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Durham Regional Crime Stoppers invites you to review the latest crime report published in Durham Region.  Follow the link below to keep  informed of what is going on around you and in your surrounding neighborhood.  We see things, we hear things and those pieces of information are key to solving crimes. Click on the link below to read about the latest crimes 

 

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Durham Regional Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2000 any information that leads to an arrest.  Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or click on this link to submit your tip


You will remain anonymous throughout the process.  Report your information, you will be given a confidential code for tracking purposes.  You are responsible for following up on your tracking number for payment.  If you have submitted a tip, click here to check on the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number. 


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CRIME PROFILES

ATTEMPTED ROBBERY - ATM RITSON RD, NORTH

  

CRIME STOPPERS and DURHAM REGIONAL POLICE are asking for your help to solve an attempt robbery that occurred in Oshawa.


On February 8th 2020 the victim attended the ATM vestibule at the TD Bank at 1211 Ritson Road North and was approached by an unknown male who demanded money. A struggle ensued and the victim was able to flee without giving the suspect any cash.  No weapon was used and the victim was not physically injured. 


The suspect is described as male white, 6'1"- 6'2" in height, with blue eyes, wearing a black ski mask, a dark blue and white plaid jacket, with a dark hood and dark coloured jeans.   Please view the attached ATM surveillance photos. 


If you have any information about this attempted robbery or know who is responsible, please call Crime Stoppers.


 

CRIME DOESN'T PAY BUT CRIME STOPPERS DOES

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THEFT - JULY 2, 2019

    

CRIME STOPPERS and DURHAM REGIONAL POLICE are asking for your help to solve a Theft that occurred in the Township of Brock.


On July 2, 2019 at approximately 12:40pm an unknown male and female entered the front doors of the Hills Home Building Centre located on Mara Road in the Township of Brock. Video surveillance footage shows the two suspects proceed to walk to the rear of the store. 


The male entered the office area and the female remained outside the office area. The male entered the store owner’s office and stole $8000 of cash located in the desk drawer. 


The suspects then proceeded directly out the front doors of the store and were observed departing the scene in a deep red or maroon coloured Nissan Rogue. 

Video surveillance footage was observed after the owner of the store noticed the money was missing from his desk drawer.

Please view the attached video surveillance images of the male and female suspects.

If you have any information about this Theft or know who is responsible, please call Crime Stoppers.On all display.

  

CRIME DOESN'T PAY BUT CRIME STOPPERS DOES

Call us toll free at 1-800-222-8477 or visit us at

durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca


If you have submitted a tip, click here to check the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number. 

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BREAK AND ENTER - FEBRUARY 24, 2020

   

CRIME STOPPERS and DURHAM REGIONAL POLICE are asking for your help to solve a Break and Enter that occurred in Oshawa.   

Police are investigating a Break and Enter where the suspect stole a shotgun from within a home in Oshawa.
 

On Monday, February 24, 2020, between 6:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m. an unknown suspect broke into a residence on Simcoe Street South in Oshawa and stole a legally owned Remington pump-action shotgun.    Attached is a picture of the stolen firearm.
 

There are no suspects at this time; however, the police investigation is on-going.


If you have any information about this Break & Enter or know who is responsible, please call Crime Stoppers. 


CRIME STOPPERS will pay up to $2000 cash for ANY information that leads to an arrest in this or ANY criminal matter. Callers never need to give their name or testify in court and we do NOT use call display. 


Remember: CRIME doesn’t pay but Crime Stoppers does. 

Call us toll free at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 OR visit our website to submit your tip   durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca  


If you have submitted a tip, click here to check the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number.   


February 2020 - ARSON

 CRIME STOPPERS and DURHAM REGIONAL POLICE are asking for your help to solve an Arson that occurred in Oshawa.


On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, at approximately 5:50 a.m., police and fire responded to a fire call at a residence on Albert Street in Oshawa. A homeowner attempted to put the fire out until Oshawa Fire Services extinguished the flames. Officers on scene were able to determine the side of the residence had intentional been set on fire.


Video surveillance footage was able to show three males with their faces covered approaching the residence with a gas can and setting fire to the side of the home.

It is believed the three suspects fled to an awaiting vehicle.   Police investigators are treating this as an Arson.   To view the video surveillance footage, visit the Durham Regional Police Service YouTube account.


 If you have ANY information about this Arson or know who is responsible, please call Crime Stoppers.

