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Sgt. David Kerr Retires after 32 years with Shelburne Police

On Thursday September 7th a retirement party was held for Sgt. David Kerr of the Shelburne Police Service.  His last day was June 30th 2017, which marked approximately 32 ½ years of policing. The evening was well attended with Kerr’s co-workers from Shelburne Police past and present, colleagues from other local emergency services, police service [...]

Sgt. David Kerr Retires after 32 years with Shelburne Police 2017-09-12T06:48:25+00:00

Back To School Road Safety Is Everyone’s Responsibility

The youth in our community are returning to school next week.  This means school busses will be sharing our roads during heavy traffic hours, more children will be walking or cycling along roads and crossing roads, and school drop off zones will be packed with parents doing pick-ups and drop offs. The safety of these [...]

Back To School Road Safety Is Everyone’s Responsibility 2017-09-07T07:19:24+00:00

Almost $20,000.00 Raised At Law Enforcement Torch Run For Special Olympics Hosted By Shelburne Police

This was the sixth year in a row that Shelburne Police Service hosted a leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Ontario.  The 4 km community run took place on May 30th, but the final tally of the funds raised was just finalized in the past few days. This year Constable Jeff [...]

Almost $20,000.00 Raised At Law Enforcement Torch Run For Special Olympics Hosted By Shelburne Police 2017-08-19T10:50:56+00:00

Violent Crime Down 16.2% in Shelburne in 2016: Statistics Canada

Violent crime in the Shelburne was down 16.2 % in 2016 from 2015, according Statistics Canada. The government agency released its annual national reported crime statistics report on July 24th.  The report which contained the Crime Severity index (CSI) and Weighted Clearance Rate values was mostly good news for the Shelburne Police Service. According to [...]

Violent Crime Down 16.2% in Shelburne in 2016: Statistics Canada 2017-08-09T17:07:09+00:00

Busy August Long Weekend for Shelburne Police

Summer long weekends bring very high volumes of traffic through the Town of Shelburne. Shelburne Police officers were out on the roadways enforcing the Highway Traffic Act to encourage safe driving habits. In total, Shelburne Police laid 101 Highway Traffic Act, Liquor Licence Act, Compulsary Automobile Insurance Act, Criminal Code, and Controlled Drug and Substance [...]

Busy August Long Weekend for Shelburne Police 2017-08-09T17:04:56+00:00

Shelburne Police Thanks Citizens For Immediate And Effective Response To Missing Child

On Monday August 7th, Shelburne Police responded to a call for a missing four year old child in the late afternoon.  The child had been missing for about 10 minutes by the time police were called.  Shelburne Police responded immediately to gather more information and search for the young boy. “I was truly impressed by [...]

Shelburne Police Thanks Citizens For Immediate And Effective Response To Missing Child 2017-08-08T18:35:57+00:00

Four Charged With Drug Possession In Two R.I.D.E Programs In Shelburne Over Long Weekend

Shelburne Police is very active with R.I.D.E. programs this summer.  In the past few days, four men were charged with drug possession as a result of these spot checks. The first incident was on Friday August 4 shortly after midnight.  A vehicle with a single occupant that entered the R.I.D.E. spot check caught the officers [...]

Four Charged With Drug Possession In Two R.I.D.E Programs In Shelburne Over Long Weekend 2017-08-08T18:34:43+00:00

DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR CHILDREN ARE AFTER MIDNIGHT? ONTARIO HAS A CURFEW FOR THOSE UNDER AGE 16

Some questions Shelburne Police would like all parents to ask themselves, “Do you know where your under 16 children are after midnight? Are they in bed?  Are they at a friend’s house? Are they wandering the streets with their friends?” Ontario has a law imposing a curfew from midnight to 6am for all children under [...]

DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR CHILDREN ARE AFTER MIDNIGHT? ONTARIO HAS A CURFEW FOR THOSE UNDER AGE 16 2017-08-07T11:33:44+00:00

Shelburne Police Charge Scarborough Man with Impaired and Over 80

On the evening of Tuesday August 1st, Shelburne Police officers responded to a call from a citizen expressing concern about a driver at a gas station being impaired. Officers located the vehicle in question in a plaza parking lot a few minutes later and conducted an investigation.  The driver of the black sedan failed a [...]

Shelburne Police Charge Scarborough Man with Impaired and Over 80 2017-08-02T10:36:48+00:00

Shelburne Police Seize Drugs at R.I.D.E. Program

Shelburne Police were conducting a R.I.D.E. program during the early hours of Thursday July 27th. Shortly after 1am a vehicle entered the check stop. This vehicle and its driver caught the attention of one of the police officers resulting in a roadside investigation. As a result of this investigation, over 80 grams of marijuana was [...]

Shelburne Police Seize Drugs at R.I.D.E. Program 2017-07-31T13:36:08+00:00