Hamilton Police Service - Archive (Public Awareness)

2018
02
August
2018
Hamilton Police will be focusing their attention on Aggressive Driving combined with Speeding from Saturday, August 4, to Monday, August 6, 2018. The “August Long-Weekend” enforcement program incorporates high visibility of traffic enforcement in ...
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31
July
2018
Drinking and boating account for approximately 40% of boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways. With the impending legalization of marijuana later this year, the Canadian Safe Boating Council (CSBC) and Hamilton Police Service also want to br...
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24
July
2018
Hamilton Police ACTION Team has been cycling through neighbourhoods in the evening hours to show their presence in areas where car break-ins have occurred. On July 23, 2018, Hamilton Police ACTION team cycled the streets of Waterdown in the Riley ...
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11
July
2018
Hamilton’s emergency services and the City of Hamilton teamed up from April to June to remind motorists to slow down and move over after a number of emergency personnel encountered near misses while working on Hamilton roadways. During the three m...
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29
June
2018
Hamilton Police will be focusing their attention towards Impaired driving and Speeding from June 29 to July 1, 2018. The “Canada Day Long-Weekend” enforcement program incorporates high visibility of traffic enforcement in various areas of the city...
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20
June
2018
The Hamilton Police Major Fraud Unit continues to see a rise in local businesses becoming victims of what is commonly known as the “Business Email Compromise” or “CEO Scam”. Although there are many variations of this scheme, the ones reported to Hami...
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06
June
2018
Hamilton Police are reminding the public and businesses to be familiar with the security features in Canadian bank notes and to “Feel, Look, Flip” to keep counterfeits out of your pockets and tills. “We’ve seen several counterfeit $100 notes latel...
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18
May
2018
Hamilton Police received information in late 2017 from numerous victims that they had fallen prey to an online fraudster who had taken deposits from potential renters all for the same residence. It is alleged that a female and her boyfriend had re...
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