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Career: IT Assistant

Posted on November 24, 2021

The Owen Sound Police Service has a requirement for a full-time IT Assistant.  Under the direction of their supervisor, this position will be responsible for installation and ongoing support of network, server and communication systems as well as end-user devices. 


Posted on November 24, 2021

The Owen Sound Police Service has a requirement for a Court Case Manager, who will be responsible for the administrative management and co-ordination of all court related matters between the Owen Sound Police Service, Crown Attorney, and court administrative staff.  This is a full-time position and involves occasional overtime

Two Arrests for Impaired Driving on Halloween

Posted on November 24, 2021

On Sunday October 31st, 2021 shortly before 6 pm, Owen Sound Police were contacted by a concerned citizen who had observed 2 people passed out in a motor vehicle stopped in the 100 block of 11th Street West. Police arriving in the area located a male passed out in the driver’s seat and his female passenger asleep in the passenger seat. Police found the male to be very disoriented, not even knowing what community he was in.

26 Year Old Male from Meaford Arrested for Impaired Driving

Posted on November 24, 2021

On Friday October 22nd, 2021, at approximately 11:00 p.m., a uniformed member of the Owen Sound Police observed a vehicle in the downtown area of Owen Sound that was being operated in a suspicious manner.  The officer watched the vehicle veer into the oncoming lane, and shortly thereafter, mounted a curb with its two passenger side tires in a residential area.  A traffic stop was conducted and after speaking to the driver it was confirmed that he was showing signs of impairment. 

Police Seek Witnesses to Disturbance

Posted on November 24, 2021

On October 17th, 2021 at approximately 1:48 pm, Owen Sound Police were advised of a domestic disturbance occurring in the 100 block of 14th Street West. The parties involved, one male and one female, are associated to a red Dodge Ram pickup. According to a witness, several people were in the area of the Econo gas station and attempted to intervene. Police are requesting anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact the investigating officer, Acting Sergeant Bill Ringel at 519-376-1234 Ext.

Owen Sound Man Arrested for Arson

Posted on November 24, 2021

On October 7th, 2021 at 7:30 am, Owen Sound Police responded to a call for assistance in relation to a male trespassing at a west side business. A 38-year-old Owen Sound man, of no fixed address, was found sleeping at the door of the business making it difficult for staff to enter the building. Police attempted to persuade the male to move to another location however, the male refused and became aggressive with police.


Posted on November 24, 2021

The Owen Sound Police Service responded to two separate incidents involving individuals who went into medical distress from illicit drug use before lunch time today.  The first circumstance involved a male who was found to be unresponsive inside the washroom of a local business, and the second, a female, had recently been released from Police custody for other unrelated matters. 


Posted on November 24, 2021

Members of the Owen Sound Police Service were notified earlier this afternoon about a vehicle that had been driving erratically on the west side of town including to almost drive off the roadway into a ditch.  The witness was able to provide a licence plate and accurate direction of travel, which assisted officers in locating and stopping the vehicle to investigate. 


Posted on November 24, 2021

On Tuesday September 21st, 2021, at approximately 4:00 p.m. an intoxicated female was observed inside the LCBO store located at 1613 9th Avenue East, Owen Sound, which drew the attention of several staff members.  The woman browsed around inside the store before eventually leaving the premise and entering the drivers seat of her vehicle parked in the lot. 

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