SIU clears police of wrongdoing after Cambridge man is seriously injured

News Jun 20, 2017 Waterloo Chronicle

Waterloo region police officers will not be criminally charged in relation to serious injuries suffered by a man in Cambridge, said the Special Investigations Unit in a statement.

The incident happened at about 4 a.m. on Feb. 23, 2016. A man was interfering with traffic and brandishing a knife. Waterloo Regional Police Service officers tackled him to the ground. The man, 24, sustained a broken nose.

The SIU released its report to the public at the direction of the Attorney General — a move that comes after Honourable Justice Michael Tulloch released recommendations to make the SIU and police more accountable and transparent.

The SIU is an arm’s length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been a death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. To read the report, visit ontario.ca/page/special-investigations-unit-siu-directors-reports.

SIU clears police of wrongdoing after Cambridge man is seriously injured

News Jun 20, 2017 Waterloo Chronicle

Waterloo region police officers will not be criminally charged in relation to serious injuries suffered by a man in Cambridge, said the Special Investigations Unit in a statement.

The incident happened at about 4 a.m. on Feb. 23, 2016. A man was interfering with traffic and brandishing a knife. Waterloo Regional Police Service officers tackled him to the ground. The man, 24, sustained a broken nose.

The SIU released its report to the public at the direction of the Attorney General — a move that comes after Honourable Justice Michael Tulloch released recommendations to make the SIU and police more accountable and transparent.

The SIU is an arm’s length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been a death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. To read the report, visit ontario.ca/page/special-investigations-unit-siu-directors-reports.

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SIU clears police of wrongdoing after Cambridge man is seriously injured

News Jun 20, 2017 Waterloo Chronicle

Waterloo region police officers will not be criminally charged in relation to serious injuries suffered by a man in Cambridge, said the Special Investigations Unit in a statement.

The incident happened at about 4 a.m. on Feb. 23, 2016. A man was interfering with traffic and brandishing a knife. Waterloo Regional Police Service officers tackled him to the ground. The man, 24, sustained a broken nose.

The SIU released its report to the public at the direction of the Attorney General — a move that comes after Honourable Justice Michael Tulloch released recommendations to make the SIU and police more accountable and transparent.

The SIU is an arm’s length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been a death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. To read the report, visit ontario.ca/page/special-investigations-unit-siu-directors-reports.

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