News & Announcements

Joint Press Release

Date of Release: August 15th, 2019 Authority for release: Chief Christopher Knoll Release: Immediate   In July of 2019, members of the West Grey Police Service and Hanover Police Service entered into an investigation involving the theft and use of stolen credit...

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Car theft ends in Arson

  At approximately 5:39am on Tuesday the 13th day of August 2019, police received reports that a Ford Escape had been stolen overnight from a Concession 2 WGR residence.  Later in the day at approximately 1:00pm, it was reported to police that a vehicle was on...

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Search Warrant leads to drug trafficking charges

On Monday August 5th, 2019 at approximately 12:45pm, members of the West Grey Police Service executed a search warrant at a Louisa Street residence in Ayton. Upon searching the residence, police located a large amount of Methamphetamine. Police also found scales,...

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Male arrested after firing crossbow at woman

On Monday August 5th 2019 at approximately 7:41am, police were dispatched to attend an Allan Park road residence where a male had fired an arrow from a crossbow towards a female. The female was uninjured and was able to flee the scene for her safety. Upon police...

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First responders rescue man stranded on Bells Lake

  On Thursday August 1st 2019, a 75 year old Kitchener man was left stranded on his boat on Bells Lake for three hours after wind conditions increased and heat exhaustion set in. The man had been unable to paddle his boat to the shore but fortunately, he had...

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Joint service effort results in recovered stolen vehicles

On Friday, the 26th day of July 2019, at approximately 3:30am, the West Grey Police Service and Hanover Police Service were notified of the theft of a black GMC pickup truck from a Concession 14 residence in Normanby Twp. While enroute to speak with the victim, police...

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Grandparent, Emergency Scam Hits West

      Police have recently received calls from West Grey residents whom have fallen victim to or have received fraudulent calls using both the Emergency and Grandparent scam as well as the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) scam. One of the scams that these fraudsters have...

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Savvy West Grey resident avoids door-to-door scam

***UPDATE*** WGPS has spoken with Bell Corporate Security who advises that they DO solicit residences sometimes and HAVE been soliciting in the recent weeks in the Grey Bruce area. Bell states that ALL true employees will be seen wearing a bright blue "BELL" shirt and...

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Two stunt drive charges laid on Grey Road 3 within ten days

  On Monday July 8th 2019, at approximately 9:20am, police observed a motor vehicle being driven at a high rate of speed Northbound on Grey County Road 3. Police confirmed their observation with the use of radar and locked on the suspect vehicles speed registering at...

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