Highlands News

More Officers for Hume Police District

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The Hume Police Command, which takes in the Southern Highlands, will get an extra 12 Police Officers this financial year.

Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman said the additional officers will result in more proactive policing, foot patrols, more support for victims, and more time to investigate crime.

She said local Police approached her about getting more numbers in the ranks.

"After meeting with local Police Officers in regards to an increased Police presence within the communities of the Goulburn electorate,

"I'm absolutely thrilled that having spoken to the Police Minister about this need, we are getting an additional 12 Police Officers,"Ms. Tuckerman said.

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