CFN – Upon the conclusion of a two year investigation, the Sûreté du Québec has charged a member of the Cornwall Community Police Service with offences under the Criminal Code. Constable Pascal Rossignol appeared in Québec Provincial Court in Valleyfield Qc. on October 12, 2012 charged with; Invitation to sexual touching, Child luring on the internet, and 2 counts of Prostitution of a person under the age of 18.
On October 13 2010 an allegation was made to the Cornwall Community Police who referred the matter to the Special Investigations Unit (SIU). SIU determined that the alleged offences occurred in the Province of Québec and subsequently the investigation was referred to the Sûreté du Québec, Professional Standards Division.
Constable Rossignol has been a member of the Cornwall Community Police Service since May 22, 2007. He was relieved of his duties October 13, 2010 and remains under suspension with pay.
Anyone with additional information about this investigation is asked to contact S/Sgt. Garry Derochie at (613) 933-5000 ext. 2411