[Jesse Thompson, ABC]
Confusion looms over Qld remote housing fund promised days before federal election
The NT Government should establish an independent committee to investigate remote policing on Aboriginal land, particularly looking at the use of firearms by police and the way officers work with the community to maintain peace, according to one independent member of parliament.
[Katrina Beavan and Alex Barwick, ABC]
Inquiry into remote Aboriginal policing called
Indigenous leaders in Cape York and the Torres Strait say their communities' remote housing needs are being used as a political football as confusion mounts over an undelivered, multi-million-dollar funding pledge.