Suspicious man reported at children’s event

Police warn that a potential sex offender was seen acting strangely at a children’s crafts event near Kingston Road and Woodbine Avenue. Police believe the man may have shown the same suspicious behaviour at other events involving children. The unknown man arrived at the arts and crafts event around 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2. […]

Police Beat

Two men have been named this month as part of 55 Division’s ‘Wanted Wednesday’ program. Jason Lafferty, 42, is wanted for possession of heroin and cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, and possession of proceeds of crime and property of crime. He’s described as 5’9”, about 175 lbs with brown hair and blue eyes. Tyrell […]

Murder suspect arrested in Montreal

Montreal police have arrested a Toronto man wanted for first-degree murder after his mother was found dead in her home near Danforth and Woodbine Avenues. Police arrested 25-year-old Justin Scott in a west-end neighbourhood of Montreal on Thursday, June 4. In Toronto, police were called to a home near Danforth and Woodbine just after noon on Tuesday, June […]

The constantly changing face of Kingston Road

One of the oldest roads in Toronto is undergoing a veritable deluge of development.  Over the next two to three years, seven, possibly nine, condominium buildings will be constructed on Kingston Road from Woodbine to Victoria Park, adding at least 500 new homes to the area. While a spate of new developments on Queen Street […]

Police Beat

Police have arrested a Neil McNeil High School staff member on sexual exploitation charges, and believe there may be more victims. The accused worked at the East End boys-only Catholic school as an educational assistant. Police from 41 Division allege he lured and sexually exploited a student on numerous occasions. On Friday, March 13, Patrick […]