Consultation on Reforms to Drug Dogs & Strip Searches

The office of David Shoebridge has today released our proposal for significant reform to police search powers in NSW. Strip searches and drug dog searches are two interrelated programs by the NSW Police Force primarily intended to target drug possession and use. We...

Media release: Secret police report exposes strip search flaws

A secret internal police report by their Lessons Learned Unit and Leadership and Capability Command shows the police hierarchy are fully aware of the likely unlawful nature of many strip searches being conducted by police, and their answer is stopgap education modules...

Media release: Logging while NSW burns   

Images have emerged which show continued logging operations in NSW native forests by Forestry Corporation contractors despite the threat of bushfires around the state. Locals have expressed concern at seeing mature trees hauled on logging trucks while the trees in...