It’s time for all police pursuits to be stopped, or at least seriously limited

By David Biles
Updated April 23 2018 - 11:13pm, first published September 14 2015 - 3:17pm

All Canberra residents who watch television or read newspapers must know about the horrendous traffic accident that happened in Kambah on the evening of Friday, September 4. The details of this accident became the lead story on the first page of this newspaper for the following two days. The driver of the car being pursued by a police car (at least for a short time) was killed at the crash site, and his heavily-pregnant girl friend was injured, as were the occupants of two other cars which were struck by the offender's car.

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