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Complaint Form

Part 1 – Complainant Details

Items marked with an asterisk (*) are mandatory

About you (person making the complaint)

Is the complaint being made on behalf of a third party?

Please enter your details in 'Part 1-Section A'

Part 1 - Section A (details of the person to whom this complaint relates)

If you wish to make a complaint, please complete the form below and click on the "Submit" button.

For further information please contact us on 1890 600 800 or info@gsoc.ie.

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Part 1 - Section A - Personal Details

Title:

First Name*:

Surname*:

Date of Birth:

Gender:

Address*:

Postcode*:

Home Phone:

Mobile:

If you are willing to receive information via SMS text message, please tick this box:

Email:

Confirm Email:

By giving us your email address, you are confirming that you are happy to receive correspondence from GSOC by email.

Part 1 - Section B

If you are making a complaint on behalf of someone else, please enter your own details, as the person’s representative, here.

Representative Type*:

Title:

First Name*:

Surname*:

Date of Birth:

Address*:

Postcode*:

Home Phone:

Mobile:

E-mail:

Confirm E-mail:




If you wish the Garda Ombudsman to correspond with you at a different address to that provided above please tick relevant box.


Address*:
(if different from above):

Postcode*:

Part 2 – Incident Details


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On what date did this incident occur? If the exact date is unknown please submit an approximate one (e.g. "2nd week of May 2013").
If you are complaining about a number of related incidents please only input the date for first incident and specify all other dates in the ‘Details’ box below.

Incident Date *:                 

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What time of the day did this incident occur? If the exact time is unknown, please submit an approximate one.
If you are complaining about a number of related incident please only input the time for the first incident and specify all other times in the ‘Details’ box below.

Incident Time:

                   
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Where did this incident occur? Please provide an accurate (as possible) address/location for the incident.

Location of Incident:

         
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Please include information detailing:

A brief summary of the circumstances which led to this complaint being made – include date, times and locations if known.

A detailed account of your dealings with the Gardaí - include date, times and locations if known.

Outline exactly what you wish to complain about in relation to each Garda if identity is known).

Details*:





If you wish to provide additional documentation to support your complaint, please submit by email to info@gsoc.ie or alternatively send it by post to the Garda Ombudsman, 150 Abbey Street Upper, Dublin 1.

Generally complaints are expected within 6 months of the incident in question, but the Garda Ombudsman may extend this time limit if it considers that there are good reasons for doing so. If your complaint is ‘out of time’ please submit the reason here.
Witness/es:
Please provide the name, address and contact details of any witnesses to the incident
Details of Member(s) of An Garda Síochána (e.g. name, district number, station, description) about whom you wish to complain
Was the member known to you at the time of the incident?                                                         No Yes
If yes, please specify

What do you believe was the motive for this alleged misbehavior?:                          

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Please list any documentation/evidence that you have relating to your complaint and indicate whether you have submitted it with the complaint.

Details of any documentation/evidence that may be available

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Please detail any injuries received as a direct result of Garda contact.

Details of injuries received (if any)
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Please detail any medical attention you have received or intend to receive for injuries received as a direct result of Garda contact.

Details of Medical Treatment received (if any)

Local Intervention

Did you make any attempt to have this matter dealt with locally in the Garda Station?:              No Yes

If yes, please provide details of the Garda member who dealt with the matter – Please provide name and rank where possible.


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Please outline how the Gardaí attempted to resolve the matter locally and, if applicable, the action taken that resolved the matter.

Also, please provide details of the attempted resolution.

Are you satisfied with the outcome?

Part 3 – False or Misleading Information

I confirm that I have read and understand the above statement *

 


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