71 John Street East
- CA BWGPL GJ-HistBuilding-2017-04-04-14
The mid-block building located at 71 John St. East was built around 1900 in the Edwardian Classicism style. It was once the home of Sam Stein and his son and daughter. He was the owner of the Toronto Manufacturing Co. (maker of baby carriages and ...
Accident still under investigation
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Car-2016-09-19-08
"Occurrences investigated by the officers of the Bradford OPP during the week included 11 traffic accidents in which one person was killed and six persons were injured.
On the morning of Nov. 1, Nancy Thedoru of Toronto was killed when the car dri...
Alliston OPP detachment
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 74/75-PH27053
"Constable Easterbrook of the Alliston detachment of the OPP is shown here with Carl and Clara Pleasance and school bus driver Vera Marie McKenzie. Carl and Clara were presented with pins by the OPP for their great help during a school bus acciden...
Auxiliary OPP badge
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Police-ReevesBadges-2017-04-06-12
Fabric badge for the Auxiliary OPP detachment, attached to the Walter Reeves badge collection. The Auxiliary OPP Force came into practice in 1960, after Walter had died, so it could have been acquired as a memento to his work.
Cpl. Reg. A.C. Wilson Assumes Duties At Stayner Next Week
- CA BWGPL LHC-HER-LOCA-2016-12-23-13
Article summarizing Cpl. Reg. A.C. Wilson of the Bradford OPP detachment duties in Bradford; also includes his farewell party and information on his wife's efforts in town.
- CA BWGPL WEG-Pol
Contains information relating to the military presence, recruitment, and police force in Bradford. Headings include:
*Battalions Served by Canadians
*Bond Head Armson Crash
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Police-ReevesBadges-2017-04-06-13
A recent fabric badge for the OPP detachment, acquired in memory of Walter Reeves as a Town Constable.
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Police-ReevesBadges-2017-04-06-14
Fabric badge for the OPP detachment, owned by Walter Reeves as a Town Constable.
Ont. Provincial Police Set Up New Detachment in Bradford
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Police-Police-2016-11-02-11
"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 i...
Policing in Bradford West Gwillimbury
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Police
Contains files and articles relating to the history of the Bradford Police Service and, after 1997 with the amalgamation with Innisfil's police force, the South Simcoe Police Service.
Police in Bradford history:
The Bradford Police Service was es...