TPS Officer charged
Broadcast time: 11:27
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
As part of a Special Investigations Unit investigation, on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at 7:30 a.m., Constable James Forcillo surrendered to police.
He was arrested and charged with:
1) Failing to Comply with Recognizance
He is scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.
For more information, please contact the Special Investigations Unit at 416-622-0748. By law, the Toronto Police Service cannot provide further detail.
Cst James Forcillo is Arrested for Breaching Bail Conditions
Case Number: 13-TFD-181
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Mississauga, ON (15 November, 2017) —
The SIU is an arm’s length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. Under the Police Services Act, the Director of the SIU must
- consider whether an officer has committed a criminal offence in connection with the incident under investigation
- depending on the evidence, lay a criminal charge against the officer if appropriate or close the file without any charges being laid
- report the results of any investigations to the Attorney General.