Policy and Training regarding LGBTIQ+, Takatāpui, queer people

R J Sewell made this Official Information request to New Zealand Police

Currently waiting for a response from New Zealand Police, they must respond promptly and normally no later than (details and exceptions).

From: R J Sewell

Tēnā koutou,
I am interested in looking at New Zealand Police policy regarding gender diverse and/or sexually diverse people appearing in the criminal District Courts and any training the New Zealand Police has conducted regarding staff interactions with gender diverse and/or sexually diverse people.
Please release the following information:
1. All New Zealand Police policies relating to gender diverse and sexually diverse (LGBTIQ+, Takatāpui, queer) people appearing as defendants, witnesses and/or complainants in Police prosecuted criminal court cases.
2. All New Zealand Police training policies relating to staff interactions (including examination and cross-examination) with gender diverse and sexually diverse (LGBTIQ+, Takatāpui, queer) people.
3. All documents identified in relation to question 2.
Please also explain any relevant caveats that should be kept in mind when analysing this information.
Please provide this information in an accessible, searchable format such as PDF
If any part of my request is unclear, please don't hesitate to contact me.
If any of the information that I have requested is unavailable or would be difficult to retrieve, but similar information might be readily available, I would be happy to discuss altering or refining my request.
As a New Zealand citizen, I am eligible to make requests under the OIA.
Ngā mihi,

Link to this

From: Ministerial Services
New Zealand Police

Tēnā koe Rob

I acknowledge receipt of your Official Information Act 1982 (OIA) request below, received by Police on 22 July 2022.

Your reference number is IR-01-22-21566.

You can expect a response to your request on or before 19 August 2022 unless an extension is needed.

Ngā mihi
Ministerial Services
Police National Headquarters

show quoted sections

Link to this

Things to do with this request

New Zealand Police only: