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4 December 2019

An unlicensed builder has been fined $7500 and ordered to repay consumers more than $11,000 for building unlicensed, seeking a deposit above the legal limit and substandard work on properties at Paralowie and Hawthorn. 

4 December 2019

In the first prosecution of its kind in South Australia, a suburban hotelier and his business have been fined over $30,000 for breaches of the state's gaming machine laws. 

27 November 2019

Encounter Youth, a South Australian charity which dedicates time and resources to help our young people, has won the Gold 2019 Australian Crime and Prevention Award for its Hindley Street Program. 

27 November 2019

Tougher restrictions on the sale of nitrous oxide canisters, or 'nangs', will come into effect early next year, following approval from South Australia's Controlled Substances Advisory Council. 

27 November 2019

The public's right to know more about how governments operate will be strengthened under proposed changes to South Australia's Freedom of Information Act to be tabled in State Parliament today. 

25 November 2019

Retired District Court Judge Gordon Barrett QC has been appointed to review South Australia's Police Complaints and Discipline Act. 

22 November 2019

South Australia Police will again be granted special powers to protect school leavers when the Schoolies Festival hits Victor Harbor this weekend. 

15 November 2019

Stronger police powers will remain in force in Adelaide's West End, with the Government agreeing to extend the declared public precinct in the district for another 12 months. 

15 November 2019

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has urged people living in the Riverland to be wary of anyone offering cheap asphalting services in the region.

14 November 2019

Lawyers who come to South Australia from overseas and wish to practise foreign law in this State will need to be registered under legislation to be introduced to State Parliament today. 


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