Police officer charged with multiple alleged child sex offences

A police officer in NSW has been charged with a string of alleged child sex offences including two counts of have sexual intercourse with a child.

The 43-year-old senior constable was arrested by detectives from the Professional Standards Command and the State Crime Command’s Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad just before 4pm on Thursday.

He was charged with aggravated act of indecency, two counts of aggravated indecent assault, attempt sexual intercourse with a child under 10, grooming child under 14 years for unlawful sexual activity, two counts of have sexual intercourse with a child 10-14, and peep or pry.


Police say the offences allegedly occurred over an 11 year period, between 2007 to 2018.

The officer, who has been suspended, has been refused bail to appear at Penrith Local Court today.

If you are in immediate danger call 000 now.  If you require advice or assistance, the following services offer counselling and support:
Lifeline 24/7 telephone crisis support 13 11 14
1800RESPECT 24/7 phone 1800 737 732
Gold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence phone 07 5591 1164
Bravehearts phone 1800 272 831