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Simeon Brown @SimeonBrownMP Auckland, New Zealand

National Party MP for Pakuranga, Spokesperson for Police, Corrections, Serious Fraud Office. Authorised by Simeon Brown, 120 Pakuranga Road, Auckland

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Joined Twitter 3/30/17


Hawke’s Bay Mongrel Mob once again caught up in a major meth bust. Just more reason why the mob shouldn’t be gettin… https://t.co/GzDtlIEyPNPleased to have my Bill pulled from the Ballot which will ban public funds going to gangs. No public funds should… https://t.co/QcqIogA0yn
9/23
2021
37,000 businesses. How many employees aren't able to pay their bills because of these delays? https://t.co/VqLfUfp9ax
Retweeted by Simeon BrownThe Government’s announcement it will deploy Tactical Prevention Teams is a clear admission that firearms violence… https://t.co/ObF7zo1bWZ
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9/22
2021
I am pleased to see the Police Minister announce Tactical Prevention Teams which effectively mirror Armed Response… https://t.co/alIFjCGtyKArmed Response Teams will now be called Tactical Prevention Teams. The good news is that frontline officers will… https://t.co/Ka0fLgoxMhGood to see the Govt announce today Tactical Prevention Teams which will have a similar role as Armed Response Team… https://t.co/vnBK7SvlgFPolice are set to announce a significant change to armed offenders squads, including increasing the number of speci… https://t.co/Rl2wO6BBJX
Retweeted by Simeon BrownI understand tomorrow the Police Minister and Commissioner will reannounce the deployment of Armed Response Teams d… https://t.co/LAGis9vqU8Kelvin Davis in Parliament today tried to deny responsibility for the fact a gang member released from prison took… https://t.co/0B1ovN8R8HThe PM has asked the Minister of Justice and Minister of Corrections to work together on better protocols for priso… https://t.co/meL4Rjc7kGSo the prisoner got infected at what the PM says is “broadly defined as a workplace”… More info needed.
9/21
2021
Parents can’t take their kids to the playground in Auckland, yet an individual released from prison on GPS tracking… https://t.co/ysVs7oE0SC @ReefStewartNZ Totally agree.Why were these bail breaches not followed up promptly - particularly given the fact he was leaving from a Level 4 a… https://t.co/5LM5COshCXFeeling for the wider Mangatangi community who I know will comply with tough new restrictions but can fully underst… https://t.co/fZ4EStMzTp
Retweeted by Simeon BrownIf James Shaw was giving consolation gifts to Kiwis desperately trying to get home this Xmas he’d likely give them… https://t.co/58v8OZPApH
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9/20
2021
There is no hard evidence any of the participants in the Mongrel Mob methamphetamine pilot had actually used the dr… https://t.co/fQ8ifyMAgE
Retweeted by Simeon BrownKelvin Davis needs to explain why a remand prisoner was released on EM bail from a Level 4 area to a Level 2 area.… https://t.co/4I6giZEpLL @leemathias7 @philgoffmp @AklCouncil Yep. The language used was all very vague today.This is a disgusting tweet from a Green MP who is playing politics following a prisoner testing positive for COVID.… https://t.co/sEOBuuQwxO
9/19
2021
A friend serving in the dog section who recently switched from a German Shepherd AOS dog to a Labrador drug dog sen… https://t.co/B3VqYDNaIK
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9/18
2021
“The sheer number of firearms seized demonstrates how important National’s FPO Bill is. Our bill will give greater… https://t.co/hkHD1G49cW
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9/17
2021
This operation only confirms NZ has a gang problem. Extending the operation is a good thing but more work is need… https://t.co/e4lz7BFADoJustice Collins: “Every day we see in this court methamphetamine charges and there is one entity which dominates ov… https://t.co/ysY2ViumRCNational’s @JudithCollinsMP and @GerryBrownleeMP have now commented on the AUKUS pact, saying it’s concerning New Z… https://t.co/kEz6qzIA86
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9/16
2021
Just listened to Stuart Nash say on @NewstalkZB that the target is 100% vax before we get our freedoms back. The… https://t.co/sALiOUrB1s
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9/14
2021
The so called “year of the vaccine” feels like the “year of the lockdown” for Aucklanders.
