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REGULATED OCCUPATIONS - Administration - Inquiries and hearings - Appeals - Judicial review - Occupations - Police officers

Friday, November 10, 2017 @ 8:37 AM  

Appeal by the Chief of Police of the Edmonton Police Service (Chief) from an order requiring him to hold a disciplinary hearing. Fermaniuk, a police officer, complained about the actions of another police officer. The Chief dismissed the complaint, concluding that the evidence did not reveal a reasonable prospect of obtaining a conviction for any disciplinary offence. Fermaniuk appealed. The Law Enforcement Review Board (Board) allowed the appeal, finding that there was a reasonable prospect that the officer’s conduct could constitute the offence of discreditable conduct...