Crime Prevention

Lottery Fraud Scam


Phone and mail scams typically target senior citizens

Midland residents beware of persons calling stating that they have won a lottery. The callers target vulnerable victims, telling them they have won a large sum of money. The caller will tell the victim that they need to wire money to them in order to claim the prize. The location of the wires can be out of country or in country.

Cybercrime - Safety Online From Scams & Other Threats


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The attached digital booklet has been produced by the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police and is an excellent resource to keep you and your loved ones safe from online threats.

You can download your own copy here www.police.midland.on.ca/files/Cybercrime_CP2012_booklet.pdf

Senior Citizen's Guide to Safety and Security


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The RCMP has produced a fantastic guidebook for seniors that addresses many aspects of safety, fraud prevention and personal security. We go out into the community and present on these topics and suggest that you get this brochure into the hands of all your loved ones.

Teen Trends That Parents Need To Know About...


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Teen trends you should be aware of... UFC punch out games, sexting etc...

If you missed this show on the Dr. Phil TV show, you can watch the episode on YouTube... it is broken down into segments.

This is part two: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfAm9saqAxo&feature=related
This is part three: www.youtube.com/watch?v=goJdFu9QFrY&feature=related

Fight Back Against Cyberbullying


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Family Violence - It's Not Ok...


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Here is a great video produced in New Zealand to increase public awareness about family violence. It is as relevant here as it is half-way around the world and just as wrong.

Cyber Bullying


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Cyber Bullying


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Still Drinking And Driving? Watch This...


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Do you know someone who is STILL drinking and driving? Here is video that they might need to see...

A Common Sense Approach To Internet Safety


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Some simple and common sense advice for parents regarding internet and online safety.