The Hon. David Elliott MP
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Sexual assault reports spike
Last published on 10 Jun 2021 in Media Releases
Dedicated police and frontline support services are ready and willing to take your call: that’s the message from the NSW Government today as new statistics are released showing a recent spike in sexual assault reports.
Drug amnesty bins for music festivals
Last published on 11 Dec 2019 in Media Releases
Music festivalgoers will have a chance to discard illegal drugs into amnesty bins without fear of prosecution or penalty as part of the NSW Government’s ongoing efforts to reduce drug-related deaths and injuries.
NSW asks 'Are They Triple OK'
Last published on 27 Nov 2019 in Media Releases
Police officers, firefighters, ambulance officers and SES volunteers have come together to share their stories about mental health and the unique challenges of working on the frontline during a launch for ‘Are They Triple OK?’
NSW residents urged to ‘Get Ready’ for summer
Last published on 22 Nov 2019 in Media Releases
Bushfire survival plans, swimming between the flags and safe driving are just some of the tips the State’s emergency services agencies are urging NSW residents to follow ahead of summer.
$220,000 to Support Bushfire Disaster Recovery
Last published on 18 Nov 2019 in Media Releases
The NSW Government will give an additional $220,000 to BlazeAid and local government partners to enhance support for bushfire affected communities in northern NSW.
Mandatory disease testing for those who attack frontline workers
Last published on 06 Nov 2019 in Media Releases
People who bite or otherwise expose police and other frontline workers to a risk of disease could be subject to mandatory testing to provide peace of mind and lessen the anxiety for affected workers.
Tough new laws on illegal firearms manufacturing
Last published on 30 Oct 2019 in Media Releases
The NSW Government will introduce laws to crack down on illegal firearm manufacturers, including those who supply the firearm parts or allow their premises to be used to manufacture weapons.
NSW welcomes 16 brand new firefighters
Last published on 25 Oct 2019 in Media Releases
Sixteen new firefighters will enhance the safety of communities across NSW after graduating from the Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Emergency Services Academy in Western Sydney today.
NSW Sweeps Rotary National Emergency Services Community Awards
Last published on 18 Oct 2019 in Media Releases
NSW has swept the inaugural 2019 Rotary National Emergency Services Community Awards, with two of the State’s most dedicated heroes taking out both the officer in paid and volunteer categories.
Safeguarding indigenous people in custody
Last published on 13 Oct 2019 in Media Releases
A memorial service will be held today to honour and remember emergency services personnel who have lost their lives in the line of duty.