Quickly exit this site by pressing the Escape key
Leave this site
Skip to main content
Skip to main navigation
This site is a beta, which means it's a work in progress and we'll be adding more to it over the next few weeks. Your feedback helps us make things better, so please let us know what you think.
Back to Report
Back to Tell us about
Back to Apply or register
Back to Request
Back to Thanks and complaints
In this section:
You can either complain direct to us or contact the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC). The IOPC will forward your complaint to the relevant police force or Police and Crime Commissioner for you.
You can make a complaint on behalf of someone else, but if we progress that complaint you'll need to give us their written consent.
This doesn't apply if you're the parent or guardian of a child under 16 and wish to complain on their behalf.
Find your nearest police station or contact point using the search box below.
Enter a postcode, street address or area.
Use current location
Showing results for
To make a complaint about a force chief constable, please contact your local Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC).
If you work for the police and you’re complaining about someone who works for the same force you do, you’ll need to report that using the internal processes in place in your force.
If English isn't your first language, we can offer translation support to help you make your complaint.
If you have a disability or difficulty with written or verbal communication we can support you.
Tell us about your needs when you contact us about your complaint.
Next: What happens to your complaint
Is there a problem with this page?