Office for Public Integrity (OPI)

Office for Public Integrity (OPI)

formerly Service provided by Office of the Police Ombudsman

Making a complaint against a police officer

Organisation Address
Level 1, 55 Currie Street, Adelaide, SA 5000
Organisation Phone
08 8207 1777 OPI
1300 782 489 OPI country callers
Organisation Email
The Office for Public Integrity, Reply Paid 85033 Adelaide, SA 5001
Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm
Wheelchair access, Accessible toilets

The OPI will refer your complaint about police to the Internal Investigations Section (IIS) of SAPOL, unless it refers your matter to the ICAC.

  • Receives complaints about the conduct of police officers and maintains a register of complaints
  • Oversees complaint investigations conducted by SAPOL, investigates certain complaints and assesses the merits of complaints
  • Resolves complaints by conciliation where possible
  • Recommends disciplinary or other action
  • Reports to Parliament on the handling of complaints about police
Last updated: 20/10/2017
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