Local police to test body-worn cameras

Local police will start using body-worn video cameras this spring as part of a year-long pilot project. About 20 officers in 55 Division’s primary response unit will start training with the cameras in January before using them for actual investigations in April or May. Speaking at a public meeting last week, Staff-Sergeant Michael Barsky, the […]

Cops reward youth achievement

When Superintendent Peter Yuen awarded $1,000 scholarships to three local high school grads for their community service, the cheques came with some free advice. Remember your roots. “What I heard from all of you is that you want to make changes,” said Yuen, who leads 55 Division, the local division of the Toronto Police Service. […]