Two separate investigations are underway against a total of four members of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary.
The Nova Scotia Serious Incident Response Team has been called in to investigate a member of the RNC who has been suspended without pay pending the completion of the investigaton. No information is being provided on the nature of the investigation.
Meanwhile, members of the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a separate matter involving a criminal complaint against another member of the RNC. Sources indicate that other members were aware of the incident.
The three officers involved in that case have been taken off regular duties while the investigation is carried out.