SIU investigating after man dies in police custody in Scarborough

Ontario’s police watchdog has been called in to investigate after a 48-year-old man died in police custody in Toronto. In a tweet, the Special Investigations Unit said the man died Thursday morning while in police custody in 43 division, which serves southeast Scarborough. In an email to, Toronto police

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Police seek suspect in assault of crossing guard in Riverside

Published Wednesday, October 13, 2021 4:39PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, October 13, 2021 4:46PM EDT Police have released surveillance camera images of a man who allegedly assaulted a crossing guard in the city’s Riverside neighbourhood last week. Police say that the victim was working at the intersection of Queen Street

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Police release image of vehicle involved in downtown hit-and-run

Toronto police have released the image of an SUV which fled the scene of a downtown collision Friday evening that left a woman seriously injured. Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Wellington Street and University Avenue just after 7 p.m. after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.

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