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CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Corruption and disobedience - Breach of trust - Obstruction of justice

Tuesday, March 06, 2018 @ 8:46 AM  

Trial of Levesque, charged with attempting to obstruct justice and committing breach of trust. Levesque was the Thunder Bay Chief of Police. The charges stemmed from information he provided to the mayor of Thunder Bay, Hobbs, in December 2016, regarding a criminal investigation into allegations of extortion against Hobbs. The Crown took the position that by intentionally informing Hobbs that he was the subject of an investigation, Levesque interfered with the administration of justice and intentionally attempted to obstruct justice or was wilfully blind to the...