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Two victims assaulted in violent attempted carjacking in Markham

Two victims assaulted in violent attempted carjacking in Markham

One of the 3 suspects pointed a gun at the passenger who ran to the road to escape, police say
21-year-old Vaughan man dies in Highway 7 single-vehicle collision

21-year-old Vaughan man dies in Highway 7 single-vehicle collision

York Regional Police is seeking witnesses, dashcam footage of the Saturday night collision
<b>UPDATE:</b> Newmarket man missing since Friday

UPDATE: Newmarket man missing since Friday

The man, who is new to the area, was last seen near Main and Botsford
Aurora father-son duo arrested for social media marketplace scams, robbery

Aurora father-son duo arrested for social media marketplace scams, robbery

Police said counterfeit cash was used in marketplace deals and one victim was robbed of a high-end watch
'You want to make sure those are shredded': Protect your personal info from dumpster divers

'You want to make sure those are shredded': Protect your personal info from dumpster divers

A situation witnessed by one Newmarket resident has served as a reminder to make sure you're recycling securely
Driver wanted for mischief after backing truck into Newmarket business <b>(VIDEO)</b>

Driver wanted for mischief after backing truck into Newmarket business (VIDEO)

Suspect drove away in his pickup truck after surveying the damage to a door, in Crime Stoppers of York Region's crime of the week
Speeding-related deaths hit 10-year high in 2021: OPP

Speeding-related deaths hit 10-year high in 2021: OPP

Data also show 46% decrease in alcohol/drug-related deaths on OPP-patrolled roads
Racist graffiti investigation closes, as 2 Georgina children confess responsibility

Racist graffiti investigation closes, as 2 Georgina children confess responsibility

Due to their ages, one child received a warning, while the second has been referred to a Youth Criminal Justice Act program, York Regional Police say
Anti-Black, 'offensive' graffiti found in Georgina park

Anti-Black, 'offensive' graffiti found in Georgina park

Keswick park dedicated to constable who died in the line of duty was vandalized this morning, York Regional Police say
2 men charged after armed carjacking at Markham gas station

2 men charged after armed carjacking at Markham gas station

The suspects were arrested while attempting to carjack another vehicle in Richmond Hill Sunday, York Regional Police say