ADF personnel have joined the NSW Police Force in the Illawarra, as part of an expansion of the COVID-19 welfare and compliance checks across NSW.
Police officers will be assisted by ADF personnel as theyconduct daily welfare checks and support the wellbeing of those self-isolating.
ADF personnel have been deployed to assist Wollongong and Lake Illawarra Police Districts over the coming weeks.
Southern Region Commander, Assistant Commissioner Joe Cassar APM, has welcomed the arrival of troops in the Illawarra.
“The troops are here to support the community alongside police. Locals can expect to see them checking on the welfare of our most vulnerable people.
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