How Australia will fight future threats

A significant upgrade of the country’s National Situation Room will mean Australia is better prepared for terrorism events and natural disasters. The all-hazards headquarters, based in Canberra, have been upgraded in response to recommendations from the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements. Technological improvements mean staff can react “swiftly” to issues which arise and […]

New tool to catch distracted drivers

New legislation to stop an electronic killer infiltrating South Australian roads has passed through state parliament. On Wednesday, SA Police Minister Joe Szakacs announced that legislation to introduce mobile phone detection cameras (MPDCs) had been approved. The announcement comes as the state experiences a rise in distracted driver-related accidents, now described as one of the […]