Category Archives: Crime Alert

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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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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