SAPOL Speak out about Domestic Violence

in the Limestone Coast

SAPOL Speak out about Domestic Violence

Limestone Coast Police have spoken out against domestic violence after responding to a string of separate domestic incidences across the region.

 

A 34-year-old man has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault and property damage after officers were called to a house in response to a domestic disturbance.

 

The man has also been issued with a Police Interim Intervention Order (PIIO) to provide further protection for the victim.

 

He will face Mount Gambier Magistrate's Court in the future.

 

In a separate incident, a 26-year-old Limestone Coast man has been arrested and charged with two counts of assault, and two counts of breaching an intervention order following a domestic disturbance.

 

Officers have arrested a 16-year-old boy in a separate incident following a domestic disturbance.

 

The teenager has been charged with two counts of assault, two counts of breaching an intervention order and theft.

 

He has been refused police bail and has appeared in court.

 

Limestone Coast Police are urging locals not to turn a blind eye to domestic violence, and to listen to those who need to talk.

 

Locals with information on incidences of domestic violence are being encouraged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

 

In the case of an emergency, call 000.

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