NewsOPP Ask For Assistance In Putting End To String Of Thefts SHARE ON: Nick Birnie, contributor, Thursday, Sep. 21st, 2017The OPP is asking for assistance in putting an end to a string of thefts. Police are asking for the help of the community to identify those involved, as well as to better prepare against possible theft. Officers say in Cochrane there were a reported 28 thefts and 19 break and enters since June 1st of this year. Police are reminding residents to lock their doors and windows and also keep outdoor lights around their property. If you have any information regarding these instances, you are asked to contact your local police or Crime Stoppers.