8 Aug 2019 1:59 PM

Letter to the Police Minister

I have written to the Minister for Police and CC the newly appointed Police Commissioner about adequately resourcing the proposed Police Station at Pimpama. We need a net increase in officers on the Northern Gold Coast and simply moving officers from Coomera to the new station will do little to reduce the high levels of workload for Police. We need a substantial increase in Police numbers to reflect the high levels of calls for service.

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19 May 2019 8:57 AM

Law and Order Speech

Last week in parliament I spoke about the wonderful work our local Police are doing, but we need tougher legislation (sentencing) inline with community expectations.

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23 Feb 2019 6:07 PM

Neighbourhood Watch

I’m not sure if Martin is in shock receiving neighbourhood watch signs but he is holding his heart. Only a couple more neighbourhood watch groups in the electorate I need to drop signs off to.

Thank you Crimestoppers, we’re putting these signs to good use.

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15 Feb 2019 2:06 PM

Question On Notice

Question On Notice to the Minister was about Community Care Houses for Youth Offenders in our suburbs. It is a point of contention for residents who live close by to one and Police will argue it drains their resources. Therefore, how many are there on the Gold Coast...

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6 Feb 2019 1:04 PM

Crime Stoppers

Crime stoppers funding has fallen short by $250,000 and they will be forced to close its call centre this Friday. We need to keep Crime Stoppers independent and ensure callers feel their information is anonymous. This is the cornerstone to why so many people use the Crimestoppers service.

We need the State to make up the difference and keep Crime Stoppers independent.

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