29 Mar 2021

Police association on Napier trouble, high risk call outs

From Morning Report, 8:14 am on 29 March 2021

Napier's mayor says police in her city are crying out for more support and are stretched to the limit.

Escalating gang violence has hit Hawke's Bay and this morning it has been revealed some frontline police officers are so scared of being attacked or shot at on the job that are refusing to go to high-risk callouts.

Police Association president Chris Cahill speaks to Corin Dann.