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Media advisory,
Saturday, February 24, 2018, 11:30 a.m.,
Sunnyside Beach – Budapest Park, 1575 Lake Shore Boulevard West,
Toronto Police Service participates in
Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

Broadcast time: 04:59
Saturday, February 24, 2018

Corporate Communications

On Saturday, February 24, 2018, at 11:30 a.m., members of the Toronto Police Service will participate in their second annual Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics Ontario.

Joined by other police services, law enforcement partners, members of the public and athletes from the Special Olympics, members of the Service will take the plunge at Sunnyside Beach, 1575 Lake Shore Boulevard West.

As supporters of the Special Olympics for the last 31 years and as original organizers and participants in the Law Enforcement Torch Run, the Polar Plunge is the next fundraising step for the Toronto Police Service family.

Check-in for participants will be at 11 a.m., with opening ceremonies, including remarks from Chief Mark Saunders, starting at 11:30 a.m. The plunge takes place at noon.

To register for the plunge and start your own personal fundraising, please click here. For more information, please contact Constable Ryan Park at 416-808-0121 or

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Lyndsey Adams, Corporate Communications