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172 people arrested in Vaughan retail theft investigation

172 people arrested in Vaughan retail theft investigation

$150,000 in stolen merchandise recovered, 358 charges laid as part of a York Regional Police collaboration with Vaughan Mills, Retail Council of Canada
Vehicle stolen in York Region stopped with spike belt near Napanee

Vehicle stolen in York Region stopped with spike belt near Napanee

OPP officers spotted the vehicle on Highway 401 after it was reported stolen by York Regional Police; Ottawa man arrested
'Massive' theft ring bust yields dozens of charges

'Massive' theft ring bust yields dozens of charges

Barrie police says an organized group from Mississauga is believed to be linked to a multitude of ongoing investigations of similar thefts throughout Ontario, eastern Canada
Teen charged, 3 sought in armed carjacking in Richmond Hill

Teen charged, 3 sought in armed carjacking in Richmond Hill

Vehicle was later found in Toronto with one suspect inside
3 brothers arrested, firearms, drugs seized in Newmarket, Richmond Hill

3 brothers arrested, firearms, drugs seized in Newmarket, Richmond Hill

Following a traffic stop in Newmarket, search warrants in Newmarket and Richmond Hill resulted in the seizure of multiple guns, suspected drugs worth $60,000
Former King City secondary teacher resigns amid child porn charges

Former King City secondary teacher resigns amid child porn charges

Just prior to a disciplinary hearing with the Ontario College of Teachers, Robert Aurich has undertaken not to teach again in any public or private school in Ontario
Suspect in Elnaz Hajtamiri abduction now Canada's 11th most wanted

Suspect in Elnaz Hajtamiri abduction now Canada's 11th most wanted

Police continue to search for Deshawn Davis who is wanted for his suspected involvement in the Wasaga Beach abduction of the Richmond Hill woman
Suspect arrested in armed robbery at Richmond Hill currency exchange

Suspect arrested in armed robbery at Richmond Hill currency exchange

Man from Ajax arrested, police continue to look for two other suspects in the robbery in which an employee was assaulted last month
Keswick driver faces impaired charges in Highway 7 traffic stop

Keswick driver faces impaired charges in Highway 7 traffic stop

After a vehicle was pulled over for a Highway Traffic Act offence, Kawartha Lakes OPP say the odour of alcohol was present in the vehicle
Vaughan trucking firm, driver charged when OPP spot insecure load

Vaughan trucking firm, driver charged when OPP spot insecure load

21-year-old Markham driver, and Vaughan company charged after police conduct a traffic stop and inspection on Highway 6 in South Bruce Peninsula