Newfoundland and Labrador police officer Doug Snelgrove guilty of sexual assault
|CTVnews 15 May 2021 at 14:35|
The woman testified the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officer drove her home in a police car from a St. John s nightclub and assaulted her in her living room.
Snelgrove was on duty and in uniform at the time.
This was his third trial for the charge, following a successful appeal of an acquittal in 2017 and a subsequent mistrial.
Demonstrators have been outside the provincial Supreme Court building in downtown St. John s since 10 a.m., chanting and holding up signs in support of the complainant.