Category Archives: Crime Alert

Sexual assault near St. James Cemetery

Toronto police have issued a public alert after a woman was sexually assaulted overnight July 30 in a wooded area near St. James Cemetery. It is reported that: – on Sunday, July 30, 2017, at approximately 4:30 a.m., a man … Continue reading

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Bicycle theft on Sumach Street

A resident reports the theft sometime overnight July 22 / July 23 of a silver Marin hybrid ​bike from the side of the house at 360 Sumach St. The bike was locked with a kryptonite lock to a stee​l bar … Continue reading

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Car windows smashed on Rose Avenue

 Sometime overnight between June 27 and 28, six vehicles parked on the east side of Rose Avenue, parallel to and one street west of Parliament Street, had their windows smashed. The cars were parked on the block north of Winchester. … Continue reading

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Stabbing at TCH rooming house, Parliament Street

City TV News has reported a stabbing took place the night of June 21 at the Toronto Community Housing rooming house at 508 Parliament Street. A man was taken to hospital with critical injuries and authorities did not say whether … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Knife-point robbery on Amelia St.

A resident wrote in to let us know of a knife-point robbery that occurred on June 15 at 11:45 p.m. The affected resident agreed to let the community know what occurred so we can be extra-vigilant and hopefully identify the … Continue reading

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Crime alert: 3 people robbed, 2 people stabbed overnight

There are reports that there was a series of incidents overnight that left two people stabbed and a man in his 30s being charged with 3 counts of robbery. The reports indicate that police were called to Winchester and Parliament … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Flower theft

We have had a resident report to us that on May 29 at around 9:30 a.m., a woman was observed digging out large numbers of various flowers including peonies, lilacs and irises from Winchester Street front gardens and placing them … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Break-in on Nasmith Avenue

We have received a report of a house break-in on Nasmith Avenue during the afternoon today. The residents found that someone had broken a kitchen window at the rear of the house, but once the intruder(s) opened the back door … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown South: Rise in house break-ins during the last week

We received this message from our friends at the Cabbagetown South Residents Association (cabbagetownsouth.ca). We have heard several reports of break ins in the neighbourhood in the last week. We remind area residents to be vigilant in keeping doors and … Continue reading

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Community caution: Men following female residents (2 men in separate incidents)

(This post has been updated for clarity and to include additional information) Reporting instructions if you see either of the two men We have received reports of two men following or approaching female residents inappropriately in the neighbourhood during the … Continue reading

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