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Posted Friday, February 17, 2017

Just before 5am on February 16th, police responded with an ambulance crew to a residence on Wilsonview Avenue for a male that had received Naloxone after overdosing in the home. After being revived by the Naloxone, the man ran off before he could receive important follow-up medical attention. Naloxone only temporarily blocks the effects of opioid drugs and additional treatment is urgently needed to ensure someones well-being.
When police arrived and began trying to locate...

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Posted Thursday, February 16, 2017

Guelph Police Service Media Release February 16 th , 2017
Search Warrant Executed
On February 15, 2017 members of the High Enforcement Action Team (HEAT) executed a Criminal Code search warrant at a residence on Dawson Road.  Information was provided by community members and observations were made by the Police in obtaining the search warrant.
As a result three individuals were arrested for possession of stolen property involving bicycles, bicycle parts,...

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Posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Over the dinner hour on February 14 th , staff of a Silvercreek Parkway restaurant attempted to speak to a man who had come in, sat at a corner table, began smoking and made no effort to order any food. The man then began yelling at staff and when he got up to leave, he kicked out one the restaurant’s windows. Police were unable to locate the man when they arrived, but were able to identify him from previous dealings with him over the course of the day.
Just after 2am...

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Posted Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The Guelph Police Service is commencing an internal review of our sexual assault incidents as a response to recent Globe and Mail articles.  Like many of our policing partners across Canada, we recognize we need to review our practices in relation to these incidents based on the concerns which were raised.  We must ensure that victims are not only treated with dignity and compassion, but also that their complaints are fully investigated with a conclusion based on the...
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Posted Tuesday, February 14, 2017

On February 13 th , 2017 at approximately 11pm, a male and female were visiting downtown Guelph from Brampton. They were approached by two males and asked for a cigarette. The victim did not have a cigarette and told them so. The two males then demanded money and fought with the victim. The victim was stabbed in the chest and suffered a fractured knee from the altercation. The victim attended Guelph General Hospital for treatment of his injuries and was later discharged. The injuries...
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