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Board urges support for policing

10 July 2014
Members of the Policing Board today received a briefing from ACC Kerr on the policing plans in place for the Twelfth

Board holds roundtable meeting on hate crime

09 July 2014
Members of the Policing Board have met with representatives from key organisations across Northern Ireland

Policing Board Confirms Assistant Chief Constable Appointment

27 June 2014
The Policing Board has confirmed that Stephen Martin will be substantively appointed as ACC for the PSNI

Reinstatement of Police Widows’ pensions after Remarriage

20 June 2014
The Board as part of its role as Police Pension Scheme Administrator is responsible for providing information to scheme

PSNI complaint figures rise by 14%

19 June 2014
Members of the Board questioned senior PSNI officers on the cause of the the highest number of complaints against PSNI

Reporting on Custody Visiting

13 June 2014
Custody Visitors across Northern Ireland have made 857 unannounced visits to people being held in police custody

New Chief Constable appointment date confirmed

05 June 2014
The Northern Ireland Policing Board has confirmed that George Hamilton will take up the position of Chief Constable

Public perceptions of policing published

29 May 2014
The latest survey on the public’s perception of policing in Northern Ireland has been published today

New PSNI Chief Constable announced

29 May 2014
The Northern Ireland Policing Board has appointed George Hamilton as the new Chief Constable for the PSNI

Latest police officer recruitment campaign welcomed

28 May 2014
Board Chair Anne Connolly has voiced her support for the latest police officer recruitment campaign which opens today.