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December

29 December, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Vehicle Crash in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash of a vehicle after it was involved in a pursuit with the Toronto Police Service (TPS) yesterday afternoon.

24 December, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Bolton Shooting

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the injuries sustained by a 41-year-old Bolton man on December 23, 2007.

24 December, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Toronto High Rise Death

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the death of a 47-year-old Toronto man on December 22, 2007.

24 December, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Toronto Shooting

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the injury sustained by a 17-year-old Toronto male on December 21, 2007

21 December, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision in Toronto

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer committed any criminal offence in regards to a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred on Victoria Park Ave. and Holland Ave. on Tuesday, September 18th, 2007.

20 December, 2007

SIU Probes North Bay Man's Injuries

Two investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) along with an SIU forensic identification technician (FIT) are probing the circumstances surrounding the injuries to a 28-year-old North Bay man last Saturday.

17 December, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into London Custody Injury

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a London Police Service (LPS) officer committed any criminal offence in relation to the arrest of a London man on October 15, 2007.  

14 December, 2007

SIU Investigates Collision Near Wallaceburg

Six investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances of a collision that has left a 79-year-old woman dead.

10 December, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Incident in Peterborough County

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of two people in Peterborough County. Four investigators, three Forensic Identification Technicians and an accident re-constructionist have been assigned to this case.

9 December, 2007

SIU Investigates Incident in Peterborough County

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is probing the circumstances of an incident in which two people have died in Peterborough County.

5 December, 2007

SIU Concludes Barrie Investigation

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that a Barrie Police Service (BPS) officer was not criminally responsible for the serious injuries to a 41-year-old man.

2 December, 2007

SIU Updates Oakville Shooting Investigation

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to examine the circumstances of a police shooting, involving officers from the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS).

1 December, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Oakville

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has assigned a team of investigators and forensic identification technicians to probe a police shooting that occurred earlier this morning, involving officers from the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS).

November

30 November, 2007

SIU Appeals for Witnesses to Collision in Niagara Falls

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding a collision between a Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) police car and a car on Lundy's Lane east of Kalar Rd. yesterday.

25 November, 2007

SIU Updates Shooting in Malton

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to examine the circumstances of a shooting that occurred on November 24, 2007, involving the Peel Regional Police (PRP).

24 November, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Malton

Seven investigators and four forensic identification technicians from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of a shooting that occurred involving the Peel Regional Police (PRP).

23 November, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Hamilton Crash

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Hamilton Police Service (HPS) officer committed any criminal offence in relation to a fatal car crash in Hamilton on August 18, 2007.

22 November, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Fatal Collision in Toronto

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that two officers of the Toronto Police Service (TPS) are criminally responsible for a fatal collision that claimed the lives of two young women and a young man, all teenagers.

21 November, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Shooting in Kitchener

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a man by a Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS) officer on Ottawa St in Kitchener during the evening of Tuesday, November 20, 2007.

21 November, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Kitchener

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a man by a Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS) officer on Ottawa St in Kitchener yesterday evening.

19 November, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has assigned seven Investigators and three Forensic Identification Technicians to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Toronto on Sunday November 18, 2007.

16 November, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Blenheim Crash

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Chatham-Kent Police Service (CKPS) officer committed any criminal offence in relation to the injuries suffered by a 21-year-old Blenheim man in a car crash on September 9, 2007.

13 November, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Long Sault Vehicle Death

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that any Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers committed any criminal offence in relation to the death of a 29-year-old Cornwall man on July 19, 2007.

10 November, 2007

SIU Investigates custody death in Pickering

Two Investigators and two Forensic Identification Technicians from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 47 year old man while in police custody.

10 November, 2007

SIU Investigates a pedestrian collision in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has assigned four Investigators, a collision Reconstructionist and two Forensic Technicians to investigate the circumstances surrounding a collision involving a police vehicle and two pedestrians.

6 November, 2007

SIU Concludes Toronto Shooting Investigation

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that two Toronto Police Service (TPS) officers committed a criminal offence when they shot and injured two men on January 16, 2007.

6 November, 2007

SIU Investigates Thunder Bay Fatality

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman on Highway 17 east of Thunder Bay late last evening.

1 November, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a man in a Toronto park by a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer yesterday evening.  

1 November, 2007

SIU Updates Investigation into Toronto Shooting

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old Toronto man in a Toronto park by a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer at 9:30 p.m. on October 31, 2007.

