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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 …

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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…

 
2016 Markham-Unionville Terry Fox Run

2016 Markham-Unionville Terry Fox Run

September 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Terry Fox Run is a non-competitive event where people get together as individuals, families, and groups to raise money for cancer research in Terry's name. It is a day of celebrating Terry's legacy and helping to keep alive his dream of finding a…

SUSPECT SOUGHT IN RESIDENTIAL BREAK AND ENTER INVESTIGATION IN MARKHAM

SUSPECT SOUGHT IN RESIDENTIAL BREAK AND ENTER INVESTIGATION IN MARKHAM

September 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

York Regional Police is seeking public assistance in identifying a man that was captured on video surveillance trying to enter a home in the City of Markham. On Friday, August 19, 2016, between 12 a.m. and 5 a.m., a suspect committed entries into …

 
BE ALERT ON OUR ROADS AS STUDENTS HEAD BACK TO SCHOOL

BE ALERT ON OUR ROADS AS STUDENTS HEAD BACK TO SCHOOL

September 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

As students head back to school, York Regional Police are reminding motorists and pedestrians about the importance of following the rules of the road in school zones as part of Operation ABC (Always Be Careful). Operation ABC is a traffic initiati…

 
 
 
July 11th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Homicide Unit have arrested and charged a third suspect in connection with the homicide investigation after a shooting that took place in East Gwillimbury in March 2019.  On Wednesday, July 10, 2…
July 11th
York Regional Police with the assistance of the Toronto Police Service have located a 70-year-old man and his two grandsons aged two and four years old who were last seen in the Town of Newmarket.On Wednesday, July 10, 2019, shortly after 1:30 p.m., 70-ye…
July 10th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Crimes Bureau have arrested and charged a fourth man involved in the March 23, 2019, armed kidnapping of a 22-year-old man from Markham.On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, investigators arrested and charged Ky…
July 10th
 York Regional Police would like to remind citizens to be careful when speaking with strangers following recent jewelry distraction thefts in the City of Markham.In recent incidents, unknown suspects engaged victims in conversation and placed a neckl…
 Ontario News
July 16th
TORONTO - Seniors want to remain active and live independently in age-friendly communities that are open to their full participation. Yet many seniors face challenges that support their mental health and well-being. With an estimated seventeen to thirty p…
July 15th
TORONTO — Ontario's government is helping hardworking families save money with free admission to 16 Ontario attractions using the 2019 digital Fun Pass. This year, the government is making the Fun Pass available online for families' convenience.
July 15th
LONDON —The Ontario Government is working with employers to keep new and young workers safe by launching targeted inspections focused on the safety of summer students. The inspections follow months of outreach to businesses by the Ministry of La…
July 15th
TORONTO — Ontario is helping to protect women and children from violence by investing $12 million in Nellie’s, a Toronto-based shelter for women and children fleeing violence, so it can move to a larger, more modern site.
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