CAAMA News 11-11-2019

11th Nov 2019

CAAMA News team : Paul Wiles, Kyle Dowling.

The tragic death of a 19-year-old man in Yuendumu at the weekend has led to community calls for answers about police accountability with the fatal shooting declared a death in custody.

Addressing the media in Darwin on Sunday NT Police Acting Deputy Commissioner Michael White said any questions about g why a fire arm was used instead of non lethal force was a matter for the Coroner.

More than 1500 First Nations peoples and organisations have responded to an online survey to help inform possible measures in the new National Agreement on Closing the Gap.