Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023 03:48 PM
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has made an arrest and laid multiple charges in connection to a series of hate-motivated offences in Oakville.
Over the past several months, the 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau has been investigating a series of anti-2SLGBTQI+ messages and slurs spray painted onto buildings, and imagery such as swastikas carved into windows and mirrors.
The locations where this damage occurred includes two churches, a public library, a public school, and a local...
Posted on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 11:25 AM
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has made an arrest and laid charges in relation to a sexual assault investigation involving a fitness trainer in Georgetown.
On October 16, 2023, Jeffrey Babister (53) of Milton was arrested. He has been charged with one count of Sexual Assault and one count of Sexual Interference.
The offences took place at the Fitness Cave Fitness Studio in Georgetown where the accused works as a trainer. Investigators believe there may be additional victims and are...
Posted on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 11:04 AM
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is issuing a warning to residents about a home repair fraud operating in the region.
The fraud involves contractors travelling door-to-door selling services that are unsolicited by a consumer. These services include but are not limited to chimney repair, general masonry work, step and driveway repairs and general debris cleaning or roof repairs and waterproofing.
The suspect may provide a quote with prices lower than market value and once a deal is...
Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2023 10:22 AM
Assault Investigation in Oakville
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has laid a pair of charges against a member of the Oakville Fire Department after an on-duty incident involving Halton EMS staff.
In the early morning hours of October 8, 2023, Halton EMS staff responded to a call at a hotel room in Oakville. Halton EMS also requested assistance from the Oakville Fire Department.
At some point, an altercation took place between a member of the Oakville Fire Department and two Halton EMS...
Posted on Friday, October 06, 2023 12:05 PM
Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is pleased to share the results of the 22nd Annual Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) Enforcement Blitz, held at Woodbine Mohawk Park in Milton on October 3 and 4.
The purpose of the CMV Enforcement Blitz is to conduct proactive enforcement and ensure compliance with legislation pertaining to mechanical fitness, weights, load security, safety and licencing.
With the help of neighbouring police services and agencies, officers inspected 475 commercial motor vehicles...