8 persons in five locations were arrested and charged on Friday 19th under provincial Cannabis Act by Toronto Drug Squad under provincial Cannabis Act.
Members of organized crime attended in 66 Fort York Boulevard, 333 Spadina Avenue, 912 Danforth Avenue, 1506 Dundas Street West and 2655 Lawrence Avenue East to enforce new Cannabis Legislation. Eight people were charged and released on Part III Provincial Offenses Act summons.
Investigators, working cooperatively with the City of Toronto’s Municipal Licensing and Standards, issued interim closure orders on all five locations.
The Toronto Police Service will continue enforcement and would like to remind those operating illegal dispensaries that if they choose to stay open, they do so at their own risk.
City Pulse, Toronto