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The Sears National Kids Cancer Ride starts in Markham

The Sears National Kids Cancer Ride starts in Markham

April 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Local Mom is up for the challenge and will cycle across Canada in September in support of Cancer. The Sears National Kids Cancer Ride is one of the biggest and most ambitious charity cycling events on behalf of childhood cancer in the world. Now in …

YRP Warn Of Increasing Reports of Fraud Scams

YRP Warn Of Increasing Reports of Fraud Scams

March 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Fraud unit would like to make citizens aware of a variety of frauds that have been reported across York Region and are warning residents to be careful sharing personal information. CANADA REVENUE AGEN…

Increased Spot Checks For St. Patrick’s Day

Increased Spot Checks For St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

While York Regional Police encourages everyone to enjoy the St. Patrick’s Day festivities, all are reminded to please do so responsibly. The York Regional Police Traffic Bureau will enhance the Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (R.I.D.E.) program t…

 
Hey Markham - Show Us Your Flag

Hey Markham - Show Us Your Flag

February 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hey Markham it's Canada's 150 Birthday and MarkhamToday.ca wants you to join the celebration. Flag Day is officially February 15 so as a start we like you to "Show Us Your Flag".

HOLIDAY HEROES TOY & FOOD DRIVE

HOLIDAY HEROES TOY & FOOD DRIVE

December 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

The 2016 Annual Holiday Heroes Toy and Food Drive is under way. York Regional Police would like to encourage all York Region residents to support the 2016 Holiday Heroes campaign where members of our community and corporate partners join together to …

 
What's Happening On 16th Avenue?

What's Happening On 16th Avenue?

December 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

York Region is undertaking two transportation Environmental Assessment Studies (EA Studies) for improvements to 16th Avenue: • Study A is Yonge St. & Woodbine Avenue in the Town of Richmond Hill and the City of Markham • Study B is Woodbine Avenue …

Markham Mayor

Markham Mayor "Toronto Road Tolls - Unfair Tax on 905 Commuters"

December 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti comments on City of Toronto Mayor John Tory announced a proposal to implement highway tolls for the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway. These tolls are expected to raise up to 200 million dollars annually. Th…

 
YRP: Operation Impact - Keeping the Turkeys off the Street

YRP: Operation Impact - Keeping the Turkeys off the Street

October 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

As in previous years, Operation Impact will take place over the Thanksgiving long weekend. This is a time where many individuals and families are traveling to see their loved ones. Let’s work together to encourage safe driving practices and minimize …

Witnesses sought after shots fired in the City of Markham

September 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police #5 District Criminal Investigations Bureau are seeking witnesses after shots were fired at a window of a business in the City of Markham. On Saturday, September 24, 2016, at approximately 1:30 p.m., poli…

 
 
 
March 26th
Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Crimes Bureau have made an arrest in the ongoing armed kidnapping investigation, but the victim, 22-year-old Wanzhen LU, has not been located.In the early morning hours on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, investig…
March 25th
Thanks to members of the public and media, York Regional Police have recovered the vehicle involved in the kidnapping of 22-year-old Wanzhen LU. Investigators continue to appeal to the public for any information on his whereabouts. Overnight on Sunda…
March 25th
York Regional Police is seeking public assistance to locate a 24-year-old man missing from the City of Vaughan.Simi ABRAMS was last seen on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 12:30 p.m., when he left on foot from Mackenzie Health Hospital, located at 10 Trench …
March 24th
York Regional Police is seeking public assistance to locate 22-year-old Wanzhen LU who was kidnapped from an underground parking garage in the City of Markham.On Saturday, March 23, 2019, shortly before 6 p.m., the victim and his friend were in an undergr…
 Ontario News
March 26th
TORONTO - Today, Ontario passed the Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019, new legislation that fixed the previous government's Bill 175. Bill 175 treated police with suspicion while making it more difficult for them to do their jobs.
March 26th
Ontario's Government is putting people first and taking strong action in its plan to fight gun violence and dismantle gangs by boosting local crime prevention, enforcement and prosecution across the province.
March 26th
PETERBOROUGH — Ontario's government is working for the people to deliver on its promise to get people moving faster through new infrastructure funding that will help make the province open for business and open for jobs.
March 25th
TORONTO - Ontario's Government for the People is inviting consumers to be part of the 2019 Foodland Ontario Retailer Awards program, which recognizes outstanding retailer support for Ontario-grown foods. For the first time in more than 30 years, consum…
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