Windsor police officer charged in harassment investigation

Windsor Police Service News Update
Wednesday, September 27, 2023
Case #: 23-107766
Windsor police officer charged in harassment investigation 

Windsor Police Service has arrested one of its members following a criminal harassment investigation. 

On September 25, 2023, Constable Joshua Smith, a five-year veteran of the Windsor Police Service, was arrested following a complaint of harassing behaviour.

The officer and victim are known to each other. The harassment is alleged to have occurred while the officer was off-duty.

Cst. Smith has been charged with criminal harassment, indecent communications, and harassing communications. He has been suspended from duty with pay while the incident is being investigated. 

As the matter is now before the court, the Windsor Police Service will not comment or release further information regarding this investigation.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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