Toronto still leads with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities, Winnipeg is second, with the City of Vancouver, Edmonton, and Brampton tied for third.
Toronto and Brampton projected homicides are up considerably over the 2017 totals.
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Peel police officers responded to reports of shots fired at a townhouse complex at 7475 Goreway Drive in the City of Mississauga, on October 2nd at approximately 5:47pm.
As police were attending the scene of the crime, a man arrived at Etobicoke General Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound and died of his injuries. Police said the victim, Dorren Campbell, 30, had been shot at the Gorway Drive residence.
The investigation in ongoing and no arrests have been made at this time.
Anyone who may have information concerning this investigation to contact Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 3205.
David Fiedler, 54, was last seen on Saturday, December 2, 2017 in the city of Mississauga. The lengthy investigation has lead police to believe Fiedler was murdered.
Homicide Bureau Investigators arrested and charged Marko Tubic, a 41 year-old male of Hamilton, and Jeff Caissey, a 45 year-old male of Bracebridge, with First Degree Murder, on August 15th, 2018.
The body of David Fiedler has not been recovered.
Anyone with information in relation to this investigation is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453–2121, ext. 3205
Update: The stabbing victim is 24 year old Trevan Langaigne.
Peel police responded to an altercation in the area of Hillcrest Avenue and Hurontario Street in Mississauga on August 9th at approximatley 8:00pm.
Police arrived to find a 24 year old male from Mississauga, suffering from serious injuries. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.
Police arrested Wladyslaw Habas, 66, of no fixed address on August 11th. Habas has been charged with second degree murder.
Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to contact the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205.
The 2018 Mississauga Homicide Victim List is available here.
Homicides and projections as of July 9th, 2018 for the ten biggest Canadian municipalities. Currently uses 2016 census populations for murders per 100,000. Note individual cities, not metro regions.
Murders in 2018 So Far: 6 (9 in 2017)
1- Elaine Bellevue, Female, 61, Stabbing
2 – Alicia Lewandowski, Female, 25, Shooting
3 – Daniel Smith, Male, 19, Stabbing
4 – Yura Ganchtev, Male, 71, Other
5 – Trevan Langaigne, M, 24, Stabbing
6 – Dorren Campbell, M, 30, Shooting
Peel Regional Police and Mississauga Fire responded to a vehicle fire in a green space in the area of Lakeshore Road and Dixie Road on June 24th at approximately 7:00pm.
The fire was extinguished and revealed a deceased male victim. Ainar Gancthev, 27, was arrested on June 24th and charged with second degree murder and manslaughter.
According to new outlets the victim has been identified in court documents as 71-year-old Yura Ganchtev, the father of the accused.
Peel police officers responded to reports of a stabbing at a residence in the area of Tradewind Drive and Winston Churchill Boulevard on May 26th at approximately 1:15am in Mississauga.
On arrival police located 19-year-old Daniel Smith suffering from serious injuries. Smith was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Police are asking for anyone who attended the party, with any information to contact Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 3205
Peel police responded to report of a shooting at 1343 Rathburn Road East, on March 5th at approximately 5:00am.
Police arrived to find 25 year old Alicia Lewandowski dead at the scene.
Peel Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau investigators with assistance from the Toronto Police Service arrested Joseph Chang 39, in Toronto on March 5th at 7:44pm. Chang has been charged with second degree murder of Alicia Lewandowski.