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'Safer Communities' investment package

'Safer Communities' investment package

Date Published: 
April 2017

On 2 February 2017, Prime Minister Bill English announced the Safer Communities investment package, a $503m investment in policing and the wider justice sector.

This announcement came after the submission of a final Cabinet paper by Minister of Police, Hon Paula Bennett.

This final Cabinet paper came after a number of draft papers and briefings which have been included below as part of a proactive release of information.

These documents are redacted versions and are being released on behalf of Minister Bennett and Police.