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Police surveillance a waste of time and money 0

Police surveillance a waste of time and money

The Maritime Union says police have better things to do than expending major resources on running surveillance operations on union pickets and political groups.

Work stoppages considered over police spy scandal 0

Work stoppages considered over police spy scandal

The Maritime Union may call a national work stoppage to hold stopwork meetings of its members to discuss the police spy scandal.

The Maritime Union was one of a number of Unions reportedly named in emails about union actions sent by police informer Rob Gilchrist to his handler in the Special Investigation Group.

Maritime Union General Secretary Trevor Hanson says the Maritime Union is supporting calls for a high level Commission of Inquiry into the Police’s Special Investigation Group.