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ASIRT concludes CPS serious and sensitive investigation
Serious and sensitive CPS investigation complete. No evidence supporting allegations of obstruction of justice.
Article Date: 12/21/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Sensitive
Decision: No Charges
RCMP officer-involved shooting justified
On May 22, 2015 Morinville RCMP were involved in an officer-involved shooting
Article Date: 12/9/2016
Agency: Morinville RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT investigates CPS officer-involved shooting
ASIRT investigates officer-involved shooting on Nov. 29, 2016. Woman died as a result of her injuries
Article Date: 11/29/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: n/a
Investigation into EPS officer-involved shooting complete
ASIRT investigation into EPS officer-involved shooting that occurred on Dec. 27, 2015 complete. Officer was lawfully placed and acting in the lawful execution of his duties
Article Date: 11/25/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
CPS officers justified in officer-involved shooting
ASIRT executive director determines officer's actions justified and reasonable in March 21, 2015 officer-involved shooting
Article Date: 11/24/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT completes RCMP use of force investigation
ASIRT investigated Blackfalds RCMP use of force incident that occurred on Dec. 31, 2014. Investigation complete. No clear evidence that could provide reasonable grounds to believe the officer committed offence.
Article Date: 11/16/2016
Agency: RCMP
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No charges
ASIRT investigates CPS use of force
While investigating CPS officer-involved shooting ASIRT investigators became aware of an additional use of force incident involving CPS officers. ASIRT is investigating
Article Date: 11/7/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: n/a
ASIRT seeks witnesses to officer involved shooting in Calgary
Investigating circumstances surrounding a CPS officer-involved shooting on November 3, shortly before 7 pm, in Calgary.
Article Date: 11/4/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: n/a
ASIRT investigates EPS use of force incident
Investigating EPS use of force incident that occurred on Oct 22, 2016 in the area of Fox Drive and Fort Edmonton Park Rd.
Article Date: 10/31/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: n/a
EPS use of force incident being investigated by ASIRT
On September 17 at approximately 2:03 a.m., EPS beat officers and a bystander, associated with a man who was receiving a open liquor ticket, had a confrontation that resulted in an individual sustaining a broken elbow. Investigation ongoing
Article Date: 10/25/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: n/a
ASIRT lays criminal charges after completed investigation
Executive Director has authorized charges in theft and fraud investigation against RCMP officer
Article Date: 10/21/2016
Agency: RCMP
Category: Sensitive
Decision: Charges
Charges against three Calgary Police Service officers following ASIRT investigation
Three Calgary Police Service (CPS) officers have been charged with criminal offences following an investigation by the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) into their conduct during and after a traffic stop involving a motorist in July 2016.

Article Date: 10/5/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: Charges
ASIRT seeks public assistance for investigation into police shooting
ASIRT investigates circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting on Sept. 17 at 1:02 p.m.
Article Date: 9/18/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: n/a
ASIRT investigates CPS use of force incident
ASIRT investigates use of force incident that occurred on July 30, 2016 in the 6700 block of Macleod Trail S.
Article Date: 8/30/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: n/a
ASIRT investigates RCMP collision on Highway 881
ASIRT investigates incident where a police vehicle struck a man's hand while standing on the side of the road providing aid to an injured pedestrian, as well as whether or not the police vehicle struck the pedestrian.
Article Date: 8/23/2016
Agency: Fort McMurray RCMP
Category: Death
Decision: n/a
ASIRT concludes investigation into CPS officer-involved shooting
Article Date: 8/22/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No charges
ASIRT directed to investigate EPS in-custody death
ASIRT investigating EPS in-custody death.
EPS officers attended residence and while arresting an adult man, he went into medical distress.  He died a short time later at hospital.
Article Date: 8/19/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Death
Decision: n/a
ASIRT completes investigation into CPS use-of-force incident
Investigation into CPS a use-of-force incident that occurred on February 19, 2014 where a man sustained two fractured ribs.
Article Date: 8/11/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT seeking witnesses in Cold Lake fatal collision
Witnesses sought for fatal motor-vehicle collision on August 6, 2016.
Article Date: 8/10/2016
Agency: RCMP
Category: Death
Decision: n/a
ASIRT investigation into Fox Creek RCMP officer-involved shooting complete
On June 30/15 an RCMP officer-involved shooting occurred at a work camp near Fox Creek. The use of lethal force was reasonable and necessary.
Article Date: 8/8/2016
Agency: Fox Creek RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT completes investigation into CPS officer-involved shooting
ASIRT was directed to investigate a Calgary Police Service officer-involved shooting on Oct 31/14.
Article Date: 8/4/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No charges
ASIRT directed to investigate EPS Taser incident
On June 20, 2016 ASIRT commenced investigation into EPS Taser incident that resulted in non-life-threatening head injuries to adult man
Article Date: 7/7/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: n/a
ASIRT completes EPS officer-involved shooting investigation
On May 18/15 EPS officer-involved shooting occurred in the area of Victoria Trail. A man died from a single gunshot wound. The use of lethal force was both reasonable and necessary.
Article Date: 7/5/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No charges
ASIRT investigates CPS officers' actions in use-of-force incident
ASIRT investigates circumstances surrounding the conduct of CPS officers while engaged with a man who was seen breaking into a closed business located on 17 Avenue SW.
