Welcome to the media centre of the Department of Justice. Press releases issued by the Department in the current calendar month will appear on this page. To access previous press releases please browse the news archive on the right hand side.
Monday, 1 September 2014
Justice Minister, David Ford, has reminded victims and interested parties that there are only two weeks left until consultation closes on the new Victim Charter.
Monday, 18 August 2014
Justice Minister David Ford has congratulated the police on the rescue of 20 potential victims of human trafficking in Co Armagh.
Friday, 8 August 2014
With only a week to go until two of Northern Irelandís biggest outdoor music festivals get underway, concert goers are reminded to respect the law and keep safe.
Thursday, 7 August 2014
Justice Minister David Ford has welcomed todayís report by Criminal Justice Inspection on the State Pathologistís Department.
Wednesday, 6 August 2014
Prison Service Director General Sue McAllister today responded to the report by the Prisoner Ombudsman into the death of a prisoner whilst in the custody of Maghaberry Prison.
Tuesday, 5 August 2014
Justice Minister David Ford has said that an innovative garden project based in Warrenpoint shows the benefits of different generations working together.