Press releases

Latest press releases Latest press releases

Services for the elderly inspected by Deputy-Ombudsman Sakslin during the coronavirus pandemic
Parliamentary Ombudsman receives record number of complaints in 2020
Matti Marttunen nominated as Secretary General of the Office of the Parliamentary Ombudsman
National Police Board interpreted assembly restrictions too broadly
Deputy-Ombudsman Sakslin gave decisions on child protection
Finnish Border Guard procedures in restrictions of cross-border traffic
Act on the Openness of Government Activities should be reformed
The Parliamentary Ombudsman will not investigate the actions of the police in the Elokapina demonstration
Shortcomings endangering pupils’ legal protection in municipal decision-making
Names of Government projects must be given in national languages
Criminal proceedings of offences against children should be prescribed urgent in law
Freedom of religion at school
Non-discrimination must be ensured for persons with disabilities when arranging matriculation examinations
Detective Sergeant reprimanded over several irregularities
Numerous complaints about police activities in the Black Lives Matter demonstration
The Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency has stopped using the parallel name ‘Väylä’, which was criticised by the Parliamentary Ombudsman
The preventive powers of the police should be assessed
The Parliamentary Ombudsman’s 2019 Annual Report presented to the Speaker of Parliament
The state of emergency and education
Legal problems related to the overseight of restrictions on mobility and gatherings