(Innisfil, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers are appealing for the public’s help to identify the suspect(s) responsible for a vandalism incident in Innisfil.

On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, around 11:30 a.m., police were called to Nantyr Shores Secondary School on Anna Maria Avenue after it was discovered that a school sign was defaced with racist graffiti. Officers would like to hear from witnesses or anyone in the area with security camera footage that can assist the investigation.

Speeding/Fail to Stop for Police 

(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers have charged a 43-year-old Barrie woman with Speeding and Fail to Stop after a pursuit in Bradford.

On Monday, July 15, 2019 around 5:15 p.m., an officer conducting radar on Sideroad 5 near Line 11 observed a northbound vehicle travelling in excess of 30 kilometres of the posted speed limit. After stopping the vehicle, the driver stepped out into a live lane of traffic creating a hazard for both the driver and the officer. The officer ordered the driver back into her vehicle. The woman then drove off after a passing Ontario Provincial Police cruiser stopped at the scene. The South Simcoe Police Service officer immediately followed the suspect vehicle and attempted to pull it over for a second time. The OPP unit joined the pursuit and the suspect vehicle eventually stopped. A 43-year-old Barrie woman was charged with Speeding and Fail to Stop on Right for Emergency Vehicle. No one was injured during the incident.

On Monday, July 15, 2019, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 94 calls for service.