Press Release

/Press Release

SHELBURNE POLAR PLUNGE FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS – FEBRUARY 19TH – PLUNGERS WANTED

Are you brrr-ave enough? Polar Plunge season is upon us and this your chance to show us how “cool” you really are. Register, fundraise, and take the plunge in support of Special Olympics! As part of the annual Shelburne Police Torch Run for Special Olympics, Constable Jeff McLean has decided to take the fund raising [...]

SHELBURNE POLAR PLUNGE FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS – FEBRUARY 19TH – PLUNGERS WANTED 2018-01-10T15:10:27+00:00

Winter Driving Safety Tips

Winter has us firmly in its grip and the Shelburne Police Service would like to take this opportunity to share some tips for safe winter driving. We understand that driving in the winter can be stressful, but a few small steps can hopefully keep you safe and collision free. If road conditions are dangerous, consider [...]

Winter Driving Safety Tips 2018-01-10T15:05:26+00:00

Tiny Township Woman Charged with Impaired Driving

On Wednesday December 27, 2017 at 2:22 pm a Shelburne police officer had their attention drawn to the driver of a vehicle who was exhibiting suspicious driving behaviour. The officer conducted a traffic stop which led to a roadside test for alcohol being administered on the female driver, which she failed. Subsequent tests done at [...]

Tiny Township Woman Charged with Impaired Driving 2018-01-05T06:32:59+00:00

OVER $2600 CASH AND OVER 2KG MARIJUANA SEIZED AT R.I.D.E. IN SHELBURNE

Around 1:30 am this morning (Saturday December 23rd 2017) during a R.I.D.E. program conducted by Shelburne Police, a black Audi entered the spot check. This vehicle and the driver (the only occupant) quickly caught an officer’s attention when evidence of drug possession was noted. A roadside investigation was initiated resulting in the driver arrested for [...]

OVER $2600 CASH AND OVER 2KG MARIJUANA SEIZED AT R.I.D.E. IN SHELBURNE 2017-12-23T09:38:33+00:00

Shelburne Woman Charged with Over 80

Shortly before 1am this morning (Friday December 22nd 2017), as part of a R.I.D.E. program, Shelburne Police officers stopped a vehicle to check for sobriety on Col. Philips Drive. The driver of this vehicle provided a roadside breath sample which she failed. The driver was arrested for Operation of a Motor Vehicle with Over 80mgs [...]

Shelburne Woman Charged with Over 80 2017-12-23T03:12:04+00:00

Shelburne Police Thanks Community and Businesses For Successful ‘Stuff the Cruiser’

Shelburne Police extends a thank-you to the community and all the businesses that contributed to another successful “stuff-a-cruiser’ campaign in December. On Saturday December 9th and 16th officers from Shelburne Police were set up at Foodland, Giant Tiger and No Frills to collect food, toys and cash donations which were distributed to Dufferin Child and [...]

Shelburne Police Thanks Community and Businesses For Successful ‘Stuff the Cruiser’ 2017-12-23T03:09:42+00:00

Man Driving With Toddler Charged With Impaired

Yesterday afternoon (Wednesday December 13th) concerned citizens called 9-1-1 when they suspected a man driving while intoxicated. Shelburne Police officers located the vehicle and driver in question, driving on Owen Sound Street. Police stopped the vehicle and launched an investigation. Officers not only suspected the driver of driving while under the influence of alcohol, but [...]

Man Driving With Toddler Charged With Impaired 2017-12-14T22:27:40+00:00

Two Charged in Prescription Fraud Investigation

On December 5th 2017, a local pharmacy contacted police expressing concerns over fraudulent prescriptions for Methadone. Shelburne Police launched an investigation which revealed allegations that a man and a woman have been obtaining methadone through fraudulent prescriptions for several months. On Tuesday December 12th, the two suspects: 31 year old Megan Brinton, and 34 year [...]

Two Charged in Prescription Fraud Investigation 2017-12-14T22:24:18+00:00

Shelburne Police Carrying Life Saving Naloxone

In response to the growing opioid crisis in Ontario the officers of the Shelburne Police Service are now equipped with Naloxone nasal spray. Police officers are facing an increased occupational risk through accidental absorption through the skin or inhalation while responding to situations involving opioids. In response to this risk all Shelburne Police Service officers [...]

Shelburne Police Carrying Life Saving Naloxone 2017-12-06T22:47:34+00:00

Stuff a Cruiser Food and Toy Drive

The Shelburne Police Service is hosting its annual “Stuff-a Cruiser Toy and Food Drive” on Saturday December 9th and Saturday December 16th.. The event has had overwhelming response from the community over the past years.  The items collected are donated to the Salvation Army and Dufferin Child and Family Services. The members of Shelburne Police [...]

Stuff a Cruiser Food and Toy Drive 2017-12-05T16:53:07+00:00