(born March 7, 1963) is an English-born Canadian convicted murderer, rapist, and former Colonel in the Canadian Forces.
On February 8, 2010, he was relieved as the base commander at CFB Trenton due to criminal charges.
He was formally charged by the Ontario Provincial Police, pursuant to the Criminal Code, with two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of forcible confinement, two counts of breaking and entering, and sexual assault.
On October 21, 2010, Williams was sentenced to two life sentences for first-degree murder, two 10-year sentences for other sexual assaults, two 10-year sentences for forcible confinement, and 82 one-year sentences for breaking and entering, all to be served concurrently.
On October 22, 2010, Williams was stripped of his commission, ranks, and awards by the Governor General of Canada on the recommendation of the Chief of the Defence Staff.
His severance pay was terminated and the salary he received following his arrest was seized, although he is still entitled to a pension.