Article Date: 6/21/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: n/a
Investigation into Yukon RCMP use of force incident complete
ASIRT concludes investigation into use of force incident that was shared on Facebook.
Article Date: 6/14/2016
Agency: Whitehorse RCMP
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT investigating the discharge of an RCMP police service weapon
ASIRT investigating the circumstances surrounding a Spirit River RCMP officer discharging his police service weapon on June 8, 2016.
Article Date: 6/9/2016
Agency: Spirit River RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: n/a
ASIRT concludes investigation into Cold Lake incident
ASIRT concludes investigation into an incident involving Cold Lake RCMP. Investigation confirms officers' actions did not cause death.
Article Date: 5/25/2016
Agency: Cold Lake RCMP
Category: Death
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT investigates EPS in-custody death
ASIRT investigates EPS officers' involvement with a 47-year-old man and the events leading up to his death. 
Article Date: 5/19/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Death
Decision: n/a
ASIRT Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Red Deer
Shortly after 7 p.m. on May 1, RCMP responded to an apartment building in response to a 911 call involving a possibly suicidal male. Officers entered the apartment building when a confrontation occurred resulting in a member discharging his service pistol
Article Date: 5/2/2016
Agency: Red Deer RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: n/a
ASIRT concludes CPS investigation
ASIRT concludes investigation into whether  the actions of a CPS officer caused or contributed to a serious motor vehicle collision that occurred on December 11, 2014. Officer's actions reasonable and justified.
Article Date: 4/27/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT confirms Calgary Police Service Investigation
ASIRT confirms it has been directed to investigate allegations under s. 46.1(1)(b)(ii) of the Police Act involving CPS Deputy Chief Parhar
Article Date: 4/14/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Sensitive
Decision: n/a
ASIRT clarifies process
ASIRT clarifies process in officer-involved shooting that occurred on March 16, 2015.
Article Date: 3/17/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: n/a
ASIRT investigates incident involving EPS
ASIRT assigned on March 13, 2016 to investigate the circumstances surrounding the initial police interaction with the vehicle and criminal flight response to determine what influence, if any, it had on the collision.
Article Date: 3/14/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Death
Decision: n/a
ASIRT seeking witnesses in CPS incident
ASIRT seeking witnesses in CPS incident that occurred on February 26, 2016 at 1:15 a.m. at the corner of 2 Street & 16 Avenue NW in Calgary
Article Date: 3/8/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Sensitive
Decision: n/a
ASIRT directed to investigate incident involving Tsuu T'ina Nation Police Service
ASIRT directed to investigate circumstances leading up to a fatal collision on February 18 in the area of 37 Street and 146 Avenue SW, Calgary.
Article Date: 2/18/2016
Agency: Tsuu T'ina Nation Police Service
Category: Death
Decision: n/a
Investigation into RCMP officer-involved shooting complete
On Aug. 7, 2015 at approximately 2:15 p.m. officer-involved shooting occurred. Man was shot but survived his injuries. ASIRT Executive Director determined officers actions lawful and the use of force was reasonable.
Article Date: 2/16/2016
Agency: Edson RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT concludes investigation into officer involved shooting
ASIRT's investigation into the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Wetaskiwin on March 24, 2015 is concluded. RCMP officers actions reasonable and justified.  The 40-year old man survived his injuries.
Article Date: 2/1/2016
Agency: Wetaskiwin RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Calgary
On January 24, 2016, ASIRT was directed to enter into an investigation into the circumstances surrounding an officer involved shooting that occurred on the same date in Calgary, Alberta.
Article Date: 1/25/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision:
ASIRT completes EPS use of force investigation
Investigation into use of force incident that occurred on April 12, 2014 while 15-year old male youth was being transported to EYOC is completed.
Article Date: 1/21/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT completes RCMP officer-involved shooting investigation
Investigation into Whitecourt RCMP officer-involved shooting that occurred on Dec. 26, 2014 is complete.
Article Date: 1/21/2016
Agency: Whitecourt RCMP
Category: Officer-Involved Shooting
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT completes Lloydminster RCMP investigation
Investigation into Lloydminster RCMP incident where officer discharged his service weapon has been completed. No one was injured during the course of this incident.
Article Date: 1/20/2016
Agency: Lloydminster RCMP
Category: Sensitive
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT concludes investigation into CPS police service dog incident
Investigation into CPS service dog incident that occurred on October 28, 2014 is complete. Deployment of police service dog was reasonable.
Article Date: 1/18/2016
Agency: CPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT completes investigation into fatal shooting in Grande Prairie
On Jan 2, 2015, ASIRT directed to investigate an RCMP OIS (officer-involved shooting) outside a convenience store in Grande Prairie. 19-year old man died from blood loss due to a gunshot wound.
Article Date: 1/6/2016
Agency: Grande Prairie RCMP
Category: Death
Decision: No Charges
ASIRT concludes investigation into EPS incident
ASIRT investigated EPS use of force incident that occurred on Aug 28, 2014. Executive Director has confirmed the officers involved were acting lawfully and the use of force was reasonable and justified.
Article Date: 1/6/2016
Agency: EPS
Category: Serious Injury
Decision: No Charges
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