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Posted On Saturday, April 17, 2021

On April 16, 2021, the Government of Ontario announced new restrictions, including a two-week extension of the current province-wide shutdown, in order to curb the concerning transmission rates of COVID-19. The Stay-at-Home order requires everyone to remain home except for essential travel such as grocery and pharmacy needs, health care services, outdoor exercise, and work.
The Government of Ontario also announced enhanced enforcement measures for provincial offences officers,...

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Posted On Saturday, April 17, 2021

The Halton Regional Police Service is investigating an armed robbery which occurred on Friday April 16th, 2021 at approximately 5:00 pm , at the Holly Pharmacy situated at 611 Holly Ave, Milton.
Three suspects entered the pharmacy, two suspects brandished knives and demanded narcotics. The suspects stole a quantity of pharmaceutical narcotics and cash from the safe and fled the area in a dark grey Ford Explorer.
Suspect descriptions:
Suspect 1: Male/Black, thin build...

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Posted On Friday, April 16, 2021

On April 11, 2021, just before 12:30 am, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of the QEW and Third Line in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Joshua Ellis (33) of Oakville was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.
On April 12, 2021, just before 11:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Bronte Road and West Oak Trails Boulevard in...

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Posted On Tuesday, April 13, 2021

***UPDATE***
The Halton Regional Police Service is happy to advise that Elizabeth has been located in good health.
We request that all media outlets remove any photo(s) of the person involved.

ORIGINAL RELEASE:
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is seeking public assistance in locating a missing person in the Town of Oakville.

Elizabeth NOEL (20 years) was last seen on April 11 th 2021 in the area of Upper Middle Road and Sixth Line in the...

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Posted On Monday, April 12, 2021

Crime Stoppers of Halton, in collaboration with the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) and the Halton Police Board, are bringing awareness of opioid/fentanyl drug trafficking within the Halton region, with an enforcement campaign.
From April 1, 2021 to June 1, 2021, Crime Stoppers of Halton will take anonymous tips about opioid/fentanyl drug traffickers operating in Halton. If an arrest is made of a trafficker from your tip, you will be guaranteed the maximum $2000 reward.
In...

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