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Toronto COVID enforcement team doing brisk business

Toronto police’s dedicated enforcement teams targets illegal indoor gatherings Author of the article: Bryan Passifiume Toronto Police Services logo SunMedia In its first week of operation, Toronto Police COVID enforcement teams have laid 230 charges. Shortly after the current state of emergency was declared April 16, dedicated enforcement teams were established in every police division…

Toronto police begin ‘new enforcement approach’ to stay-at-home order starting Thursday

TORONTO — Toronto police say they will begin a new approach to enforcing Ontario’s stay-at-home order starting on Thursday. According to police, the service will launch a dedicated enforcement team in all sixteen divisions whose “primary function will be to respond to large gatherings in both indoor and outdoor settings.” The divisional teams will be…

Toronto baby ends up in hospital, entire family contracts COVID-19 after daycare exposure

TORONTO — A Toronto mother whose entire family fell ill with COVID-19 is warning other parents that young children aren’t immune to severe symptoms of the virus after her baby was hospitalized with an acute case. “This was terrifying, absolutely terrifying,” Aviva Danielle, 33, told CTV News Toronto. “For any parent, particularly when you have…

Canadian Tire, Toronto startup and Ontario government invest $3 million in automated trucking tech

National retailer Canadian Tire and Toronto-based autonomous trucking startup NuPort Robotics have partnered with the Ontario government to commercialize automated trucking technology.As part of the process, the three partners will be investing $1 million each to undertake a two-year automated heavy-duty trucking project to test the technology. The Ontario government is supporting the project through…