CAAMA News 13-11-2019

13th Nov 2019

CAAMA News team ; Paul Wiles, Kyle Dowling.

Yuendumu community residents have joined the call for an immediate and independent inquiry into the death of a 19 year old man who was shot dead by police in the community last Saturday.

Northern Territory Police have announced the appointment of senior West Australian police officer and current NT Police Assistant Commissioner Nick Anticich to head up the police investigation… but a prominent Top End barrister has challenged the appointment.

John B Lawrence SC a former president of the Northern Territory Bar Association and Criminal Lawyers Association of the Northern Territory told CAAMA Radio that the credentials of NT Police Assistant Commissioner Nick Anticich to head up the police investigation need to be scrutinized.