10/31/2013 04:24 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST

What Rob Ford has said about the alleged crack video

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford had little to say today during a brief news conference held after Chief Bill Blair announced Toronto police have recovered a video consistent with previous media reports about the mayor allegedly smoking crack cocaine.

But Ford has long denied the existence of the video. Here are some of the mayor's quotes on the matter: