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Some are pushing a proposal to create an ombudsman that would investigate complaints about the department.

Vollen-Katz said one step the state could take would be to create a corrections ombudsman who could investigate complaints and find solutions.

He said he had already emailed the student ombudsman twice, and never received a reply.

DHS this week announced the appointment of a new ombudsman for immigration detention, after House Democrats demanded increased oversight and accountability.

Complaints also have declined because those who typically file complaints on behalf of nursing home residents — family members, other visitors and long-term care ombudsmen — were shut out of facilities.

An inquiry headed by the Police Ombudsman, a sort of referee figure, came down against the informer allegation.

He not only favors New Jersey's civil-unions law, but argued that it should be backed with an ombudsman to enforce it.

“If you look at the new media players, not one of them has an ombudsman,” she notes.

The Post's ombudsman rightly defended his paper's judgement.

It is impossible for a single ombudsman to end all those problems quickly.


On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ombudsman, such as: authority, court, critic, expert, inspector, and justice.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.