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Parliamentary Questions

Question Without Notice No. 932 asked in the Legislative Council on 10 November 2021 by Hon Neil Thomson

Minister responding: Hon P. Papalia
Parliament: 41 Session: 1

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932. Hon NEIL THOMSON to the minister representing the Minister for Police:

I refer to reports of escalating crime and serious incidents involving alcohol-affected people occurring in the town of Kununurra.

(1) How many incidents involving alcohol-affected people that resulted in reports being created occurred during the following months —

(a) July;

(b) August;

(c) September; and

(d) October?

(2) How many of the individuals involved in these incidents have been added to the banned drinkers register?

(3) Is a mechanism available to magistrates to place offenders onto the banned drinkers register?


I thank the honourable member for some notice of this question. The following information has been provided to me by the Minister for Police.

The Western Australia Police Force advises as follows.

A response to this question cannot be provided within the time frame. The honourable member may wish to place the question on notice.