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Media Advisory,
Sunday, June 10, 2018, 3 p.m.,
Winners announced at Toronto Police Hackathon,
Ryerson University,
341 Yonge Street

Broadcast time: 13:30
Sunday, June 10, 2018

Strategy Management

On Sunday, June 11, at 3 p.m., at Ryerson University, Mayor John Tory, will help announce the winners of the first ever Toronto Police Service hackathon, #HackTPS, in Ryerson’s DMZ.

After 48 hours of creating information sharing technology to help enhance community safety in Toronto, 150 developers, designers and innovators will wait to hear whether their innovation will win them $10,000 and the chance to turn their idea into an app with the support of TPS. Engaging the communities is an important element in the Toronto Police Service’s continued efforts to keep Toronto the safest city in North America.

WHAT: Toronto Police Service Hackathon/#HackTPS

WHEN: Sunday, June 11 at 3 p.m. Media sign in begins at 2:30 p.m.

WHERE: DMZ Sandbox at Ryerson University
341 Yonge Street, Room 312
Toronto, ON, M5B 1S1

Toronto Police Service
Sandra Buckler
Strategic Communications at Toronto Police
647 535 8693

Ahmed Saleh
Public Relations, the DMZ at Ryerson University
647 622 8674

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Meaghan Gray, Corporate Communications