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  • Information for Visitors to the Owen Sound Police Station - Until Further Notice

    If you feel ill or have any symptoms of a respiratory virus, we are asking visitors to please avoid coming to our police station until you feel better.

    If you have an emergency, please dial 9-1-1. It is an emergency if someone’s immediate health, safety, or property is in immediate danger or there is a crime in progress.
    For non-emergencies, dial 519-376-1234 or use our on-line reporting system- https://www.owensoundpolice.com/report-crime
    To use our on-line system please make sure:

     

    • This is NOT an Emergency
    • This incident occurred within the Owen Sound City limits?
    • There are No Known suspects?
    • You have a valid email address?
       

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Phishing

Phishing is when scammers impersonate legitimate companies by email, and lure consumers to share personal and private information.  Scammers with request login credentials, personal or financial information to rectify “urgent problems”.  Since the emails sent by scammers appears to be from an known business, victims have a false sense of security and end up providing their information to the scammers unknowingly.  If you fall victim to a phishing scam contact your financial institution, notify them of the scam and contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre 1-888-495-8501.