October

27 October, 2007

SIU Investigates Motor Vehicle Collision on Hwy 401 near Lancaster

Two Investigators, a Collision Reconstructionist and a Forensic Identification Technician from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances surrounding a police pursuit and a personal injury motor vehicle collision on Hwy 401 near Lancaster.

25 October, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Oxford County Crash

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that the officer involved in this investigation committed any criminal offence.

24 October, 2007

SIU Probes Sault Ste. Marie Man's Injuries

Three investigators, including one forensic identification technician, from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances surrounding the injuries to a 81-year-old man this morning in Sault Ste. Marie.

11 October, 2007

SIU Investigates Vehicle Death in Thorold

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 15-year-old male in connection with a police pursuit in Thorold late last evening.

11 October, 2007

Former Toronto Police Service Officer Charged

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has caused criminal charges to be laid against a former Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer.

9 October, 2007

SIU Concludes Death Investigation in Logan Township

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that there is no reasonable basis to believe that any Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers committed a criminal offence in the death of a 51-year-old man.

4 October, 2007

Ottawa Man Succumbs to Injuries

At approximately 10:21 a.m. this morning, Carlos Alcantara-Gomez succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at Ottawa Civic Hospital.

3 October, 2007

Two Leamington Police Officers Charged

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has reasonable grounds to believe that two Leamington Police Service (LPS) officers are criminally responsible for the serious injuries to 30-year-old Jimmy Elias Jr. and has caused criminal charges to be laid against the officers.

3 October, 2007

SIU Investigates Ottawa Custody Injury

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has opened a second investigation into the circumstances surrounding a 32-year-old man's serious injuries as a result of an incident that occurred earlier this morning in Ottawa.

2 October, 2007

SIU Investigates Ottawa Injury

Seven investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Ottawa today to probe the circumstances of a man's serious injury.

September

21 September, 2007

SIU Updates Investigation into Scarborough Shooting

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to examine the circumstances of a police shooting that occurred on September 19, 2007 involving the Toronto Police Service (TPS).

19 September, 2007

SIU Investigates Scarborough Incident

A team of investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is probing the events of an incident that occurred earlier this morning in the area of Morningside Avenue and Ellesmere Road.

18 September, 2007

SIU Investigates Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision in Toronto

Nine investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) including three Forensic Technicians and two Collision Reconstructionists are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred on Victoria Park Ave. and Holland Ave. on Tuesday, September 18th, 2007.

17 September, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into North Bay Man's Injuries

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that the officer involved with a 23-year-old North Bay man in Mattawa in July 2007 committed a criminal offence.

13 September, 2007

SIU Continues Investigation into Barrie Man's Injuries

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the injuries sustained by a 41-year-old Barrie man in the early morning hours of September 11, 2007 during the execution of a search warrant at his apartment.

6 September, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Shooting in Elliot Lake

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there is no reasonable basis to believe that an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer committed a criminal offence when he shot and seriously injured 22-year-old Travis Paradis.

4 September, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a man in Toronto by a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer late last evening.

2 September, 2007

SIU Investigates Ottawa Injury

Seven investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Ottawa today to probe the circumstances of a man's serious injury.

August

28 August, 2007

SIU Investigates Collision in Mississauga

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding a two car crash in Mississauga this morning that involved a member of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP).

28 August, 2007

SIU Concludes Brantford Police Shooting

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Brantford Police Service (BPS) officer is criminally responsible for a shooting that resulted in a serious injury to a 15-year-old girl.

Eight SIU investigators probed the circumstances of the girl's injury.

24 August, 2007

SIU Terminates Investigation in Renfrew

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has terminated its investigation into the circumstances surrounding a single motor vehicle collision that occurred in Renfrew.

21 August, 2007

SIU Terminates Investigation in Guelph

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has terminated its investigation into an incident that occurred on August 5, 2007, in Guelph.

20 August, 2007

SIU Appeals for Witnesses to Hamilton Collision

Investigators with the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are requesting the assistance of the public in locating any witnesses to the fatal collision that occurred on August 18, 2007, which claimed the lives of two young men in Hamilton.

19 August, 2007

SIU Updates Fatal Collision in Hamilton

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to probe the circumstances of a single motor vehicle collision that occurred on August 18, 2007 that has left two men dead.  

18 August, 2007

SIU Investigates Fatal Collision in Hamilton

Eight investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating a single motor vehicle collision that occurred early this morning in the area of Lawrence and Cochrane Roads in Hamilton.

