Tag Archives: Victoria

Social Media Making It Easier To Commit Stalking Offences, Victoria Police Say

Victoria Police say new technology and social media is making it easier for people to commit stalking offences.

New crime statistics released today revealed stalking and threatening behaviour rose by more than 9 per cent. Continue reading Social Media Making It Easier To Commit Stalking Offences, Victoria Police Say

Victoria Police Union Action Likely, Focus On Speeding Camera Revenue

Victorian police are threatening to not issue speeding fines, flash their lights to warn drivers about hidden cameras as industrial action heats up. Continue reading Victoria Police Union Action Likely, Focus On Speeding Camera Revenue

Victoria Police Officers – Have Your Say On Police Pursuit Policy

Since Victoria Police released its restricted Pursuit Policy in July this year, The Police Association has received a steady stream of feedback from members. The feedback has been mixed but more recently it has focused on unintended consequences of the policy. Continue reading Victoria Police Officers – Have Your Say On Police Pursuit Policy

Victoria Police Warn On Sophisticated Cyber Predators

Police are warning parents that cyber creeps are getting more sophisticated in their grooming techniques and that assaults of underage children are occurring within weeks of their first online contact. Continue reading Victoria Police Warn On Sophisticated Cyber Predators

Victoria Police Fear for Safety With Criminals Emboldened By Pursuits Policy

A spate of violent attacks against Victoria’s police has fuelled concerns that young criminals are increasingly targeting officers and exploiting policies introduced to protect the public. Continue reading Victoria Police Fear for Safety With Criminals Emboldened By Pursuits Policy