Media Releases for all 2012
Plans – New Glenorchy Police Station
Tasmania Police is progressing plans for a new police station in Glenorchy. The former Harvey Norman building on Main Road (Glenorchy) has been identified as a site with the potential to incorporate the Glenorchy Divisional Headquarters.
Tasmanians are being urged to play a part in keeping the Stateâ€™s roads fatality and injury free this Christmas / New Year period. Police will conduct additional high visibility patrols and operations on highways and major arterial roads.
U-Turn Graduation Ceremony
Two families will benefit from new skills acquired by a group of young people graduating from the U-Turn program (aimed to assist young people who are at risk of becoming involved in criminal activity) on 20 December 2012.
Death – Wentworth Park
At approximately 10.00am on 17 December 2012 police were notified that the body of a deceased male had been located.
Police have released the names of the two persons who died as a result of the incident at Hamilton Plains Road in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Play it Safe this Festive Season
The Police Minister has appealed to Tasmaniansâ€™ sense of mateship to avoid serious crashes this festive season. Police will target high risk driver behaviours that are the main causes of crashes: including speeding and driving under the influence.
Hobart CIB Detectives have charged a 30 year old man from Blackmans Bay with two counts of burglary and stealing.
Thieves in Latrobe have stolen and trailer containing a large amount of hand and power tools.
Deceased Male – Wentworth Park Howrah
Approximately 10.00am this morning, police were notified that the body of a deceased male had been located in the sand dunes near Wentworth Park.
At 3:08pm today, Police were notified of a crash involving a quad bike, on a track which runs off Newhaven Road, Montumana.