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Facebook: A week in review

An aggregate of Facebook posts made by our members in the past week can be found below. Latest posts are at the top:

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GraffitiBMXCop
Rain didn't stop a celebration of The Esplanade Neighbourhood Saturday July 19, 2014 for the unveiling of the The Esplanade Basketball Court mural led by Jamii Esplanade and ProAction Cops & Kids along with several other community partners including StART Toronto (Street Art Toronto) Chorus and The Trillium Foundation. Special thanks to Isorine Marc for pulling everything together! The day was a magnificent celebration of community. Thanks to 51 Division Toronto Police Service TAVIS officers for supporting the project.


The Esplanade Basketball Court Mural
Rain didn't stop a celebration of The Esplanade Neighbourhood Saturday July 19, 2014 for the unveiling of the The Esplanade Basketball Court mural led by @[100002235058840:2048:Jamii Esplanade] and @[166400136713703:274:ProAction Cops & Kids] along with several other community partners including StART Toronto (Street Art Toronto) Chorus and The Trillium Foundation. Special thanks to @[661215193:2048:Isorine Marc] for pulling everything together! The day was a magnificent celebration of community. Thanks to @[157165844364534:274:51 Division Toronto Police Service] TAVIS officers for supporting the project.
4 days ago

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GraffitiBMXCop
Rain or shine 2pm Sat Jul19 The Esplanade & Berkeley St Toronto mural unveiling.. All welcome! Jamii Esplanade ProAction Cops & Kids




4 days ago

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TorontoPolice
2014 Junior Carnival Parade & Festival, Saturday, July 19, 2014, Road closures

On Saturday, July 19, 2014, the Junior Carnival Parade & Festival will take place. The parade will start in the Malvern Community Centre parking lot at 11 a.m. and will be comprised of approximately 2,500 participants (mainly children), nine bands, and 20 vehicles. The conclusion of the parade, will continue with a family-themed festival within Neilson Park until 8 p.m.

Full road closures will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.:

McLevin Avenue and Sewells Road to Pinery Trail from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sewells Road and McLevin Avenue to Neilson Road 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Neilson Road and Sewells Road to Finch Avenue 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Neilson Park Drive and Neilson Road to Blackbird Gate 12 p.m to 3 p.m.

Partial road closures will take place at:

Sewells Road from Neilson Road to McLevin Avenue - the eastbound curb lane will remain open (barricaded).

McLevin Avenue from Sewells Road to Neilson Road - the westbound curb lane will remain open (barricaded).

Neilson Road from #1315 Neilson Road to Tapscott Road - the southbound lanes will remain open.

The Parade Route starts at 11 a.m., from the formation area which will be Malvern Park.

Eastbound on McLevin Avenue (Eastbound Lanes)
Southwest Sewells Road (Westbound Lanes)
Northbound Neilson Road (Northbound Lanes)
Eastbound Neilson Park Drive to the park entrance
The dispersal area will be at Neilson Park Drive

The event will proceed regardless of weather conditions.

The TTC will incur service disruptions during this event. Some bus routes will be maintained while others will be rerouted around the area.

For more news, visit TPSnews.ca ^sm





Photos from Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival's post in JUNIOR CARNIVAL

5 days ago

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TPS53
COMMUNITY EVENT

The 53 Division Community Response Unit held their Annual BBQ to benefit the Ride Don't Hide, Canadian Mental Health Association.

The Faded Genes , a band in which Staff Sergeant Matt Moyer is a member, is holding another event to benefit the same cause. Please come out to support the band and benefit the Ride Don't Hide Program.

For tickets, you can get them from the door or contact Matt, Matthew.Moyer@torontopolice.on.ca or call the Community Response Unit, 416-808-5319.



6 days ago

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TPS55
Police request assistance with stabbing investigation,
Queen Street East and Broadview Avenue area
Info call Detective Constable Michael Petrakis 416-808-5504 or e-mail Michael.Petrakis@TorontoPolice.on.ca or submit anonymous tip to Toronto Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477 or http://222tips.com/ or Text TOR plus you tip to 274637

Broadcast time: 14:52
Friday, July 11, 2014

55 Division
416-808-5500

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance with a stabbing investigation.

On Thursday, July 10, 2014, at 2:55 a.m., police responded to a call for an assault with a weapon in the Queen Street East and Broadview Avenue area.

It is reported that:

- two men, 24 and 22, were walking along Queen Street East

- they were approached by another man who asked for a cigarette

- they refused and kept walking

- the man ran up and stabbed one of them in the arm

- he then fled the scene

- this appeared to be an unprovoked attack

The victim was rushed to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect is white, 22-29, 5'7"-5'11", 140 lbs., short hair, prescription eyeglasses with light-coloured frames, white T-shirt with a symbol or writing on the front and a black baseball cap.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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.

For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.

Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Michael Petrakis, 55 Division



7 days ago

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