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Coquitlam Mounties cleared in 2021 death of man during arrest – BC
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Coquitlam Mounties cleared in 2021 death of man during arrest – BC

B.C.’s civilian police watchdog has cleared two Coquitlam RCMP officers of wrongdoing in the death of a man during an arrest last year. The Independent Investigations Office (IIO) says Mounties were called to a home in the 300 block of Balfour Drive around 3 a.m. on Oct. 19, 2021, to a report of a man in his underwear and a T-shirt banging his head on the door.A resident of the home recorded a portion of the incident on their cellphone. Read more: IIO closes investigation into Vernon death, finds police played no role in it Read More IIO closes investigation into Vernon death, finds police played no role in it An officer arrived to find the man on the street, and ...