Private Investigators. Complainants’ boat repossessed, no attempt to pixellate them. Upheld (privacy). Order (broadcast of statement, $750 compensation to each complainant).
Private Investigators. Episode included an item about alleged employee theft at an Auckland delicatessen. Complainant alleged that her privacy had been breached and, as she had been dealt with under the police diversion scheme in relation to the matter, the integrity of the scheme had been compromised by her identification. Not upheld: majority (privacy).
Private Investigators. Item on pirated computer games showed a private investigator recovering software from a house occupied by PW. PW had told the programme-makers she wished not to be identified due to her background (she had been recently released from the police witness protection scheme). Not upheld (privacy: no identification, her face pixellated).
Private Investigators. Unauthorised filming and broadcast. Upheld: majority (fairness). Not upheld (privacy). No order.