Hate/Bias Incident Investigation

The Peterborough Police Service is investigating after receiving reports of an anti-Semitic pamphlet being distributed in a Peterborough neighbourhood over the weekend.

Over the weekend of June 17 and 18, 2023, the Peterborough Police Service was made aware of two more incidents in which people located anti-Semitic pamphlets in neighbourhoods.

In mid-May a number of similar incidents were reported.   The most recent incidents were in different neighbourhoods from the previous ones.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Peterborough Police at 705-876-1122 x555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.stopcrimehere.ca

Residents can also report Hate/Bias Incidents through the Peterborough Police Service Online Reporting Portal.  Hate/Bias Incidents are incidents that do not rise to the level of criminal behaviour under the Criminal Code of Canada, however, are still important to report.

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