Officer charged - Western Region

Monday, 13 December 2021 03:13:52 PM

A serving police officer has been charged over alleged sexual offences.

In July this year, officers attached to Professional Standards Command commenced an investigation into reports of misconduct.

Following inquiries, a 29-year-old male constable – attached to Western Region – was arrested and charged with sexual intercourse without consent and sexually touch another person without consent.

He was granted strict conditional bail to appear at Orange Local Court on Monday 24 January 2022.

The officer is currently suspended with pay.