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What is Waterloo Regional Crime Stoppers?
  • A not-for-profit community-based charity that brings together the cooperative efforts of the police, the media and the community in the fight against crime
     
  • Financed through personal, corporate & service club donations
     
  • Encourages the public to submit tips on crimes that have been committed, are being committed or are about to be committed
     
  • Pays up to $2000 per successful arrest
     
  • Will NOT ask for your name, phone number, address and will NOT ask you to appear in court

Latest News  From Waterloo Regional Police Services
Aug
16
Waterloo Regional Police Welcome Seven New Officers
 
Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service is proud to welcome members of Recruit Class #94 to its ranks at a special badging ceremony to be held at the Breslau Community Centre on August 16, 2017. Seven new Constables have recently completed their basic training at the Ontario Police College and will be officially sworn in and receive their police badges during the ceremony. [ more ]
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Jul
12
Homicide Suspect Ager Hasan Arrested in Texas
 
Waterloo Region, Ontario – On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, officials with the United States Secret Service arrested Ager Hasan, 24, who is charged with second degree murder in connection to a Kitchener homicide. On April 28, 2017, Melinda Vasilije, 22, was found deceased in her Country Hill Drive residence in Kitchener. The cause of her death was determined to be multiple stab wounds. A Canada-wide warrant was issued for Hamilton resident Ager Hasan after it was determined he had fled to the United States. Ager Hasan and Melinda Vasilije were known to each other. [ more ]
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Jul
12
Waterloo Regional Police to Provide Update on Homicide Investigation and Arrest of Ager Hasan
 
Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service will hold a press conference on July 12, 2017 to update media on the investigation into the death of Melinda Vasilije, 22.
Melinda Vasilije was found dead inside her residence at 38 Country Hill Drive in Kitchener on April 28, 2017.
Waterloo Regional Police issued a Canada Wide warrant for Ager Hasan on one count of 2nd degree murder. He was arrested on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 in Texas.
An update on this investigation will be provided today. Location: Waterloo Regional Police Headquarters, Second Floor [ more ]

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Jun
29
Waterloo Regional Police Service partner with Public Health and School Boards and offer Important Information for Families Regarding Opioid-Related Drug Overdoses and Deaths
 
Waterloo Regional Police Service partner with Public Health and School Boards and offer Important Information for Families Regarding Opioid-Related Drug Overdoses and Deaths
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Jun
28
Waterloo Regional Police to Take Part in Sirens for Life Campaign
 
Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police are proud to partner with Canadian Blood Services and local emergency service workers for this year’s Sirens for Life campaign. The Sirens for Life campaign encourages local emergency service workers and residents to lend their arm and donate blood in support of their local emergency service team. Emergency service workers often see the urgent need for blood first-hand. In fact, just one person injured in a vehicle collision could need up to 50 blood donations to save their life. [ more ]
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Jun
27
Waterloo Region Children's Safety Village to Celebrate 25th Anniversary
 
Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Region Children’s Safety Village is gearing up to celebrate its 25th anniversary and will be honouring this special occasion by holding a Silver Gala on September 14, 2017. The Safety Village, located beside the Waterloo Regional Police Headquarters building on Maple Grove Road, first opened in September, 1992 with the goal of educating local students on safety skills that help prevent injury. [ more ]
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Jun
19
Hate is Learned
 
New hate crime awareness campaign shares message of inclusion The Waterloo Regional Police Service is launching a new hate crime awareness campaign, which aims to promote a message of inclusion and acceptance. The campaign, which highlights a ‘Hate is Learned’ theme, features children speaking about the benefits of being inclusive of others regardless of their race, culture, religion, sexual orientation, gender or ability. They offer this important message as a reminder to adults. [ more ]
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Jun
15
Waterloo Region Crime Stoppers and Waterloo Regional Police Partner with Mac’s Convenience for Operation Freeze
 
Waterloo Region, Ontario – With the warm weather upon us, the Waterloo Regional Police Service is proud to partner with Crime Stoppers and Mac’s Convenience stores to encourage good behaviour by youth in a program entitled “Operation Freeze.” [ more ]
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News & Events  From Waterloo Crime Stoppers
May
4
Gas Station Breakin Suspects
 
https://twitter.com/WRPSToday/status/860178956527566848

Do you recognize these two suspects?  Call us at 1-800-222-TIPS
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Apr
9
4th Annual Putting Crime in the Penalty Box
 
The 4th Annual Putting Crime in the Penalty Box event will be held on April 9th, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, at the Woolwich Memorial Centre located at 24 Snyder St S, Elmira ON. This is a FREE family event.
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Dec
9
Can You ID This Person?
 

WRPS are looking for anyone who can help identify the pictured male. The male is sought in connection with the fatal hit and run in Cambridge on November 26. If he looks familiar please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS and remain anonymous.

Incident: On November 26, 2016 at 6 p.m., a 49-year-old Cambridge man was walking south bound across Cedar Street when he was struck by a full-sized, white Ford pick-up truck. The pedestrian was then hit by another vehicle that was traveling east along Cedar Street and was in the left turn lane attempting to enter the Westgate Plaza, located at 130 Cedar Street. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene by the Regional Coroner. The white Ford pick-up truck failed to remain at the scene and was last observed traveling west along Cedar Street. The vehicle is described as a white Ford F-250 super duty pick-up truck with a white cap on the back. The truck will have damage to the drivers side grill, lights and mirror. Any witnesses to this incident or anyone with information is asked to call Waterloo Regional Police Services Traffic Services Unit at 519-653-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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Sep
13
WRPS Need Your Help! Sex Offense in Cambridge
 
Incident #: WA16199147
Location: LANGS DR, CAMBRIDGE, ON Canada
On Friday, September 9, 2016 at approximately 11:30 p.m., a 20 year old Cambridge woman was assaulted by an unknown male while walking on Langs Drive in Cambridge. The suspect approached her from behind and pulled her to the ground. The victim was able to get away from the suspect and witnesses in the area came to her assistance. The suspect fled the area on foot. The victim was transported to hospital and treated for minor physical injuries sustained to her face.
The suspect is described as a white male (possibly darker skin), partially bald/partially shaved head, round face, 55 – 5’10", muscular/stocky build, 32-36 years of age. He was wearing shorts and a blue sleeveless shirt. Waterloo Regional Police Service is continuing to investigate this incident and are requesting the assistance from the public.
Call 1-800-222-TIPS anonymously if you have any information that will help identify the offender or if you saw or heard anything that may otherwise help.

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