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NSW Police statement regarding Lindt Siege Inquest

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 02:35:07 PM

NSW Police is working to an agreed timetable with the Coroner to ensure the redaction process is completed before the findings are handed down.

There has been no undue or unnecessary delay in undertaking these tasks.

NSW Police and the Crown Solicitor’s Office have agreed to assist the Coronial team by undertaking a significant workload of redacting material related to Public Interest Immunity, including national security and methodology issues as well as privacy, non-publication orders and witness related material.

This process must be thorough and completely accurate and it involves more than 40,000 documents and other evidentiary material including video.