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  • A greater police presence on the streets

    The WA Police Union represents more than 6,000 police officers, police auxiliary officers and police cadets across the State. WAPU supports all Members and always acts in their best interests.

  • Strength in unity

    98 per cent of WA police officers are WA Police Union Members. WAPU assists Members by providing a range of services including industrial, legal and welfare.

Civil action against Matt Butcher dismissed

Civil action against Matt Butcher dismissed

Senior Constable Matt Butcher can finally get on with his life after a civil action brought by Robert McLeod was dismissed. The WA Police Union has supported Sen. Const. Butcher since a sickening att ... Read more

Why police officers need to be #ArmedInCourts

Why police officers need to be #ArmedInCourts

Three knives smuggled into Bunbury court This ‪#‎ArmedInCourts‬ example comes from a Member in Bunbury. This example not only highlights the types of weapons that can be smuggled into court complexes ... Read more

WAPU Election Notice

POLICE FEDERATION OF AUSTRALIA WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE BRANCH ELECTION NOTICE Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 Nominations will be called on Thursday, 6 August 2015 for the following ... Read more

Look after yourselves and your colleagues

More than 3 million Australians are living with depression or anxiety. As police, we are certainly not immune to mental illness and it is highly likely that at some stage in your career, you will hav ... Read more

Boath acquitted of common assault

Media Release issued 24 July 2015 The WA Police Union is pleased that Member Sergeant Lachlan Boath was acquitted of common assault in the Perth Magistrate’s Court today. In delivering his verdict, ... Read more

New Three Springs Police Station

New Three Springs Police Station

Members in Three Springs have a brand new police station after the old Department of Agriculture and Food building was refurbished. The new station will provide a centralised lockup and court facilit ... Read more