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Pedestrian hit by fleeing driver

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 12:11 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that officers responded in a timely and appropriate manner as soon as they were aware that a fleeing driver had hit a pedestrian. More >>

Second tasering unjustified following disorder in Picton

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 11:13 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that an officer was not justified in tasering a man for a second time during an arrest in Picton on 23 June 2018. More >>

Chairman to assist Hong Kong IPCC

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 11:12 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Chairman of the Authority, Judge Colin Doherty, has agreed to assist the Hong Kong Independent Police Complaints Council (IPCC) as a member of an international panel to provide high level advice to the IPCC in relation to its proposed "Thematic ... More >>

Breach of 'journalistic privilege' during unlawful search

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 10:18 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that the Police's unlawful search of Nicky Hager's property in October 2014 resulted from an unwitting neglect of duty and did not amount to misconduct by any individual officer. Police policy at the ... More >>

Police collision with motorcycle following pursuit in Chch

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 11:23 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that an officer drove carelessly during a pursuit and that this was the primary cause of a collision with a motorcycle that injured the rider. More >>

Shots fired to warn fleeing driver in Huntly not justified

Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 12:28 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that an officer's decision to fire three warning shots to stop a fleeing driver from reversing towards him was not justified. More >>

Officer accused of sexual assault and breach of privacy

Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 12:26 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Authority oversaw a Police investigation of an officer in Auckland accused of sexual assault and breach of privacy by his ex-partner. More >>

Police pursuit in Auckland that resulted in collision

Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 12:23 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Authority oversaw a Police investigation into a pursuit of a fleeing driver in Auckland on 24 September 2018. More >>

Excessive force used after pursuit in Ramarama

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 11:13 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that two officers used excessive force during an arrest in Ramarama, South Auckland on 26 October 2016. More >>

Disappearance of nine firearms surrendered to Police

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 5:04 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found multiple failings in respect of the disappearance of nine firearms which were held by Police in Auckland from 28 January 2017. More >>

Excessive force used during public disorder in Huntly

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 11:53 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that an officer used excessive force during an arrest in Huntly. More >>

Police use of force following pursuit in Auckland

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 12:45 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that, following a pursuit in Auckland, a man was dealt with inappropriately and unprofessionally by a Police officer during his arrest. More >>

Excessive use of force by off-duty officer

Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 11:24 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that an off-duty officer unnecessarily involved himself in a dispute between his friend, Mr V, and the friend's former partner, Ms S, in Christchurch in November 2015. When the dispute escalated, the officer used ... More >>

Death of a man in custody at HBACU

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 10:24 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that Police as an organisation, as well as individual officers, failed in their legal duty of care when a man in custody died after a drug overdose in November 2017. More >>

Police officer should not have engaged in pursuit

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 11:58 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that a Police officer should not have tried to stop or pursue a car thought to contain young people in Palmerston North on 28 May 2018. The pursuit ended when the fleeing car crashed into a ditch. ... More >>

High speed by an officer following a pursuit

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 9:57 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Authority oversaw a Police investigation into the manner of driving by an officer following an abandoned pursuit in Auckland City on 11 August 2017. More >>

Police officer fires at stolen Police car in Murupara

Thursday, 4 April 2019, 11:21 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that a Police officer was not justified in shooting at a stolen Police car in Murupara on 17 October 2017. More >>

Collaborative review of fleeing driver events [15/3/19]

Monday, 1 April 2019, 3:52 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

Embedding a risk-averse mind-set in Police staff is one of the keys to the safe management of fleeing driver events, says Judge Colin Doherty, Chair of the Independent Police Conduct Authority. More >>

Self-harm attempted at Auckland custody unit

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 11:09 am | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that Police generally complied with policy when a man was taken into custody and while there attempted to harm himself in December 2017. More >>

Triple fatality in Nelson involving a fleeing driver

Tuesday, 12 March 2019, 12:48 pm | Independent Police Conduct Authority

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that Police officers were justified in pursuing a vehicle believed to contain a wanted offender on 11 March 2018. The pursuit ended when the fleeing driver overtook a truck, colliding with an oncoming ... More >>

 

 

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