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Choosing Service Over Self

Phuntsok Chomphel chose policing as a way give back to the city that welcomed him to new life in the best way he can. “This is the only Service I sent an application to because Toronto welcomed me with open arms,” he said. “Now, it is time to give back...

Arrests in Surging Pharmacy Robberies



Toronto Police have made 10 arrests in a string of armed robberies targeting pharmacies between December 2022 and February 2023. The investigation involved 26 robberies in the 10-week period. Of the 10 arrests, six were young people under the age of 18 and two were 14 years old. They face...

Peaking Awareness for Mental Health

51 Division
For Toronto Police Detective Tom Comeau, there are similarities in facing mental health challenges and ascending a mountain. “Trekking and climbing at extreme altitude while being away from your family is akin to the difficulties law enforcement personnel can suffer when dealing with their own mountain of stress,” he said....

Drugs, Cash Seized After Robbery

53 Division
A gunpoint robbery investigation in 53 Division on January 15 led police to recover four loaded firearms and seize drugs and cash. Detective J. Daniel Kraehling of the Major Crime Unit (MCU) said the victim called a man she knew to buy cocaine in the early morning hours. It’s alleged...

Chief Takes Plunge for Amazing Athletes

Community Partnerships and Engagement Unit
Office of the Chief
Chief Myron Demkiw has put himself in a precariously cold position in support of the 2023 Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ontario. The Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ontario sees participants get doused, dunked and sprayed with cold water, slush and snow to raise money for...

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