2019 News Coverage

Herald Sun, 24 May 2019
Page 1: Top cops Graham Ashton and Wayne Gatt warn about the lack of respect for Victoria Police
Page 6: PUNCHED, KICKED, BASHED: The attacks were brutal, but injured officers say weak sentences hurt almost as much

3AW, 22 May 2019
‘Wake up!’: Police survey adds to concern over Richmond injecting rooms

Macedon Ranges Leader, 13 May 2019
Woodend station reopened, police resource worries remain

3AW, 16 May 2019
Explosive interview: VicPol division emerges as angry union boss Gatt sticks up for Fitzroy cops

North Central Review, 7 May 2019
Wanted: more police

Sunday Herald Sun, 28 April 2019
Call for offenders who ram police cars to pay for damage

Herald Sun, 25 April 2019
Victoria Police to deploy more than 700 officers to regional areas and growing suburbs

Sunbury & Macedon Ranges Star Weekly, 23 April 2019
Cops call for 24/7 station

Macedon Ranges Leader, 16 April 2019
Gisborne community campaigned for 24-hour cop shop weeks before murder

Herald Sun, 15 April 2019
Man charged with Gisborne murder after reporting to local police station

The Age, 15 April 2019
Man charged with murder over body found in Gisborne

3AW, 15 April 2019
Shut up (cop) shop: Gisborne station locked as man tries to hand himself in over death

Herald Sun, 8 April 2019
Dozens charged after vegan protest shuts down CBD intersection

Herald Sun, 8 April 2019
Schoolgirl killer Sean Price faces cop attack charges after alleged kill threat, assault

Herald Sun, 7 April 2019
Outback cop tells how he stopped 'ragdoll' attack on police

The Age, 5 April 2019
Victorian Treasurer flags low wage increase for police

Sunday Herald Sun, 10 March 2019
Push for Tasers for all frontline Victorian police
Editorial: Arm cops with tasers

3AW, 25 February 2019
The problem with the Sentencing Act: Wayne Gatt says St Kilda offenders could get light penalty for alleged assault

Herald Sun, 12 January 2019
New protective measures to keep police prosecutors safe in court

Herald Sun, 16 February 2019
Semi-automatic rifles to increase Victoria Police firepower