RCMP officer charged with perjury, obstructing justice

Published on February 25, 2014

RCMP Const. Shawn Greene was charged Feb. 10 with perjury and obstruction of justice for alleged offences that took place while he was stationed at the RCMP Trinity Conception Detachment in Harbour Grace.

Greene is currently posted to Nova Scotia where he has been suspended with pay pending the outcome of court and internal proceedings.

A news release states only the charges stem from allegations made to the RCMP in May 2013.

An independent investigation into the complaint was conducted by Halifax Regional Police at the request of the RCMP.  

Greene is due to appear at provincial court in Harbour Grace April 9.