Officer to face court after licensed premises altercation, NSW

A police officer will face court later this month after an incident, while off-duty, at a Coffs Harbour licensed premises, NSW Police say.

It is alleged the officer was involved in an altercation at the premises on Saturday night (4 March 2017).

The female officer, who is attached to a specialist command, was charged with remain in vicinity of licensed premises, resist police officer in the execution of duty (x2) and assault police officer.

The detective senior constable was granted bail and is to appear before the Coffs Harbour Local Court on Monday 27 March 2017.

Her work status is under review.

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