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Comment on Crime Commission response to Operation Prospect

Acting Ombudsman John McMillan responds to the NSW Crime Commission response to the Operation Prospect report. See his media release.

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Response to Daily Telegraph article about Operation Prospect

Acting Ombudsman John McMillan responds to media reports about the NSW Crime Commission's views on the Operation Prospect report. See his media release.

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Ombudsman recommends repeal of the Crimes (Criminal Organisations Control) Act 2012

The Acting NSW Ombudsman, Professor John McMillan, has completed his review of the NSW Police Force’s use of the Crimes (Criminal Organisations Control) Act 2012. The Attorney General tabled the Ombudsman’s report in Parliament today. See media release for more details.

Read our Crimes (Criminal Organisations Control) Act report.

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This is the second comprehensive investigation that my office has undertaken into the use of Taser weapons by the New South Wales Police Force (NSWPF). The first investigation was done at a time when Tasers were only used by police officers within specialist units of the NSWPF. Since that report in 2008, Taser weapons have been rolled out for use by all accredited general duties police officers in NSW.

View Taser footage of selected case studies.

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