Crime prevention week aims to create safer communities

November 7 marked the beginning of Crime Prevention Week and Jon Morrice, crime prevention and social media officer for Toronto Police’s 55 Division wants your input on how to plan for safer communities. With new changes for Toronto Police Service just around the corner, Morrice is aiming to work alongside the community to create safe […]

Project Borderline nets arrests

Police made several arrests for shoplifting and heroin possession last month after stepping up patrols along the eastern part of Danforth Avenue. Called Project Borderline, the extra patrols involve not only police officers from 54 and 55 Division, but also licensing inspectors from the City of Toronto and agents with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission […]

Police Beat

An East End doctor is facing sexual assault charges. In the spring of 2013 the 26 year-old victim went for a routine medical exam at the Coxwell Medical Building near Coxwell and Danforth Avenues. Police allege the victim was touched in a sexually inappropriate manner. She then stopped the exam and left the clinic. In […]

55 Division cops talk shop

The good news is most major crime (murder, sex assault, assault, robbery and break and enter) is down in 55 Division, particularly in the area between Woodbine and Victoria Park, and Danforth and the lake. The bad news is that graffiti has increased, and theft from cars as well as theft over $5,000 are also […]