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TPS officer charged,
Additional charges laid

Broadcast time: 15:40
Thursday, December 21, 2017

Professional Standards

Case #: 2017-2061900

As part of a Special Investigations Unit investigation, on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at 7:30 a.m., Constable James Forcillo surrendered to police.

At that time, he was arrested and charged with:

1) Failing to Comply with Recognizance

After receiving information from the Special Investigations Unit, Toronto Police Service Professional Standards began a separate investigation.

As a result, on December 21, 2017, Constable James Forcillo, 34, was charged with:

1) Perjury
2) Attempt Obstruct Justice

He remains in custody and is scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West on Friday, December 29, 2017.

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Meaghan Gray, Corporate Communications, for Inspector Ed Boyd, Professional Standards