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In May 2000, as a result of adverse public comment about the independence of Police Complaints Authority investigations, the Minister of Justice appointed Sir Rodney Gallen to conduct a review of the Authority.
Sir Rodney reported in October of that year, making several findings and recommendations about the Authority’s operations.
In particular, he noted that there had been criticism of the Authority’s reliance on Police investigations, and stated that this reliance undermined public confidence in the Authority and discouraged people from making complaints.
Justice Gallen recommended the appointment of independent investigators.
Justice Gallen also recommended: