Senior police officer charged with drink driving
A BRISBANE police officer will face court later this month after allegedly blowing almost twice the legal blood alcohol limit when pulled over for a random breath test.
The senior constable, 39, was off duty and was not driving a police car at the time.
He was waved down at Yatala at 10.45pm on Sunday night.
Police recorded a 0.084% BAC level.
The officer is now to front Beenleigh Magistrates Court on August 15.
According to Queensland Police Service, "This matter will be considered within the QPS disciplinary system".
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