2020-09-02: On Wednesday (02 September), at least six people were injured in the Little Jamaica neighbourhood of Toronto when unknown persons fired on a group of people in front of a bakery. The incident is believed to have been a case of gang crime. In an independent case, one person was shot dead in the North York area. In both attacks the perpetrators managed to escape.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.