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City of Wyndham

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Control of Weapons Act 1990

DECLARATION OF DESIGNATED AREA UNDER SECTION 10D(1)

The Assistant Commissioner, North West Metro, 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 Wyndham that is within the area bounded by and including, the intersection of Heaths Road and Morris Road, to the intersection of Morris Road and Hogan Road, to the intersection of Hogans Road and Tarneit Road, to the intersection of Tarneit Road and Heaths Road.  For the removal of doubt this area includes Pacific Werribee Shopping plaza, Cambridge reserve, Hoppers Crossing Skate park and Mossfiel Playground.  (Road has the same meaning as in section 3 of the Road Safety Act 1986.)

  (Road has the same meaning as in section 3 of the Road Safety Act 1986.)

A map of the designated area can be found below

This declaration will operate on:

Friday the 14th of May 2021 from 2.00 pm to Saturday the 15th of May 2021 at 2.00 am;

During these times members of the police force are authorised to exercise the following powers:

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

(i)    any person;

(ii)   anything in the possession or control of the person;

(iii)  any vehicle with a person in or on the vehicle; and

(iv)  anything in or on such vehicle;

(b)    detain a person or vehicle for so long as is reasonably necessary to conduct a search;

(c)    seize and detain any item the member reasonably suspects is a weapon; and

(d)    request a person who is the subject of a full search to disclose his or her identity, and

(e)    direct a person to leave the designated area if the police officer reasonably believes the person is wearing the face covering primarily to

conceal their identity; or

to protect them from the effects of a crowd control substance; and

         the person refuses to remove the face covering when requested to do so.

(f)    direct the person to leave the designated area if the police officer reasonably believes the person intends to engage in conduct that would constitute an affray (s195H Crimes Act 1958) or violent disorder (s195I Crimes Act 1958)

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NOTE:  All maps are provided as a guide only.  Refer to the Government Gazette written descriptions for accuracy.

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Control of Weapons Act 1990

DECLARATION OF DESIGNATED AREA UNDER SECTION 10D(1)

The Assistant Commissioner, North West Metro, 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 Wyndham that is within the area bounded by and including, Wooten Road and Hogans Road intersection, to the intersection of Hogans Road and Morris Road, to the intersection of Morris Road and Leakes Road, to the intersection of Leakes Road and Skeleton Waterholes Creek, Skeleton Waterholes Creek and Dohertys Road, to the intersection of Dohertys Road and Sewells Road, to the intersection of Sewells Road and Sayers Road, to the intersection of Sayers Road and Babele Road into Wooten Road.  For the removal of doubt this area includes Tarneit Central Shopping Centre, Tarneit Gardens Shopping Centre, Wyndham Village Shopping Centre and Tarneit Railway Station.  (Road has the same meaning as in section 3 of the Road Safety Act 1986.)

A map of the designated area can be found below

This declaration will operate on:

Saturday the 15th May 2021 from 10.00 am to Saturday the 15th of May 2021 at 10.00 pm;

During these times members of the police force are authorised to exercise the following powers:

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

(i)    any person;

(ii)   anything in the possession or control of the person;

(iii)  any vehicle with a person in or on the vehicle; and

(iv)  anything in or on such vehicle;

(b)    detain a person or vehicle for so long as is reasonably necessary to conduct a search;

(c)    seize and detain any item the member reasonably suspects is a weapon; and

(d)    request a person who is the subject of a full search to disclose his or her identity, and

(e)    direct a person to leave the designated area if the police officer reasonably believes the person is wearing the face covering primarily to

conceal their identity; or

to protect them from the effects of a crowd control substance; and

         the person refuses to remove the face covering when requested to do so.

(f)          direct the person to leave the designated area if the police officer reasonably believes the person intends to engage in conduct that would constitute an affray (s195H Crimes Act 1958) or violent disorder (s195I Crimes Act 1958)

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NOTE:  All maps are provided as a guide only.  Refer to the Government Gazette written descriptions for accuracy.

Reviewed 12 May 2021

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