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Video appears to show Toronto transit officers punching men

TORONTO – Officials with the TTC are reviewing a video that surfaced on social media purporting to show its special constables punching two men.

The video, posted across several social media sites, opens with a TTC special constable appearing to punch a man in the stomach as he kneels face down on a subway platform. 147 more words


One of two brothers wanted for murder of 17-year-old Trevor Seraphine arrested

One of two brothers wanted for the murder of 17-year-old Trevor Seraphine is now in police custody.

The teen was shot on March 21 in front of 44 Willowridge Dr., an apartment building near Eglinton Ave. 181 more words


'Improper reversing' number one cause of Toronto police collisions

Toronto police vehicles face many perils on city roads, from chasing after suspects to driving through red lights. But the number one reason for collisions on the force is something much more mundane. 496 more words


Toronto sex trafficking suspects face more charges after 2nd victim comes forward

WATCH: Toronto Police update investigation into human trafficking, sex ring

TORONTO – Toronto police have laid additional charges against three Toronto suspects allegedly involved in a sex trafficking ring after another underage victim came forward to authorities this month. 298 more words


Occasional TDSB teacher charged with child porn offences

TORONTO – An occasional teacher with the Toronto District School Board and part-time tutor has been arrested and charged in connection with a child pornography investigation, police say. 193 more words


Toronto police bring back carding with 'community engagement' policies

Carding, the controversial police practice suspended by Chief Bill Blair, is back.

New procedures governing “community engagement,” released by Blair at a Friday news conference, lack the transparency and educational rights-based approach first sought by the Toronto Police Services Board as well as activists, lawyers and youth advocates. 1,029 more words


Two police officers injured after vehicle collision in Etobicoke

TORONTO- Two police officers were taken to hospital following a traffic accident in the city’s west-end Sunday evening, paramedics confirmed.

Police say the officers were in pursuit of a stolen vehicle when their cruiser collided with the stolen car, identified as a Honda, on Emmett Avenue near Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue W. 67 more words