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.