Tuesday, July 28, 2015

OPP charge own member with fraud

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North West Region Crime Unit has charged an OPP officer with two criminal offences as a result of an investigation that was commenced on November 20, 2013. The alleged offences occurred in November, 2013 while the officer was not on duty.
As a result of the investigation Provincial Constable Steve Tetreault, a 24-year member of the OPP currently assigned to the Kenora OPP Detachment was arrested on Aug. 20, 2014 and charged with: theft over $5,000 and fraud over $5,000.

The accused who is currently on leave was released on a promise to appear and is scheduled to attend the Ontario Court of Justice in Kenora on Sept. 25, 2014.
The investigation is ongoing.

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