Aitchison calls for inquiry after Aboriginal death in custody at Maitland police station

Nick Bielby
Updated August 17 2016 - 10:53am, first published 10:02am
Maitland police station.
Maitland police station.

Labor has urged the state government to launch an immediate inquiry into the first Aboriginal death in NSW police custody since 2000, which occurred at Maitland in July.

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Nick Bielby

Nick Bielby

Senior Journalist

Nick Bielby is a crime reporter who has worked as a journalist since 2011. Having joined the Newcastle Herald in 2017, he won a Walkley Award in 2019 with Donna Page for their investigation 'Dirty Deeds', which exposed the decades of illegal dumping of toxic material in and around a Hunter waterway.

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