INDEPENDENT
ASSESSMENT
PANEL

The Assessment Panel will assess each application for eligibility, and make a recommendation to the Minister for Police on an appropriate payment. This process is entirely independent and all applications considered will be de-identified.

Assessment panel

The Assessment Panel will assess each application for eligibility, and make a recommendation to the Minister for Police on an appropriate payment. This process is entirely independent and all applications considered will be de-identified.

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Dr Karl O’Callaghan

Karl O’Callaghan was Western Australia’s longest serving post-war Police Commissioner. He oversaw major change of the Western Australian Police Force, particularly with the introduction of information technology projects.

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Ms Susan Barrera

Susan Barrera is a consultant specialising in training, human resources, organisational development and evaluation. With more than 30 years public sector experience, she was the Director General of the Department of Communities that oversaw the RedressWA scheme in 2009.

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Ms Lilly Cvijic

Retiring as a Senior Sergeant in 2014, Lilly Cvijic served in the Western Australian Police for 42 years, earning an Australian Police Medal among other accolades. Since her retirement she has served as a welfare officer for the Retired Police Officers Association, and on the board for the Council of the Ageing.