Safety and Security at Home

Hamilton Police continue to investigate a number of suspicious circumstances and break and enters in the Westdale area targeting students / young adults and have increased their presence in the Westdale community. 

Residents are encouraged to report any suspicious activity in the area to Hamilton Police at 905-546-4861, or 911 for a crime in progress.

In the meantime, the Hamilton Police have been out sharing safety tips with students.  While the communication is specific to students, the tips are a best practice for everyone.  Please take a moment to review.


If you have any information you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, please call (905) 540-5545.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at

Click here to open a Crime Prevention Bulletin