Statement by Toronto Community Housing

TORONTO, September 8, 2021 — Toronto Community Housing has issued this statement concerning the homicide at 18 Driftwood Ave. last night. 

Toronto Community Housing condemns the senseless act of gun violence at 18 Driftwood Ave. last night. Our thoughts are with the family and loved ones of the deceased and with the entire Driftwood community at this difficult time. 

Our staff are working in the community today to support the impacted household and deploy supports to community members, as required. Our Community Safety Unit is assisting Toronto Police with its investigation and will increase its presence in the community over the next 72 hours. 

We urge anyone with information about this crime to contact Toronto Police at 416-808-2222 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477.   


About Toronto Community Housing 

Toronto Community Housing ( is Canada's largest social housing provider. We provide homes for nearly 60,000 low- and moderate-income households in neighbourhoods across the city. 

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