SIU Investigating Arrest of Man following Scuffle Outside a Toronto Nightclub
Case Number: 17-TCI-264
- Around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017, an 18-year-old man was involved in an altercation with security staff at a nightclub on Pearl Street.
- Toronto Police Service officers arrested the man.
- During the arrest, the man suffered an arm injury. He was treated at hospital.
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.
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