Police Alerts

Watch this area for news flashes regarding wanted suspects, missing people or other alerts posted by Owen Sound Police Services. Alerts will feature detailed information and images from City Police to help with an investigation.

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Published On: Monday, January 30, 2017
What is the C.O.P. Program?Composed of members of the Owen Sound and area community who believe that safety and good order of our community is NOT the SOLE responsibility of the Police Service, but is, in fact, a responsibility to be shared in a partnership with interested community members along with the Owen Sound Police Service. This volunteer program exemplifies the Owen Sound Police Service’s motto;...

Media Release

Published On: Friday, April 28, 2017
On 27 April 2017 at approximately 1:30 pm an Owen Sound residence was walking her leashed dog on the Russell Brothers property located in the 2200 block of 3rd Avenue East.  Three dogs which were not leashed charged at her and her pet.  The three dogs attacked the female’s pet causing injury.Police would like to identify the dogs and their owner. Anyone with information that can assist police in this...
Published On: Friday, April 28, 2017
In the afternoon hours of Thursday April 27, 2017, the Owen Sound Police Service executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a hotel room in the City of Owen Sound.The Drugs & Intelligence Unit, with the assistance of the Criminal Investigations Branch and the Community Oriented Response and Enforcement Unit, arrested one person during the search.  Police recovered Cocaine and Heroin as...
Published On: Sunday, April 23, 2017
On 22 April 2017 shortly after 12:00 pm the Owen Sound Police responded to a report of a stolen vehicle.  The investigation revealed a 23 year old female assaulted two family members and then stole a 2014 Dodge Journey.  At the time the female was intoxicated from the consumption of alcohol.The female and vehicle were located a short time later in the Sauble Beach area by the O.P.P., she was arrested and...
Published On: Friday, April 21, 2017
On  Wednesday April 19th, 2017 officers from the Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) and the Owen Sound Police Service  joined forces for a one day road safety campaign focusing on over-weight vehicles, unsafe loads, equipment violations and vehicle fitness inspections. The primary area of attention was given to the 16th Avenue and 20th Street East corridor.  Once the inspections began,...
Published On: Friday, April 21, 2017
During the overnight hours of Wednesday April 19th and the morning of April 20th, 2017 an unknown person(s) approached the bird-stalls in Harrison Park and forced the door inward exposing two golden pheasants that were lying within.The Owen Sound Police Service were called after staff at the park alerted the police about the mischief and also reported that the two golden pheasants were missing from their coop....
Published On: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The Owen Sound Police Service jumped on their bicycles with local youth and pedalled their way to help raise more than $15,000.00 to help benefit children affected by cancer.  They joined hundreds of students in the fundraising effort to help support the Childcan cancer charity. Since 1974, Childcan has provided responsive and compassionate support services for families living in south western Ontario and...
Published On: Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Members of the Owen Sound Police Service conducted a concentrated traffic enforcement initiative on Easter Monday afternoon. Officers were in the downtown core specifically watching for drivers who were observed using their cell phones.Four individuals were charged with Use Handheld Communication Device. This offence under the Highway Traffic Act carries a fine of $490 and three demerit points.The Owen Sound Police...
Published On: Wednesday, April 12, 2017
The Owen Sound Police are investigating a theft of motor vehicle which occurred sometime between 5:00 pm on April 10, 2017 and 12:00 pm on April 11 2017.  A white 2001 Dodge regular cab pickup Ontario license 4282WE was stolen from the rear of 625 28th Street West in Owen Sound.  The vehicle has rust on both rear fenders and a black plastic truck box.Should someone locate the vehicle they are asked to call...
Published On: Monday, April 10, 2017
The Owen Sound Police are investigating a fail to remain that occurred in the 700 block of 4th Avenue East Owen Sound just prior to midnight.  A white Chevrolet pickup truck failed to negotiate a turn from 8th Street East onto 4th Avenue East and hit a tree.  The truck then fled the scene south bound on 4th Avenue East.  The truck had significant damage to the right front fender area.Police would like...

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