Police training exercise, Wellington
On Wednesday 7, Thursday 9 & Friday 12 November Police will
be undertaking a training at the old Arlington Apartments,
Hopper St, Wellington.
There will be an increased
Police presence between the hours of 9am and 3pm. This
presence will include staff carrying firearms.
these times you may hear some loud bangs coming from the
venue. Police would like to reassure residents in the area
that there is no cause for concern, as it is a routine
If you have any queries or concerns
please contact the Wellington Police Communications Centre
on (04) 381 2000.
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