Assault Police Officer in the execution of their duty
JV was charged with assaulting a police officer in the execution of duty and contravening a condition of an Apprehended Violence Order.
JV pleaded not guilty and defended his charges. Several police officers gave evidence about the assault and contravention. The defence case also called evidence.
Magistrate dismisses charges
However, the prosecution did not prove its case against JV beyond reasonable doubt and both charges against JV were dismissed.
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