Contact tracing threatened by use of fake names: ACT police chief

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated August 6 2020 - 7:30am, first published 4:00am
Chief Police Officer Neil Gaughan. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Canberrans are putting down fake names on contact tracing forms when they enter venues, undermining authorities' capacity to control potential COVID-19 outbreaks in the territory, the ACT's police chief has said.


Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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