Impaired Driving Charge - Saskatoon Police Service Member

A 13 year Saskatoon Police Service member has been charged with Impaired Driving and Exceeding .08 and is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court on June 11th at 2:00 p.m.

Cst. R. Rodgers was arrested by Patrol members at approximately 3:00 a.m. Sunday, May 24th, following a third party complaint regarding a man and woman arguing in a vehicle at 22nd Street and Idylwyld Drive.

Cst. Rodgers will be reassigned to other duties within the Police Service pending the outcome of court proceedings. The incident will also be subject of an internal investigation to determine if breaches of discipline may have occurred pursuant to the Saskatchewan Police Act, 1990.

(Occurrence Number: 2009-47668)