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Toronto Police Releases Podcast Episodes 20 and 21 with Obie & Ax Inc.,
24 Shades of Blue features Police Dog Services and the Marine Unit



Broadcast time: 16:00
Date: Friday, January 7, 2022
Unit: Corporate Communications
Phone: 416-808-7100

The Toronto Police Service has launched episodes 20 and 21 of the 24 Shades of Blue podcast with Obie & Ax.

Episode 20 features Constable Kevin Lee, Community Service Officer for the Marine Unit. Kevin brings you on site for the training and responsibilities of the unit tasked under the Police Services Act to provide policing services to all bodies of water in and around Toronto. His colleagues work 24/7, 365 days a year doing regular patrols of the city's waterfront and providing assistance to divisions on cases involving missing people, discarded evidence, and water safety.

Click here for Kevin's episode.

Episode 21 features Training Constable John Massey of Police Dog Services and brings you on site for the training the dogs go through to become valuable Service assets when it comes to recovering firearms and illicit drugs, locating suspects and explosive materials, and finding missing people. Police dogs and their partners are called upon every single day to support frontline and investigative policing functions.

Click here for John's episode.

All episodes of 24 Shades of Blue can be found on Google Podcasts, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, YouTube, and many other places podcasts can be found.

Obie & Ax podcasts are available to 70 million followers across North America and tackle top news stories, mental health & addiction, entrepreneurship and celebrity interviews. A portion of their equity is owned by the Sick Kids Foundation and they have a distinguished Advisory Board, including Michelle Romanow from Dragon’s Den.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Meaghan Gray, Corporate Communications




Toronto Police Releases Podcast Episodes 20 and 21 with Obie & Ax Inc.,
24 Shades of Blue features Police Dog Services and the Marine Unit



Constable Kevin Lee, Marine Unit
Above: Constable Kevin Lee, Marine Unit




Toronto Police Releases Podcast Episodes 20 and 21 with Obie & Ax Inc.,
24 Shades of Blue features Police Dog Services and the Marine Unit



Training Constable John Massey, Police Dog Services
Above: Training Constable John Massey, Police Dog Services