Inquiry into Police culture in Counties Manukau
10 October, 2005
Release of Inquiry into Police culture
in Counties Manukau
The results of an independent inquiry
into police culture in the Counties Manukau District have
been welcomed by Police Minister, George Hawkins.
David Tompkins has not found evidence of a culture which
condones or encourages inappropriate treatment of
prisoners," Mr Hawkins said.
"The unacceptable actions of
an individual officer led to this inquiry and that case has
been dealt with by the courts.
"I congratulate Police
management on the way they are working to foster a climate
of integrity and teamwork amongst staff in Counties
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