2000-2010 Media Releases
Seven arrested in Hamill case
The Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland, Mrs Nuala O’Loan, is continuing to direct and supervise the investigation of matters arising from the death of Robert Hamill. Seven people have been arrested this m...
Police Ombudsman investigates suspicious death
The Police Ombudsman’s Office is investigating the death of a man in
Derry in the early hours of Tuesday morning. His body was found in a
van parked on the Strand Road. The man had been released from polic...
Ombusdman releases awareness survey results
The Police Ombudsman's Office today announced the results of its first survey of public awareness of the new system for dealing with complaints against the police.
Police Ombudsman statement on powers
Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland Mrs Nuala O’Loan has released the following statement regarding her powers and how they are being used since the opening of her office in November 2000.
‘Do the best you can’ Police Ombudsman tells pupils
The Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland, Mrs. Nuala O'Loan has told pupils at St. Joseph’s High School in Plumbridge, that they must all try to use their skills,
whatever they may be, in the best way poss...
New police era begins
The long awaited new system for dealing with complaints against the police will be launched in Belfast later today (Friday) with the official opening of the Police Ombudsman’s Office.
New police complaints system to begin in November
The Police Ombudsman Designate for Northern Ireland, Mrs Nuala O'Loan, has confirmed that although there are still some legal and administrative issues to be dealt with, she will have the new police complain...