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Under law we are fully independent

If you have a complaint about the NZ Police, you can come to us

Whaia te pono, kia puawai ko te tika

Seek the truth, that justice may prevail

Media releases 2018

15 March 2018

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that Police were not justified in stopping vehicles at a vehicle checkpoint to identify individuals who had attended an “Exit International” meeting in Lower Hutt on 2 October 2016.


15 February 2018

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that a Police officer’s action in firing once at Christopher Brown in Porirua on 26 February 2017 was lawful and proportionate in the circumstances. 

25 January 2018

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that two Police officers were justified in using force while arresting a man in Christchurch on 6 March 2017.

25 January 2018

The Independent Police Conduct Authority released a report today finding that two Police officers were justified in using force while arresting a man in Christchurch on 6 March 2017.


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