Toronto Police Services Board

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Five community organizers offer insight on how Canada’s largest school board should address safety and inclusion for its most marginalized students more

Nov 27, 2017 4:45 PM News 2 Comments


R. Jeanette Martin

Toronto's Bryn Hendricks wants an alternative to the Pride Parade, but no one else seems to care more

Jun 13, 2017 8:00 AM News 4 Comments

Andy Pringle doesn't want to ask police chief why his officers are not doing more to exercise discretion when it comes to laying charges for small amounts of marijuana more

May 16, 2017 12:24 PM News 1 Comments

In pushing out Cole, the paper has dishonoured the work of its pioneering reporters who had documented the harms of police carding – and lost its strongest voice on race issues, writes Landsberg more

May 15, 2017 9:09 AM News 14 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

Former chief Bill Blair was all for purging info collected on innocent people - most of them young Black men - during street checks, so why has Mark Saunders reneged? more

Apr 27, 2017 3:21 PM News


Joel Duff

Like glossy pitch for miracle drug, Mark Saunders's action plan for modernizing policing is full of buzzwords but short on specifics more

Feb 1, 2017 6:00 PM News 1 Comments


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Part of John Tory's answer to rising policing costs is to give them less work and hand traffic duties over to TTC enforcement officers more

Jan 18, 2017 5:20 PM News 1 Comments

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Chief does aboutface on militaristic colour scheme for new police cruisers – raising more questions about his judgment more

Nov 16, 2016 6:12 PM News 5 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

His move follows a series of NOW articles questioning the dual roles more

Nov 16, 2016 3:58 PM News 2 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

He also declines to condemn Leitch's Conservative leadership campaign, which is being run by his own election strategist more

Nov 2, 2016 2:59 PM News 7 Comments


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It shows "terrible judgment," says lawyer Howard Morton more

Oct 12, 2016 7:30 PM News 2 Comments


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Are these devices really the answer to racial profiling or more about protecting cops? more

Sep 21, 2016 8:00 PM News 1 Comments


Cheol Joon Baek

Media pundits who still believe in Elmer the Elephant are lapping up assurances that change is nigh, but the truth is the mayor is just not that into the kind of radical shift needed to modernize policing. more

Feb 25, 2016 6:07 PM News 3 Comments

No detailed document on how the force plans to spend $1 billion seems to exist more

Feb 24, 2016 5:50 PM News 1 Comments

Half a dozen potential savings identified in KPMG's review of Toronto police more

Feb 24, 2016 5:49 PM News 1 Comments

Would he have made a meaningful difference had he won the chief's job, given Toronto police's resistance to change? more

Feb 24, 2016 5:48 PM News


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If the initial one-line announcement of his departure was odd, the superlatives in the Police Services Board's official statement were sarcastic praise for a man who was rejected for the chief's job more

Feb 24, 2016 5:46 PM News 2 Comments


Michelle da Silva

Access to Information request reveals cops conducting thousands of “status checks” on undocumented immigrants, despite “don’t ask” policy more

Feb 11, 2016 9:30 AM News 4 Comments

Public health workers worry that police involvement in street-outreach pilot will discourage drug users from accessing life-saving services more

Feb 3, 2016 7:05 PM News 10 Comments