South Australia’s prisons are operating as normal, with the lockdown lifted early this morning.
News release - Peter Malinauskas
Methamphetamine (ice) is becoming an increasingly significant problem on South Australian roads, with almost five times the number of drivers/riders testing positive to the illegal substance since 2010.
South Australia’s finest Correctional staff will today receive official commendations at a special awards ceremony to be held at the Adelaide Town Hall.
Australian road safety experts will today oversee testing of the latest road safety innovations at Automotive Safety Engineering (ASE) in Lonsdale, a world leader in energy absorbing road safety products.
SA Police (SAPOL) are regarded as the most professional force in the nation with new figures showing that 91.2% of South Australians believe police perform professionally, compared to the national average of 87.5%.
With the new school year kicking off tomorrow, drivers are being reminded that school zones will again be bustling and that there will be increased traffic on the roads.
Five South Australian emergency services volunteers have just been announced as medal recipients in this year’s Australia Day Honours.
South Australians are being reminded that a quick barbecue maintenance check can be the difference between spending Australia Day with family and friends, or firefighters.
The independent report into the September 2016 weather event, led by former Police Commissioner Gary Burns, has today been released by the Government.
Tablet technology enabling police officers to undertake up to 95% of duties from within the field is being introduced across South Australia, following a successful roll out in the Elizabeth Local Service Area.
The Department for Correctional Services is beginning to win the war against contraband within SA prisons, with a 20% reduction in illegal items being seized last financial year.
Nearly 25km of Limestone Coast roads will be upgraded through a maintenance and resealing project, with works commencing on Monday, 16 January 2017.