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Woman Charged After Shooting At Pokemon Go Players In Newmarket

Woman Charged After Shooting At Pokemon Go Players In Newmarket

July 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

A 29-year-old woman from the Town of Newmarket has been charged after people playing Pokemon GO on Main Street in the Town of Newmarket were shot at with a pellet gun. On Saturday, July 23, at approximately 10:30 p.m., York Regional Police receive…

Lost Dog new to Markham

Lost Dog new to Markham

July 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

A rescue dog new to Markham took off shortly after arriving. Chimi is a female, 5 yr old German Shepherd/lab/husky cross. She is micro-chipped and wearing a brown collar with tags.

Witnesses Sought Following Illegal Dumping Of Chemicals In Markham

Witnesses Sought Following Illegal Dumping Of Chemicals In Markham

July 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

York Regional Police is appealing for witnesses after several containers of chemicals were illegally dumped in a residential area in Markham. On Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at approximately 9 a.m., police responded to a residence on Bishop Crescent in…

 
TD Markham Jazz Festival announces Opening Night Concert

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces Opening Night Concert

July 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

TD MJF announces Opening Night Concert, Thursday, August 18 at 8:00 PM! You don’t want to miss Molly Johnson at TDMJF’s Opening Night Concert, Thursday, August 18! Exclusive ticketed event –seating is limited! The TD Markham Jazz Festival is proud t…

YRP Seek Witness for Missing Markham Woman

YRP Seek Witness for Missing Markham Woman

July 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police Homicide Unit have taken over the investigation into the disappearance of a 36-year-old woman missing from the City of Markham and are seeking assistance in identifying a possible witness.

 
Markham Issues Heat Warning for July 5 and July 6

Markham Issues Heat Warning for July 5 and July 6

July 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

Markham has issued a heat warning due to the local forecast indicating temperatures above 30 Celsius with a high humidex on Tuesday, July 5 and Wednesday, July 6. It is important to take precautions to avoid suffering heat-related illnesses.

Witnesses Sought Following Shooting In Aurora

July 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the #1 District Criminal Investigations Bureau are appealing to witnesses to come forward following a shooting in the Town of Aurora. On Friday, July 1, 2016, shortly after 10 p.m., York Regional Police responded to a shooting a…

 
Pride of Canada Carousel Opens July 1st

Pride of Canada Carousel Opens July 1st

June 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Pride of Canada Carousel, a One-of-a-kind Rideable, Fine Art Merry-go-round, Opens to the Public for a First Spin on Canada Day, July 1, Noon - 5:00 pm The carousel, which will serve the community as both cultural anchor and meeting place, will …

 
 
 
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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