The Rap Sheet

Tuesday September 12


Barrie Police Service are currently looking to identify two males after a theft in a north end business. On Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at 4:10pm two males entered Staples, located at 561 Bayfield Street in the City of Barrie, and proceeded directly to the cell phone area. The males split, both circling around stalling suspiciously near the cell phones, one time even causing the alarm attached to sound.  The first suspect left the store and proceeded southbound on Bayfield Street on foot.  The second suspect grabbed a black Samsung Galaxy A5 display, setting off the alarm and fled on foot from the store.  He was last seen leaving the parking lot in a grey Toyota RAV4 with a missing spare tire on the rear.

Suspect #1:

  • Male, white
  • Brown hair
  • Wearing aviator style sunglasses, a green army jacket and blue jeans

Suspect #2:

  • Male, white
  • Crew cut hair
  • Wearing a purple sweater with yellow writing “EVERY DAY IM HUSTLIN”

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC C Conroy of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2795 or email at Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at


On Tuesday, September 12, 2017, around 5:00 a.m., South Simcoe Police officers were patrolling a neighbourhood park in Bradford, after numerous citizen complaints. As they pulled in, they observed a vehicle driving in the parking lot. While speaking with the three occupants of the vehicle, an officer noted the smell of alcohol on the driver’s breath. After a roadside screening device test resulted in a FAIL, the driver was taken to the station for further testing. During a search, a number of small denomination bills were located on the suspect, and a quantity of cocaine was found in the vehicle. A 20-year-old Bradford man was charged with Impaired Driving, Drive Over 80 Milligrams, Possession of Cocaine and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking-Cocaine. His driver’s licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded.

South Simcoe Police Service officers are investigating, after a graffiti incident at a Bradford school. On Monday, September 11, 2017, officers were called to St. Jean de Brebeuf Catholic Elementary School after graffiti was found. Over the weekend, black spray paint was used to paint obscenities on a wall and the playground pavement.


Members of the Southern Georgian Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently investigating the theft of truck tailgates and are asking for the public’s help in solving these crimes. The thefts took place sometime between September 8 at 4:30 p.m. and September 11, 2017 at 5:30 a.m.  A 2011 Dodge Ram was parked at a residence on Bourgeois Beach Road and a 2008 Dodge Ram at a residential construction site on Bourgeois Beach Road Tay Township, Ontario. The suspect(s) also stole a tool belt, work radio, benches and stilts from the flat bed of one of the trucks. Anyone with information can contact the Southern Georgian Bay OPP at 705-526-3761. If you have information about suspected unlawful activity and wish to remain anonymous, please visit Crime Stoppers at: or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).