16 August, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Sarnia Death

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that any Sarnia Police Service (SPS) officers are criminally liable in relation to the death of 61-year-old Wayne Anderson.

15 August, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Perth County

Seven investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Logan Township today to examine the circumstances surrounding the death of a 51-year-old man.

9 August, 2007

SIU Appeals for Witnesses in Niagara Death

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Niagara Falls on July 25, 2007. The man has been identified as 29-year-old Orlando Rotolo.  

3 August, 2007

SIU Investigates Injury in Bracebridge

Four investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Bracebridge today to investigate an incident that resulted in a man suffering a broken ankle.

July

30 July, 2007

SIU Investigates Toronto Death

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to probe the circumstances of the death of a 37-year-old American woman.

27 July, 2007

SIU Terminates Toronto Shooting Investigation

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has terminated its investigation into the circumstances of a police shooting that occurred involving the Toronto Police Service (TPS).

25 July, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Niagara

Nine investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Niagara Falls today to examine the circumstances of the death of a 29-year-old man.

24 July, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Elliot Lake

Investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Elliot Lake to probe the circumstances of a police shooting involving the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP).

24 July, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Sexual Assault Complaint in Windsor

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there is no reasonable basis to believe that a Windsor Police Service (WPS) officer committed a criminal offence. The officer was the subject of an investigation for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman.

20 July, 2007

SIU Concludes Dutton Collision Investigation

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe that any Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers committed any criminal offence with regards to a collision that resulted in the death of a 22-year-old man.

19 July, 2007

SIU Investigates Long Sault Vehicle Death

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is probing the nature and extent of Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) involvement in the death of a man in Long Sault early this morning.

13 July, 2007

SIU Investigates Vehicular Injury in Oxford County

Eight investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the nature and extent of Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) involvement in the serious injury to a 40-year-old man after the vehicle he was in went off the roadway in Oxford County.

12 July, 2007

SIU Appeals for Witnesses to Custody Injury in Niagara Falls

On July 6, 2007, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was notified of a custody injury involving officers with the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) that occurred at approximately 1:04 p.m. on Friday, July 6, 2007.

12 July, 2007

SIU Concludes Temiskaming Shores Investigation

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that any Temiskaming Shores Police Service (TSPS) officers committed any criminal offence in relation to the death of 31-year-old Arvo Marttila.

9 July, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation in Springwater Township

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that he has no reasonable grounds to believe that an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer is criminally responsible for the serious injuries to Paul Reeve.

6 July, 2007

SIU Appeals for Witnesses to Collision in Ottawa

On July 1, 2007, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was notified of a collision involving an Ottawa Police Service (OPS) cruiser that occurred at approximately 1:20 a.m. on June 30, 2007.

5 July, 2007

SIU Concludes Hamilton Collision Investigation

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe that any Hamilton Police Service (HPS) officers committed a criminal offence during a collision that resulted in two youths suffering serious injuries.

5 July, 2007

SIU Concludes Death Investigation in Renfrew

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that he has no reasonable grounds to believe that any Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer is criminally liable for the death of a 67-year-old Renfrew man.

5 July, 2007

SIU Appeals for Witnesses to Collision in Ottawa

On July 1, 2007, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was notified of a collision involving an Ottawa Police Service (OPS) cruiser that occurred at approximately 1:20 a.m. on June 30, 2007.

June

29 June, 2007

Toronto Police Officer Charged

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has caused a criminal charge to be laid against a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer for a collision that occurred on October 5, 2006.

28 June, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Dutton

Eight investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances of a collision that has left a 22-year-old Kitchener man dead.

15 June, 2007

SIU Investigates Vehicular Injury in St. Catharines

Six investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances surrounding the serious injuries to a 43-year-old man after his vehicle collided with a pole.

11 June, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Renfrew

Five investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of the death of a 67-year-old Renfrew man.

7 June, 2007

SIU Responds to Ontario Ombudsman's Investigation

Ontario Ombudsman André Marin announced today that he has launched a systemic investigation into the Special Investigations Unit (SIU).

4 June, 2007

SIU Updates Collision Investigation in Toronto

On June 3, 2007, at approximately 6:30 p.m., the 17-year-old girl who was involved in Saturday's collision, succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

2 June, 2007

SIU Investigates Multi-Vehicle Collision in Toronto

Twelve investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating a fatal collision that occurred Saturday morning at approximately 2:05 a.m., that has left two people dead and one critically injured.

