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Police officer charged

A police officer from the Western Region - which includes Bendigo and Ballarat  - has been charged with  firearm storage offences

The senior constable is accused of  failing  to properly store long-arm rifles, and also failing  to promptly  notify police of a change of address

He will appear in a magistrates' court at a later date, and in the meantime has been transferred to other duties.

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