Community Crime Alerts

Public safety alert, Potential sexual offender, Break-and-enter increase

posted Jun 28, 2012, 10:45 AM by Chris Kerrigan

Toronto Police Service
News Release

Public safety alert, Potential sexual offender, Break-and-enter increase

Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 12:42 PM
22 Division

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an increase of break-and-enters in the area bordered by Eglinton Avenue West-The Queensway-Kipling Avenue-Royal York Road area.

It is reported that:

- on Thursday, June 28, 2012, just after 3 a.m., a man removed a mesh screen and entered a home on Fernalroy Boulevard through a living room window

- a 54-year-old woman was in her bedroom and heard the suspect in the home

- she called out to him thinking it was her daughter who was also home at the time

- the suspect pushed open the woman's bedroom door and grabbed the woman by the throat and pushed her onto the bed

- the woman struggled and ran out of the room to call police

- the suspect was seen getting into a waiting vehicle which drove south on Norsman Street

The suspect is described as white, 5'10", 150-169 lbs., , dark brown hair, wearing black pants, grey shirt, and wearing a black face mask.

The vehicle is described as a blue sedan.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook.

Constable Wendy Drummond, Corporate Communications, for Detective Bruno Miron, 22 Division

There are no files attached to this release.

22 Division TPS Links: Community Automated Notification System

posted Apr 5, 2012, 12:14 PM by Chris Kerrigan   [ updated Apr 5, 2012, 12:17 PM ]

The Toronto Police Service (TPS) has launched the “TPSlinks” system, which is a community automated notification system that delivers vital information to residents and business owners within the city of Toronto through your choice of email, voice or text messaging. Message types can be self-selected and include Road Closures, Community Events, Information Alerts, Amber Alerts, Missing Persons, Emergency Incidents, Neighbourhood Crime Alerts, Severe Weather Alerts, Threats to School Safety, Marine & Water Safety and Crime Prevention Information. To learn more about TPSlinks and to register, go to and click on the TPSlinks Community Message banner on the TPS Home Page. Note: The city-wide TPSlinks replaces the 22 Div Automated Telephone Dialler and 22 Div “Neighbourhood Update” email notification system. The monthly 22 Div Community Bulletin is a separate initiative and is still being published.You can register by sending an email to or 22 Division

Community Alert from Humber Valley School

posted Apr 5, 2012, 6:09 AM by Chris Kerrigan   [ updated Apr 9, 2012, 11:41 AM ]

Community Alert from Mrs. Bois

It has been brought to our attention that on Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:45 a.m. a woman in our neighbourhood was followed by a man in a white Mercedes SUV.  The SUV followed her to her home on Rockingham (off of Remington), pulled into her driveway and rolled down his window to “ask for directions”, when she approached he exposed himself.

Please remind children about street proofing rules, etc.

The man is of olive complexion, early 30s with a brush cut.

Please be assured that the police are investigating this incident.

Susan Bois
HVVS Principal

UDATE TO THIS STORY:  22 Division has arrested a suspect this morning as a result of their investigation.  He is currently awaiting charges.

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