Peel Police launch Project ERASE and Noisemaker
REPORT AN INCIDENT USING ROADWATCH Peel Police launched Project Noisemaker and ERASE on May 1, 2022 to combat street racing and noise pollution from excessively loud vehicles on our roadways. Drivers are reminded that they will be subject to charges and penalties for offences under the Highway Traffic Act (HTA) and breaking municipal by-laws; and could […]
Championing an end to alarming auto-theft increase
In just the first two months of 2022, 874 vehicles were stolen, a 63% increase from the same timeframe in 2021. The problem is widespread and growing fast.
Break-In Caught on Camera
A video showing a break-in via a front door entrance was uploaded to YouTube today by veteran journalist Pam Douglas, a writer for The Brampton Guardian. The six-minute security camera video shows how a man knocked at the door of a home while the owners were away. He knocks several times at the door and […]
Human Trafficking in Peel
We sometimes hear stories about girls who are taken away from their country to be sent elsewhere to work in the sex trade. Human trafficking of girls isn’t just a problem occurring in far-away places, but according to Peel Region’s Police Chief, it is happening right here where we live. It is happening at malls, schools, parties, and wherever criminals […]
Policing in Peel – Chief Jennifer Evans
Peel Regional Police is the third largest police force in Canada and serves a diverse population of 1.4 million residents in Peel Region. Keeping communities safe, enforcing legislation, and working to keep crime under control is challenging. In this special episode of Brampton Focus, host Michael Charbon speaks with Chief Jennifer Evans about the challenges and opportunities faced by […]
Can We Make Brampton Safe for Everyone?
I am your Sister, your Mother, your Grandmother and your Aunt. I am your Niece, your Cousin, your Mother and Sister-in-law. I am all of these things because it was not who I am, nor my personality that made me a target last Sunday afternoon, but the fact that I was a woman. I am […]