< p class="sc-v64krj-0 knjbxw">Peel Regional Police have issued a public safety alert to advise of increased risk at a strip bar in Mississauga.
Peel Regional Police have issued a Public Safety Alert to advise the public of heightened risks associated with a strip club in Mississauga.
The alert is for Club Her, an adult entertainment bar located at 1325 Eglinton Avenue East near Dixie Street.
Police say they responded to more than two dozen incidents at the inside and around the bar since January 1, 2021.
Police say officers responding to the incidents seized six firearms, investigated four shootings and handled several calls about disorderly behavior.
Peel Regional Police said that she continued to work to reduce the security risks associated with the club, but service calls were consuming resources.
The high police resources allocated to respond to calls at this facility are impacting our ability to quickly respond to other priority calls, police said in their public safety alert.
In an email, the property said it has fully cooperated and responded to all police requests for assistance.
This cooperation ensured security within the club without any incidents of violence. We will continue to work with police and regulators to ensure a safe environment for customers and the public inside and outside the club, the bar said.
On August 6, 2022 at approximately 1:30 a.m., three people were arrested near the Her Club and charged with weapons offenses after a police traffic stop in the area. Officers seized two loaded firearms.
Peel Regional Police have charged a 21-year-old woman from Waterloo, Ontario, a 20-year-old man with address unknown and a 19-year-old Brampton male.
On June 24, 2022, at approximately 2:55 a.m., police investigated reports of shootings in the parking lot of the club Her.
Upon arrival, officers confirmed the shots were fired, but no casualties were present or came forward, according to police.
Police are asking anyone who has witnessed these incidents or has any information to call them at 905-453-2121 ext. 1233.
< p class="e-p">With information from CBC