NSW Police and Complaints

This campaign is an initiative of Redfern Legal Centre’s Police Accountability Practice.

We provide:

  • Limited representation in formal complaints about the NSW Police Force for persons living in NSW
  • Preliminary advice in relation to civil claims against the state of NSW for false imprisonment, assault and battery and malicious prosecution

Common Police Complaint Issues

  • Strip searches
  • Confiscation of mobile phones and deletion of data
  • Stop & searches
  • Move-on directions
  • Over use of force
  • RBT
  • STMP

How to access Redfern Legal Centre

Call us on 02 9698 7277. Police complaints matters are booked in for Monday evening appointments.

Preparing a complaint about NSW Police

Click here to access Redfern Legal Centre’s free online police complaints resources.