Whetstone stated in a commentary launched overdue on Friday afternoon that he had accrued too many demerit issues.
“I’ve had some contemporary site visitors offences which imply it’s now irrelevant for me to proceed as shadow minister for street protection,” he stated.
“Street protection is important and it’s vital the opposition has a robust voice on this portfolio.
“I apologise to people who I’ve let down together with the South Australian public in addition to my colleagues.”
Whetstone stated he got here to his choice after assembly Opposition chief David Speirs.
Speirs will take at the street protection portfolio till an enduring alternative is known as.
Whetstone will stay the opposition’s spokesman for corrections, psychological well being and suicide prevention and neighborhood protection.
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