You are here

Latest News

The SiRT will usually distribute a media release at or near the commencement of each of its investigations. Those releases will be found in this section. Other news items of interest relevant to the SiRT are also posted in this section.

Feb
20

The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) today laid a charge of assault against Cst. Jason Marriott, 35, an eight-year member of the Halifax Regional Police (HRP).

Feb
09

The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) is investigating the facts surrounding the death of a man by gunshot early this morning on Barrington Street, Halifax.

Feb
03

The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has commenced an investigation regarding the death of a man that occurred after he fell from a balcony at a South End Halifax apartment building. 

Jan
27

The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has opened an investigation into allegations of domestic violence against a male Halifax Regional Police (HRP) officer.

Dec
20

Just before 4 p.m., while travelling east on Reserve St. in Glace Bay, the officer observed a motorcycle driving in front of him pull a wheelie. The officer briefly turned on his lights and siren.

Dec
13

An investigation by the province's Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has concluded there are no grounds for charges against a Halifax Regional Police (HRP) officer who pursued a motor vehicle on September 9, 2013.

Dec
09

The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has completed its investigation of a police shooting that occurred in Dartmouth in June.  It has concluded there are no grounds for charges against a Halifax Regional Police (HRP) of

Nov
28

The province’s Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has released reports in two recent investigations that resulted in charges being laid. One involves breach of undertaking charges laid September 24, 2013, against Cst.

Nov
23
The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) is investigating the crash of a motor vehicle resulting in the death of the driver. The crash occurred when a member of the Luneburg RCMP attempted to stop the vehicle.
Oct
30

The province's independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has begun an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the arrest of a 31 year-old male charged with the attempted murder of a Halifax Regional Police (HRP) officer.

Pages