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Posted Thursday, March 23, 2017

In February of 2017, members of the Guelph Police Service Drug Unit entered into an investigation surrounding the trafficking of crack cocaine in the city of Guelph.   Surveillance was conducted and a male was observed bringing drugs into Guelph and meeting several known drug users.  A search warrant was sought for a Woolwich Street residence and was executed on March 22 nd 2017.   Four people were arrested and police seized crack cocaine, marihuana,...
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Posted Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Shortly after 6pm on March 21 st , police were called to the intersection of Woodlawn Road and Edinburgh Road after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. Police arrived to investigate and learned that a 2008 Subaru station wagon travelling eastbound on Woodlawn had gone through the red light there and struck a 65 year old female who was crossing the street southbound. She suffered an injury to her leg and was taken to the hospital to receive treatment.
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Posted Tuesday, March 21, 2017

March 21, 2017 Media Release
Shoplifter assaults security staff Just before 7pm on March 20 th , security staff at the Stone Road Mall approached a male that had been previously banned from property. The male came to the attention of staff when he took merchandise from a store in the mall and left without paying. When security staff approached the male to apprehend him, he assaulted one of the security officers. The security officer received minor injury from the...

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Posted Monday, March 20, 2017

The Guelph Police Service, along with the University of Guelph, Guelph By-law Officers and all members of the Town and Gown committee, worked together proactively to ensure that all had a safe and enjoyable St. Paddy’s Day. By the numbers,  police responded to 23 noise complaints,  26 liquor related tickets were issued, there were seven people taken in custody for being intoxicated in a public place and two people were cited for urinating in a public place.
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Posted Monday, March 20, 2017

Another St. Patrick’s Day has passed and GPS can report a steady stream of calls that started coming in the midafternoon. The downtown was busy that night but for the most part quite orderly. We will be looking at all the numbers and report on things later today.  
Fire at Kathleen Street apartment
On March 19, 2017 at approximately 1:40pm, the Guelph Police Service received a 911 call about an apartment fire at 316 Kathleen Street.  Guelph Emergency...

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