Posted on Thursday, May 26, 2022 10:22 AM
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) – 3 District Street Crime Unit has concluded a drug trafficking investigation in Burlington. Three male suspects were arrested as a result of the week-long investigation.
On May 25, 2022, a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) search warrant was executed at a residence in Burlington. Two suspects were arrested outside the residence in a parking lot while the third was arrested inside the premise.
Yahya Yusuf (31) of Burlington has...
Posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 12:11 PM
In early April of 2022, the Halton Regional Police Service responded to an emergency scam in progress at an address in Milton. This type of fraud, often referred to as the “grandparent scam”, has been an ongoing trend across Halton Region resulting in dozens of community members being victimized. The suspect was scheduled to attend this location in order to collect $12,000 cash from a victim for the alleged and fabricated bail of her nephew, a theme often used by fraudsters throughout the GTA. The...
Posted on Thursday, May 19, 2022 12:27 PM
On May 12, 2022, the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) responded to an address in the area of Ontario Street North and Woodward Avenue in Milton, for reports of a group of suspects stealing catalytic converters from multiple vehicles in a parking lot. The suspects were observed entering a vehicle and leaving the parking lot.
HRPS officers attended the area and located the suspect vehicle. Four occupants were arrested without incident. Investigators later obtained judicial authorization...
Posted on Thursday, May 19, 2022 11:18 AM
The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is pleased to announce it has been awarded funding to expand its Mobile Crisis Rapid Response Teams through the Ministry of the Solicitor General’s (the Ministry) Mobile Crisis Response Teams Enhancement Grant.
The HRPS is among 28 Police Services that have received grant funding through the Ministry to increase their existing capacity to respond to mental health crisis calls.
Through this funding, the HRPS is able to expand its Mobile Crisis Rapid Response...
Posted on Saturday, May 14, 2022 10:30 AM
The Missing Person Whitney LICHACZ has been located and is in good health.
Halton Regional Police Service would like to thank the public and the media for their assistance in this matter. We request that any published media be removed from any public facing distribution network.
UPDATED DESCRIPTION - Please note that Whitney Lichacz's hair is now described as brown / dark red and shoulder-length.
CORRECTION - Please note that Whitney Lichacz's age...