AFP's Neil Gaughan says anti-vaccine mandate, sovereign citizen protests in Canberra cost police $1.9 million

March 2 2022 - 5:30am

The cost for police of managing the rolling series of anti-mandate, anti-vax and "sovereign citizen" protests across the territory has climbed beyond $1.9 million, with this cost almost certain to be charged back to the ACT taxpayer.


Peter Brewer


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