the Durham Boys and Girls C......

Dec 12, 2013 14:43 ET

Officers Become Personal Shoppers with CopShop

DRPS officers took some local children shopping on Dec. 11 in order to make their holidays a little bit brighter. CopShop linked 45 kids with their own personal shopper (in the form of an officer). ......

Dec 11, 2013 14:00 ET

Community Safety Forum for Ajax Residents

Ajax residents were invited to a free community safety forum, presented in partnership by the Durham Regional Police, the Town of Ajax, the Durham Elder Abuse Network and Mac’s Convenience Stores (Ont......

Dec 11, 2013 09:02 ET

Officers Spread Some Holiday Cheer to Seniors

The fourth annual DRPS Senior’s Christmas outreach program began today, spreading holiday cheer throughout the region. On December 10, 2013, officers and civilians from West Division, as well as C......

Dec 09, 2013 15:01 ET

DRPS Grants Wish of Young Boy with Cancer

A 4-year-old Oshawa boy got to ride around his neighbourhood in a cruiser, visit with the K-9 unit and see Air1 fly overhead earlier today. (Santa also paid him a visit with gifts for his family.) Dan......

Dec 06, 2013 09:28 ET

Officer Astrid Talks to Kids About Holiday Safety

The latest in the video series "Safety Tips with Officer Astrid" focuses on holiday safety. From the Kids’ Safety Village in Whitby, Officer Astrid talks to kids about staying safe around holiday deco......

Dec 05, 2013 15:08 ET

Food and Toy Drive Gets a Big Boost from OPG - Darlington Nuclear

The lobby of a building at OPG - Darlington looked like Santa's Workshop on Dec. 5, with donated toys and bikes on display. The 2013 DRPS Food and Toy Drive volunteers made their annual stop at the OP......

Dec 04, 2013 08:41 ET

Prepare Yourself for Winter Driving

The winter months can be the most dangerous time to drive a vehicle. With snow, ice and slush on the roads, it’s important to be extra cautious and to be prepared for emergencies. Also during the wint......

Dec 02, 2013 09:29 ET

Safeguard Yourself While Shopping Online

Cyber Monday is upon us and we would like to remind holiday shoppers to be extra vigilant during the festive season. When online shopping follow these important tips: • Only shop from trusted we......

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