2014 World Pride Parade

By Alice Tham,
Toronto Police Service
Published at 12:39 p.m., June 30, 2014

The Toronto Police Service had their first float in the Pride parade after a long history of participation in the fun and spirited event on June 29. Service members were joined by many law enforcement agencies in supporting members of the LGBTQ community, even if it sometimes meant getting wet.

TPS Sergeant riding his bicycle at the start of the 2014 World Pride Parade. To his left and ride side is the crowd separated by fending. Photographers are walking around the Sergeant.
TPS Sergeant rides his bicycle at the start of the parade.
TPS Sergeant riding his bicycle at the start of the 2014 World Pride Parade. To his left and ride side is the crowd separated by fending. Photographers are walking around the Sergeant.
TPS Officer engaging with the crowd at the 2014 World Pride Parade.
Two men in TPS uniform posing for photo with people behind barricades along a parade route
A group of people on a rainbow-themed parade float
TPS Officer engages the crowd at the 2014 World Pride Parade.
TPS Auxiliary Officer standing watching the crowd at the 2014 World Pride Parade. A truck with parade participants passes in the background.
TPS Officer and Auxiliary Officer are engaging with a parade goer at the 2014 World Pride Parade. The parade goer is holding an inflatable Kangaroo (yellow in colour). Other parade goer's are walking around them.
TPS Officers getting splashed with water from the crowd at the 2014 World Pride Parade.
A man in TPS uniform leans in for a photo taken by two women in the crowd
A woman in TPS uniform high-fives those lining a parade route as a man in TPS uniform raises his hand in the air and shouts
A group of people in Corrections uniforms
A woman in OPP uniform high-fives those lining a parade route
Two men in TPS uniform and auxiliary uniform with a woman in an elaborate feathered costume
A woman in RCMP uniform poses alongside three teenage girls
A man in TPS uniform with arms wide open among a group of people being sprayed with water from those lining a parade route
A woman in TPS uniform waves at the crowd holding the hand of another woman
A man in TPS uniform walking between a float and those lining a parade route raises his arms
A group of people in TPS uniform walking behind a float with a banner where two men in TPS court uniform stand on the float
A man in OPP uniform dripping water along a parade route