34 New Police Officers Proudly Sworn In

34 New Police Officers Proudly Sworn In

08 November 2019

Queensland Acting Minister for Police Anthony Lynham A Swearing In To Remember For 34 New Officers Victor P Taffa Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll welcomed and witnessed the swearing in of new Police officers at a graduation ceremony at the Queensland Police Service Academy in Oxley today. Acting Minister for Police Anthony Lynham, was also in […]

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200 Western Australia Police Sites Digital Infrastructure To Be Upgraded

200 Western Australia Police Sites Digital Infrastructure To Be Upgraded

06 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Police Michelle Roberts Taking The Western Australia Police Force Into The Modern Age Victor P Taffa $39 Million contract awarded to NEC to upgrade Western Australia Police Force digital infrastructure 200 Western Australia Police sites to be enabled with high bandwidth network connectivity More reliable and secure communications network for every […]

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Every Operational Police Officer To Be Issued With Multi-Threat Body Armour

Every Operational Police Officer To Be Issued With Multi-Threat Body Armour

04 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Police Michelle Roberts Multi-Threat Body Armour To Be Dispatched To Every Operational Police Officer Victor P Taffa $19.2 Million for personal issue body armour to every operational Police officer Body armour contract awarded to Australian company Measuring of every operational Police officer will begin within weeks, following the awarding of a […]

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125 New Additional Police Officers For Tasmania

125 New Additional Police Officers For Tasmania

03 November 2019

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Mark Shelton Delivering Our Promise To Boost Police Numbers Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is delivering its commitment to boost front-line Police numbers and keep Tasmanians safe. Since coming to office in 2014, we have restored Police numbers following savage cuts to Tasmania Police by the disastrous […]

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Murder Of Megan Kalajzich

Murder Of Megan Kalajzich

02 November 2019

Cases Decided On Circumstantial Evidence Victor P Taffa Circumstantial evidence relies on an inference to connect it to a conclusion of fact such as a fingerprint at the scene of a crime or preceding events. Murder of Megan Kalajzich of Fairlight, New South Wales in 1986 was decided on Circumstantial Evidence. In the early morning […]

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New South Wales Mounted Police Unit Established 7 September 1825

New South Wales Mounted Police Unit Established 7 September 1825

02 November 2019

Oldest Continuous Mounted Group In The World Victor P Taffa New South Wales Mounted Police Unit is a mounted section of the New South Wales Police Force. Founded by Governor Thomas Brisbane, on 7 September 1825. New South Wales Police Force remained the mounted division of the British Army in the colony of New South […]

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Design Work Completed For New Nambour Police Station

Design Work Completed For New Nambour Police Station

02 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan New $9 Million Police Facility To Be Built In Nambour Victor P Taffa Design work is done and early on-site works will begin within months to provide Nambour Police with a brand-new state-of-the-art Policing facility. New Police facility will be located on the existing Police reserve in Currie Street, […]

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Dog Squad Comes To Geraldton And Kalgoorlie

Dog Squad Comes To Geraldton And Kalgoorlie

27 October 2019

Western Australia Minister for Police Michelle Roberts New Canine Teams To Hit The Mid-West And Goldfields Victor P Taffa First ever dual-purpose dogs for Geraldton and Kalgoorlie Fresh commitment to our regions Frontline Police operations in the Mid-West and Goldfields are about to be boosted with the deployment of two dual purpose Police dogs and […]

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Bunbury Regional Prison 160 Bed Unit Officially Opens

Bunbury Regional Prison 160 Bed Unit Officially Opens

21 October 2019

Western Australia Minister for Corrective Services Francis Logan New Bunbury Prison Unit Addresses Overcrowded Prisons Legacy Victor P Taffa McGowan Government delivers first innovative expansion build to address inherited overcrowded prisons legacy New $23.7 Million, 160-bed unit at Bunbury Regional Prison officially opened today First new build as part of $310 Million prison beds expansion […]

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New Water Police Fleet Vessels Officially Commissioned

New Water Police Fleet Vessels Officially Commissioned

19 October 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan New Vessels Join Water Police Fleet And Commissioned In Honour Of Fallen Officers Victor P Taffa Minister for Police Mark Ryan and the Member for Redlands, Kim Richards, joined Commissioner Katarina Carroll for a vessel commissioning ceremony today. After undergoing sea trials after practical completion, officer crew training, a […]

