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Coronavirus: Office arrangements

23.03.20 Coronavirus: Office arrangements

The Police Ombudsman’s Office is having to adapt our working arrangements in line with Government guidance relating to the current outbreak of Covid-19.

Office closes to members of the public

19.03.20 Office closes to members of the public

The Police Ombudsman’s Office has put in place ‘social distancing’ measures in line with current Government guidance on dealing with the Coronavirus outbreak.

Greenvale families briefed on “complex investigation"

Police Ombudsman investigators have met with the families of Lauren Bullock, Morgan Barnard, both 17, and 16-year-old Connor Currie, who died on 17 March 2019 during a crush outside the Greenvale Hotel, Cookstown. The three had been among hundreds of young people queueing for a Saint Patrick’s night event at the hotel.

Two officers disciplined after collapse of crash court case

Two police officers have been disciplined over failings in the investigation of a head-on collision near Lisburn in January 2018.

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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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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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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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