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Victoria Police officers suspended over brutality claims

Following the circulation of footage that many are labelling as ‘police brutality’, Victoria Police have suspended four officers and another put on different […]

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Interview: Ivan Hexter

Silvi and Christina chat to film director Ivan Hexter about his work on Tunnel Vision, a new documentary about the protests against the […]

Victoria’s crime rate has risen in the last year

New research shows Victoria’s crime rates have increased over the past year, with aggravated burglary labelled as the most occurring crime. Reporter […]

Cops crack down on drugs in popular Melbourne nightlife haunts

There has recently been a crack down on drug usage in some of Melbourne’s popular night life haunts. Reporter Meg Kennedy investigates.

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Problems in a Rich town

Big problems have always beset Richmond.  For the moment, the greatest in the Victoria Street area, up the north end of Melbourne’s […]

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Sniffer dogs: deterrent or dangerous?

Last week’s Splendour in the Grass saw 92 punters charged with drug offences. The use of sniffer dogs has been heavily debated […]

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New police pursuit policy aims for greater safety on Victorian roads

By ANTHONY PIOVESAN VICTORIA Police has implemented new changes to its pursuit policy after an extensive review found a greater balance between […]

Experts criticise DNA collection regulations

Recently experts have questioned the laws surrounding DNA sampling, in particular, the covert ways police aquire DNA from suspects. Police do not […]