Woman charged with making false complaint - Coffs Harbour

Friday, 31 March 2017 09:12:23 PM

A woman has been charged after she allegedly made a false report to police last month.

On Wednesday 1 February 2017, a woman attended Coffs Harbour Police Station and made allegations that an officer had assaulted her 29-year-old son while he was at the police station the previous day.

An investigation into the matter was launched, including a review of CCTV footage.

Following ongoing inquiries, the 67-year-old woman was today (Friday 31 March 2017), issued with a future court attendance notice for the offence of knowingly make false complaint.

The woman will appear in Coffs Harbour Local Court on Monday 15 May 2017.