768 complaints made about the police in 4 years

104 proċeduri kriminali dwar pulizija f'4 snin

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

During the period 2013 – 2017, the Police’s Internal Affairs Unit received 768 complaints. Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia was replying to a parliamentary question posed by Opposition MP Jason Azzopardi. Furthermore, Farrugia said that 236 cases involved police officials out of which 104 required legal criminal action while 132 were followed up by disciplinary procedures.

The Independent Police Complaints Board replaced the Police Board after the former was dissolved on 12th May 2017. Since December 31st four complaints were made to the Board. No legal action was taken following these complaints.