RCMP officer’s testimony being investigated by police watchdog

The province’s police watchdog is investigating after a formal complaint was made about a Manitoba RCMP officer’s testimony in court.The complaint apparently involved testimony given by the officer in court in Arborg, Man., earlier in September.READ MORE: Winnipeg cops cleared in shooting of hatchet-wielding manThe Independent Investigation Unit (IIU) said the officer’s alleged conduct might involve a prescribed offence under the Police Services Act, so it’s looking into the situation.IIU investigating RCMP officer’s testimony at trial https://t.co/KXd4SGEVLT pic.twitter.com/HB8R8YcZ89— IIU Manitoba (@IIUManitoba) September 25, 2019
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