Press Release - General

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.

Police Administration Office Closed For Victoria Day Weekend


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The Midland Police Service administration office and records department will be closed on Victoria Day, Monday May 22nd and will re-open on Tuesday May 23rd at 8:00am.

"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.

Stunt Driving


Traffic Ticket

On April 30, 2017 a Midland Police Officer stopped a motor vehicle for speeding on William Street after observing the vehicle travelling 106 km/h in a 50 km/h zone. As a result of this incident the driver was charged with speeding and performing a stunt. His licence was suspended for 7 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.

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.

Attention Boaters! Where To Bring Your Expired Flares - Not To Police/Fire


Marine Flares

With boaters starting to prepare their boats for the upcoming season, we are reminding those with old or expired flares, that they cannot be turned into Midland Police or Midland Fire for disposal. It is also important to note that they should not be discarded in your household or commercial garbage!

Traffic Accident Hot Spots Over Past 90 Days


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After fielding over a dozen questions about traffic accident statistics on Yonge Street since the Town of Midland's decision to put the street (between King and 8th) on a "road diet", it might help to show you how to view these stats on your own.

Transport Canada UAV/Drone Law Changes


No Drone Zone

In December 2016, Transport Canada announced new safety measures and requirements for the use of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs).

Recovered Stolen Property From West Side Vehicles


Protect Your Valuables & Vehicle - Lock It Or Lose It

We are asking any members of the public who suspect that their vehicles may have been entered and items stolen sometime overnight on Wednesday March 8th, to contact us. A youth was arrested and found in possession of items he had taken from several unlocked cars in the area of Glen Eagles Crescent. The items range in value and we are trying to get them back to their rightful owners.