Tag Archives: Mississauga

14-year-old Riley Driver-Martin found dead at a Mississauga park

Peel police responded to a report of a deceased 14 year-old boy, at a park in the area of Lewisham Drive and Truscott Drive in Mississauga on December 7th at approximately 7:58am.

The deceased has been identifed as Riley Driver-Martin, 14. The investigation is ongoing. More information will be added as it becomes available.

Investigators are appealing for witnesses, video surveillance or anyone who may have information to contact Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 3205.

Update December 8th
On December 7, Nicholas Mahabir, 20, of Mississauga, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder.

Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Mark Mahabir, 20, of Mississauga. Mark Mahabir is the brother of Nicholas and is also wanted for second-degree murder. Mark Mahabir is described as South Asian, 5’8”, 97 lbs., black hair and brown eyes. If he is located, do not approach and call 911 immediately.

The 2018 Mississauga Homicide Victim List is available here. 

Jason Ramkishun of Brampton, is Mississauga’s latest homicide victim.

OPP responded to reports of a vehicle accident on the northbound Highway 410 near Courtney Park Drive, Mississauga, on November 13th at approximately 12:50am.

Police arrived to find the vehicle in a ditch and 23-year-old Jason Ramkishun, of Brampton, suffering from a gunshot wound. Ramkishun was rushed to Sunnybrook hospital where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121.

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Peel police investigating a possible murder suicide in Mississauga

Peel police responded to reports of a deceased male at a business located at 3446 Mavis Road in the City of Mississauga on November 2nd at approximately 5:40am.

Police arrived to find Ross Ingberg, 56, deceased inside the premises. The investigation lead police to attend an apartment in Mississauga where they found Linda Santos, 47, deceased.

Police said Santos death was the result of a  homicide. Police believe the incident was isolated and are not looking for any other suspects.

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10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated October 7th, 2018

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.

Click on city for listing of that city’s homicides

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 83 108.2 4.0 63
Montreal 1704694 18 23.5 1.4 24
Calgary 1239220 11 14.3 1.2 28
Ottawa 934243 14 18.3 2.0 14
Edmonton 932546 21 27.4 2.9 42
Mississauga 721599 6 7.8 1.1 9
Winnipeg 705224 17 22.2 3.1 21
Vancouver 631486 14 18.3 2.9 17
Brampton 593638 13 16.9 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 6 7.8 1.5 10

Dorren Campbell dies of his injuries in Mississauga shooting

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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.

On October 26, 2018 Richard Chambers surrendered to Peel Regional Police and has been charged with second degree murder.

Two men charged in the December 2017 disappearance of David Fiedler

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

Wladyslaw Habas charged with second degree murder in Mississauga’s latest homicide

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. 

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated July 24

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 58 103.3 3.8 63
Montreal 1704694 16 28.5 1.7 24
Calgary 1239220 6 10.7 0.9 28
Ottawa 934243 13 23.1 2.5 14
Edmonton 932546 18 32.0 3.4 42
Mississauga 721599 4 7.1 1.0 9
Winnipeg 705224 10 17.8 2.5 21
Vancouver 631486 11 19.6 3.1 17
Brampton 593638 11 19.6 3.3 6
Hamilton 536917 3 5.3 1.0 10

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 and Full Year 2018 Projections

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.

Municipality Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 54 103.7 3.8 63
Montreal 1704694 14 26.9 1.6 24
Calgary 1239220 6 11.5 0.9 28
Ottawa 934243 13 25.0 2.7 14
Edmonton 932546 16 30.7 3.3 42
Mississauga 721599 4 7.7 1.1 8
Winnipeg 705224 9 17.3 2.5 21
Vancouver 631486 11 21.1 3.3 17
Brampton 593638 9 17.3 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 1 1.9 0.4 10

Mississauga 2018 Count and Homicide Victim List

Murders in 2018 So Far: 8 (9 in 2017)

January
1-  Elaine Bellevue, Female, 61, Stabbing

March
2 – Alicia Lewandowski, Female, 25, Shooting

May
3 – Daniel Smith, Male, 19, Stabbing

June
4 – Yura Ganchtev, Male, 71, Other

August
5 – Trevan Langaigne, M, 24, Stabbing

October
6 – Dorren Campbell, M, 30, Shooting

November
7 – Linda Santos, Female, 46, Unknown
8 – Jason Ramkishun, Male, 23, Shooting

December
9 – John Doe, Male, 14, Unknown