The Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) has laid one count of sexual assault against Cst. Dennis Dale Kelsey, a 57-year-old member of the Halifax Regional Police.
On Aug. 6, HRP referred to SiRT an allegation of sexual assault made by a female against a male constable with HRP. The allegations relate to an incident occurring at the woman’s home on July 6. On Aug. 12, SIRT began the investigation. Kelsey was arrested on Aug. 20, and released on a promise to appear with conditions. He is due to appear in provincial court in Halifax on Sept. 26 in relation to this charge.