City of Casey

Control of Weapons Act 1990


Victoria Police Planned Operation in Cranbourne

The Assistant Commissioner, Southern Metro Region, acting as a delegate of the Chief Commissioner of Police under Section 10D (1) of the Control of Weapons Act 1990, declares as a designated area in all public places within the City of Casey that is within the area bounded by and including:

Northern side of Sladen Street, western side of Codrington Street, southern side of Stawell Street, western side of High Street, eastern side of Aujla Road and eastern side of Lamb Street as shown on the map below, but not including those roads.  (Road has the same meaning as in Section 3 of the Road safety Act 1986.) 

Cranbourne area of operation


This declaration will operate on the 27th of March 2020 between 1:00pm and 9:00pm during which time Victoria Police personnel are authorised to exercise the following powers:

in a public place in the designated area, without warrant, stop and search for weapons:

  • any person;
  • any thing in the possession or control of the person;
  • any vehicle with a person in or on the vehicle; and
  • any thing in or on such vehicle
  • detain a person or vehicle for so long as is reasonably necessary to conduct a search
  • seize and detain any item the member reasonably suspects is a weapon, and
  • request a person who is the subject of a full search to disclose his or her identity