POLICE Commissioner Karl O’Callaghan’s son Russell has made a brief appearance in court on charges of assault and breach of a violence restraining order.
Mr O’Callaghan was alleged to have assaulted a woman in Forrestfield on January 14 and 19.
And, the 29-year-old was alleged to have breached a violence restraining order by sending her a text message on February 4.
His case was adjourned until June 8.
Mr O’Callaghan is also facing separate drug charges after allegedly attempting to manufacture methamphetamine.
He was seriously burnt in a clandestine drug lab explosion at a Homeswest residence in Carlisle on March 19.
Mr O’Callaghan pleaded guilty to the charge and will be sentenced on June 1.