9/13
2021
We need a Public Inquiry into this. Far too many unanswered questions… https://t.co/J6kF2si7ND
Retweeted by Simeon BrownCovid-19 live: Concerns mount as 37,000 surgeries and scans delayed https://t.co/4Xvln67NgF https://t.co/8rIxTUqXCE
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9/10
2021
This 1pm banter at the Beehive about meme mugs and haircuts is tone deaf when your sitting in lockdown in Auckland…
Retweeted by Simeon BrownHow it started: “I actually believe it is possible to exist in politics without lying and by telling the truth” Ho… https://t.co/TnOz33ugmR
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9/9
2021
Greens: OMG why does National think it’s important to attend Parliament in person? Also Greens: https://t.co/OPQFojuIm1
Retweeted by Simeon BrownA massive slush fund for the Govt. https://t.co/8vB3wbeuK4
9/8
2021
Tradies can’t take their tools in a train and Trucks can’t lug freight on a bike…. Today’s land transport plan need… https://t.co/Nw8RXjfnXl
Retweeted by Simeon Brown“In a democratic society, having a fully functioning and accessible media is really important and trying to control… https://t.co/K994iWhGvc
Retweeted by Simeon BrownAnd today… there is an announcement to have an announcement about vaccine contracts that will be signed in the future. #details
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9/7
2021
“It is vital that Jacinda Ardern & the Govt make public this information so that we can learn from this terrible si… https://t.co/9eZl3oJyVT
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9/6
2021
Australia condemns the horrific terrorist attack in Auckland. Our thoughts are with all those affected. We stand wi… https://t.co/GJJ42t1EF2
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9/4
2021
Well said @MarkMitchellMP - the bravery of the Police who took action during the terror attack this afternoon must… https://t.co/XFc1A1gAOQPlease remember that the ISIS inspired terrorist is no more representative of Muslim Kiwis than the Australian whit… https://t.co/QCTXThd9Lh
Retweeted by Simeon BrownNational will support the Government on pushing this Bill through Parliament in Urgency. It’s the responsible thin… https://t.co/hYzJmD4LCd
Retweeted by Simeon BrownPM is quite correct. This is an Islamic State -inspired terrorist who, for some unknown reason, was in the NZ commu… https://t.co/fbXDYf0zz6
Retweeted by Simeon BrownMy thoughts are with those who were attacked and injured in the horrific stabbing attack in New Lynn this afternoon… https://t.co/1hdNq6UhEmDisappointing that the PM didn’t front media today to explain her failure to advise the country yesterday that a CO… https://t.co/HWBSkH8rX4
Retweeted by Simeon BrownThe Police Minister telling media to OIA a simple question is quite frankly arrogant and once again proves she isn’… https://t.co/T8A7VAJn1XThe Novotel Ellerslie was a managed isolation facility until only a few days ago. Now it is quarantine facility, ie… https://t.co/FJOGhqpZhd
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9/3
2021
The Police Minister won’t stand up for frontline officers facing increased firearm violence, failed to ensure all f… https://t.co/T4eXDNUgPSStill waiting on a March 31 OIA from the police minister’s office. After more than 2 months (and 3 unanswered email… https://t.co/9pFEVKeNQB
Retweeted by Simeon Brown @dahmenaaron @NewstalkZB Either asking officials for advice seems like too much work for the Police Minister or may… https://t.co/BPIJqNJS8JThe Police Minister has let down Police with the vaccine rollout not prioritising police. Now she is suggesting med… https://t.co/T7oaC4f1h0'Podium of convenience' has replaced 'podium of truth' - Bridges https://t.co/ZabrYdvypU
Retweeted by Simeon BrownAnswers are needed quickly from the Government over how a Covid positive person escaped from the Ibis Novotel Eller… https://t.co/MOwPxi3yfi
Retweeted by Simeon BrownCan the Government advise why it took 10 hours to inform the NZ Police that a person had absconded from MIQ in Gree… https://t.co/hxDQW7zpx1
Retweeted by Simeon Brown12am-1am COVID positive individual escapes MIQ in Ellerslie. Police not notified until 10:30am 1pm lecture - no… https://t.co/vQjMgj5Cx2No mention of this during the 1pm lecture. https://t.co/xC6kvvOOsPMan caught by police after alleged escape from Akl quarantine facility. He's a positive case and took off without… https://t.co/aHlHjeTy0n
Retweeted by Simeon BrownIf someone who’s just tested COVID positive had escaped from an MIQ hotal, say in Ellerslie this morning, and… https://t.co/2cDschneii
Retweeted by Simeon BrownMore than 15,000 Kiwis abroad have signed a petition to make changes to the inequitable MIQ allocation but the Gove… https://t.co/yHeID03Cp7
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9/2
2021
Emergency housing should be a place of temporary refuge - not a scene from Fight Club. I’m thinking of all those f… https://t.co/DolmoYzLFI
Retweeted by Simeon Brown"Small business owners need help urgently so that they can survive this Covid-19 lockdown and any future lockdowns… https://t.co/hAjaxnJauA
Retweeted by Simeon BrownToday, in Parliament, I asked the PM questions around vaccine rollout and vaccine supply. I’m unconvinced as to som… https://t.co/nRYxVMsRHx
