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Posted Friday, February 23, 2018

CRA ScamAs it is tax season, this Friday’s “Fraud Alert” is a reminder of various CRA scams people receive via telephone and email. The attached picture is an example of a fraudulent CRA email that was sent to a Guelph Police officer at work. The photo highlights certain aspects of the email (sender’s email address, introduction, suspicious URL links, etc.) that deem the email fraudulent.
The following are tips to help you identify a fraudulent message that...

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Posted Friday, February 23, 2018

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest
On February 22, 2018 at approximately 9:15am, while on routine patrol, Guelph police officers observed a male operating a vehicle that was known to them. This male is allegedly prohibited from driving. A traffic stop was conducted on Woolwich Street. As a result of the subsequent investigation, the driver was arrested on the power of an arrest warrant relevant to the charges of fail to re-attend court, fail to remain at the scene of an accident...

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Posted Thursday, February 22, 2018

Collision – Criminal Negligence Charge
On February 21, 2018 at 5:30pm, police were called to the intersection of Speedvale Avenue East and Eramosa Road, where there was a report of a collision. A vehicle had veered off the road and slammed into a hydro pole, causing significant damage. Investigation revealed that the single motor vehicle collision resulted from an altercation between the driver and passenger. It is alleged that the actions of passenger caused...

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Posted Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Break and Enter
On February 20, 2018 the Guelph Police went to a Maple Street residence to investigate a break and enter. The culprit(s) entered sometime overnight and stole cash and jewelry.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact Cst J. Ferringo at 519-824-1212 at extension #7363. Anonymous tips can be left at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.csgw.tips .
Calls for Service
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Posted Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Guelph Police attended to a variety of calls each week. Here are the total numbers for some of the calls we went on over the past week. From Tuesday, February 13 at midnight until Monday, February 19 at 11:59pm.
- 16 Break and Enters
-  8 Assault calls
- 12 Property Damage Calls
- 26 Alarm Calls
-  6 Fight Calls
- 24 Domestic disturbances
-  3 Public intoxication calls
- 17 Mental health calls
- 72 Suspicious person or vehicle...

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