Northern Ireland’s outgoing chief constable Matt Baggott has urged politicians to step up and deal with outstanding peace process issues. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland’s retiring chief constable Matt Baggott has urged politicians to step up and deal with outstanding peace process issues, claiming th(...)

Six men, including a serving PSNI officer and a former officer, have been arrested for questioning over alleged bribery involving the awarding of lucr(...)

The PSNI must hand over files referring to possible criminal and unprofessional behaviour by officers, Nuala O’Loan, Northern Ireland’s former police ombudsman, has said.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times.

The PSNI must hand over files referring to possible criminal and unprofessional behaviour by officers, Nuala O’Loan, Northern Ireland’s first Police O(...)

PSNI Assistant Chief Constable George Hamilton with Chief Constable Matt Baggott (right). Photograph: David Young/PA

The outgoing Chief Constable of the PSNI has used his final appearance before the Policing Board to appeal for a fresh approach to dealing with North(...)

PSNI Chief Constable Matt Baggott:  due to discuss ombudsman’s case with Policing Board tomorrow. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The North’s Police Ombudsman, Dr Michael Maguire, is taking an unprecedented legal case against the PSNI Chief Constable, Matt Baggott, claiming he i(...)

Police Service of Northern Ireland’s (PSNI) new chief constable in-waiting George Hamilton, with policing board chair Anne Connolly, during his first press conference since his appointment. Photograph: PA

PSNI chief constable designate George Hamilton has been warned that the “fun’s over now” ahead of him taking on his responsibilities. At the end of an(...)

George Hamilton also served as assistant chief constable in the crime division in Strathclyde in Scotland from 2009 to 2011. Photograph: PA

The next PSNI chief constable will be George Hamilton who currently is an assistant chief constable with the force, the North’s Policing Board has ann(...)

PSNI Chief Constable Matt Baggott, who retires in the autumn. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Senior police officers from Belfast, Dublin and London will today compete to become Northern Ireland’s next chief constable.Metropolitan Police Assist(...)

Northern Ireland’s chief constable Matt Baggott gives evidence inside the House of Commons in central London, to the ongoing Northern Ireland Affairs Committee inquiry into theon-the-run (OTR) administrative process.

Five suspected IRA members who were previously told that they were not wanted for crimes in Northern Ireland are now being investigated for serious te(...)

Rev Mervyn Gibson commented he would prefer a memorial rather than a mural to Gerry Adams. He subsequently said he wished no one dead.  Photograph; Dara Mac Dónaill

The Orange Order’s grand chaplain has defended his comment that he would prefer a “memorial” rather than a “mural” to be created to Sinn Féin presiden(...)