Former Kelowna RCMP officer charged

Kelowna Law Courts

A former Kelowna RCMP officer is now facing criminal charges.

The BC Prosecution Service has officially approved seven charges of breach of trust against Brian Matthew Burkett.

The charges stem from several allegations of misconduct from incidents occurring between October 2015 and August of 2016.

The names of the alleged victims are currently under a publication ban and details of Burkett's alleged misconduct have not been released.

He is due to appear in court on September 23rd.