What are the implications of a police officer's findings in a judicial review?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Basi v. The Saanich Police Department, 2014 BCSC 593 (CanLII):

It was correctly pointed out that the issue on this judicial review is not whether the police officer reached the correct conclusion, but whether his conclusion was a reasonable one in the sense described in Dunsmuir v. New Brunswick.

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