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Five Correctional Officers charged,
Toronto South Detention Centre investigation

Broadcast time: 15:30
Friday, March 6, 2020

11 Division

Case #: 2019-2458088

The Toronto Police Service is informing the public of an investigation which it conducted at the Toronto South Detention Centre.

It is alleged that:

- on Friday, December 20, 2019, a prisoner serving a custodial sentence was assaulted by six correctional officers

On Friday, March 6, 2020, five men surrendered to 11 Division. They were arrested and each charged with:

1. Aggravated Assault

They are scheduled to appear in court on Monday, April 20, 2020, at 2 p.m., room 202.

The sixth man is expected to be charged at a future date.

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Meaghan Gray, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Glen McBryde, 11 Division