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Item 2016-11-02-11 - Ont. Provincial Police Set Up New Detachment in Bradford

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Ont. Provincial Police Set Up New Detachment in Bradford


  • 1948-12-22 (Creation)

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Bradford Witness

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"A Headquarters Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, covering the southern part of No. 7 (Barrie) District, is to be located in Bradford, according to information given The Witness this week.
The new local police set-up is expected to go into effect January 1st, or as soon as convenient living quarters can be secured. The detachment will consist of five men, all of whom will reside in and work from Bradford.
The personnel of the detachment will comprise Provincial Constable D. Adair, now of Gravenhurst, Provincial Constables C. Kreuger and R. Murphy, now of Bond Head; Provincial Constable George Herries and Provincial Constable H. Sparling, both at present located here.
The town will continue to be policed by Provincial Constables Reg. Wilson and E. Morrison, who have been in charge here of late."

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Bradford Witness
December 22, 1948
Vol. 83 No. 51
Pg 1
Microfilm Reel #77

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