What does the Ombudsman do?
The Alberta Ombudsman responds to complaints of unfair treatment by provincial government authorities and designated professional organizations.
Who is the Ombudsman?
Peter Hourihan was sworn in as Alberta’s eighth Ombudsman in October 2011. Peter spent 35 years in the RCMP working in a variety of policing roles including oversight of all police operations in the province of British Columbia. Peter has significant experience in mediation, development and implementation of programs as well as working as an advisor in the areas of discipline and grievances.