2023 Media Releases News

Engagement On Official Statistics

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Investigation Begins Into PSNI Policy & Practice Relating To Vulnerable People

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The Police Ombudsman has commenced an investigation into the PSNI policies and practice and the obligations imposed on police officers when interacting with vulnerable people.

Police Ombudsman Condemns Attempted Murder Of Police Officer

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The Police Ombudsman has condemned the attempted murder of an off-duty police officer.  

Witness appeal: Portrush incident

Logo on front door of Police Ombudsman's Office

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The Police Ombudsman’s Office is appealing for witnesses to an incident in Portrush on Wednesday 8 February 2023. The incident, which involved a physical altercation between a police officer and a member ...

Police Ombudsman: Investigation Into ‘Protect Our Monuments’ Protest ‘Closed Prematurely’

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The Police Ombudsman has concluded that the PSNI investigation into a ‘Protect Our Monuments’ protest in Belfast on 13 June 2020 was ‘closed prematurely’ following a failure to access and exploit intelligenc...