2 June, 2007

SIU Statement on Multi-Vehicle Collision in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to probe the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision that occurred Saturday morning at approximately 2:05 a.m., that has left two people dead and one critically injured.

May

31 May, 2007

SIU Concludes Hamilton Death

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there is no basis to believe that a Hamilton Police Service (HPS) officer is criminally responsible for the death of 42-year-old James Best.

27 May, 2007

SIU Investigates Police Shooting in Brantford

Eight investigators, including four forensic identification technicians, from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of an incident in which a 15-year-old girl sustained a gunshot injury.

25 May, 2007

SIU Concludes Fatal Shooting Investigation in Toronto

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer committed a criminal offence in the fatal shooting of Cristian Iordache.

25 May, 2007

SIU Concludes Renfrew Investigation

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe that an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer is criminally responsible for the death of Michael Foster.

23 May, 2007

Three Halton Regional Police Officers Charged

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has reasonable grounds to believe that three Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) officers are criminally liable for the serious injuries to an 79-year-old man and has caused criminal charges to be laid against the officers.

17 May, 2007

SIU Investigates Toronto Shooting

Ten investigators with the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are examining the circumstances of a police shooting involving the Toronto Police Service (TPS).  

12 May, 2007

SIU Investigates Custody Death in Sudbury

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding a custody death in Sudbury.

7 May, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Fatal Hamilton Shooting

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that two Hamilton Police Service (HPS) officers committed a criminal offence in relation to the fatal shooting of Soun Saing.  

1 May, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Mississauga

Eight investigators and three forensic identification technicians from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of a shooting that occurred involving the Peel Regional Police (PRP).

April

27 April, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation in Meaford

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there is no reasonable basis to believe that an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer committed a criminal offence during a collision that occurred on February 15, 2007, in Meaford.  

25 April, 2007

SIU Lays Charge Against Greater Sudbury Police Officer

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has caused a criminal charge to be laid against a Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS) officer.

25 April, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation in Toronto

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that a Toronto Police Service (TPS) officer is not criminally responsible for the serious injury to 24-year-old Cornell Dussard.

18 April, 2007

SIU Concludes Tillsonburg Investigation

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that any Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer is criminally liable in relation to the death of a 27-year-old Tillsonburg woman.

8 April, 2007

SIU Investigates Fatal Shooting in Renfrew

Seven investigators, including three forensic identification technicians, from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of a fatal police shooting that occurred involving the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). The shooting occurred at approximately 4:30 p.m. on April 7, 2007, in Renfrew.

6 April, 2007

SIU Investigates Fatal Shooting in Hamilton

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is probing the circumstances of a fatal police shooting that occurred involving the Hamilton Police Service (HPS). The shooting occurred shortly after 2:00 a.m. this morning at 225 Parkdale Avenue North in Hamilton.

6 April, 2007

SIU Updates Hamilton Shooting Investigation

Ten investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are continuing to examine the circumstances of the fatal police shooting of a 46-year-old Hamilton man.

4 April, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation in Sarnia

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there is no reasonable basis to believe that a Sarnia Police Service (SPS) officer is criminally responsible for the injuries to 43-year-old Daniel Lauzon.

3 April, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Tillsonburg

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 27-year-old woman in Tillsonburg.

March

29 March, 2007

SIU Updates Investigation into Fatal Shooting in Toronto

Investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are continuing their probe into a fatal shooting at an apartment building at 3460 Keele St. involving officers from the Toronto Police Service (TPS) on March 28, 2007.

29 March, 2007

SIU Investigates Police Shooting in Springwater Township

Investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) have been dispatched to investigate a police shooting that occurred this afternoon in the Community of Phelpston in Springwater Township.  

28 March, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Toronto

Eight investigators including three forensic identification technicians from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of a shooting that occurred involving the Toronto Police Service (TPS).

28 March, 2007

SIU Updates Toronto Shooting Investigation

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to probe the circumstances of a police shooting involving officers from the Toronto Police Service (TPS). The shooting occurred at approximately 8:46 a.m. today at an apartment building at 3460 Keele St.

18 March, 2007

SIU Updates Sarnia Investigation

The condition of the 43-year-old man, who was involved in an incident involving the Sarnia Police Service on March 16, 2007, has improved. He is currently stable and conscious at Sarnia General Hospital.

