Officer charged - Northern Region

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 03:52:41 PM

A police officer attached to the Northern Region will appear at court in June charged with a number of offences.

It will be alleged that in 2006, sensitive police information was accessed and provided to another person, and false information was provided to police.

A 45-year-old female senior constable has been issued a court attendance notice for the offences of hinder investigation of a serious indictable offence, do act with intent to pervert the course of justice, and holder of public office misconduct.

She is expected to appear at Newcastle Local Court on Thursday 1 June 2017.

The officer is currently suspended with pay.