Police Info

COMMUNITY POLICING COMMITTEES AUCTION
The Community Policing Committees in the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police area and in partnership with the Huronia West OPP would like to invite all to the annual auction.
The date of this year’s auction is Saturday, August 19th, 2017 with viewing from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and the auction from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Our auction will once again be held in the side parking lot off of Access Road at the Huronia West OPP Detachment at 1000 River Road West in the Town of Wasaga Beach.
In this year’s auction we have 17 previously loved bicycles and 2 E-bikes, a Go Pro, Gas Weed Trimer, a dozen GPSs, a 20 gallon air compressor, a Rigrid Tool Package including drill and nail gun, a Hewlett Packer Ink Jet Printer with ink and a few pieces of jewelry.  
All proceeds will go our 3 Community Policing Committees to help them continue their good work in our communities.
Please attended and see what else we have for auction!

SINGLE MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION
On August 1, 2017 at approximately 4:40 p.m., members of the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, Clearview Fire Department and Simcoe County Paramedic Service responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a single motor vehicle that rolled.
An initial Police investigation revealed that a motor vehicle operated by a 16 year old male from Wasaga Beach was northbound on County Road #42 with 2 occupants and for a yet to be determined reason this motor vehicle left the roadway striking a ditch and rolling.
One of the passengers a 17 year old male from Wasaga Beach was transported to hospital with minor injuries.  The second passenger another 17 year old male from Wasaga Beach was transported to hospital with serious injuries.

PEDESTRIAN STRUCK
(SPRINGWATER TOWNSHIP, ON.) – On August 1, 2017 at approximately 4:45 p.m., members of the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, Springwater Fire Department and Simcoe County Paramedic Service responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian and motor vehicle in a parking lot at a plaza on Bayfield Street North.
An initial Police investigation revealed that a driver of a motor vehicle drove forward into a young male who was walking on the sidewalk.
This young male a 6 year old from Springwater Twp. was transported with life threatening injuries to a Hospital in Toronto, Ontario.
Charged with “Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle Causing Bodily Harm” is a 16 year old male from Springwater Twp.  First appearance is September 7, 2017 at the Court of Justice in Collingwood, Ontario.
The investigation into this collision is ongoing.

ARSON   The members of the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking the public for their assistance in solving this crime. Sometime prior to 7:00 p.m. on August 02, 2017, unknown person or persons attended an abandon barn on Klondike Road and set it on fire.

LOCK IT OR LOSE IT
“Theft From Unlocked Motor Vehicles”
(WASAGA BEACH, ON.) – The members of the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking the public for their assistance in solving these crimes.
Sometime between the late evening hours of August 2 and the early morning hours of August 3, 2017, unknown person or persons entered an unlocked motor vehicle parked at a residence on Riverside Crescent and stole a computer, camera, credit cards and cash and also during that time period again unknown person or persons entered another unlocked motor vehicle this time parked at a residence on Robertson Street and stole cash.
Sometime between the late evening hours of August 3 and the early morning hours of August 4, 2017, unknown person or persons entered an unlocked motor vehicle parked at a residence on River Road East and stole a Playstation 2 and cash.
If you have any information in regards to these crimes, please contact the Huronia West O.P.P. at (705) 429-3575 or Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477) or submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com if you have any information on this crime or others.
Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, you will remain anonymous.  Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.00.
For safety and crime prevention tips, please visit our website at www.opp.ca.
Members of the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are committed to public safety, delivering proactive and innovative policing in partnership with our communities. Officers value your contribution to building safe communities.