Hearings resume to examine 1999-2003

Tracey Matters

The Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants will resume public hearings on Tuesday, 30 April 2019.

The focus of the second round of public hearings will be on Victoria Police's dealing with Nicola Gobbo between 1999 and 2003 with specific emphasis on Victoria Police's Drug Squad.

The first witness will be ex-Victoria Police Officer, Wayne Strawhorn.  The evidence of several other current and former members of Victoria Police will follow.

Those wishing to attend the hearings in person should note that some parts of the proceedings may be closed to the public to protect the safety of certain witnesses and affected persons.

In addition, parts of the hearings suitable for public viewing may be streamed live through the Commission's website and images of those in the gallery could be captured.

Public hearings will take place at the Fair Work Commission, Court Room 1, Level 6, 11 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, unless otherwise indicated.  Usual hearing hours are from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm.

More information, including documentation from previous hearings, is available from the Commission's website.