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Friday, 27 November 2020

Weekly Crime Summary (November 19 - November 25)

November 19 - November 25, 2020 (click to enlarge)
The following is a summary of crimes which have been reported in the Central Etobicoke area during the previous week. These are front-line reports published by the Toronto Police Service via the Toronto Police YTD Crime App. The following details are subject to change as each case is more thoroughly investigated by the Toronto Police.

If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about one of these crimes, please contact the Police.

By standing together as a community and looking out for our fellow neighbours, we can dissuade these types of crimes from occurring where we live, where we work and where we raise our families.


Weekly Crime Summary (November 19 - November 25, 2020):

Kingsway South » Park Lawn Cemetery
Auto Theft (House) near Wendover Rd. / King Georges Rd.
Saturday, November 21, 2020, at 6:00 pm

Kingsway South » Birchview Boulevard Parkette
Break-and-Enter (Commercial) near Thompson Ave. / Bloor St. West
Monday, November 21, 2020, at 2:00 am

Thefts from Vehicles: We have not yet received any reported thefts from vehicles in Central Etobicoke this week. Please note, that thefts from vehicles tend to be under-reported. If you have had something stolen from your vehicle, please report it to the Police.


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.

Disclaimer: The above addresses do not show the exact locations of occurrences, as incidents on the Toronto Police Crime App have been randomly offset in order to protect victim privacy. The purpose of this report is to give community members more awareness of crime events in their area and to emphasize the importance of reporting such crimes. 

Friday, 20 November 2020

Weekly Crime Summary (November 12 - November 18)

November 12 - November 18, 2020 (click to enlarge)
The following is a summary of crimes which have been reported in the Central Etobicoke area during the previous week. These are front-line reports published by the Toronto Police Service via the Toronto Police YTD Crime App. The following details are subject to change as each case is more thoroughly investigated by the Toronto Police.

If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about one of these crimes, please contact the Police.

By standing together as a community and looking out for our fellow neighbours, we can dissuade these types of crimes from occurring where we live, where we work and where we raise our families.


Weekly Crime Summary (November 12 - November 18, 2020):

Princess - Rosethorn » Princess Margaret Park
Break-and-Enter (House) near Appledale Rd. / Firwood Cres.
Friday, November 13, 2020, at 3:00 am

Princess - Rosethorn » Glen Agar Park
Break-and-Enter (Outside) near Martin Grove Rd. / Millburn Dr.
Friday, November 13, 2020, at 6:00 am

Edenbridge - Humber Valley » Humbertown Park
Break-and-Enter (House) near The Kingsway / Canterbury Cres.
Saturday, November 14, 2020, at 11:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » East Mall Park
Robbery (Commercial) near The East Mall / Cantle Path
Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at 2:00 pm

Edenbridge - Humber Valley » Buttonwood Park
Break-and-Enter (House) near North Dr. / Woodcrest Dr.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at 6:00 pm

Edenbridge - Humber Valley » Hilldowntree Parkette
Auto Theft (House) near Wimbleton Cres. / Wimbleton Rd.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at 9:00 pm

Thefts from Vehicles: We have not yet received any reported thefts from vehicles in Central Etobicoke this week. Please note, that thefts from vehicles tend to be under-reported. If you have had something stolen from your vehicle, please report it to the Police.


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.

Disclaimer: The above addresses do not show the exact locations of occurrences, as incidents on the Toronto Police Crime App have been randomly offset in order to protect victim privacy. The purpose of this report is to give community members more awareness of crime events in their area and to emphasize the importance of reporting such crimes. 

Friday, 13 November 2020

Weekly Crime Summary (November 5 - November 11)

November 5 - November 11, 2020 (click to enlarge)
The following is a summary of crimes which have been reported in the Central Etobicoke area during the previous week. These are front-line reports published by the Toronto Police Service via the Toronto Police YTD Crime App. The following details are subject to change as each case is more thoroughly investigated by the Toronto Police.

