Girl sexually assaulted by man she met on Toronto subway, police say – Toronto

A teen girl was sexually assaulted by a man she met while traveling on the Toronto subway, police say, and officers are now searching for the suspect. Toronto police said on Jan. 7 at around 9:30 pm, three teen girls befriended a man while they were traveling on the TTC’s Line 2. Police said the … Read more

Police search for 2 after alleged threatening behaviour on Toronto subway – Toronto

Police in Toronto are searching for a man and woman after a member of the public was allegedly threatened on a subway. Toronto police said they were investigating an incident reported on a Line 2 subway between Greenwood and Donlands stations at around 6:30 pm on Oct. 23, 2022. A man and woman were allegedly … Read more

Transit rider recounts ‘completely unprovoked, random attack’ on the way to Toronto subway

A Toronto transit user is recounting a frightening incident just steps away from Sheppard-Yonge subway station that police are actively investigating as an “assault.” On Aug. 9, at around 5 pm, police responded to a call in the Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue area. It was reported that a woman was walking on a sidewalk … Read more

Toronto transit ridership continues to recover, remains lower than pre-pandemic – Toronto

Transit ridership in Toronto continued to stall well below pre-pandemic levels in May, a new report shows. A regular report from the Toronto Transit Commission, which will be considered by its board at a meeting on July 14, said Toronto ridership in May sat at 61 per cent of its pre-pandemic level. A total of … Read more

Man in life-threatening condition following stabbing at Main Street subway station – Toronto

A man has been sent to hospital with serious injuries following a stabbing at a Toronto subway station. In a tweet issued by Toronto police, emergency crews were called to Main Street subway station shortly before 7 pm Friday. There were reports of a confrontation before the stabbing occurred, police said. Toronto paramedics told Global … Read more

Ryerson to be renamed Toronto Metropolitan University

Ryerson University is changing its name to Toronto Metropolitan University following years of outcry from staff, students, the public and Indigenous communities. The school announced the name change Tuesday afternoon following a vote by its board of governors who approved the name. It was recommended by Mohamed Lachemi, the president of the school. “I cannot … Read more