Victim suffers injuries during police arrest.


Incident Title
Victim suffers injuries during police arrest.
Incident ID
Incident Description
The victim alleges that on June 29, 2011, Constable Bradley Pearce and Constable Derek McIntyre caused bodily harm while arresting him for violating his parole. Tam Nguyen, a case worker at Independence Apartments halfway house testified he saw officers dragging victim up the stairs and Const. Pearce strike the parolee in the head with an open hand. The victim received three stitches to his head and suffered two black eyes and a swollen cheek. Because initial prosecutor proceeded summarily rather than by indictment in provincial docket court, the judge declared a mistrial.
Incident Date
Incident City
Incident Neighbourhood
Central Mcdougall
Type of Abuse
Physical violence
Injuries Incurred
Strike to the head (received 3 stitches on head);
Two black eyes;
Swollen cheek
Weapon used
Open hand
Victim Gender
Victim Disabilities
Substance use disorder (heroin) - referenced in news article
Victim Sexual Orientation
Not listed
Authority Involved
Edmonton Police Service
Officer Name
Brad Pearce; Derek McIntyre
Officer Badge Number
2083 (Pearce); 2044 (McIntyre)
Court Cases
Her Majesty the Queen v. Bradley Pearce and Derek McIntyre
Submission Source
External Database Import
Submission Source Affiliation
Alberta Police Misconduct Database
Alberta Police Misconduct Database
Submission Source Link
Alberta Police Misconduct Database
Additional Details
APMD original incident ID: i-lUCeiqDPdQAiVN
Archive Publication Date
August 9, 2022
Archive Last Update
August 9, 2022
bodily harm;
Alberta Police Misconduct Database
From published source
Complaint Resolution
Law Enforcement Review Board