Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 2:26 PM
53 Division: 416-808-5300
The Toronto Police Service would like to remind the public to remain vigilant, and to secure their property, particularly with summer approaching.
In recent weeks, there has been a noticeable increase in residential break-and-enters in the mid-town neighbourhoods in 53 Division.
It is reported that:
- unknown person(s) have gained entry, or attempted to gain entry, into multiple residential homes through unlocked back doors at night
Anyone who sees someone or something suspicious, on or around their property, is encouraged to call 9-1-1 immediately.
Homeowners are being advised to make sure that their doors and windows are locked and alarms activated before they go to bed. Homeowners are also being advised to ensure that their vehicles and bicycles are locked and secured. Homeowners are also encouraged to register their bicycles online with the Toronto Police Service.
If you have further questions, please contact 53 Division Crime Prevention Officers Constables Timothy Somers at 416-808-5337 or Alex Li at 416-808-5308.
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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable