Minister and MLA differ on local policing model

He said it was unacceptable for a regional centre such as Armadale to have a police station closed at 4pm on weekdays and not open at all on weekends.

‘An 18-hour-a-day service is the very least Armadale deserves and I will keep pushing for Armadale to be the headquarters of a new police district,’ he said.

‘Armadale does not want trial policing measures and special squads ‘