In a recent article in the Belfast Telegraph it was alledged that the DPOANI had illegally obtained the personal emails and text messages of certain individuals. Any texts and messages obtained by the charity where as a result of having to employ a computer company, to access DPOANI computers and mobile. required to allow us to carry out the day to day running of office.
Both the PSNI and Charity Commisson have confirmed that this was done legally. At no point was anything obtained shared with anyone who was not legally entitiled to view the information.
The Board of Directors can confirm that no members detailes have been divuldged as stated in this artcle.