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Festive R.I.D.E. results

November 24, 2015

Officers checked more than 1,000 vehicles during the first week of its annual Festive R.I.D.E. program. (Photo courtesy of DRPS) More than 1,000 vehicles were pulled over by [...]

Dollarama thief leaves empty-handed

November 24, 2015

A lone male was left running empty handed after he attempted to rob a Dollarama store in south Oshawa. On Nov. 17, at approximately 8:30 p.m., officers were called to the [...]

Man still missing after five months

November 24, 2015

Durham police are once again calling on the public’s assistance in locating Randall Vanheiningen, 55, who has not been seen since June 27. Randall Vanheiningen, 55, left [...]

Teen arrested over violent assault

November 18, 2015

Police have arrested a teenager and are seeking a second following a violent assault over the weekend. At approximately 9 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14, a 16-year-old male was in [...]

Police looking for shoplifting duo

November 17, 2015

Police are seeking to identify these two people they say shoplifted thousands of dollars worth of merchandise in two stores at the Oshawa Centre. Durham police are seeking [...]

Fast driving in north Oshawa

November 13, 2015

A Whitby teen was charged with stunt driving after getting caught more than 80 km/h over the speed limit in the north end of Oshawa. On Monday, Oct. 26, an officer in the [...]

Shooting threat closes Oshawa school

November 13, 2015

Following a post on social media threatening to “shoot up” his school, a 14-year-old male has been arrested. On Monday, Nov. 9 at approximately 9 a.m., police [...]

Police searching for repeat offender

November 12, 2015

Bradley Adrian, 48, is currently wanted on a Canada-wide warrant after violating his probation while serving a sentence for armed robbery and assaulting police. The Ontario [...]

Tax scams on the rise

November 12, 2015

Durham police say they are receiving more and more calls about a recent tax scam. Over a seven-hour period on Thursday, Nov. 5, police say the communications and 9-1-1 unit [...]
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