Police

TDSB cancels School Resource Officer program; activist says mayor’s relationship with radical black activists...

Nov. 23, 2017 The TDSB voted to end the School Resource Officer program, which saw police officers stationed in Toronto schools, on Tuesday night, ending...

Day-long debate at council about Pride Toronto

May 26, 2017 After a day-long debate, Toronto city council moved forward to give Pride Toronto, the organization that produces the Pride parade and other...

Pride requests no police uniforms, weapons or vehicles at parade — but officers are...

May 8, 2017 Organizers from Pride Toronto were at city hall on Monday to speak about the importance of $260,000 of municipal funding for their...

Police transformation like “eating an elephant”

Feb. 23, 2017 The Toronto Police Board met on Thursday to approve the Transformation Task Force report, which aims to modernize the police force. However,...
Richard Pietro at TPSB Dec 19

Details of plan for police open-data portal pushed to new year

Dec 19, 2016 How the Toronto Police Board will address the issue of “open data” will be made clear in the mayor’s transformation task force...

Police body cameras

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 Police body cameras report introduced at Police Board meeting, will be considered next month. The presentation on the the body camera...

Toronto Police task force calls for big changes and innovation

June 16, 2016 Toronto Police task force calls for big changes and innovation. The mayor’s task force released its first report, calling for a shift in...

Did city council just ask Toronto Police to spend more money?

City Council meeting, June 2016 Did city council just ask Toronto Police to spend more money? City council passed a motion asking the Toronto Police Services Board to...

Paid-duty officers

April 18, 2016 Paid-duty officers. Councillors called for an end to a system that awards paid-duty police officers their regular pay for directing traffic at...