Annual Report 2017-2018 OmbudsmanNT
Tabled paper 934
Tabled Papers for 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT
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28 Regular monitoring and reporting 7) NT Police maintain a system for regular monitoring and reporting on Taser use to a senior executive officer responsible for oversight of all instances of Taser use. NT police advise that monitoring and reporting of Taser use is conducted by the Risk Management and Internal Audit Division. Guidance on action to be taken in relation to the conduct of individual officers 8) NT Police produce substantial written guidance to decision makers to assist them in determining which option to recommend or pursue when considering action in relation to the conduct of an individual officer. 9) NT Police produce substantial written guidance to decision makers to assist them in determining which sanction (if any) to recommend or impose in relation to the conduct of an individual officer. NT Police have provided my Office with guidelines concerning the manner in which performance issues and minor breaches of discipline may be dealt with outside of Part IV of the Police Administration Act. I am informed that work on the review of the disciplinary regime continues. My Office will continue to liaise with NT Police in regard to these matters.