17 March, 2007

SIU Investigates Man's Injury in Sarnia

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the nature and extent of police involvement in an incident that occurred on March 16, 2007, in Sarnia.

8 March, 2007

SIU Updates Shooting Investigation in Sarnia

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing to probe the circumstances of a fatal police shooting that occurred on March 7, 2007, involving the Sarnia Police Service.  

7 March, 2007

SIU Investigates Fatal Shooting in Sarnia

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances of a fatal police shooting that occurred involving the Sarnia Police Service (SPS).

6 March, 2007

SIU Concludes Shelburne Investigation

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded that an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer is not criminally liable for the serious injuries to a 35-year-old man.

6 March, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation in Halton Hills

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) officer committed any criminal offence in yesterday's collision in Halton Hills.

5 March, 2007

SIU Investigates Collision in Halton Hills

Nine investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances of a collision that has left one man dead and three people injured.  

1 March, 2007

SIU Investigates Shooting in Scarborough

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is probing the circumstances of a shooting that occurred involving the Toronto Police Service (TPS). The shooting took place at about 2:40 p.m. today at 3227 Eglinton Avenue East in Scarborough.

February

27 February, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Peterborough Collision

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe that a Peterborough-Lakefield Community Police Service (PLCPS) officer is criminally responsible for a collision that occurred on February 8, 2007.

26 February, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Sarnia

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances of the death of a 61-year-old man in Sarnia.

26 February, 2007

SIU Charges Greater Sudbury Police Officer

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has caused a criminal charge to be laid against a Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS) officer.  

23 February, 2007

SIU Investigates Collision in Hamilton

Seven investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances surrounding a collision that occurred during an incident involving the Hamilton Police Service (HPS) early this morning.

20 February, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation in Peterborough

James Cornish, the Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), has concluded there is no reasonable basis to believe that two Peterborough-Lakefield Community Police Service officers are criminally liable for the serious injury to 23-year-old Steven Cranley.

15 February, 2007

SIU Investigates Incident in Shelburne

Four investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are probing the circumstances of an incident that has left a 35-year-old man in critical condition.

12 February, 2007

SIU Concludes Collision Investigation in Peterborough

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there is no reasonable basis to believe that a Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer is criminally responsible for a collision that occurred in Fowlers Corners.

2 February, 2007

SIU Investigates Toronto Collision

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding a collision involving a Toronto Police Service (TPS) cruiser.

1 February, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - Attention News/Assignment/Photo Editors

Media members are invited to attend the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) as seven new investigators are sworn-in on Friday during a ceremony presided over by Mr. Justice John Sutherland.

January

31 January, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Ottawa Death

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there are no reasonable grounds to believe any Ottawa Police Service (OPS) officers are criminally responsible for the death of a 25-year-old man.

31 January, 2007

SIU Terminates Investigation into Man's Death in Hamilton

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has terminated its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of 33-year-old Gregory Russell.

22 January, 2007

SIU Terminates Investigation in West Lorne

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has terminated its investigation into the circumstances surrounding a single motor vehicle collision that occurred on January 19th, 2007, in West Lorne.

16 January, 2007

SIU Investigates Police Shooting in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances of a police shooting that occurred involving officers with the Toronto Police Service (TPS).  

12 January, 2007

SIU Concludes Investigation into Cambridge Collision

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), James Cornish, has concluded there is no reasonable basis to believe that any Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are criminally liable for a 38-year-old man's injuries.

12 January, 2007

SIU Investigates Death in Nipissing

Two investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Nipissing today to probe the circumstances of a man's death in Garden Village.

11 January, 2007

SIU Investigates Firearms Injury in Toronto

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding a police shooting involving the Toronto Police Service (TPS).

8 January, 2007

SIU Terminates Investigation in Alliston

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has terminated an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a 56-year-old Alliston man.

6 January, 2007

Ottawa Man Succumbs to Injuries

On January 5, 2007, at about 9:22 p.m., a 26-year-old Ottawa man succumbed to his injuries at Ottawa Civic Hospital. The man has been identified as James Barber.

5 January, 2007

SIU Investigates Vehicular Injury in Ottawa

Six investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are investigating the circumstances surrounding a serious injury to a 44-year-old man after he was struck by an Ottawa Police Service (OPS) cruiser.  

3 January, 2007

SIU Investigates Ottawa Injury

Four investigators from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) are in Ottawa today to investigate the circumstances surrounding the serious injury to a 26-year-old man.