Toronto teacher charged after alleged sexual assault of teenage girl

Jul 14 2020, 4:06 pm

A Toronto District School Board teacher has been charged following an investigation into a sexual assault.

According to Toronto police, it’s alleged that between January and June of 2020, a man befriended a 17-year-old girl and began communicating in-person and on telecommunications devices.

The man allegedly sexually assaulted the girl.

On Friday, July 10, members of the Sex Crimes – Child & Youth Advocacy Centre arrested 45-year-old Colin Ramsay.

He is charged with sexual assault, sexual exploitation, and luring a child.

Police identified Ramsay as a teacher with the Toronto District School Board and has taught at George Vanier Secondary School since 2007.

Investigators are concerned there may be other victims.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2922, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook.

A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration, according to police.

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