The Gungahlin police station is to go over to around-the-clock operations.
GCC talked with Police Minister Simon Corbell about exactly this at the Meet the Ministers meeting on Monday 5 August. His response was that he has additional staff coming online soon, so yes, and it would be a matter of timing.
Today he is announcing that the station will receive 24 additional officers and two additional cars, allowing for an expansion to a six-team roster system.
Start date is down for January. Would be better if we could bring this forward to before the busy Christmas period though.
Tick another item off our pre-election campaign list…
UPDATED: Simon Corbell’s media release confirming this is now online.