19 December 2013
The Authority’s investigation found that the Police response to Ms Edwards’ complaints relating to protection order breaches by her former partner Jimmy Akuhata, were poorly managed and grossly inadequate.
14 November 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority today released its report into the death of 18 year-old James Dean Miles following a Police pursuit north of Katikati in late 2012, finding Police followed all relevant Policy and acted appropriately during the pursuit.
24 October 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority today released its report on the fatal Police shooting of nineteen-year-old Lachan Kelly-Tumarae in Omahu, a small settlement west of Hastings, in March 2011.
17 October 2013
An Independent Police Conduct Authority report has found that Police acted contrary to law in entering a private residence on Homebush Road, Khandallah, Wellington in the early hours of 5 September 2009.
10 October 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority today released its summary report into the death of Rocky Joe Kohatu Hepi following a Police pursuit in Nawton, Hamilton earlier this year.
10 October 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority today released its summary report on the non-fatal shooting of Ruka Hemopo at a Waitangirua address in Wellington on 2 May 2013.
29 August 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority today released it's report relating to the serious injury of two young men during a Police pursuit in Mt Eden, Auckland.
29 August 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority today released it's report relating to the death of a woman in Flatbush, Auckland following a collision with a Police car engaged in urgent duty driving at the time.
20 August 2013
The Authority today released a summary report into Police actions during the arrest of John Bennett in Christchurch on 16 December 2011. The first of its kind to be publicly released by the current Chair of the Independent Police Conduct Authority, this report sets out the Authority’s independent review of the Police investigation into their actions during Mr Bennett's arrest.
8 August 2013
The Authority today released the results of its investigation on the serious bodily harm to four youths during a Police pursuit. The Authority found Police complied with the law and policy throughout the pursuit and the communication, especially in relation to risk, was excellent.
8 August 2013
The Authority today released the results if its investigation into the death of Callan Moss following a Police pursuit. The Authroity found that Police not only considered all risk factors before commencing the pursuit but also fully complied with the law and Police policy during the pursuit.
5 August 2013
The Authority today released the results of its independent investgation into the serious injury to Shane Legg following his arrest. The Authority found that while Police actions were reasonable and complied with the law in most respects, one officer failed to fulfil his duty of care to the person in his custody.
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9 July 2013
The Authority found that the actions of the fleeing driver, Mr Tonga, ultimately led to the death of Ms Stone-Te Haara. While officers failed to comply with Police policy in some areas, the Authority could not conclude that these failures and other actions contributed to Ms Stone-Te Haara’s death.
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22 May 2013
An Independent Police Conduct Authority report has found that Police acted unlawfully in establishing road blocks and detaining and searching people during ‘Operation Eight’.
The Authority's report today released the results of its independent investigation into the Police operation which focused on the activities of a group of people who appeared to be involved in military-style training camps based in the remote Urewera forest in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.
Full Report (PDF 157 KB)
9 May 2013
An independent investigation into three deaths and a serious injury following a Police pursuit of a fleeing car in Gisborne last year was released today.
Full Report (PDF 1.227 KB)
14 March 2013
An independent investigation has found that a Police Officer was justified in using a Taser to arrest a man during an incident in Hornby, Christchurch, on 13 May 2010.
Summary Report (PDF 348 KB)
28 February 2013
Police could have prevented the death of Diane White, the Independent Police Conduct Authority has found.
4 February 2013
The Independent Police Conduct Authority has recommended that Police review and change their policies following a pursuit of a motorcyclist who suffered serious bodily harm, including a severe brain injury, when he crashed during a Police pursuit.