IIO Investigation into Prince George Officer-involved Shooting Concluded

Posted April 30, 2013

 

MEDIA ADVISORY
Independent Investigations Office
April 30, 2013

SURREY – The Independent Investigations Office (IIO) investigation into the Sept. 10, 2012 fatal shooting of Gregory Matters involving the RCMP has been concluded.

Chief Civilian Director Richard Rosenthal will release his public report into this incident on the morning of Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Richard Evans, Director of Operations for the Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP, will also be present to discuss the commission’s involvement in this matter.

Mr. Rosenthal and Mr. Evans will be available to media personnel at the time and location below.

Event Date:  Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Time:  10 a.m.

Location:
IIO Headquarters
12th Floor
13450 – 102 Ave.
Surrey

Please note: IIO headquarters is a secure facility and media personnel will be required to sign in. No latecomers can be accommodated. Parking at Central City is free.

Media personnel unable to attend are invited to participate by telephone. Please note that these telephone lines are for media agencies only:

Call-In Numbers: Greater Vancouver:  604 681-0260
Toll-free from elsewhere in B.C.:  1 877 353-9184 Pass Code:  68873#

Contact:

Owen Court
Independent Investigations Office of BC
owen.court@iiobc.ca