If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about one of these crimes, please contact the Police.

By standing together as a community and looking out for our fellow neighbours, we can dissuade these types of crimes from occurring where we live, where we work and where we raise our families.


Weekly Crime Summary (November 5 - November 11, 2020):

Islington - City Centre West » Greenfield Park
Auto Theft (Outside) near Shaver Ave. South / Bloor St. West
Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 6:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » Cloverdale Park
Break-and-Enter (House) near Harjolyn Dr. / Kebral Ave.
Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 11:00 am

Princess - Rosethorn » Thorncrest Village
Robbery (Outside) near Cedarland Dr. / Rathburn Rd.
Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 7:00 pm

Kingsway South » Humbertown Park
Auto Theft (Outside) near Princeton Rd. / Valiant Rd.
Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 6:00 pm

Edenbridge - Humber Valley » Hilldowntree Parkette
Auto Theft (House) near Bromley Cres. / Hilldowntree Rd.
Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 9:00 pm

West Deane » West Deane Park
Auto Theft (Other) near Archerhill Dr. / West Deane Park Dr.
Saturday, November 7, 2020, at 7:00 pm

Islington - City Centre West » East Mall Park
Break-and-Enter (Apartment) near The East Mall / Valhalla Inn Rd.
Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at 1:00 am

Princess - Rosethorn » Thorncrest Village
Auto Theft (House) near Abilene Dr. / Aylesbury Rd.
Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at 6:00 am

Thefts from Vehicles: We have not yet received any reported thefts from vehicles in Central Etobicoke this week. Please note, that thefts from vehicles tend to be under-reported. If you have had something stolen from your vehicle, please report it to the Police.


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.

Disclaimer: The above addresses do not show the exact locations of occurrences, as incidents on the Toronto Police Crime App have been randomly offset in order to protect victim privacy. The purpose of this report is to give community members more awareness of crime events in their area and to emphasize the importance of reporting such crimes. 

Tuesday, 10 November 2020

Weekly Crime Summary (October 29 - November 4)

October 29 - November 4, 2020 (click to enlarge)
The following is a summary of crimes which have been reported in the Central Etobicoke area during the previous week. These are front-line reports published by the Toronto Police Service via the Toronto Police YTD Crime App. The following details are subject to change as each case is more thoroughly investigated by the Toronto Police.

If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about one of these crimes, please contact the Police.

By standing together as a community and looking out for our fellow neighbours, we can dissuade these types of crimes from occurring where we live, where we work and where we raise our families.


Weekly Crime Summary (October 29 - November 4, 2020):

Edenbridge - Humber Valley » Scarlett Woods Golf Course
Auto Theft (House) near Edenbridge Dr. / Allanhurst Dr.
Tuesday, November 3, 2020, at 4:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » Six Points Plaza
Auto Theft (House) near Botfield Ave. / Mervyn Ave.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at 11:00 pm

Thefts from Vehicles: We have not yet received any reported thefts from vehicles in Central Etobicoke this week. Please note, that thefts from vehicles tend to be under-reported. If you have had something stolen from your vehicle, please report it to the Police.


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.

Disclaimer: The above addresses do not show the exact locations of occurrences, as incidents on the Toronto Police Crime App have been randomly offset in order to protect victim privacy. The purpose of this report is to give community members more awareness of crime events in their area and to emphasize the importance of reporting such crimes. 

Friday, 30 October 2020

Weekly Crime Summary (October 22 - October 28)

October 22 - October 28, 2020 (click to enlarge)
The following is a summary of crimes which have been reported in the Central Etobicoke area during the previous week. These are front-line reports published by the Toronto Police Service via the Toronto Police YTD Crime App. The following details are subject to change as each case is more thoroughly investigated by the Toronto Police.

If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about one of these crimes, please contact the Police.

