Independent Investigations Office
For Immediate Release
Surrey – The Independent Investigations Office of BC was notified of the death of a female adult that occurred in police presence in the Lillooet area. As a result, the IIO has commenced an investigation to determine what role, if any, the officers’ actions may have played in the death of the female.
The IIO is the independent civilian oversight agency of the police in British Columbia. It investigates all officer-related incidents that result in serious harm or death, whether or not there is any allegation of wrongdoing.