Peterborough County OPP Investigating Norwood Concerns

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Recently, the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have received calls from Norwood area residents expressing concerns over certain individuals attending areas frequented by children, making them feel uncomfortable.

In reports received from the public, the individuals were believed to be following young children towards a changeroom as well, a parent and their child were asked to enter a vehicle.

The Peterborough County OPP Crime Unit have identified the individuals and are continuing to investigate. Officers have spoken with the individuals and will continue dialogue as the investigation continues.

We ask that parents be cognisant of their children’s whereabouts and to report any suspicious activity to the OPP. Officers are investigating and the public should not take matters into their own hands.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or you may submit your tips anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at

To serve our province by protecting its citizens, upholding the law and preserving public safety.

Peterborough County OPP values your contribution to building safe communities. If you have information about suspected u nlawful activity, please visit Crime Stoppers at: or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Pete Fisher
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