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Brampton crash sends one vehicle into hydro pole, three police cruisers involved

BRAMPTON, Ont. — Two people are in hospital following a collision in Brampton, Ont. involving three police cruisers. Peel Regional Police say the crash just before 5:30 a.m.
Masking alone wouldn't have eased respiratory virus surge in the fall: PHO document

Masking alone wouldn't have eased respiratory virus surge in the fall: PHO document

TORONTO — Introducing a mask mandate when respiratory viruses surged in the fall may not have eased the crush on pediatric hospitals, a Public Health Ontario science brief obtained by The Canadian Press concludes.
Victim identified in alleged hit-and-run which police are treating as a homicide

Victim identified in alleged hit-and-run which police are treating as a homicide

Toronto police say an alleged hit-and-run that left one man dead in the city's east end is now being treated as a homicide. They say officers were called to the area of Danforth and Cedarvale Avenues shortly before 4 a.m.
Calls grow to declare Toronto homelessness a public health crisis after extreme cold

Calls grow to declare Toronto homelessness a public health crisis after extreme cold

TORONTO — Councillors in Toronto are set to consider keeping warming centres open 24-7 for the rest of the winter amid growing calls for homelessness to be declared a public health crisis in the city.

TTC assault latest incident involving attacks on city's transit system

Toronto police are investigating another attack that took place on the city's transit system. Police say officers were called to the Toronto Transit Commission's Eglinton West station bus terminal at 2 a.m. Sunday for reports of an assault.
Police investigating after two people found dead in home east of Toronto

Police investigating after two people found dead in home east of Toronto

BOWMANVILLE, Ont. — Durham Regional Police Service says they are investigating after two people were found dead in a home east of Toronto. Officers responded shortly after 2 p.m.
Ontario's Special Investigations Unit investigating death of man in Barrie, Ont.

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit investigating death of man in Barrie, Ont.

BARRIE, Ont. — Ontario's police watchdog says it is investigating the death of a man following an interaction with police north of Toronto.
Marit Stiles officially confirmed as Ontario NDP leader by majority vote

Marit Stiles officially confirmed as Ontario NDP leader by majority vote

TORONTO — Marit Stiles officially became the new leader of the Ontario NDP on Saturday after a majority of party members voted in favour of the lone candidate.
Advocates say Toronto warming centres at capacity as extreme cold grips the province

Advocates say Toronto warming centres at capacity as extreme cold grips the province

TORONTO — Extreme cold gripped much of Ontario on Friday, prompting warnings from Environment Canada, while homeless advocates said warming centres in Toronto were at capacity during the frigid conditions.
Toronto police issue arrest warrant in death of former CBC journalist

Toronto police issue arrest warrant in death of former CBC journalist

Toronto police have identified a suspect in the random assault that killed longtime CBC producer Michael Finlay, an investigator with the force said Friday as he pleaded with the wanted man to turn himself in. Det.