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New ACT road transport Bills welcomed

Pedal Power ACT and the Australian Federal Police Association (AFPA) have welcomed the introduction of a second bill to amend Canberra’s road transport legislation, but cautioned it must be enacted alongside amendments tabled by Greens MLA Jo Clay in June in order to provide comprehensive improvement in protections for Canberrans on our paths and [...]

By |2021-08-05T13:33:02+10:00August 5th, 2021|Latest News, Media Releases|0 Comments

Man charged after mowing down three ACT Policing officers

The Australian Federal Police Association (AFPA) welcomes the news that ACT Policing has charged a man who allegedly ran down three police officers yesterday afternoon (Sunday 11 July 2021) with three counts of attempted murder, three counts of driving a motor vehicle at police and one count of culpable driving causing grievous bodily harm. Read [...]

By |2021-07-12T10:50:22+10:00July 12th, 2021|Latest News, Media Releases|0 Comments

2021 Wall to Wall Remembrance Ride

The AFPA advises that raffle tickets are now available for the 12th annual Wall to Wall Ride. This year's prize is a Yamaha MT09 motorcycle. The annual Ride raises funds for police legacy organisations, awareness for motorcycle safety, and to remember police colleagues who have died in the line of duty. Tickets can be purchased [...]

By |2021-06-24T13:34:03+10:00June 24th, 2021|Latest News|0 Comments

AFPA Presumptive Legislation submission

The Association’s submission to the Select Committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention was uploaded to the Parliament of Australia website yesterday here (submission number 65). Our submission calls for presumptive mental health legislation to be passed at a federal level. If these changes were implemented, police officers diagnosed with [...]

By |2021-05-14T11:24:46+10:00May 14th, 2021|Latest News|0 Comments
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