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Championing Mental Health

Office of the Chief


Lanie Schachter-Snipper, the head of Mental Health & Wellbeing at Toronto Police Service, is the recipient of this year’s Canada Beyond the Blue Champions of Change Leadership Award. Chief Myron Demkiw made the presentation at this year’s gala for the charitable organization that strengthens and supports police service members, both...

Honouring Resiliency of Indigenous Peoples

Office of the Chief
To mark the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, Toronto Police Service members raised the Every Child Matters flag at police headquarters. The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is observed on September 30. The day is set aside to honour the healing journey of Residential School survivors and their...

Commendations for TPS, Community

51 Division
Corporate Communications
Traffic Services


In his 23 years on the job, Sergeant Dean Rodney has been involved in physical confrontations when responding to emergencies and trying to make arrests. “This comes with the work you do,” he said, of having to fend off an assault. Facing a suspect with a knife in a Scarborough...

Students Learn to Recognize Human Trafficking

31 Division
Community Partnerships and Engagement Unit
Grade Nine students were empowered with information on how to recognize human trafficking to prevent victimization. The Community Partnerships & Engagement unit have partnered with Neighbourhood Community Officers to reach students to hear the presentation from Victim Services Toronto (VST). VST Community Development Coordinator, Jasminder Sekhon, spoke to students at...

Celebrating Lifesaving Police Dog

Office of the Chief
Police Dog Services
A police dog who saved the lives of fellow officers was honoured by hundreds of law enforcement members, including 75 Police K-9 teams from across the province who lined a procession route. Police Service Dog Bingo, who was fatally shot while searching for a murder suspect on July 25, was...

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