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Waterloo Police's Backpack Challenge returns for second helping. Waterloo Regional Police's Backpack Challenge has returned. Canada. Aug 2, 2019. Advertisement.

Police to host backpack picnic, open house - CityNews ...

Police to host backpack picnic, open house. The service will be collecting backpacks that will be handed out to kids in our community at a later date. Aug 11, 2021 6:30 PM By: CityNews Kitchener. Photo taken pre-pandemic (Photo courtesy Waterloo Regional Police)

Waterloo Regional Police kick off annual backpack challenge

Waterloo Regional Police kicked off their third annual backpack challenge on Friday. Since the program launched, they've collected nearly 2,500 backpacks for students of all ages.

Police issue annual backpack challenge - CityNews Kitchener

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is once again challenging the community to take part in its third annual Backpack Challenge. The Challenge encourages all residents of Waterloo Region to purchase new backpacks, lunch bags, school …

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Backpack Challenge. Waterloo Regional Police Service. July 24 at 7:00 AM · If you're out shopping this weekend, please consider picking up a few extra items for our # BackpackChallenge. ...

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Waterloo Regional Police Service. Thank you @KWRangersPWHL for your contribution to our #backpackchallenge 🎒. Your ongoing support is greatly appreciated. Have a great season! The Special Victims Unit continues to investigate a sexual assault in Baden. On August 25, 2021, at approx 10:30 p.m., a young was walking along Schneller Drive ...

Waterloo Police's Backpack Challenge returns for second ...

After a successful campaign in 2018, Waterloo Regional Police's Backpack Challenge has returned. Local residents are encouraged to donate new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies or …

Pair of campaigns looks to fill backpacks for kids in need ...

The #BackpackChallenge started on Twitter. It encourages all members of the community to buy a new backpack, lunch bag, or $25 gift card that goes to kids in need. The challenge runs across the entire Waterloo Region, with Woolwich firefighters happy to pick up the challenge from regional police chief Bryan Larkin.

Waterloo regional police host backpack picnic for good ...

Waterloo regional police held a backpack picnic and open house at their headquarters Saturday that included a music performance by children's …

Police collecting backpacks for kids | TheRecord.com

WATERLOO REGION — Waterloo Regional Police put a dent in their backpack challenge on Saturday. Police hosted a mini open house at their headquarters and invited the community to drop by to see ...

Three separate hate incidents in Waterloo Region reported ...

WATERLOO REGION — Three separate incidents of hate-motivated crime have been reported to police since the beginning of the month and that …

Waterloo Regional Police launch annual backpack challenge

Waterloo Regional Police are again challenging the community to take part in its fourth annual backpack challenge, which encourages residents to purchase new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies, or gift cards to be donated to children and families in need. Given the ongoing pandemic situation, police are also

WRPS launch annual Backpack Challenge - CambridgeToday.ca

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is once again challenging the community to take part in its fourth annual Backpack Challenge. The Challenge encourages residents to purchase new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies, or gift cards to be donated to children and families in need.

Police collecting backpacks to help children in Waterloo ...

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is collecting backpacks, lunch bags and school supplies for children who need them. Gift cards to help buy the …

Police looking for suspect after break and enter at ...

The investigation remains ongoing by the Waterloo Regional Police Service's Break, Enter and Vehicle Theft team. Investigators are looking to identify and speak with the individual captured in this video. The suspect has been described as male, white, approximately 5' 9" tall, wearing a black and white backpack with pink stripes.

Waterloo Regional Police Issue #BackpackChallenge ...

Community members are also encouraged to take part in the challenge and can drop off donations at Police Headquarters, located at 200 Maple Grove Road in Cambridge, or at any police division: North Division, 45 Columbia Street East, Waterloo; Central Division, 134 Frederick Street, Kitchener; South Division, 176 Hespeler Road, Cambridge

Waterloo Regional Police Issue Backpack Challenge ...

The Backpack Challenge will run until August 21, 2019. All donations will be delivered by members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service to community organizations throughout the Region. Donations can be dropped off at Police Headquarters, located at 200 Maple Grove Road in Cambridge, or at any police division: North Division, 45 Columbia ...