By standing together as a community and looking out for our fellow neighbours, we can dissuade these types of crimes from occurring where we live, where we work and where we raise our families.


Weekly Crime Summary (October 22 - October 28, 2020):

Islington - City Centre West » Wedgewood Park
Auto Theft (House) near Ashbourne Dr. / Gaylord Ave.
Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 11:00 pm

Edenbridge - Humber Valley » Scarlett Woods Golf Course
Robbery (Commercial) near Scarlett Rd. / Edenbridge Dr.
Sunday, October 25, 2020, at 12:00 am (midnight)

Islington - City Centre West » Wedgewood Park
Auto Theft (House) near Charleston Rd. / Rockfield Dr.
Monday, October 26, 2020, at 2:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » Six Points Plaza
Break-and-Enter (Commercial) near Acorn Ave. / Bloor St. West
Monday, October 26, 2020, at 8:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » Six Points Plaza
Auto Theft (House) near Prennan Ave. / Mattice Ave.
Monday, October 26, 2020, at 7:00 pm

Princess - Rosethorn » Lloyd Manor Park
Theft Over $5,000 (House) near Ashford Dr. / Princess Margaret Blvd.
Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at 2:00 pm

Islington - City Centre West » Six Points Plaza
Auto Theft (House) near Botfield Ave. / Mervyn Ave.
Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at 12:00 am (midnight)

Thefts from Vehicles: We have not yet received any reported thefts from vehicles in Central Etobicoke this week. Please note, that thefts from vehicles tend to be under-reported. If you have had something stolen from your vehicle, please report it to the Police.


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.

Disclaimer: The above addresses do not show the exact locations of occurrences, as incidents on the Toronto Police Crime App have been randomly offset in order to protect victim privacy. The purpose of this report is to give community members more awareness of crime events in their area and to emphasize the importance of reporting such crimes. 

Friday, 23 October 2020

Weekly Crime Summary (October 15 - October 21)

October 15 - October 21, 2020 (click to enlarge)
The following is a summary of crimes which have been reported in the Central Etobicoke area during the previous week. These are front-line reports published by the Toronto Police Service via the Toronto Police YTD Crime App. The following details are subject to change as each case is more thoroughly investigated by the Toronto Police.

If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about one of these crimes, please contact the Police.

By standing together as a community and looking out for our fellow neighbours, we can dissuade these types of crimes from occurring where we live, where we work and where we raise our families.


Weekly Crime Summary (October 15 - October 21, 2020):

Kingsway South » Lambton - Kingsway Park
Break-and-Enter (Other) near Dunedin Dr. / Government Rd.
Thursday, October 15, 2020, at 4:00 pm

Kingsway South » Lambton - Kingsway Park
Break-and-Enter (House) near Dunedin Dr. / Shand Ave.
Friday, October 16, 2020, at 12:00 am (midnight)

Islington - City Centre West » Kipling Subway Station
Shooting (Other) near Poplar Ave. / Dundas St. West
Saturday, October 17, 2020, at 1:00 am

Kingsway South » Park Lawn Cemetery
Break-and-Enter (Other) near Elsfield Rd. / Bloor St. West
Saturday, October 17, 2020, at 7:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » Cronin Park
Auto Theft (House) near Laurel Ave. / Lorene Dr.
Sunday, October 18, 2020, at 11:00 pm

West Deane » Heathercrest Park
Auto Theft (House) near Storey Cres. / Dewitt Rd.
Monday, October 19, 2020, at 2:00 am

Islington - City Centre West » Rosethorn Park
Auto Theft (House) near Burrows Ave. / Tasker Rd.
Monday, October 19, 2020, at 5:00 pm

Islington - City Centre West » Rosethorn Park
Auto Theft (House) near Hillcroft Dr. / Tasker Rd.
Monday, October 19, 2020, at 5:00 pm

