2012-11-16 16:24 PST

A funeral for Surrey RCMP Constable Adrian Oliver will be held Tuesday, Nov. 20 in Langley. Cst. Oliver was killed on November 13, when he was involved in a motor vehicle collision in Surrey.

Members of the public are invited to attend (see note to media below). However, seating priority will be given to Cst. Oliver’s family, friends, colleagues and those attending in uniform. Police and emergency personnel planning to attend the funeral, may direct questions via email to surrey.funeral.info@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Time: 1 pm, with march to take place before the event

Location: Langley Event Centre, 7888 - 200th Street, Langley BC

Parking: Available via 80th Ave or 202A Street.

Webcasting: For those who wish to watch the event live, go to http://www.livestream.com/rcmpgrc

Important note for the media: Members of the media are asked to bring identification. They are invited to film the arrival and departure of police personnel and the funeral procession. At the family’s request, no media cameras or microphones are permitted inside the arena. The RCMP will be providing footage of the arrival, and departure as well as the funeral inside, live-streaming the entire event. Media planning to broadcast live from the event are asked to contact Sgt. Peter Thiessen at 604-614-6177.

Sgt. Peter Thiessen
Senior Media Relations Officer
BC RCMP Communication Services
Lower Mainland District RCMP
Cel: 604-614-6177
Follow Sgt Thiessen on Twitter @lmdrcmp


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