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Professional Responsibility - Regulated occupations - Occupations - Police officers - Duties

Thursday, February 02, 2017 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the police defendants from a finding of liability and award of damages in favour of the plaintiff, Margaret. Margaret learned that one of the neighbourhood boys who babysat her children broke into a neighbour’s home, stole guns, took them to school, and threatened other students. She sought to convey the information to police without becoming part of the investigation, so as not to alert her neighbours she had discussed the matter with police. Margaret testified that the officer she was put in contact with...