Police Service of Northern Ireland - crime recording and efficiency inspections

Part of: Behind the frontline International and specialist agencies Police ethics and accountability Policing on the beat

HMIC was commissioned by David Ford, Minister of Justice for Northern Ireland under section 41(2) of the Police (Northern Ireland) Act 1998 (PNI Act 1998) to inspect the PSNI on both efficiency and crime recording.

Reports into crime recording and efficiency – March 2015

Crime data integrity – inspection of the Police Service Northern Ireland

Responding to austerity – inspection of the Police Service Northern Ireland

Please note: In July 2017 HMIC took on responsibility for fire & rescue service inspections and was renamed HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS). Inspections carried out before July 2017 may continue to refer to HMIC.