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Two charged in relation to social media threat investigation

Two charged in relation to social media threat investigation

Police received information about threats posted via a social media platform involving an area school
Six criminal investigations follow threats on social media

Six criminal investigations follow threats on social media

When comments of a threatening nature are conveyed and the police learn about them, in the interest of public safety, investigations are launched and involved persons are held accountable
Distracted driving campaign nets 211 drivers

Distracted driving campaign nets 211 drivers

Issue $103,390 in fines during campaign
Airport Road in Clearview Township closed several hours after serious collision

Airport Road in Clearview Township closed several hours after serious collision

Motor vehicle occupant airlifted to Toronto hospital with life threatening injuries
Wanted federal inmate could be 'anywhere in the province,' says OPP

Wanted federal inmate could be 'anywhere in the province,' says OPP

He is currently bound by a Long Term Supervision Order relating to sexual assault on children, forcible confinement, child luring and child pornography
Distracted driving remains the deadliest behaviour fifth year in a row, says OPP

Distracted driving remains the deadliest behaviour fifth year in a row, says OPP

Inattentive drivers were behind 83 road fatalities on OPP patrolled roads in 2017
Human remains identified as Mandy Thompson

Human remains identified as Mandy Thompson

Remains have been positively identified as missing person 72-year-old Madelaine Thompson of Barrie
OPP searching for missing Waubaushene youth <b>(Update: located safe)</b>

OPP searching for missing Waubaushene youth (Update: located safe)

Jacob McKenna, 14 years, of Waubaushene was last seen leaving his home at 4 p.m. on March 2, 2018 and has not been seen or heard from since
Tay Township man face serious charges after a break and enter

Tay Township man face serious charges after a break and enter

Accused one of three males who allegedly made off with motorcycle from Honey Harbour residence
Police seek suspect in sexual assault incident

Police seek suspect in sexual assault incident

Male is described as being around 40 years old, having short grey hair, wearing dark jeans, a brown winter jacket and a yellow scarf