Category Archives: Crime Alert

Crime alert: Gunshots reported at Winchester and Parliament Streets

We have received reports of gunshots at Winchester and Parliament Streets this evening. Toronto Police Operations also reported this in the tweets below. We will update this page as information becomes available. SOUND OF GUNSHOTS:Winchester St + Parliament St-Multiple shots … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Vehicle licence validation sticker removed

This is something we haven’t heard of happening before. A resident on Nasmith Avenue has reported that someone removed their licence validation sticker from their vehicle plate sometime around Sunday April 10. Not driving daily, they didn’t notice this until … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Stroller stolen off of front porch – pictures of possible thief available

We received reports from two different residents about two incidents that occurred on Tuesday April 11 which might be related. The first report was of a stroller chassis (a stroller without the carrier) stolen off of a porch on Geneva … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Blue bin set on fire in Riverdale Park West

A regular contributor to these pages was walking his dog this morning and found evidence of a fire in/near some bins in Riverdale Park West and sent us some pictures. We have notified 311 of the incident. Here is his … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Vehicle stolen at Sackville and Spruce Streets

A resident has reported to us that their vehicle was stolen from the neighbourhood on Sunday night. It has been recovered, but with damage. The resident kindly wished to warn others – here is his note: My car was stolen … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Lennie’s storefront damaged by suspected impaired driver. Arrest on Salisbury Avenue

There was an incident in the early morning hours of April 4, where a vehicle drove in to the front of Lennie’s Health Foods located on Parliament Street, just south of Carlton Street. The driver left the scene in the … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Convertible roof slashed

We have an unfortunate report that a convertible vehicle parked on Carlton Street just west of Sumach Street, had its roof slashed overnight Friday March 31 / Saturday April 1. No items were taken from the vehicle, and the incident … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Vehicle break-in and theft on Parliament Street (photos available)

After the report of two vehicle break-ins on Yen Lane and Salisbury Avenue, we have a report of an incident that took place on March 17, 2017 at 5:40 p.m. on Parliament Street just south of Prospect Street. A witness … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Cars broken into on Yen Lane, Salisbury Avenue

A resident has written to us to report a vehicle break-in that took place overnight Thursday March 16/Friday March 17 as well as another incident that took place in the same area earlier in the week. This incident has been … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Shed fire on February 28 behind LCBO

The Aberdeen Avenue Residents’ Group (AARG) (facebook.com) have informed us of another fire that police believe was intentionally set. There was another shed fire tonight (February 28) around 6:45 p.m. at the TCHC property behind the Parliament St LCBO. Apparently … Continue reading

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