Sexual Assault Investigation,
Colin Ramsay, 45,
Teacher Faces Five Charges
Broadcast time: 11:30
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Case #: 2020-1217528
The Toronto Police Service would like make the public aware of an arrest made in a sexual assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- between January and June of 2020, a man befriended a 17-year-old girl
- they communicated in-person and on telecommunications devices
- the man sexually assaulted the girl
On Friday, July 10, 2020, members of the Sex Crimes – Child & Youth Advocacy Centre arrested Colin Ramsay, 45, of Toronto.
He is charged with:
1. Two counts of Sexual Assault
2. Two counts of Sexual Exploitation
3. Luring a Child
He is a teacher with the Toronto District School Board and has taught at George Vanier Secondary School since 2007.
Investigators are concerned there may be other victims.
He is scheduled to appear in court, at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Thursday, September 17, 2020, at 1 p.m., in room 301.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2922, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes website.
The CYAC was opened in October 2013 and is comprised of specialized child abuse investigators from the Toronto Police Service, in collaboration with members of the Catholic Children's Aid Society, the Children's Aid Society of Toronto, the Hospital for Sick Children's Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect Program (SCAN), Radius Child & Youth Services, and Boost Child & Youth Advocacy Centre.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca
Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Melanie Lantaigne, Sex Crimes Unit.