Operation Wilmot: AFP announces first taskforce for politicians amid election safety fears

Finn McHugh
By Finn McHugh
March 30 2022 - 6:00pm

Bodyguards will flank a host of politicians on the campaign trail, as safety fears prompt Australia's first police taskforce designed to protect candidates.

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Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

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