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Friday, July 8, 2016

Rising Number of Break-and-Enter Incidents

Please be aware that Police officers at 22 Division are reporting an increased number of Break-and-Enter incidents in the Central and South Etobicoke.
The Toronto Police Service would like to remind the public to remain vigilant and to lock their doors and windows at night.

In recent weeks, there has been a noticeable increase in residential Break-and-Enters in the Central and South Etobicoke area.

It is reported that:
  • an unknown person or persons has gained entry into multiple residential homes through unlocked doors and windows

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police at 416-808-2200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416−222−TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

View Police Report »

The Toronto Police Service has a number of online resources available with tips for securing your home, which you can read or download at: torontopolice.on.ca/crimeprevention

We have also published a number of notes collected from meetings with Police officers at 22 Division, including many security tips specific to the Central Etobicoke area, which you can read at: centraletobicokewatch.blogspot.ca/2016/04/important-security-tips-from-22-division.html

For more general security tips, please see the Security Tips section on our web site.
If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, please contact the Police.
If you see a crime in progress, please call 9-1-1 immediately.