Security Bulletin - Arrest Made in Sexual Assaults Investigation

Toronto Police Service has announced an arrest made in connection to an ongoing investigation of sexual assaults that occurred on:

  • July 28, 2019 at 10:30 pm near Pond Road and Ian McDonald Road, and
  • June 9, 2019 at 12:43 am at the Second Student Centre, Keele campus

York Security Services assisted in the apprehension and identification of the suspect and the ongoing investigation.

For further details, please see the Toronto Police Service media release:

Anyone with information that might assist in the investigation is asked to contact police at 416-808-3100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

We also encourage anyone who needs support to utilize the University's services. For faculty and staff in need of support, please call the Employee and Family Assistance Program toll-free 24 hours a day, seven days a week for immediate, confidential help at 1-800-268-5211; TTY Service is available at 1-800-363-6270.

The Student Counseling & Development office offers personal counseling services to all York students. Visit them in Room N110, Bennett Centre for Student Services or call 416-736-5297.

Support is also available through the Centre for Sexual Violence Response, Support & Education at 416-736-5211.

We respond to all community calls at 416-736-5333 or at 416-650-8000 for urgent matters. Please refer to our website for updates.