2001 Media Releases
Omagh Bomb investigation
On Saturday 15 August 1998 a terrorist bomb exploded in Omagh killing 29 people and two unborn children. It was the worst single terrorist incident since the start of “The Troubles” in 1969.
Police Ombudsman releases findings on Devenny investigation
The Police Ombudsman’s Office has released results of a three-month investigation into a complaint by the family of Derry/Londonderry man Samuel Devenny who died three months after he and members of his fami...
'RUC officers acted properly’ – Police Ombudsman.
The Police Ombudsman’s Office has released the findings of its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a man outside Strand Road RUC station in
Londonderry/Derry in January.
Statement from Police Ombudsman
The Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland, Mrs Nuala O’Loan, has announced today that she is investigating the issues raised of whether the police received prior warning of the Omagh bomb, and of whether any...
Public attitudes to police behaviour and complaints
The Police Ombudsman’s Office has issued the findings from its latest research into the Northern Ireland public’s attitude to police behaviour and its awareness of the new system for making complaints agains...
Police Ombudsman appeal over baton incident
The Police Ombudsman’s Office has appealed for information in relation to an incident during the trouble in north Belfast last week in which it has been suggested that a 16 year old girl was hit by a plastic...
Shots fired: Police Ombudsman appeal
The Police Ombudsman’s Office has appealed for information about an
incident last night (Thursday) in which a number of shots were fired in the Monagh Bypass area of Belfast.
Police Ombudsman appeal
The Police Ombudsman’s Office has appealed for information about a road accident in west Belfast early this morning in which a 21-year man was killed.