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News Releases

May 6, 2022
Toronto Police Service Releases Cold Case Appeals on Podcast Series with Obie & Ax Inc., 24 Shades of Blue - Cold Case Edition - Season Two, Episode Two Richard Moore, 28

May 2, 2022
2021 Annual Hate Crime Statistical Report Findings, Reported hate crimes increase by 22 percent

May 2, 2022
Toronto Police Service Launches Four Additional Know Your Rights Videos

May 1, 2022
Media Advisory, Ontario Police Memorial Foundation Ceremony of Remembrance, Sunday, May 1, 2022, at 11 a.m.

August 24, 2021
The Toronto Police Service announces mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement for members

July 15, 2021
Toronto Police Releases Break-out Podcast Series with Obie & Ax Inc., 24 Shades of Blue - Cold Case Edition features A/Detective Sergeant Stephen Smith

Corporate Communications

Email icon E-mail Corporate Communications
40 College St., Toronto, ON , M5G 2J3
Phone: 416-808-7100
Unit Commander: Director Allison Sparkes


The Corporate Communications Unit is responsible for sharing information with the public through media relations, the TPS website and social media accounts including the @TorontoPolice and @TPSOperations.

The Unit supports internal and employee communications and the Service with communications counsel and support.


Media Relations

For daily and operational policing news inquiries and requests, please contact our Media Relations Officers between the hours of 7:00 am and 1:00 am:

Email: Corporate Communications,
Office: 416-808-7100


Chief’s Media Requests

To request an interview or statement from the Chief, please contact the Director, Corporate Communications:

Email: Allison Sparkes,
Office: 416-808-7088.


Traffic Services

For all Traffic or Parking related media inquiries, please contact Traffic Services’ media officers:

Email: Sgt Murray Campbell, office: 416-808-1908.

Email: Sgt Melissa Kulik, office: 416-808-1985.

Email: Cst. Sean Shapiro, office: 416-808-1954.

On Social media:

Twitter: @TrafficServices

TikTok: @trafficservices

Instagram: @trafficservicestoronto




Website Content

Email: Kevin Masterman, office: 416-808-7101.


Video Production

Email: Craig Smyth, office: 416-808-7941.