Arrest Made in Burlington Sexual Assault Investigation

By Staff

April 23rd, 2022



The Halton Regional Police Service – Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit has arrested a male in relation to a sexual assault investigation in Burlington.

The assaults began in 2019 and continued until recently.  The victim and male are known to each other.

Renil Amin

On April 22, 2022, investigators arrested 33-year-old Renil Amin of Brampton. He has been charged with:

  • Sexual Assault (2 counts)
  • Indecent Act (2 counts)

Amin was released on an Undertaking.

Amin is employed as a bus driver with Burlington Transit.  Police believe there may be other victims and are asking anyone who has information to contact the Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit at 905-825-4747 ext. 8970.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers. “See something? Hear something? Know something? Contact Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at

Sexual assault is any touching of another person without their consent where the touching is of a sexual nature, or where the sexual integrity of the victim is violated.  A sexual assault can range from unwanted touching to sexual assault involving penetration.

There is no statute of limitation when it comes to reporting a sexual assault.  This means that no matter how long ago the sexual assault happened, you can still report it to police for investigation.

Victims of violence and/or sexual assault can contact the Halton Regional Police Service Victim Services Unit at 905-825-4777 for support.

Additional information can be found in our Sexual Assault Information Guide.

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