law and order

04 Jul 2019

Fourteen More Police for Our Community

A total of fourteen new officers will be joining the Kiama and Shoalhaven communities over the next 12 months to walk the beat and respond to emergencies in the local community.

07 Feb 2019

Prison Expansion Nears Completion at South Nowra

Parliamentary Secretary for the South Coast and Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that the expansion of South Coast Correctional Centre is nearing completion, with more jobs for locals and a new 160-bed maximum-security wing ready for operation in the coming months.

30 Dec 2018

Ward Welcomes Drop In Local Crime Stats

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today commended local Police in both the South Coast Local Area Command and Lake Illawarra Local Area Command for their exceptional work in driving down local crime.

28 Aug 2018

Payment Laws Give Security To Subbies

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that sub-contractors would be better protected from late payments and insolvencies under proposed reforms released by the New South Wales Government.