News - 2016

Board welcomes reduction in police complaints

16 December 2016
Complaints against the PSNI have reduced by 7% in the last 6 months, Members of the Policing Board’s Performance Committ

Planning ahead for the Police Estate

08 December 2016
The Policing Board has approved the 2016 PSNI Estate Strategy which outlines PSNI plans for major and minor works, custo

NCA move for ACC Kerr

06 December 2016
Policing Board Chair Anne Connolly has congratulated ACC Kerr on his move to the National Crime Agency, Anne Connolly sa

Statement on PSNI student officer intakes recommencing

01 December 2016
Further to the Board statement issued on the 11th November, Members of the Policing Board today agreed that student offi

Progress made on Police College Report

11 November 2016
Members of the Policing Board held a special meeting (10/11/16) to consider the final plans for implementation

Get wise to scams – if you can spot it, you can stop it

10 November 2016
Phishing, vishing, smishing… do you know what these are and how to stop becoming a victim of them?

Statement on Police College Review

07 November 2016
The Policing Board has received findings of a comprehensive review into the operations of the Police College

Reflecting and Refocusing: 15 years on

03 November 2016
150 delegates are attending a major conference today (3 November) organised by the Policing Board and the Police Service

Public perceptions of policing published

03 November 2016
The Policing Board has published the latest survey on the public’s perception of policing in Northern Ireland. The Omn

15 years of policing

02 November 2016
To reflect on the achievements and challenges of police reform over the last 15 years the Northern Ireland Policing

Why human rights is important for the community and policing

07 September 2016
Victims, ethics, legacy and the policing of parades and protests: these are just some of the issues police deal with whe

HMIC Reports welcomed

04 August 2016
The Chair of the Northern Ireland Policing Board has welcomed the publication of two new Inspection Reports

Board Annual Report and Accounts published

06 July 2016
The Northern Ireland Policing Board has published its Annual Report which provides a review of Board performance

Business Crime Action Plan launched

22 June 2016
A new action plan to tackle crime within the business community has been jointly launched by Justice Minister

Policing Board briefed on PSNI investigation

16 June 2016
A special meeting of the Policing Board was convened today to receive a report from the Chief Constable on the remit of

New Chief Executive takes up position

16 May 2016
The Northern Ireland Policing Board has appointed Amanda Stewart as its new Chief Executive.

Policing Board appoints new Assistant Chief Constable

25 April 2016
The Northern Ireland Policing Board has appointed Chief Superintendent Alan Todd as Assistant Chief Constable (ACC) for

Monitoring police performance: Board publishes key documents

07 April 2016
The Northern Ireland Policing Board (the Board) has published the Strategic Outcomes for Policing in Northern Ireland 20

Policing Human Rights

07 April 2016
The Policing Board has published its latest Human Rights Annual Report which looks at how well the PSNI have met their d

Statement on murder of Adrian Ismay

16 March 2016
Speaking about the statement issued from PSNI confirming the launch of a murder investigation, Policing Board Chair Anne

Board Chair and Chief Constable attend events in Washington

14 March 2016
NI Policing Board (NIPB) Chair Anne Connolly and PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton and will attend a series of engage

Board questions NCA Director General on NI operations

03 March 2016
Members of the Policing Board today (3 March), met with newly appointed Director General of the National Crime Agency Ly

Lurgan violence condemned

25 January 2016
Policing Board Chair Anne Connolly has condemned the violence directed at police during a security alert in Lurgan.

Significant rise in arrests for drink driving

15 January 2016
Provisional figures released today by the Police Service of Northern (PSNI) show that the number of drivers and motorcyc

Board engages with the business community

13 January 2016
The Policing Board met with representatives from the business community today to discuss the Board’s Strategic Objective

Policing Board seeks Custody Visitors

12 January 2016
If you found yourself in police custody, wouldn’t you want someone to check on your welfare?