Compulsory school attendance charge, Rockhampton

Police from the Rockhampton Child Protection and Investigation Unit (CPIU) yesterday charged a 41-year-old woman with failing in her obligation as a parent to ensure compulsory school attendance.

It is alleged the offences occurred between October and November 2013.

“With the commencement of the school year fast approaching, it is a timely reminder to parents to ensure they meet their obligations relating to the compulsory attendance of children at school,” Detective Senior Sergeant Paul Elliot of the Rockhampton CPIU said.

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Central Region

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