Verdict anticipated at the moment in Toronto-area constable charged in corruption investigation


The decision is predicted at the moment within the trial of a Toronto space constable surrounded by expenses of greater than a dozen crimes in a corruption investigation.

Richard Sr. has pleaded not responsible to 14 expenses, together with breach of belief and trafficking of cocaine and steroids.

The York Regional Police Officer was arrested in October 2018 as a part of an in depth corruption investigation and initially confronted 30 expenses, though greater than half have been dropped in the beginning of the trial.

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Prosecutors allege that the senior lodged an intelligence report about his former mistress and falsely claimed info from an informant.

He additionally alleged that he deliberate to rob a fictional drug warehouse from an undercover officer, appearing as an informer.

The Crown additional accuses the officer of providing to promote the medication he had deliberate in a theft to 2 males he knew; Offered steroids, posing as his companion to a different undercover officer; Stole the cash to pay the informant; And improperly used a police database and shared confidential info.

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