Calgary, AB,

CPS officer charged in relation to on-duty incident

A member of the Calgary Police Service has been charged in relation to an on-duty occurrence in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017.

An incident occurred between an officer and a woman during the booking process which resulted in injuries to the woman.

Professional Standards Section undertook an investigation and the file was forwarded to the Edmonton Crown Prosecutor’s Office.

Alex DUNN, a Constable with the Service for nine-and-a-half years, has been charged with one count of assault causing bodily harm. He is relieved from duty with pay pending further review.

The charged officer is afforded the right to a fair trial, as is any member of the public, and will receive the appropriate supports from the Service during the court process.