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Arrests Made in Drug Trafficking Investigation

During the afternoon hours of Wednesday March 3, 2021, a 46 year-old Owen Sound man was arrested by members of the Owen Sound Police Service Drug Enforcement Unit and Uniform Branch.

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Arrests Made in Drug Trafficking Investigation

On Tuesday February 23, 2021 members of the Owen Sound Police Service Drug Enforcement Unit and Uniform Branch concluded a drug trafficking investigation with the arrest of a male and a female from their rental vehicle in the parking lot of a downtown business.

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POLICE WARN OF PERSONATION OF OWEN SOUND POLICE OFFICER IN SCAM

On Tuesday February 23rd 2021, an Owen Sound resident received a phone call from a local phone number, which played an automated phone message.  The message indicated that the man’s Social Insurance Number (SIN) had been compromised in Montreal and was associated to a drug investigation.  The man then followed voice prompts which led him to speak with a female, who asked him to confirm the last three digits of his SIN card.  The man was then told that a member of his l...

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FIVE PEOPLE ARRESTED ON WARRANTS IN UNRELATED INCIDENTS

On Monday February 22nd at about 2:00 p.m. uniformed officers attended a lower westside residence within the city and determined that a male who was wanted on a Bench Warrant was present.  As a result, the 34-year-old man originally from the Wiarton area was taken into custody, held for a court appearance on February 23rd and was released later that day.

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Loaded Firearm seized

On February 21 2021 the Owen Sound Police commenced an investigation regarding domestic threats, mischief along with weapons offences.

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Snowmobiler loses controls and hits tree

On 20 February 2021 at approximately 1:30 pm Owen Sound Police were dispatched to the snowmobile trail running between Superior Street and 8th Street East regarding a sled hitting a tree.

The investigation revealed that a 43-year-old Shelburne resident failed to negotiate a turn and struck a tree.  The collision resulted in a broken wrist and significant damage to the sled.

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TWO CHARGED AFTER SNOWMOBILE ACCIDENT IN DOWNTOWN OWEN SOUND

On Saturday February 13th, 2021 just after 2:30 p.m....

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Impaired driver almost 3 times legal limit.

On Friday 12FEB2021 shortly before 11:00 pm a 57 year old Owen Sound man, impaired by alcohol, drove his vehicle into a neighbour’s driveway thinking it was his own.  The driver put the vehicle into neutral instead of park and then fell asleep behind the wheel.  The vehicle rolled out of the driveway and came to stop in the middle of the road.  A resident in the area observed this and called police.  Owen Sound Police atte...

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The Owen Sound Police made three arrests on Thursday evening during separate incidents

A concerned driver who was witnessing a motor vehicle being driven erratically throughout the streets on the city’s east side quickly notified the Owen Sound Police.  Officers responded to the call at approximately 8:30 p.m. locating the vehicle, a 2010 Dodge pick up in the 500 block of 7th Avenue East.  The driver continued for several blocks before finally coming to a safe stop for police....

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TWO ARRESTED MONDAY NIGHT IN OWEN SOUND AND ONE IN HAMILTON

On Monday February 8th just before 7:30 p.m., police attended a lower eastside residence with respect to a male wanted on a Warrant of Committal.  Police attended and took the 27-year-old Owen Sound man into custody without incident.  The man is scheduled to make a court appearance today in Owen Sound.

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BUSY SATURDAY NIGHT FOR OWEN SOUND POLICE

A 30-year-old Owen Sound man was arrested just after 9 p.m. after he fled from police on an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV). Patrols officers observed the vehicle being operated in contrary to the city by-laws along 10th Street East and attempted a traffic stop to investigate. The suspect was also carrying a passenger on the machine....

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THREE PEOPLE ARRESTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON IN UNRELATED INCIDENTS

On Thursday February 4th just before 2:30 p.m., police responded to an upper eastside eatery in response to a woman biting a staff member.  After the female refused to follow the staff member’s direction, she responded by throwing a bucket full of cigarette butts and ashes inside the restaurant.  The staff member attempted to detain the individual for the mischief that she caused and as a result the woman bit the man in the arm and fled from the area in a vehicle.  Pol...

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Owen Sound Police Welcome Four New Auxiliary Members

The Owen Sound Police are pleased to announce the addition of four new members to their ranks of Auxiliary Constables.

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MAN ARRESTED AFTER BEING INVOLVED IN A FAIL TO REMAIN COLLISION

On Wednesday February 3rd at about 11:00 a.m., police responded to a motor vehicle collision at 9th Street East and 3rd Avenue East in the city of Owen Sound.  A 2009 Mazda 3 car struck a 67-year-old woman causing her to fall to the ground.  The woman was transported to Grey Bruce Health Services by paramedics, where she was treated for minor injuries and then released.  Witnesses were able to provide the investigating officer evidence which led to the identity of the ...

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POLICE KEPT BUSY SUNDAY NIGHT IN OWEN SOUND

On Sunday night just after 8:00 p.m....

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OWEN SOUND POLICE CONDUCT R.I.D.E. PROGRAM ON CITY TRAILS

On 30 January 2021 in the afternoon hours, members of the Owen Sound Police Service conducted a daytime R.I.D.E. on the B Trail, located at the eastside edge of the city limits.  The R.I.D.E. program was focused on impairment and proper documentation required to operate snow machines in Ontario. 

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MAN ARRESTED IN POSSESSION OF REPLICA FIREARM

Members of the Owen Sound Police Service were patrolling a west side neighbourhood when an officer observed a male known to him to have warrants for his arrest.  Additional units were notified to assist and the male was quickly and safely taken into custody without incident. 

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FOOT PATROL OFFICERS KEPT BUSY MONDAY MORNING IN OWEN SOUND

On Monday morning around 8 a.m....

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SUSPECT SOUGHT IN AN INDECENT ACT INVESTIGATION

The Owen Sound Police Service is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in connection with an investigation into an indecent act.

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New Years Eve party very costly for local male

On December 31, 2020 at approximately 11:15 pm Owen Sound Police attended an east side apartment complex to investigate a noise complaint and a possible breach of the Reopening Ontario Act. 

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