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Local Citizen Stops An Impaired Driver

On Saturday, August 11, 2018 at  5:09 pm, members from  Caledon OPP responded to a report of a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 50 just south of Highway 9.   Police arrived on scene and spoke to a local citizen

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Driver Stopped For Travelling 75 km/hr. Over the Speed Limit

On Saturday, August 11, 2018 at  11:15 pm, an officer from  Caledon OPP was on patrol along Highway 50 near Bolton Heights Road when he observed a motor vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed above the posted speed limit.

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Police Clear Rumours Of Alleged Luring Incident

Orangeville Police have concluded their investigation into an alleged luring incident on Saturday, August 4th at a Century Drive sports field. On Sunday, August 5th, Orangeville Police received a report that two teen aged girls had walked a 5-year-old girl

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UGDSB To Host All Trustee Candidates’ Events

The Upper Grand District School Board is pleased to offer all UGDSB school board trustee candidates in Wellington and Dufferin counties an opportunity to engage and interact with their constituents. The goal of these events will allow the public to

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Wellington County Museum Celebrates “Wightman – The First 110 Years”

In celebration of Wightman’s 110th anniversary, the Wellington County Museum and Archives’ newest exhibit ‘Wightman – The First 110 Years’ tells the story of the Wightman family, their business and their impact throughout Wellington County communities. “This exhibit tells a remarkable family story

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Police Dispose of Explosives in Orangeville Gravel Pit

Orangeville Police carefully disposed of six sticks of dynamite after a resident surrendered them along with two firearms Monday. On August 13, 2018, a resident came to the Orangeville Police Service headquarters, located at 390 C Line, to turn in

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Six People Die On OPP Patrolled Roads During August Long Weekend

ORILLIA, ON – OPP dealt with a tragic Civic Day Long Weekend with two children among the six people who died on OPP-patrolled roads.   The weekend marked the highest number of fatal road incidents since the 2011 August long weekend.  

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OPP Investigate Vehicle Fire – Identity Of The Deceased Confirmed

CALEDON, ON – Officers from the Caledon Detachment of the OPP with the assistance of the Caledon OPP Major Crime Unit are investigating a vehicle fire which took place on August 5, 2018 in the Town of Caledon.   At approximately

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Federal Funding Announced For Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Plan In Orangeville

The Town of Orangeville will receive $46,400 to develop a Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Plan through the Green Municipal Fund. The announcement, made by the Ministry of Infrastructure and Communities and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM), is part of 159

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Collision On Highway 10 – Southbound Lanes Re-Opened

On Monday, August 6, 2018 at 10:19 a.m., officers from Caledon OPP responded to a collision on Highway 10 between Charleston Sideroad and Olde Base Line Road. The collision involved a passenger vehicle travelling northbound and a tractor trailer travelling

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OPP Investigate Fatal Vehicle Fire

Officers from the Dufferin OPP with assistance of Nottawasaga OPP Crime Unit members are investigating ‎the discovery of a vehicle fire that resulted in the death of a male. The vehicle was found on August 2, 2018 in an area

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Caledon Man Charged With Impaired Trying To Launch A Boat

Bruce Peninsula OPP were called on August 5 at 8:02 p.m. to Lions Head Marina for a possible impaired male driving a boat. At the marina, police spotted a male operating a vehicle at the boat ramp. The male was

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Caledon OPP Investigate Vehicle Fire

Officers from Caledon OPP with the assistance of the Caledon OPP Crime Unit are investigating a vehicle fire which took place in the Town of Caledon. At  3:45 a.m. on August 5, 2018, Caledon Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle fire

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Caledon OPP Investigating A Homicide Police Requesting Assistance From The Public

On Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at  9:45 a.m., officers from  Caledon OPP responded to a sudden death.   Upon arrival, officers located a deceased male at a residential property located on Humber Station Road. Members with the Caledon OPP Major

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Couple Enters House While Owners Completing Yard Work

The Orangeville Police Service is investigating a Break and Enter incident that took place at a Church Street residence Sunday afternoon. On Sunday, July 29, 2018 at  1:45 pm, the complainant and her husband were in the back yard of

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