131 Complaints received by Police Integrity
(1) As soon as practicable after receiving a complaint, the Police
Integrity Commission must refer the complaint to the
(2) The Police Integrity Commission is not required to refer a
complaint (or part of a complaint) to the Commissioner if of the opinion that
it is not in the public interest to do so.
(3) The Police Integrity Commission may, instead of referring a
complaint to the Commissioner, forward a summary or appropriate details of the
complaint, if of the opinion that there are reasonable grounds for not
referring the complaint.
(4) The Police Integrity Commission may cause a copy of a complaint
(or part of a complaint) that it decides not to refer to the Commissioner to
be sent to the Ombudsman.