28 Nov 2023

Police operator defends how units were used during mosque attacks

From Checkpoint, 5:47 pm on 28 November 2023

A senior tactical operator has defended how police units were deployed on the day of the Christchurch mosque attacks.

The coronial inquiry into the 2019 terror attacks continued at Christchurch today, The Zero-Alpha officer who cannot be named touched on the uphill battle of coordinating police units as reports of attacks at multiple locations across the city flooded in.

Adam Burns was at the inquest.