Arrests this New Year’s Eve doubled in Western Australia compared with last year, with police saying they had to deal with a large number of disturbances at residential properties as many people chose or were forced to ring in the New Year at home.
- Arrests jumped from 51 last NYE to 101 this year in WA
- Police say they were called to more private residences
- However, they praised the operators of bars and restaurants
COVID-19 event restrictions, including the two-square-metre rule and the…