2017 News Coverage

Below you'll find a range of content that we've recently commented on.

Herald Sun, 30 December 2017
Police exempt from wearing name tags at high-risk events

The Australian, 29 December 2017
Sentencing at the heart of Victorian youth crisis, says cops

Herald Sun, 29 December 2017
Victoria drink and drug drivers map

3AW, 27 December 2017
Police union slams decision to let thug who brutally based police woman walk free

The Australian, 22 December 2017
Melbourne rampage: off-duty police officer hailed for his ‘selfless act’

Herald Sun, 16 December 2017
City protests drain police resources in suburbs

Geelong Advertiser, 16 December 2017
Geelong schoolgirl Clare Morrison cold case: Brother pleads for increased reward

Geelong Advertiser, 13 December 2017
Violence against Geelong police and emergency services soars

ABC News, 13 December 2017
Grieving widow says her policeman husband's death was work-related, takes Victoria Police to court 

3AW with Neil Mitchell, 11 December 2017
Police union calls for public response times

Sunday Herald Sun, 10 December 2017
Police Union in Victoria push for hi-tech arsenal

Herald Sun, 29 November 2017
Minimal use of maximum sentences for our worst criminals

Herald Sun, 13 November 2017
Victorian police mental stress days jump dramatically

Herald Sun, 12 November 2017
Gangs biggest emerging crime threat, survey of police union members finds

Herald Sun, 11 November 2017
Victoria Police officers claim ill-fitting pants split at crotch

Herald Sun, 1 November 2017
Crooks who ram police cars to get up to 20 years’ jail in State Government crackdown

Herald Sun, 31 October 2017
Heroin dealers fuelling North Richmond drug crisis benefit from soft sentences

3AW, 18 October 2017
PSO shot with imitation firearm in Highett overnight

Herald Sun, 13 October 2017
Whittlesea Police Station in major need of upgrade to accommodate modern policing needs

Herald Sun, 28 September 2017
Victorian crime statistics show offences down across the state

Herald Sun, 24 September 2017
Magistrates could sit at prisons in radical approach to solve court crisis

Herald Sun, 6 September 2017
Police move to bring private Jewish guard on patrols questioned by union

Star Weekly, 5 September 2017
Crime fear over Whittlesea station police cuts

Leader, 4 September 2017
MP calls for guarantee amid community concern Whittlesea Police Station may close

Herald Sun, 26 August 2017
More than 100 drivers a month busted for failing to stop under police order

Herald Sun, 7 July 2017
Cornered suspect tries to ram police car in Seaford

The Age, 16 June 2017
Police car a write-off after Melton ramming in what union calls 'alarming trend'

Herald Sun, 12 June 2017
Violent teens who robbed IMP Jewellery in Toorak escape jail sentence

The Age, 28 April 2017
'Ineffective management': Police called to incidents at Parkville and Malmsbury daily, union says