Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Francis Logan MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

1/10/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Ground-breaking drug treatment facility for male prisoners opens

30/09/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

New modern emergency services training academy set for WA

24/09/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Hundreds of life-saving devices rolled out across the State

21/09/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

New $1.5 million station for Broome Regional Bush Fire Brigade

17/09/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Aboriginal communities taking charge of their emergency services

1/09/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Collie’s new emergency services centre creating jobs in the South-West

18/08/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Suicide prevention taskforce to examine management of at-risk prisoners

18/08/2020

McGurk; Logan; Quigley

Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Corrective Services; Attorney General

Family and domestic violence offenders face GPS tracking

18/08/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Putting prisoners to work to help State’s economic recovery

26/07/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Records broken at Australian-first drug treatment prison

24/07/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Emergency services volunteer fuel card to be automatically issued

23/07/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

More than $6 million to assist local governments reduce bushfire risk

17/07/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Surfer, banker and teacher join State’s firefighting ranks

17/07/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

New $330,000 vessel and trailer improve response times for Marine Rescue Exmouth

16/07/2020

Logan

Environment

Improved access on the cards for Houtman Abrolhos Islands National Park

16/07/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

WA’s first drug treatment prison for men one step closer to opening

15/07/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Roll out begins for $6.2m Kimberley Juvenile Justice Strategy

7/07/2020

Logan

Environment

McGowan Government boosts plastic and tyre recycling in Western Australia

2/07/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

WA’s prison capacity expanded with 512 new beds coming online

28/06/2020

McGowan; MacTiernan; Logan

Premier; Regional Development; Emergency Services

Collie’s emergency services projects poised to create jobs, help community safety

27/06/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Drug and contraband search operation targets prison visitors

23/06/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Warning for prison visitors ahead of visits resuming this Saturday

12/06/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Prison social visits set to resume within weeks

8/06/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

WA emergency services personnel awarded Queen’s Birthday Honours

3/06/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

New paws on the beat in fight against contraband in prisons

1/06/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Indigenous burning practices to be adopted in WA-first

1/06/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

New ‘Super Max’ unit at Casuarina for disruptive prisoners

19/05/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Wear orange tomorrow to celebrate our SES volunteers on WOW Day

9/05/2020

Logan; Murray

Corrective Services; Sport and Recreation

Indigenous AFL stars lend a hand at Banksia Hill

4/05/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Fallen firefighters remembered for courage and commitment

17/04/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

WA boat builders to build new Marine Rescue vessels

16/04/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Tradies wanted to teach prisoners life-changing skills

10/04/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Melaleuca prison returns to public sector management

8/04/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance for flooded WA communities

2/04/2020

McGowan; Logan; Roberts

Premier; Emergency Services; Police

New emergency management powers to combat COVID-19

31/03/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

State’s longest-serving female superintendent retires after 32 years

29/03/2020

McGowan; Roberts; Logan

Premier; Police; Emergency Services

Police squad to enforce COVID-19 restrictions

27/03/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following ex-Tropical Cyclone Esther

20/03/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following severe WA storms

6/03/2020

Logan; Kelly; Ellery

Emergency Services; Youth; Education and Training

State’s top emergency services cadets and their mentors honoured

6/03/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Construction to begin on new fire station for Cockburn

3/03/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Council heralds new approach to bushfire management in WA

18/02/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Proposed mandatory infectious diseases testing of prisoners who assault officers

18/02/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance after Tropical Cyclone Damien

16/02/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Penalties for prison visitors to be increased by up to sixfold

15/02/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

New $240,000 vessel for Marine Rescue Bunbury officially launched

10/02/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

New modern $8m fire station for Kensington

10/02/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Professional Standards Division delivers in first year of operation

3/02/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Disaster assistance following tropical cyclone Blake

31/01/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Sophisticated aerial intelligence plane joins WA firefighting efforts