Princess - Rosethorn » Eglinton West Trail
Auto Theft (House) near Princess Anne Cres. / Cheviot Pl.
Monday, October 19, 2020, at 11:00 pm

Islington - City Centre West » Six Points Plaza
Auto Theft (Outside) near Jopling Ave. / Bloor St. West
Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 1:00 pm

Islington - City Centre West » Smithwood Park
Auto Theft (House) near Smithwood Dr. / Belgrove Dr.
Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 6:00 am

Princess - Rosethorn » Princess Margaret Park
Break-and-Enter (House) near Twyford Rd. / The Kingsway
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 9:00 am

Princess - Rosethorn » Throncrest Village
Break-and-Enter, Theft Over $5,000 (House) near Pheasant Ln. / Pheasant Ln.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 1:00 pm

Kingsway South » Old Mill Subway Station
Theft Over $5,000 (Outside) near Old Mill Trl. / Old Mill Rd.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 3:00 pm

Islington - City Centre West » Tom Riley Park
Auto Theft (Outside) near Cordova Ave. / Mabelle Ave.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 7:00 pm

Princess - Rosethorn » Princess Margaret Park
Auto Theft (House) near Aylesbury Rd. / Twyford Rd.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 11:00 pm

Thefts from Vehicles: We have not yet received any reported thefts from vehicles in Central Etobicoke this week. Please note, that thefts from vehicles tend to be under-reported. If you have had something stolen from your vehicle, please report it to the Police.


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.

Disclaimer: The above addresses do not show the exact locations of occurrences, as incidents on the Toronto Police Crime App have been randomly offset in order to protect victim privacy. The purpose of this report is to give community members more awareness of crime events in their area and to emphasize the importance of reporting such crimes. 

Monday, 19 October 2020

Carjacking / Shooting near Kipling Ave. / Bloor St. West

Please note, the Toronto Police Integrated Gun & Gang Task Force is investigating a carjacking and shooting incident which occurred near Kipling Ave. / Bloor Sr. West on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at approximately 2:00 am.
The Toronto Police Service, Centralized Shooting Response Team, would like to update the public on a carjacking/shooting investigation.

It is alleged that:
  • on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at approximately 2:00 am, a man stole a vehicle from a delivery driver in the Kipling Avenue and Bloor Street West area
  • when confronted by the delivery driver, the man produced a firearm and drove away
  • the man pointed a firearm at two people while driving
  • the man crashed the vehicle a short distance away into a parked construction vehicle
  • the man then fled on foot, still armed with the firearm
  • the man attempted to enter a building located at 5343 Dundas Street West, but could not do so as the building was locked
  • the man then fired multiple shots into the window of the building door to gain access
  • officers heard the gunshots as they arrived on scene
  • officers confronted the man, who then pointed the firearm at officers
  • the man was arrested after a short standoff with officers
  • a semi-automatic pistol was recovered
The man was taken to hospital for minor injuries sustained when breaking the window of the building.

Ismail Patel, 22, of Hamilton, was charged with:
  1. Robbery with a firearm
  2. Have face masked/disguised
  3. Occupy motor vehicle with firearm
  4. Possess property or thing obtained by crime/not exceeding $5000
  5. Dangerous Operation
  6. Four counts of Point Firearm
  7. Use Firearm/Commit Indictable offence
  8. Discharge Firearm into a place/reckless to others
  9. Break Enter and Commit place other than dwelling
  10. Possess Restricted or Prohibited Firearm without holding a licence and registration certificate
  11. Possess Firearm other than restricted or Prohibited firearm knowingly not holding a licence
  12. Possess loaded regulated firearm
  13. Possess firearm with altered serial number
  14. Possess firearm, obtained by crime
  15. Two counts of Possess firearm, while prohibited
  16. Breach of probation
  17. Possess property or thing obtained by crime/exceeding $5000
  18. Personation to avoid arrest/prosecution or obstruct justice
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police at 416-808-2500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

View Police Report »

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.