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Bicheno Police To Receive Improved Facilities

Bicheno Police To Receive Improved Facilities

07 October 2019

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Mark Shelton Upgraded Housing For Bicheno Police Victor P Taffa Police housing at Bicheno has received a $327,000 makeover as part of a project to significantly improve housing for Police officers in remote and country towns in Tasmania. It follows the $750,000 renovation of three properties in […]

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Improved Technologies Provided For Queensland Police

Improved Technologies Provided For Queensland Police

06 October 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan Queensland Police Service Always Puts Community First Victor P Taffa Queensland Police Service deservedly has an international reputation as a world class operation. Queensland Police are always looking to use the latest Policing philosophies and technologies to deliver better outcomes for the community. Thanks to investments by the Palaszczuk […]

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Police Enterprise Agreement Extended To 30 June 2020

Police Enterprise Agreement Extended To 30 June 2020

06 October 2019

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas More Police On The Frontline Under New Pay And Conditions Offer Victor P Taffa Marshall Government has successfully reached agreement with the Police Association of South Australia (PASA) for a new interim pay and conditions agreement for sworn Police officers. Deal which extends the life of the existing Enterprise Agreement […]

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Karama Shopping Plaza To Have CCTV Cameras Installed

Karama Shopping Plaza To Have CCTV Cameras Installed

03 October 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Services Nicole Manison New CCTV Cameras For Karama Shopping Plaza Victor P Taffa Minister for Police, Nicole Manison, and Member for Karama, Ngaree Ah Kit, today announced the installation of permanent CCTV cameras around the Karama Shopping Plaza. Since 2016, almost 400 extra CCTV cameras have been […]

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Barwon Prison To Receive An Additional 162 New Beds

Barwon Prison To Receive An Additional 162 New Beds

30 September 2019

Victoria Minister for Corrections Ben Carroll Increasing Capacity At Barwon Prison Victor P Taffa An additional 162 new beds will be built at Barwon Prison as part of the Andrews Government’s $1.8 Billion major investment to ensure Victoria’s prison system is able to meet future demand. “We are strengthening Barwon Prison by increasing its capacity […]

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Firearm Amendment Bill 2019 Introduced To Parliament By Minister

Firearm Amendment Bill 2019 Introduced To Parliament By Minister

18 September 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Services Nicole Manison Firearm Amendment Bill 2019 To Be Introduced Victor P Taffa Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services Nicole Manison will introduce legislation into Parliament this week strengthening Police powers to fight gun violence and crime. If passed, the Firearm Amendment Bill 2019 will see […]

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Hodgman Govt To Build 3 Additional Police Stations

Hodgman Govt To Build 3 Additional Police Stations

13 September 2019

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Mark Shelton Supporting Our First-Class Police Force By Investing In New Stations Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is the strongest supporter of Tasmania Police and we are investing to ensure our officers have the tools and infrastructure needed to do their job and protect Tasmanians. We are […]

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Bourke Street Mall Security To Be Improved

Bourke Street Mall Security To Be Improved

29 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville Major Milestone In CBD Security Upgrades Victor P Taffa Pedestrians now have significant additional protection along the Bourke Street Mall shopping precinct, following the completion of security upgrades. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville today joined the City of Melbourne and Victoria Police to […]

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Firearms Amendment Regulation 2019 Gazetted By New South Wales Governor

Firearms Amendment Regulation 2019 Gazetted By New South Wales Governor

29 August 2019

New South Wales Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott Change To Support Historic Firearms Museums Victor P Taffa Historic and unique firearms will continue to be on display in their original form at museums across New South Wales following a special exemption for certified museum collectors. Today the New South Wales Governor gazetted […]

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Logan’s Newest Police Station Now Home To 9 Officers

Logan’s Newest Police Station Now Home To 9 Officers

27 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan 9 Officers Now Based At Logan’s Newest Police Station Victor P Taffa Editor Victor P Taffa encourages all businesses to place a Leaderboard or Medium Rectangle Advertisement in The Southern Thunderer. Trademark for The Southern Thunderer is for online only. No one deserves to be assaulted by former neighbour […]

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