Press Release - General

Request For Public Assistance - Mischief & Environmental Damage


Sometime between Tuesday Sept 5th and Wednesday Sept 6th someone poured a liquid petroleum-based substance around areas of the Sainte Marie Park (Wye Valley Road park beside the old Mitsubishi plant). The targeted areas seem to have been selected as those to be used by the Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre's 17th Annual Traditional PowWow on September 9-10.

Female Jogger Assaulted On Rotary Trail


On September 9, 2017 at approximately 7:00 pm, a female party was jogging on the Rotary Trail near Aberdeen Blvd. and Bay St. in the town of Midland.
The female party had her buttock grabbed by a male riding a yellow bike. The female screamed and the male turned around on his bike and rode westbound on the Rotary Trail.

Police Service Level Survey Results

Survey Results

The attached PDF file contains a condensed version of the results of the police service levels survey that began last Friday afternoon and ended today. We had approximately 600 respondents. The results are quite interesting and clearly indicate some priorities for Council's consideration. Thank you to all those who took the time to submit unsolicited comments at the end of the survey.

OPP Costing Committee Hosting Public Meeting This Week

Public Meeting

The Town of Midland and the OPP Costing Committee are hosting two public meetings (public information sessions) in advance of the Sept 6th vote on the future of policing in Midland. The meetings are both on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 and held at the North Simcoe Sports & Rec Centre (527 Len Self Blvd.)

Two meeting opportunities: 2pm & 7pm

Mischief Suspect - Request For Public Assistance

Can you ID this person or provide any info about this mischief offence? Occurred around 1:00 am on Sunday May 28th 2017. Contact Midland Police at (705) 526-2201 or CrimeStoppers 1-800-222-TIPS and reference incident MI17002935

"Buyer Beware" Reminder When Purchasing Items Online

Beware Of Online Used Tire Sales

Complaints about bad deals stemming from online shopping are frequent and numerous. Recently, there seems to be a mini-trend forming in complaints surrounding the purchase of used tires for sale by private citizens using online classified sites such as Kijiji and Facebook groups.

Law Enforcement Torch Run For Special Olympics - June 22

Law Enforcement Torch Run 2017

Special Olympics helps individuals with intellectual disabilities overcome barriers through sports. Every day we empower athletes to challenge themselves and exceed their personal bests on the playing field and in life. For every Special Olympics champion, there is another who is waiting for the chance to win.

"WannaCry" Ransomware - Global Epedemic

WannaCry Ransomware

By now you will have read or at least heard about the global epidemic of ransomware attacks on computer systems. The attack is typically delivered as an attachment that you are urged or convinced to open and execute to see the contents… these can take the form of word or excel macros, or be made out to look like some kind of invoice or shipping notice or bank statement.

Noise Complaints / Parking Complaints / Animal Complaints - Who To Call?

Online Bylaw Reporting Tool

With the summer season coming it is important to remind residents that the Town of Midland has a bylaw enforcement officer who deals with the many municipal bylaws that exist in Midland. The most common bylaw issues are parking complaints, noise complaints and animal complaints.