AU WA A1959 - WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE FORCE

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE FORCE

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AU WA A1959

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2017-07-01 -

History

Under the McGowan Government, a series of Machinery of Government changes were made to the public sector creating a number of new amalgamated departments.

The Western Australia Police and the staff of the Road Safety Commission were merged to form the Western Australia Police on 1 July 2017. Commissioner Chris Dawson changed the organisation's name to the Western Australia Police Force in August 2017.

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