SIU Lays Assault Charges against Two Peterborough Police Service Officers Case Number: 17-OCI-202 Mississauga, ON (26 January, 2018) —The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), Tony Loparco, has reasonable grounds to believe two Peterborough Police Service (PPS) officers committed criminal offences in relation to the arrest of a 60-year-old manContinue Reading

SIU Lays Assault Charge against Toronto Police Service Officer Case Number: 17-TCI-294 Other News Releases Related to Case 17-TCI-294 Serious Injuries Sustained during Rush Hour Arrest in Toronto; SIU Seeking Witnesses Witness Assistance Fill Out a Witness Form Upload a Video Mississauga, ON (25 January, 2018) — The Director of theContinue Reading

Cornwall Ontario – Still under a cloud from the Collin Fitzgerald incidents, the Morrisburg OPP detachment has the SIU investigating after a shooting Saturday afternoon.  Speculation is that at least one civilian was hit. ALTERCATION OUTSIDE OPP DETACHMENT SIU Invokes Mandate (MORRISBURG, ON) – On December 23, 2017, at 11:07 a.m.,Continue Reading

TPS Officer charged Broadcast time: 11:27 Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Corporate Communications 416-808-7100 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 toContinue Reading

SIU Terminates Investigation into Injury of Man while in OPP Hawkesbury Detachment Cell Case Number: 17-PCI-237 Mississauga, ON (10 October, 2017) —  The Director of the Special Investigations Unit, Tony Loparco, has terminated an investigation into a serious injury sustained by a 56-year-old man in August of 2017 in Hawkesbury. OnContinue Reading

SIU Investigators Examining Incident Inside Hawkesbury OPP Detachment Case Number: 17-PCI-237 Witness Assistance Fill Out a Witness Form Upload a Video Mississauga, ON (31 August, 2017) — The province’s Special Investigations Unit is examining the circumstances surrounding an incident inside the Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, after which aContinue Reading

Cornwall Ontario – We have a system that is utterly broken.  It’s a cash machine for law enforcement and judicial system that essentially depend on each other to earn their incomes and improve their budgets. There is a very low threshold of accountability for abuses or errors by police, andContinue Reading

SIU Called to Ottawa to Investigate Fatal Police-Involved Shooting Case Number: 17-OFD-135 Ottawa, ON (3 June, 2017) —  The province’s Special Investigations Unit is examining the circumstances surrounding a police-involved shooting in downtown Ottawa overnight.  Two men died in the incident and a third man was injured. Preliminary information suggestsContinue Reading

Cornwall Ontario – The tragedy that was the death of Abdirahman Abdi was something we covered when the story broke.   Cases can take time, especially when it involved police officers. Eventually Ottawa Police Service Constable Daniel Montsion was charged after an SIU investigation with Manslaughter.  He was the only officerContinue Reading

Peel Police Officer Charged in Relation to Fatal Collision in Mississauga Case Number: 16-OVD-159 Other News Releases Related to Case 16-OVD-159 Fatal Collision between Motorcycle and Peel Regional Police Cruiser Subject of SIU Investigation SIU Appealing for Witnesses to Fatal Motorcycle Collision involving a Peel Regional Police Cruiser Witness AssistanceContinue Reading