30/01/2020

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

Construction starts on Australian-first $18m Bushfire Centre of Excellence

29/01/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

$5.5 million assistance for local governments to mitigate bushfire risks

26/01/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

NAIDOC Male Elder of the Year among WA Corrective Services staff honoured

26/01/2020

Logan; Dawson

Emergency Services; Environment

Emergency services personnel recognised in Australia Day Honours

20/01/2020

Logan; Dawson

Emergency Services; Environment

Firefighting aerial giant touches down in Perth

17/01/2020

Logan

Corrective Services

Changing lives for the better - celebrating WA’s corrective services

16/01/2020

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

Large air tanker on the way to boost WA’s fire response

16/01/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

$1.57 million fire station opens with State’s first ‘fire-wise’ garden

3/01/2020

Logan

Emergency Services

Hundreds of WA firefighters lend helping hand with east coast fires

23/12/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Melaleuca female prison to be returned to public hands

23/12/2019

Logan; Cook

Emergency Services; Environment

Records broken with official bushfire season only just underway

19/12/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Criminal charges expected following State-wide prison operation

12/12/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Pride of Port Hedland’s $189,000 restoration proves its worth

11/12/2019

Kelly; Logan

Water; Emergency Services

Don’t risk your life - be aware you may not have a water supply during a bushfire

7/12/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Busselton Marine Rescue’s new $589,000 ‘fleet’ officially launched

5/12/2019

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

New package to expand Collie’s emergency services vehicle industry

5/12/2019

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Emergency Services

$125 million investment in new WA-built firefighting appliances

3/12/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Celebrating 25 years of top dogs

2/12/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Marine rescue legend honoured with naming of new $266,000 boat

1/12/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

West Australians failing to recognise bushfire risk

29/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

$1.4 million for local governments to reduce bushfire risks

24/11/2019

Roberts; Logan

Police; Emergency Services

Strike Force Vulcan sets sights on arsonists

22/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

User-friendly online hub designed for and by volunteers

22/11/2019

Johnston; Logan

Mines and Petroleum; Emergency Services

Mining Emergency Response Competition kicks off today

15/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Record number of graduating female officers join firefighting ranks

14/11/2019

Logan; Dawson

Emergency Services; Environment

WA firefighters providing much-needed relief for NSW and QLD

9/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Volunteer Emergency Services leaders meet to prepare for busy summer

6/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

New $500,000 multi-purpose fire appliance for Roleystone

6/11/2019

MacTiernan; Logan; Kelly

Agriculture and Food; Environment; Water

Community Stewardship Grants to boost local conservation initiatives

5/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

New 12,000-litre water carrier for Mundijong Bush Fire Brigade

3/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

‘Get Behind the Frontline’ to help our emergency services

1/11/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Employers celebrated for their support of WA’s emergency services

18/10/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

New Bunbury prison unit addresses overcrowded prisons legacy

15/10/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Take action now to prepare for bushfire season

11/10/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Radio equipment to improve safety at Albany coastal danger spots

29/09/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Record investment in bushfire facility for West Gidgegannup

25/09/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Contractor to receive $103,840 financial penalty for custody escape

12/09/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

WA bushfire volunteers join the frontline at Queensland fires

8/09/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Sea rescue of father and young sons among honours at awards

7/09/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Emergency services volunteers sit down with Minister to talk issues

5/09/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Lifesaving equipment fitted to nearly 1000 firefighting vehicles

20/08/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Waroona bushfire responders recognised with Meritorious Service Awards

14/08/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

WA’s first female drug treatment prison: one year open and one year drug-free

8/08/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Legacy of prison assault under-reporting being addressed

2/08/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Historic Roebourne courthouse now home to Community Corrections

1/08/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

Communities that ‘survived and thrived’ in the face of disaster recognised

31/07/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

New virtual reality experience highlights home fire risks

30/07/2019

Saffioti; Logan

Planning; Emergency Services

New action plan to fix bushfire inconsistencies

27/07/2019

Logan

Emergency Services

New $1.9 million state-of-the-art headquarters for Geraldton-Greenough SES

25/07/2019

Logan

Corrective Services

Staffing numbers continue to climb for Corrective Services