Video: Mayor Ford reacts after Chief Bill Blair’s contract not renewed
Chief Bill Blair’s contract as head of the Toronto Police Service won’t be renewed in April 2015 when it expires, the Toronto Police Services Board said. Mayor Rob Ford briefly spoke to the media after it was announced and thanked him for his service.
Video: Re-enactment video into disappearance of Nicole Morin released
Toronto police updated the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Nicole Morin, 8, who vanished from her Etobicoke apartment on July 30, 1985. Det.-Sgt Madelaine Tretter and Chris Scherk from Crime Stoppers spoke at the news conference and a re-enactment video was also released.
Video: John Tory on how SmartTrack plan would benefit Liberty Village business
Toronto mayoral candidate John Tory was in Liberty Village on Tuesday speaking about his SmartTrack transit plan, which would see existing GO tracks electrified to add 22 new surface subway stops, including one in Liberty Village. Tory said business in that community is suffering because of a lack of transit options.
Video: Transit hot-button topic heading into municipal election
Transit advocate Steve Munro talks about why transit is the hot-button topic heading into the October 27th municipal election. Watch The 5 and CityNews at Six as Adrian Ghobrial breaks down each mayoral candidate’s transit platform.
Distracted-driving blitz underway in Toronto & York
The CAA and members of the Traffic Safety Coalition launched a six-week long distracted-driving initiative for Toronto and York Region on Tuesday. York Regional Police Sgt. Jason McIlveen spoke about the campaign and what fines drivers could face if they are caught breaking the rules.