How do I contact TAS police?

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  1. In the event of an emergency phone Tasmania Police on Triple Zero (000) | TTY users dial 106.
  2. For non-emergencies phone the Police Assistance Line on 131 444 | TTY users phone 133 677 and ask for 131 444.
  3. To contact the Tasmania Police Switchboard phone 131 444.

How much do Tasmanian police get paid?


Constable As at 1 July 2020
Level 1 $61,680
Level 2 $63,740
Level 3 $65,797
Level 4 $67,852

How many police stations are there in Tasmania?

67 police stations
There are 67 police stations across the state, ranging from state-of-the-art urban facilities to regional and remote police houses in the state’s highlands, and on King Island and Flinders Island.

Can you call police for advice?

Contact the police by calling 999 to report emergencies or by calling 101 for non-emergencies.

How do I make a noise complaint in Tasmania?

The Police Assistance Line (131 444) is a national number for people to contact police for non-emergencies. For example, call 131 444 to report irresponsible driving or a noisy party. 131 444 calls are charged at a local rate (except for mobiles).

Why do you want to be a police officer?

Lower crime rates in the community. Help people build trust and respect for the police. Treat people of all backgrounds fairly. Work to help people understand the law better.

Where do police get paid the most?

The states and districts that pay Patrol Officers the highest mean salary are California ($105,220), Alaska ($87,870), New Jersey ($86,840), Washington ($80,200), and Hawaii ($78,720).

Who is in charge of the AFP?

Reece Kershaw
As of October 2019 the commissioner of the Australian Federal Police is Reece Kershaw, formerly the Northern Territory Police Commissioner….Commissioners.

Name Commissioner of the AFP Reece Kershaw
Post-nominals APM
Term began 2 October 2019
Term ended Incumbent
Time in appointment 1 year, 345 days

What is the 101 number for?

Use the non-emergency number 101 for situations that do not require an immediate police response. This will help keep 999 available for when there is an emergency, e.g. if a crime is taking place, or somebody is in immediate danger – for these types of incidents, always call 999.

What is the noise curfew in Tasmania?

This information details the prohibited hours of use for noisy equipment, during the week and on weekends….Chainsaws used in residential areas.

Days Prohibited hours of use
Monday to Friday Before 7 am and after 6 pm
Saturday Before 9 am and after 6 pm
Sunday and statutory holidays Before 10 am and after 6 pm

Where are the police stations in Tasmania located?

Tasmania Police Stations Station Street Address Post Phone Police Division KEMPTON MAIN STREET 7030 6259 3010 Bridgewater KINGSTON 1 HUTCHINS STREET 7050 6229 7724 Kingston LADY BARRON FRANKLIN PARADE 7255 6359 3506 Launceston LIAWENEE LAKE HIGHWAY 7030 6259 8324 Bridgewater

Are there changes to police service in Tasmania?

Changes to customer service arrangements at police stations due to COVID- 19: Tasmania Police are focused on reducing the risk posed by COVID-19 to the public and our members. As a result of the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, customer service area (CSA) operations in Police Stations/Buildings will begin to adjust.

When do police open in Hobart and Launceston?

Police are operating from the stations as normal and service delivery to the Tasmanian community will continue but we need to reduce the risk to customers and staff at our stations. Hobart and Launceston Station Customer Service Areas – opening hours to the public between 7am and 11pm;

When does Bellerive Police Station close in Tasmania?

There are current emergency road closures or community alerts. Wednesday, 9 April 2014 – 10:38 am.