Waterloo Regional Police Receive Overwhelming Response to ...

For Immediate Release: August 17, 2018. Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service has received an overwhelming amount of support from emergency service members and community members during its first-ever #BackpackChallenge. The #BackpackChallenge was issued last month, encouraging all emergency service workers and community members to …

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The Waterloo Regional Police Service is the sixth largest police Service in Ontario and provides frontline policing and ... Challenge 2,500 backpacks $3,500 cash/gift cards 22 255 255. #OneOf AKind Campaign "Maggie was so excited to receive a Kindness Award from the Waterloo Police. She loves

Backpack Picnic and Open House Tickets, Sat, 21 Aug 2021 ...

View police demonstrations, meet a police service dog and watch a special performance by Erick Traplin. Purchase a bbq lunch or beat the heat with a cool treat! Proceeds will be donated to the WRPS Backpack Challenge. Admission: Admission is free with donations of new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies, or gift cards accepted.

Community aces backpack challenge - CityNews Kitchener

The Waterloo Regional Police Service put out the challenge out to the community at the end of July. To fill backpacks with new gear for kids when they head back to school in September. And the community came through in a big way.

Cambridge business robbed at gunpoint | TheRecord.com

Waterloo Regional Police said the crime occurred at about 8 a.m. in the Hespeler Road and Sheldon Drive area. A man brandishing a black handgun demanded money …

WRPS Backpack Challenge – Supported by 91.5 The Beat

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is once again challenging the community to take part in its fourth annual Backpack Challenge! The Challenge encourages residents to purchase new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies, or gift cards to be donated to children and families in need.

WRPS Backpack Challenge 2021 – Supported by 107.5 Dave ...

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is once again challenging the community to take part in its fourth annual Backpack Challenge! The Challenge encourages residents to purchase new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies, or gift cards to be donated to children and families in need.

Region sees steep increase in child sexual exploitati­on ...

Duyn said the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) receives and processes tips about child exploitati­on on social media. After determinin­g where the alleged offender is located, based on their IP address, local police are notified. This year, as of Oct. 31, Waterloo Regional Police have received 173 reports from the RCMP.

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - University of Waterloo

Campus police want your backpacks for charity. A message from University of Waterloo Police Services. The Waterloo Regional Police Service has challenged the community to take part in its third annual Backpack Challenge. From now until Friday, August 21, if you can, please consider donating one of the following: • New Backpacks

Waterloo Regional Police Issue Annual Backpack …

Waterloo Region, Ontario – The Waterloo Regional Police Service is once again challenging the community to take part in its third annual Backpack Challenge. The Challenge encourages all residents of Waterloo Region to purchase new backpacks, lunch bags, school supplies, or gift cards to be donated to children in need.

Waterloo Regional Police look to help kids in need with ...

With kids officially headed back to school, Waterloo Regional Police have launched their annual backpack challenge. Chief Bryan Larkin said in a statement that "2020 is a year like no other."

WRPS collects 2,500 backpacks, $3K in cash and gift cards ...

KITCHENER -- The Waterloo Regional Police Service has topped the number of backpacks it collected as part of this year's Backpack Challenge. "We are grateful, Waterloo Region," police said in a ...

Get behind some great kids with this backpack challenge at ...

GO Transit Safety is supporting Waterloo Police's Backpack Challenge by collecting new backpacks, lunch bags and school supplies. Backing a good cause. From left to right – Transit Safety Officers David Demelo and Alex Guerra, Bill Grodzinski, Transit Safety Director, and Transit Safety Officers Donna Fraser and Darnell Beezer.

July 22, 2021 - THE OBSERVER

Waterloo Regional Police launch annual backpack challenge; Editorial: Impossible to satisfy everyone in issues such as kennels; Government route to surveillance state is death-of-a-thousand cuts; Small businesses to receive funding for new training; Flooding incidents add to the stresses at the Woolwich Gymnastics Club

Police collect over 1,000 school supplies for local kids ...

Over 1,000 backpacks, school supplies, lunch bags and gift cards were given to kids in need right before school by Waterloo Regional Police. It's all part of their annual 'Backpack Challenge," where they ask the community to donate backpacks, school supplies, gift …