In any criminal court
proceedings a warrant may be issued should a person fail to appear
at court when required to do so, or is in breach of a requirement
of a court order. A warrant can also be issued if it is believed
that the individual will not appear at court when required to do
The Criminal Justice
Division receives information from the courts regarding issued
warrants, and takes responsibility for their execution. In order to
do this successfully, we have two teams of staff in place.
staff and Warrant Officers are responsible for the recording
of all warrants issued by the Courts for execution, on police
Warrants Officers are
responsible for executing bench warrants, breach warrants and
the personal service of court documents such as summonses,
adjournment notices and disqualified driver notices.