Premier Jay Weatherill approves Grant for CRF Phone App

Thanks to a $50,000 grant approved by Premier Jay Weatherill, The Carly Ryan Foundation's dream of a mobile phone app that will help protect young people from criminals will become a reality.

Mr Weatherill said community safety was a key priority for the Government and the $50,000 would allow the foundation to continue its important work in developing this safety tool.

The Foundation and local company Kojo will develop the app, updates to come.