Living in the downtown core, most residents have some levels of concern about safety and security. It goes hand in hand with living in pretty much any neighbourhood in a large city like Toronto. The CRA is mindful of this, which is why we consider Community Safety and Security as one of our core mandates.
A large part of our efforts centre around keeping up-to-date on local issues and advocating for neighbourhood concerns with the Community Policing department at Toronto Police 51 Division. Board members also participate regularly in the Community Policing Liaison Committee that is run by 51 Division.
The CRA also has an online presence via the neighbourhood watch website neighbourhood protect
The CRA also creates safety and security resources that we believe will be of use to residents: