Police Complaints

This area of law applies to complaints related to the conduct of a police officer or the policies of, or services provided by the police.

The Clinic may:

  • give summary advice to people who wish to make a police complaint
  • provide representation in appropriate circumstances
  • refer cases to appropriate police oversight bodies or to private bar lawyers
  • support other advocacy groups assisting with police complaints.

The Clinic will not give advice to individuals or organizations responding to a police complaint against them.