Officer arrested for breaching domestic violence order

A 37-year-old male Constable from Northern Region has been suspended from official duty with the Queensland Police Service.

The officer is subject of a criminal investigation and has been arrested in relation to two breaches of a temporary domestic and family violence order.  The officer is to appear in the Townsville Magistrates Court on January 30, 2016.

In keeping with our commitment to high standards of behaviour, transparency and accountability, we have undertaken to inform the public when an officer faces serious allegations of misconduct.

Information about the Queensland Police Service Integrity framework can be found here

Information about compliments and complaints can be found here


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