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Police Ombudsman witness appeal

22.01.18 Police Ombudsman witness appeal

The Police Ombudsman has issued an appeal for witnesses who saw any interaction between police officers and a young couple before a fatal traffic collision near Toome at the weekend.

Police Ombudsman statement regarding judicial review

21.12.17 Police Ombudsman statement regarding judicial review

The Police Ombudsman's Office has expressed disappointment at today's High Court judgment on a judicial review concerning its 2016 Loughinisland report.

Police Ombudsman investigators arrest two police officers

07.12.17 Police Ombudsman investigators arrest two police officers

Two police officers have been arrested this morning by Police Ombudsman investigators.

Police officer disciplined over crash investigation

A police officer has been disciplined after a driver escaped punishment for knocking down a pedestrian in Derry/Londonderry in December 2015.

Man suffered three broken fingers in "custody accident"

The Police Ombudsman has found that an incident in which a man sustained three broken fingers in police custody was accidental.

How to complain

If you wish to make a complaint about a police officer or member of police staff, please use our online complaint form, or call us on 0300 123 2989 (telephone calls may be recorded for joint protection, training and other lawful purposes).

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Historical Investigations

Information about the work of the Police Ombudsman in investigating incidents related to "The Troubles" in Northern Ireland between 1968 and 1998.

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Information for Police Officers

Detailed information about the work of the Police Ombudsman's Office for police officers, including information about the complaints process, what happens if a complaint is made against you, and a detailed FAQ section.

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Children & Young People

Information and videos about what the Police Ombudsman Office does, and what to do if you are a child or a young person and are not happy about the way you’ve been treated by police.

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