In a NSW first, Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders (ADVO’s) will be written in plain English using language that a 13 year old can understand so defendants have no excuse for not understanding their order.
The first shark monitoring trial has begun at Coffs Harbour with aerial surveillance being further boosted on the North Coast. Watch footage from the trial drone below.
High school students will be taught to recognise and act on domestic violence in a new toolkit to be rolled out in classrooms from 2016.
Disaster assistance has been extended to the Wingecarribee community to help with the recovery process from damage caused by severe storms in August 2015.