Retweeted by Simeon BrownThis is the level of personal attacks from the Labour Party. Of the three people referred to, 1 is the Pacific Vice… https://t.co/hGJwqulZYi
Retweeted by Simeon Brown"Ardern & Speaker of the House Trevor Mallard had 18 months to work out how they could run Parliament in the event… https://t.co/yvfdjx9KGm
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9/1
2021
We have over 500 cases of Delta in NZ. Over three quarters of the population are not fully vaccinated, we do not ha… https://t.co/UeVgCAtmxh
Retweeted by Simeon BrownConcerning news. My thoughts with the Officers who tested positive. Question also needs to be answered around wheth… https://t.co/0cFuGClQBOWas good to see @JudithCollinsMP and the team back in question time today. Democracy is back in action! #Level4
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8/31
2021
Some other facts to consider: 1) Parliament can only have virtual sittings if it first sits in person to approve “… https://t.co/5TndhUPZQK
Retweeted by Simeon Brown“The year of the vaccine” is looking a lot like “the year of delivery” https://t.co/Eyvm4iAmW8Holding the Govt to account is essential in a democracy. https://t.co/dr6HSA5teAhttps://t.co/iL1LfuSzGn
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8/30
2021
I was appalled to learn of the group of Pasifika families who were told they couldn’t be vaccinated unless they pre… https://t.co/4esCBYy5Sz
Retweeted by Simeon BrownWhilst the staff member wasn’t at work whilst infectious this highlights why Police should have been prioritised fo… https://t.co/F8HCXfeGAfSorry for the Dawn Raids and can I see your passport. https://t.co/gBfXoLFMa8
Retweeted by Simeon BrownIf you don’t already follow @camrynpetebrown you really should. Hugely talented at constructing an argument in thr… https://t.co/3S4ZDifcd9
Retweeted by Simeon Brown @MoniquePoirier_ @nzherald Very helpful updates.My PR this morning on how we need much more sophisticated data on this outbreak. https://t.co/pnnS5cStg6
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8/29
2021
If only the Labour Government had listened to ⁦@JudithCollinsMP⁩ and the ⁦@NZNationalParty⁩ back in January this ye… https://t.co/M0QDsTldCa
Retweeted by Simeon BrownHere's a reminder that @NZNationalParty and @JudithCollinsMP warned the Government that an outbreak of a "new strai… https://t.co/qoDEtJDrk0
Retweeted by Simeon BrownPleased to be asked by @JudithCollinsMP to take on the role of Deputy Shadow Leader of the House working with… https://t.co/7A3Ngfw2eB
8/28
2021
Contact tracing makes or breaks a Covid response. MOH wasn’t interested in stress-testing, but said it could “surg… https://t.co/omXBCvVL6r
Retweeted by Simeon BrownAlternatively, maybe we could have some kind of committee for the epidemic response? Probably wouldn’t even be tha… https://t.co/qiFIX7UjQM
Retweeted by Simeon BrownEasy alternative - set up the Epidemic Response Committee to meet. Every party bar Labour wants it established. https://t.co/B5EOSZPU3D
Retweeted by Simeon BrownLabour’s continual refusal to allow the Epidemic Response Committee to return is ludicrous. Every party except for… https://t.co/NMnoCktJNR
Retweeted by Simeon Brownhttps://t.co/a1IspjzkUo https://t.co/1X9Xw0dWkPCan someone explain how the Government is good with physical press conferences for the PM and Dr Bloomfield, but no… https://t.co/FDlFOkdIx5
Retweeted by Simeon Brown @rickymalcolm Does that include the time we have to wait for it to start ?How difficult is it to do the following: 1) cut data off at 9 am 2) draft press release 10 am 3) get release appro… https://t.co/Rhu9o2XeC7
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8/27
2021
@harbottlesmythe Hi William. The Govt set the priority groupings for Covid vaccinations and didn’t prioritise polic… https://t.co/kIayoSvr0tNZ has been the slowest in the OECD to rollout the vaccine & the Govt’s negligent approach has created vulnerabilit… https://t.co/tWFgGci6Yc
Retweeted by Simeon BrownSuch a disappointing lack of accountability from the PM. If it was anyone else there would probably be a special 1p… https://t.co/M3UTCk4ZtNPM as per usual sticking to normal tripe about “highest level of vaccination possible.” We all want that. The more… https://t.co/0Xkeq4Jkmf
Retweeted by Simeon BrownThe Minister of Police continues to fail frontline Police Officers - this time failing to advocate for Police to en… https://t.co/WRTvB85wsR
8/26
2021
The Minister of Police failed to answer the questions whether she advocated to the Minister for COVID-19 Response t… https://t.co/90zA2pha72The Minister of Police has confirmed only 1/3 of Police Officers are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 - despite th… https://t.co/OkqCpr8esPHere’s a third update for you. Straight out of caucus earlier today I give a super quick rundown of our discussions… https://t.co/3Lt1v7u5MI
Retweeted by Simeon BrownThe Epidemic Response Committee must be set back up again to ensure the Govt is held to account for the decisions t… https://t.co/oNCcJpqU9jHave we mentioned saliva testing? https://t.co/o3jWGC4h4c
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8/25
2021
A month ago the Australian Prime Minister apologised for his country’s slow vaccine rollout. Today the New Zealand… https://t.co/Hk9LuaY6S3
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8/24
2021

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