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Police justified in firing five baton rounds during flags protest riot in east Belfast.

Incident Date:

07.01.2013

Police were justified in discharging five baton rounds during intense rioting associated with the flags protests in east Belfast on 7 January 2013, a Police Ombudsman investigation has concluded.

Firing of three baton rounds during east Belfast flags riot was justified

Incident Date:

05.01.2013

An investigation by the Police Ombudsman’s Office has concluded that police were justified in firing three AEPs (baton rounds) at rioters during disturbances associated with the flags protests in east Belfas...

Taser use justified as man cuts throat

Incident Date:

05.01.2013

Police were right to use Taser against a man who was cutting his throat with a knife, an investigation by the Police Ombudsman has concluded.

Officer right to use Taser during Dungannon incident.

Incident Date:

01.01.2013

The Police Ombudsman has said police were right to have used Taser during a domestic incident in Dungannon.

Police officer disciplined over failure to provide prosecutors with CCTV footage

Incident Date:

10.12.2012

A police officer has been disciplined for failing to provide the Public Prosecution Service with CCTV evidence following a street disturbance in Omagh in December 2012.

Police use of baton rounds during Carrick flag protests “justified”

Incident Date:

05.12.2012

The Police Ombudsman has concluded that police were justified in firing three baton rounds during rioting associated with the Union Flag protests in Carrickfergus in December 2012.

Police justified in using Taser against man threatening to kill himself

Incident Date:

Dec 2012

Police were justified in using Taser against a man who had a knife pressed against his neck and was threatening to kill himself, the Police Ombudsman has found.

Taser use justified against man causing self harm with razor

Incident Date:

Nov 2012

The Police Ombudsman has concluded that police acted appropriately when they used Taser against a man cutting himself with a razor blade, during an incident in west Belfast in November 2012.

Man says he might have died if police had not used Taser

Incident Date:

Nov 2012

A man who had been self-harming and had a knife held to his chest, has said he might not still be alive if police had not used Taser against him.

AEP discharges during north Belfast violence were “proportionate and necessary”

Incident Date:

03.09.2012

The Police Ombudsman, Dr Michael Maguire, has found that the discharge of six Attenuated Energy Projectiles (AEPs) by the police during public disorder in north Belfast in September 2012 was proportionate an...

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