15 September 2016
The Independent Police Conduct Authority released a report today finding that Police were justified in commencing a pursuit of four teenagers in a camper van in Rotorua on 6 December 2015, and complied with all relevant law and Police policy.
Full Report (PDF 467 KB)
14 September 2016
1 September 2016
The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that two Police officers were justified in shooting David Cerven, a Slovakian national, in Myers Park, Auckland on 2 August 2015. However, the actions of the officers, in deciding to immediately approach and challenge Mr Cerven while he was engaged with other unarmed officers, precipitated Mr Cerven’s response.
4 August 2016
The Independent Police Conduct Authority has found that Police were justified in their initial pursuit of a BMW. However, due to the high risks involved, the Armed Offenders Squad (AOS) officer in pursuit should have abandoned the pursuit at an earlier stage, and should not have tried to forcefully stop the BMW by himself.
7 July 2016
The Independent Police Conduct Authority was unable to make a finding as to what force was used on a Putaruru man in June 2015.
Full Report (PDF 494 KB)