Officers charged – Western Region

Two serving officers have been charged with misconduct.

Officers from Central West Police District and Professional Standards Command commenced a joint investigation in 2018 into reports of misconduct.

Following inquiries, a 35-year-old male senior constable and 40-year-old female senior constable, both attached to a Western Region command, were yesterday (Monday 25 May 2020), issued with a future court attendance notice for three offences;

  • Holder of public office misconduct him or herself
  • Hinder investigation serious indictable offence of other, and
  • Do act intending to pervert the course of justice.

They are due to appear at Parkes Local Court on Monday 3 August 2020.

The officers currently remain suspended with pay.

Investigations continue.

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