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Sexual Assault Investigation,
Toronto Police Officer Charged

Broadcast time: 13:20
Date: Thursday, January 13, 2022
Unit: Professional Standards
Phone: 416-808-7100

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest in a Sexual Assault investigation.

Staff Sergeant Jai Escott, 47, has been charged with:

1. Sexual Assault

It is alleged he committed a sexual assault in December 2013.

Staff Sergeant Escott has 19 years' of service and is currently assigned to 42 Division. He has been Suspended With Pay.

He is scheduled to appear in court at 150 Bond Street East, Oshawa, on February 15, 2022, at 11:30 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2800, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes or Google Play.

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Meaghan Gray, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Marc Cioffi, Professional Standards