COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The Police Headquarters says the general public can lodge complaints pertaining to the misconduct of Police personnel via the ‘118’ hotline.
The Police Media Division noted that the hotline was introduced by the Ministry of Public Security for members of the public to submit complaints concerning various crimes.
However, the same 118 hotline can now be used to lodge complaints pertaining to the misconduct of police officers.
The statement issued by the Police Media Division said information can be provided anonymously, if deem necessary and that the confidentiality of the information and informant will be safeguarded.
The hotline will be available around the clock.