ACT Policing is investigating a suspicious fire which occurred at the old Belconnen Police Station early this morning (Saturday, April 14).
Around 1.50am police were called to a fire at the old Belconnen Police Station in Lathlain Street, Belconnen. ACT Fire and Rescue trucks were already in attendance.
Damage is estimated to be between $10,000 and $15,000.
Over the weekend ACT Policing was joining in the celebrations of the new Belconnen Police Station opening.
The Liberals’ Jeremy Hanson, however, is less impressed.
“Due to ACT Labor and Simon Corbell’s inability to deliver infrastructure on time or on budget, the station is also $5 million in the red.
“That is equivalent to providing nearly 50 police [...]
[ 31 March 2012; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] ACT Policing will open its doors of the new Belconnen Police Station to the public on Saturday 31 March at a public open day to celebrate the opening of the new station.
Officer-in-Charge of Belconnen Police Station Sergeant Matt Corbitt said that it’s a rare opportunity for the public to see inside a police station, particularly [...]
So, once it cooled a bit this evening (about 11.00PM) I go for a walk around Lake Ginninderra – and get to see a quartet of 20-somethings trashing the Foreshore development: tearing out surveying pegs and throwing them into the lake, and so forth. One of them saw me and yelled out that the developer [...]
Simon Corbell has announced the end of construction and the start of fitout for the new Belconnen Police Station.
“This is a significant milestone for the project, which will provide the Belconnen community and ACT Policing with a state-of-the-art police station to best serve the Territory both now and well into the future,” Mr Corbell said.