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'Unkempt' man wanted in robbery of convenience store in East Gwillimbury

'Unkempt' man wanted in robbery of convenience store in East Gwillimbury

The suspect fled with cigarettes, cash after brandishing a shiny object at about 3:20 a.m. Nov. 26
Markham woman missing after leaving church on Sunday

Markham woman missing after leaving church on Sunday

The 77-year-old woman is described as vulnerable
Don’t be duped by the 12 scams of holiday season: OPP, Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

Don’t be duped by the 12 scams of holiday season: OPP, Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

The spirit of the holidays is a time of giving for most but, for scammers, it is a time of taking
Attempted murder charges following overnight stabbing in Vaughan

Attempted murder charges following overnight stabbing in Vaughan

Pair face attempted murder charges
New method being used to steal high-end vehicles in York Region

New method being used to steal high-end vehicles in York Region

Since September 2021, officers have investigated five incidents where suspects have placed small tracking devices on high-end vehicles so they can later locate and steal them
Armed robbery attempt at Georgina payday loan store last night

Armed robbery attempt at Georgina payday loan store last night

Suspect was armed with a gun, police say
Suspect caught on camera breaking into Aurora vehicles in October

Suspect caught on camera breaking into Aurora vehicles in October

The suspect had an accomplice in the overnight thefts
One man arrested twice over the the weekend for breaking into vehicles in Georgina

One man arrested twice over the the weekend for breaking into vehicles in Georgina

YRP said there could be more victims out there and provided advice for protecting your vehicle from theft
20-year-old man charged in connection with sexual assaults in Vaughan

20-year-old man charged in connection with sexual assaults in Vaughan

Police say the accused masturbated in front of the victim on the subway
YRP running enhanced RIDE program to catch impaired drivers this holiday season

YRP running enhanced RIDE program to catch impaired drivers this holiday season

Police will have more patrols out day and night from now and until the new year