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Media Release - Monitoring of Critical Incident at Stockton

On 15 September 2023 a critical incident was declared by the NSW Police Force (NSWPF) in Stockton. The Law Enforcement Conduct Commission (LECC) was notified of the critical incident by the NSWPF.

The NSWPF are investigating the circumstances of the incident and the investigation will be reviewed by the Professional Standards Command. The LECC is independently monitoring the investigation under Part 8 of the Law Enforcement Conduct Commission Act 2016 to ensure public confidence in the investigation.

Further information about the LECCs role in monitoring critical incident investigations can be found at https://www.lecc.nsw.gov.au/oversight/critical-incident-monitoring.