Security Bulletin December 12, 2019 - Suspect Arrested

Alert sent: Thursday, December 12, 2019 3:13:47 PM

Security Bulletin December 12, 2019 - Suspect Arrested

The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to a sexual assault investigation regarding an incident at the York University Subway Station platform on Monday December 9, 2019. An arrest of the suspect was made. Please see the TPS media release for further information.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or at Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). 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 wide range of services available at York University.

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. They can be reached by calling 416-736-5297, or visit for more information.
Services are also available to all members of the York community through the Centre for Sexual Violence Response, Support & Education. They can be reached by calling 416-736-5211, or visit

York Security Services operates 24/7 and responds to all community calls at 416-650-8000 or at 416-736-5333 for urgent matters.
Emergency Blue Lights and Safety Phones are located throughout York's campuses, and provide a direct line to Security Services.

The Why Work Alone program operated by Security Services provides check-ins with community members who are working alone on campus in evenings, weekends or holidays

The goSAFE service escorts York community members to and from any on-campus location.

The YorkU Safety App provides a direct link to Security Services and goSAFE. It also provides campus safety alerts and information on safety resources.

For more information about these services and other services available at York go to the Community Safety website at
More Information:
York University

Category: Security

Response Type: None

Urgency: Immediate


Severity: Unknown

Certainty: Observed

Sender: York University