- Category: Media Releases
Theft Over $5000
(Innisfil, ON) On Friday, January 12, 2018, South Simcoe Police responded to The Roadshow Antique Mall, located in the Town of Innisfil for a report of a theft. Earlier that morning a man and a woman entered the store to purchase some jewellery. They attended at the cash to pay for some items but then distract the sales staff and leave the store without paying for a substantial amount of jewellery. The entire transaction was caught on camera.
The male suspect is described as: male, white, 5'9", heavy set, clean shaven, in his late 40's wearing a black coat, tan pants and a black flat cap.
The female suspect is described as: female, white, 5'2", heavy set.
Anyone with information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
3 Day Licence Suspension
(Innisfil, ON) On Saturday, January 13, 2018 around 2:00 p.m., an officer from the South Simcoe Police Traffic & Marine Unit was out on general patrol in the Town of Innisfil, when he spotted a driver using her cell phone while driving. The officer conducted a traffic stop and while speaking to the driver, he noted a smell of alcohol coming from the driver's breath. A roadside screening device was conducted resulting in the WARN range. Her licence was suspended for 3 days. The driver was also charged with two Highway Traffic Act offences.
(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police received a call from a concerned citizen around 1:00 a.m. Sunday morning about a possible impaired driver. A description of the man and the vehicle he was driving was provided, leading the officer to locate the vehicle at the corner of Northgate Drive and Parkside Court in the Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury with the driver behind the wheel. While the officer was speaking to the male driver, a strong smell of alcohol was detected and signs of impairment.
A 34 year old Toronto man was charged with Impaired Driving and Drive Over 80mgs. His driver's licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days. He will appear in court later this month to answer to his charges.
Theft Under $5000
(Innisfil, ON) On Saturday, January 13, 2018, around 6:30 p.m., South Simcoe Police responded to an Innisfil pharmacy for a report of a theft that occurred on Thursday, January 11, 2018. Two males entered the store around 3:50 p.m.. An employee sees one male filling a basket with a number of items and the other taking razors from the shelf and placing them into his coat. The two males were seen leaving the store together, a short time later, making no attempt to pay for the items.
(Bradford, ON) On Sunday, January 14, near the lunch hour, a South Simcoe Police Service constable was patrolling Bradford. He checked the licence plate on a passing vehicle and learned that the owner of the car was suspended. The officer stopped the car and identified the driver. A 59 year old Bradford man was charged with Drive Under Suspension. He was given a court date in February.