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Posted Friday, September 22, 2017

As University of Guelph alumni return to the city to reunite with former classmates and cheer on the Gryphons’ football team this weekend, Guelph prepares for this year’s homecoming celebrations. The University of Guelph, Guelph Police Service and the City of Guelph are using several strategies in the hopes of reducing alcohol-related offences, noise complaints, littering, public urination and other nuisances including:
• Increased University of Guelph communication...

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Posted Friday, September 22, 2017

Over the course of a 24 hour period there were a number of stolen vehicle investigations that police were involved in.
On September 21 st , 2017 at 12:20pm police located a stolen Black Ford Focus travelling on Willow Road. Officers were able to identify the driver before attempting to stop the vehicle. Police lost sight of the vehicle in the Willow and Applewood area.
At 12:40pm the vehicle was located unoccupied in a parking lot on Willow Road. The Guelph Police Canine...

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Posted Thursday, September 21, 2017

Project Safe Semester is a collaboration involving the City of Guelph, Guelph Police Service, Guelph By-Law Enforcement, Guelph Fire Department, Downtown Guelph Business Association, Alcohol and Gaming Commission Of Ontario-Investigation and Enforcement Bureau, Guelph Transit, Public Works, Downtown Guelph Business Association  various other City Departments, Guelph-Wellington Emergency Services, Central Students Association and the University of Guelph.  These stakeholders...
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Posted Thursday, September 21, 2017

Fraud arrest
In October of 2015, a Guelph business contacted the GPS Fraud Unit concerning an internal fraud/theft.  They alleged that a manager of the business had been pocketing sales from sales transactions and altering business records to conceal his activities.  An investigation was ongoing from that date and the company alleges that their employee had defrauded them of revenue and inventory worth over $380,000.  Guelph Police fraud officers conducted...

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Posted Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Shortly after 8am on September 19 th , a school- age girl was walking to school in the area of Pinch Park when she saw a male running towards her. She began running away and the male, who she did not know, appeared to chase after her. When she reached the safety of nearby St. Ignatius school, the male stopped running and walked back the way that he came. Police checked the area and were not able to locate the male in question.
The male is described as approximately 50 years...

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