Police Beat

No charges will be laid against a private security guard who fatally shot two men at a Danforth Avenue McDonald’s in February. Police on Toronto’s homicide squad said that after doing a full investigation and consulting senior Crown attorneys, they found there is no reasonable prospect of a conviction for the Feb. 28 shootings. According […]

Man wanted for armed robbery

Local 55 Division police are seeking a man wanted for armed robbery Police say the man, 19-year-old Jesse Graham, is considered armed and dangerous. Graham is alleged to have entered a basement apartment, armed with a firearm, in the Gerrard Street East and Alton Avenue area at about 2 a.m. on Thursday, June 25 with another […]

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A Toronto man arrested by Montreal police for first-degree murder after his mother was found dead in her home near Danforth and Woodbine Avenues is in custody in Toronto. Police arrested 25-year-old Justin Scott in a west-end neighbourhood of Montreal on Thursday, June 4. Toronto homicide officers transported Scott back to Toronto on Tuesday, June […]

Local police seek man after break-and-enter

Police have named 33 year-old Alexander Herten-Greaven as 55 Division’s latest ‘Wanted Wednesday.’ Hearten-Greaven is wanted on charges of failing to comply with probation, break-and-enter, theft under $5,000, and assault with intent to resist arrest. He is described as 6’2” and 220 lbs with red hair and blue eyes. Anyone with information is asked to […]

Two men wanted after Danforth mugging

Two men are wanted by police after a violent mugging near Danforth and Greenwood Avenues on March 17. Darrin Wickens, 29, and Taso Antipas, 45, both of Toronto, are wanted in connection with the attack, in which a man was stabbed and robbed. Police allege that the victim was assaulted by two other men, but […]

Police seek man for assault at local drive-thru

Police are seeking a man wanted for assaulting a driver in a restaurant drive-thru near Danforth and Coxwell. Local 55 Division police named the suspect, Robert Prosser, 31, as the latest ‘Wanted Wednesday.’ Police allege that Prosser got angry with another man while the two had vehicles lined up at a drive-thru near Danforth and […]

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Zachary Hamilton, 22, is one of two people recently featured in 55 Division’s successful ‘Wanted Wednesday’ program. The initiative is intended to spotlight suspects who remain at large in the East End area. Police allege Hamilton entered a coffee shop on Danforth Avenue and started arguing with the staff. When a customer intervened, he spat […]