You can contact the Community Safety Unit 24 hours a day, every day of the year by calling 416-921-2323.
In an emergency, dial 911.
Call the Community Safety Unit at 416-921-2323 for:
Always call 911 in an emergency.
The Community Safety Unit is a team that includes special constables, community patrol officers and a dispatch centre. The team is mobile, patrolling in communities on foot, by bicycle or in cars.
Toronto Seniors Housing tenatns look out for their neighbours. In some buildings, tenants have a “buddy system” to check on each other. If you are worried, tell someone—another neighbour, a friend, or the Community Safety Unit.
The dispatcher will ask you questions to find out what you need. These questions may include:
The dispatcher will also ask questions to make sure the right resources are sent as quickly as possible to keep everyone safe. We take all calls seriously and work with the proper authorities to respond.
Each situation is different.
Callers may remain anonymous, but if you want to speak with an officer, the dispatcher will need your first name and phone number.
For more information about community safety and crime prevention, visit the Toronto Police Service website.