Michael Maguire
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Police Ombudsman to resume RUC misconduct investigations

The Police Ombudsman is to resume investigations into more than 150 historical cases where former RUC officers stand accused of criminal activity and misconduct.

They were suspended after inspectors said the way the office worked had compromised its independence from the police.

Many of the cases involve allegations of collusion.

BBC Newsline's Home Affairs Correspondent Vincent Kearney reports.

  • 23 Jan 2013