Successful Southern Region Police Operation Targets Apprehended Domestic Violence Order (ADVO) breaches by inmates in South Coast Correctional Facility.
In a first of its kind for NSW, operation ‘Yandala’ was conducted in partnership with South Coast Correctional Centre in late 2020 by Southern Region Police including Region Operations Staff, theDV High Risk Offender Team and our district’s specialised Domestic Violence Officers.
The operation targeted inmates at the Centre with current ADVOs who were breaching these orders from within the gaol. Several charges were laid, and convictions made, with some inmates receiving an additional 8 months in imprisonment.
Southern Region Operations Unit will be rolling out the Operation…