Two Police Officers under investigation for Rape

Updated: November 13, 2017

Over the weekend three women alleged that they were raped by two officers while in custody at the Independence Police Station. Today ACP Joseph Myvett was asked about the reports.

ACP Joseph Myvett

I can confirm to you that the police has received two reports of rape and a joint investigation is being carried out by the Professional Standards Branch and CIB at this time.

We understand that personnel from the Professional Standards Branch were in Independence this past weekend.