OPP officer charged after collision in Brant Township

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OPP officer charged after collision in Brant Township

Postby Thomas » Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:14 pm

An OPP constable is facing charges following a crash in Brant Township involving a motorcycle that resulted in injuries.

On June 9, 2018, members of South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Bruce County Paramedic Services responded to a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Bruce County Road 3 and Bruce County Road 2. A marked OPP police vehicle and a motorcycle were involved in the collision.

The motorcycle operator and Bruce County OPP officer were taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The province’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was notified and invoked its mandate.

Following the completion of the SIU investigation, South Bruce OPP concluded their parallel investigation. As a result, Provincial Constable Kenneth Roppel was charged on November 13, 2018 with failing to afford reasonable opportunity to avoid a collision while making a left turn.

A court appearance has been scheduled for December 18, 2018.

The director of the Special Investigations Unit, Tony Loparco, has determined there are no reasonable grounds to lay criminal charges against an Ontario Provincial Police officer in relation to the serious injury sustained by a 34-year-old man when the man’s motorcycle with the police cruiser.

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Officer Charged in Crash

Postby Thomas » Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:14 pm

An OPP crusier collided with a motorcycle at Bruce Road 2 & 3 in June.

A Bruce County OPP constable is facing charges in a crash involving a police cruiser and a motorcycle.

The crash happened at an intersection of Bruce County Road 3 and Bruce County Road 2 in Brant Township on June 9th.

The officer and the motorcycle operator were transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit were brought in to look into the cause of the crash.

Afterwards, South Bruce OPP conducted their own parallel investigation and charged the officer with making an unsafe left-turn.

He will be in court December 18th.

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OPP officer charged following crash with motorcycle

Postby Thomas » Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:32 pm

OPP officer charged following crash with motorcycle near Walkerton

WALKERTON, ON—An OPP officer has been charged following an investigation by the Special Investigation Unit.

Provincial constable Kenneth Roppel was charged on November 13, 2018 with left turn-fail to afford reasonable opportunity to avoid collision.

On June 9, 2018, South Bruce OPP and Bruce County Paramedic Services responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Bruce Road 3 and Bruce Road 2 just west of Walkerton.

A marked OPP vehicle and a motorcycle were involved in the collision. Both drivers were taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

A court appearance for the accused is scheduled for December 18, 2018.

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