Police uniform

Clothing
The old khakis

Country police in Western Australia used to wear the recognisable khaki coloured uniform. It also included an ‘Akubra’ style wide-brimmed hat. This uniform belonged to Mike McDonald, a retired veteran officer, who loaned it to the Laverton Police Complex.

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Old Police Complex

A country police station

The first Laverton police station is described by the guide as ‘tents, tin and fibro,’ with the prisoners brutally chained to logs. In 1899 the original jail was moved from the close-by settlement of...

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14 Erlistoun Street
Laverton WA 6440
Australia

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Mon to Sun 11am - 1pm, or by appointment - contact the Great Beyond Visitor Centre.

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