CRIME STOPPERS will pay up to $2000 cash for ANY information that leads to an arrest in this or ANY criminal matter.

 Callers never need to give their name or testify in court and we do NOT use call display.


CRIME DOESN'T PAY BUT..... CRIME STOPPERS DOES
Call us toll free at 1-800-222-847 or visit us at durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca 


If you have submitted a tip, click here to check the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number.  

  


January 2020 - HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Human Trafficking Increases in Durham Region  

  

CRIME STOPPERS would like to remind the citizens of Durham Region of the increased number of incidents related to Human Trafficking.


Often referred to as “domestic sex trafficking”, there are numerous victims who are being forced into situations because of threats of violence and physical and psychological intimidation.

Young women, typically 12-18 years of age, are being exploited in the sex trade at the hands of predators. Victims are isolated from their families and friends and regularly moved from one hotel to the next to avoid detection.


If you are staying in a hotel or motel near major thoroughfares, be aware of some of the warning signs of Human Trafficking:


A female who appears fearful and timid and under the control of another person; she appears disoriented or confused; shows signs of physical, mental or substance abuse. She is not allowed to speak for herself and her activities are controlled by someone else

She is travelling with minimal or an excessive amount of luggage and there is a constant flow of traffic to and from her hotel or motel room.


If you are a victim - or - you know someone who is a victim of Human Trafficking, please call Police or Crime Stoppers.


For  more information visit stopht.com


 CRIME STOPPERS will pay a minimum of $1000 cash for ANY information that leads to an arrest in Human Trafficking.  Callers never need to give their name or testify in court and we do NOT use call display. 


CRIME DOESN'T PAY BUT..... CRIME STOPPERS DOES 

Call us toll free at 1-800-222-847 or visit us at durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca


If you have submitted a tip, click here to check the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number. 

November 23, 2019 - ARSON

  

CRIME STOPPERS and DURHAM REGIONAL POLICE are asking for your help to solve an Arson that occurred in Bowmanville. 

On November 23, 2019 members of the Durham Regional Police responded to an active fire at the I-Greek Restaurant located at 196 King Street East in Bowmanville. Police and Fire Services discovered an active fire within the front portion of the restaurant. Upon extinguishing the fire, investigators located evidence which suggested the fire was intentional. A witness described seeing two males fleeing the area prior to the fire starting. 

Suspect #1: Male, teens, wearing a black hoody, black backpack, blue pants, slim build. 

Suspect #2: Male, teens, wearing a grey hoody, black backpack and black pants, heavy build.


The two suspects were last seen fleeing Northbound from the location of the incident. Significant damage was sustained to the interior of the business.If you have any information about this Arson or know who is responsible, please call Crime Stoppers. 


CRIME DOESN'T PAY BUT..... CRIME STOPPERS DOES 

Call us toll free at 1-800-222-847 or visit us at durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca


If you have submitted a tip, click here to check the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number.  

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 - ROBBERY

  

CRIME STOPPERS and DURHAM REGIONAL POLICE are asking for your help to solve a Robbery that occurred in Pickering.

On Thursday, September 19, 2019 at approximately 12:45 am police were called to attend the On the Run ESSO at 474 Kingston Road in Pickering. Two males forced entry into the store. One of the suspects pulled out a knife and demanded the store employee open the cash register. The suspect took the employee’s cell phone and both suspects fled the store with a quantity of cash and cigarettes.

A white Mercedes motor vehicle was seen fleeing the area at a high rate of speed shortly after the robbery. 


The suspect with the knife is described as male white, 25-30 years of age, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black jeans, and black running shoes – he wore black gloves and had a white scarf covering his face.


The other suspect is described as male white, 25-30 years of age, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark blue oversized shirt, black pants and black running shoes – he wore red gloves and had a black scarf covering his face. 

Please view the surveillance images of the two suspects on the Durham Regional Crime Stoppers website.

If you have any information about this Robbery or know who is responsible, please call Crime Stoppers. 

CRIME STOPPERS will pay up to $2000 cash for ANY information that leads to an arrest in this or ANY criminal matter. Callers never need to give their name or testify in court and we do NOT use call display. 


CRIME DOESN'T PAY BUT CRIME STOPPERS DOES

 Call us toll free at 1-800-222-847 or visit us at durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca 

If you have submitted a tip, click here to check the status of your tip, remember you will need your tracking number. 
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