June 12, 2019

Mother of man shot by Gold Coast police praises officers for ‘doing their job’ By Lily Nothling and staff Photo: Police were called after reports the armed man was causing a disturbance on the street. (ABC News) The mother of a man shot by police says she “couldn’t speak highly enough” about the officers who responded to her call for …

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June 12, 2019

Not worth the paper it’s printed on’: Police union boss rubbishes WA government’s pay offer By Hannah Barry June 11, 2019 — 5.53pm The newly-elected WA police union president has labelled a pay offer presented to its workforce by the state government as “not worth the paper it is printed on”. The offer was announced by Industrial Relations Minister Bill …

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May 24, 2019

Victoria Police Attacks: Respect the Badge Campaign Calls for Action

Victoria’s top cop and the police union boss have united to battle the appalling lack of respect being shown to their frontline troops. More than 3000 Victoria Police officers are attacked each year, with a spike in gang bashings and car rammings, police figures reveal. Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton and Police Association ­secretary Wayne Gatt are today ­joining with the Herald …

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May 22, 2019

Criminals’ money to help cops with PTSD

Crims’ money used to help cops with PTSD, with new movie Dark Blue part of $6m campaign Charles Miranda and Mark Morri, News Corp Australia Network May 22, 2019 7:30pm Click here to view article. Criminals will indirectly fund the police officers they taunt and traumatise, with the proceeds of their crimes to fund a movie, a book and a …

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March 20, 2019

PFA Western Australia Branch – Proposed Rule Change

The WA Branch of the Police Federation of Australia has written to the Fair Work Commission to propose changes to the WA Branch Rules.  Please click here to view an outline of the changes, click here to view the “marked up” version of the rules, click here to view the WA Branch meeting Agenda, click here to view the Minutes …

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