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Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Regulation 2008
Repealed version for 11 April 2014 to 31 August 2014 (accessed 2 April 2020 at 04:21)
308 Maintenance of safe distances
(1) While stationed at an armed post, a correctional officer must take all reasonable precautions to prevent any inmate from approaching within 10 metres of the officer or any firearm or ammunition that is in the officer’s custody or at the post.(2) While carrying a firearm, a correctional officer must not:(a) place himself or herself in a position where he or she is liable to be attacked, or(b) except when outside a correctional centre or where the general manager otherwise directs, approach to within reach of an inmate or allow an inmate to approach to within reach of him or her.