'Knee-jerk' crime-busting NT budget sparks concern

By Aaron Bunch
Updated May 15 2024 - 4:55pm, first published 4:49pm
The Northern Territory government has committed significant resources to the police force. (Darren England/AAP PHOTOS)
The Northern Territory government has committed significant resources to the police force. (Darren England/AAP PHOTOS)

Record-breaking investment in Northern Territory police and prisons won't reduce crime and risks overburdening the justice system, lawyers say.

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