The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) in Corner Brook has charged two men with offences relating to the false representation of peace officers.
These items were seized as part of an investigation by the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, with assistance from the RCMP. Two men from Corner Brook and Deer Lake have been charged with offences relating to the false representation of peace officers. — Submitted photo
On Tuesday, officers with the RNC Criminal Investigation Division, with assistance from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, charged a 34-year-old man from Corner Brook and a 25-year-old male resident of Deer Lake as part of an ongoing investigation.
It's alleged the accused represented themselves as peace officers through the use of uniforms, vehicle signage and equipment. All items were seized by police without incident and both men are scheduled to appear in provincial court on June 10.
The RNC is continuing to investigate these incidents and is asking anyone with information to contact the RNC at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can also provide information anonymously on the N.L. Crime Stoppers website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.