Vancouver Police Board Liability

Posted by Johannes Schenk on May 27th, 2014 — Posted in Employment Law, Human Rights Law, Labour Law, Litigation, Municipal Law, Professional Discipline

Gulkison v. Vancouver Police Board, 2014 BCSC 669 , concerns liability of the Board of Police Commissioners for actions of City of Vancouver Police Department members. Justice Burnyeat held that the Vancouver Police Board is liable for any liabilities or damages that may be attributed to the Board of Police Commissioners for the actions of a police officer.