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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Grafton Correctional Centre To Permanently Close In Mid-2020

Grafton Correctional Centre To Permanently Close In Mid-2020

27 August 2019

New South Wales Minister for Counter Terrorism and Corrections Anthony Roberts Grafton Prison Closes As Clarence Opens 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 […]

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269 Recruits Welcomed To The New South Wales Police Force By Minister

269 Recruits Welcomed To The New South Wales Police Force By Minister

24 August 2019

New South Wales Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott Boost To Frontline Police Officers Across New South Wales Victor P Taffa Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott welcomed 269 new recruits to the New South Wales Police Force today during a graduation ceremony for Class 388 in Goulburn. 19 of the […]

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Victoria Police Centre Soon To Be Commissioned Following Topping Out Ceremony

Victoria Police Centre Soon To Be Commissioned Following Topping Out Ceremony

20 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville State-Of-The-Art Victoria Police HQ One Step Closer Victor P Taffa New state-of-the-art Police precinct in Melbourne’s CBD has marked a significant milestone, with all major structural works now complete on the Victoria Police Centre. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville today joined Chief Commissioner […]

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Funding For New Beaudesert Police Station Allocated

Funding For New Beaudesert Police Station Allocated

12 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan New Beaudesert Police Facility Designed For The Future Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government is delivering on its commitment to build a new Police facility for the Beaudesert community. Planning is underway for this important new piece of infrastructure at 29 Anna Street, Beaudesert. It’s proposed that the existing structure […]

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Construction On New Police Station For Pimpama To Commence In Late 2019

Construction On New Police Station For Pimpama To Commence In Late 2019

11 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan New Police Facility For Pimpama Victor P Taffa Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan and Police Service Commissioner Katarina Carroll officially announce a new Police facility for Pimpama. Queensland Police Service Commissioner Katarina Carroll joined Minister for Police Mark Ryan and Member for Gaven, Meaghan Scanlan, and the Queensland […]

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New Redfern Police Station Opened By Minister And Commissioner

New Redfern Police Station Opened By Minister And Commissioner

10 August 2019

New South Wales Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott Third Police Station Opened In 11 Days Victor P Taffa New Redfern Police Station is the third Police station opened in 11 days by the New South Wales Government. Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott unveiled the refurbished Police station at Tower […]

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Caboolture Police Station And Moreton District Headquarters Opened By Minister

Caboolture Police Station And Moreton District Headquarters Opened By Minister

02 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan Official Opening Of The Caboolture Police Station And Moreton District Headquarters Victor P Taffa Minister for Police Mark Ryan joined Commissioner Katarina Carroll today for the official opening of the Caboolture Police Station and Moreton District Headquarters. New Police station will house the Moreton north Criminal Investigation Branch, Moreton […]

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Western Australia Continues To Recruit Prison Officers

Western Australia Continues To Recruit Prison Officers

25 July 2019

Western Australia Minister for Corrective Services Francis Logan Staffing Numbers Continue To Climb For Corrective Services Victor P Taffa New group of trainee prison officers latest to join the growing ranks Another locally recruited and trained officer cohort joins Bunbury Regional Prison More paws on the beat with new drug dog and handler for Eastern […]

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3 Prison Guards Hospitalised As Further Violence Breaks Out

3 Prison Guards Hospitalised As Further Violence Breaks Out

25 July 2019

Victoria Shadow Minister for Corrections David Southwick Chaos Continues In Daniel Andrews Prisons Victor P Taffa Reports today that 3 prison guards have been hospitalised following an assault by a jailhouse tattooist is yet another example of the ongoing chaos within Victoria’s correctional system, Shadow Minister for Corrections David Southwick said. This serious assault on […]

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2,144 Additional Police Officers Employed Since November 2014

2,144 Additional Police Officers Employed Since November 2014

18 July 2019

Victoria Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville Record Recruitment Drive Boosts Police Numbers Victor P Taffa Victoria has more Police on the beat than ever before thanks to the Andrews Government’s record Police investment, with more than 2,144 additional officers employed today compared to November 2014. “Melbourne and regional Victoria are seeing more […]

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Townsville Police Communications Centre Officially Open By Minister

Townsville Police Communications Centre Officially Open By Minister

11 July 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan Official Opening Of Townsville Police Communications Centre Victor P Taffa Minister for Police Mark Ryan joined Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll today for the official opening of the Townsville Police Communications Centre. New centre services an area from Home Hill in the south to Cardwell Range in the north and […]

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Queensland Police Service Awards 2019

Queensland Police Service Awards 2019

11 July 2019

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan Officers Decorated At Townsville District Medal Ceremony Victor P Taffa Minister for Police Mark Ryan joined Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll today in congratulating Queensland Police Service officers and staff members at the Townsville District medal presentation ceremony held at the Cathedral School of St. Anne and St. James. Medals […]

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Victoria Police Launches Drone Unit

Victoria Police Launches Drone Unit

10 July 2019

Victoria Acting Premier Lisa Neville New Police Eye In The Sky To Keep Victorians Safe Victor P Taffa Victoria Police will have even more eyes in the sky to help keep the community safe and solve crime, with the launch of a dedicated drone unit, backed by the Andrews Government. “As technology and crime fighting […]

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Victoria Police To Be Equipped With New Ballistic Vests

Victoria Police To Be Equipped With New Ballistic Vests

03 July 2019

Victoria Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville New Ballistic Vests Boost Frontline Safety For Police Victor P Taffa Victoria’s Police officers will be even better equipped to fight crime as new ballistic vests hit the beat this month, as part of funding from the Andrews Government. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa […]

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Hodgman Govt Launches Campaign Against Coward’s Punch

Hodgman Govt Launches Campaign Against Coward’s Punch

16 June 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Calling Out The Coward Punch Victor P Taffa Safety of people in our hospitality venues, whether patrons or professionals, is essential. “That’s why the Tasmanian Government has committed $200,000 towards ‘Stop the Coward’s Punch’, campaign to increase awareness and educate people around one-punch attacks.” Premier Will Hodgman said. Program, run by […]

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Specialist Police Rapid Response Section Gains $9 Million From 2019-20 State Budget

Specialist Police Rapid Response Section Gains $9 Million From 2019-20 State Budget

12 June 2019

South Australia Minister for Police Corey Wingard Rapid Response Locked And Loaded Victor P Taffa A specialist SA Police Rapid Response section will help build a safer future for South Australians by training and equipping its officers with cutting-edge technology following a Marshall Government commitment of more than $9 Million in the 2019-20 State Budget. […]

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