CRIME HOT SPOTS
Should you be concerned – Are you wondering what type of crimes such as break and enters, robberies, homicides, auto thefts and etc, have been committed in the area your looking to purchase a property in…or maybe you would like to find the best and (worst) areas in Toronto/GTA to live in?. Then you might want to start here: you can click the “BLUE” highlighted links below to go directly to the web page.
Durham Region – Towns of Ajax, Brock, Oshawa, Pickering, Whitby and Uxbridge – When you click the “blue” link above, you’ll be taken to a disclaimer page, read the disclaimer and if you agree to it then click on agree and a highlighted “Crime Indicators” link will appear, click on it – A map will appear with multi-colored circles, you can start by going to the menu on the left and click the type of crime your interested in.
Halton Region – Comprises the City of Burlington and the Towns of Oakville, Milton, and Halton Hills – Once you click the “blue” link you will be taken to the Halton Regional Police website, then click the “Launch the CityProtect Crime Map” then you’ll be asked ” I would like to… choose an option” choose “explore crime map”. Now its up to you to explore and find what your interested in.
Peel Region – Comprises the cities of Brampton and Mississauga, and the Town of Caledon – When you click the “blue” highlighted city link, you’ll be taken to the Peel Region Police website and you’ll see a link to Crime Mapping Application, click it and you’ll see a drop down disclaimer just above it you’ll see a layer list icon click it and then you can look for the crime your interested…I suggest you look around.
Toronto Region – Comprises the Toronto downtown and core, East York, North York, Scarborough, Etobicoke, York – When you click the blue highlighted city link – You can either click the maps link along the top of the page or scroll down and you will see a maps section.
York Region – Comprises Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Whitchurch-Stouffville and Vaughan – Click on a “blue” highlighed city link and you will be taken to the York Regional Police Community Safety Data Portal, scroll down and you will see community and road safety maps.