Correctional Services Amendment Bill 2018 Passes Through Parliament

Correctional Services Amendment Bill 2018 Passes Through Parliament

09 November 2018

South Australia Minister for Correctional Services Corey Wingard Tough Laws On Drugs In Prisons Passed By Parliament Victor P Taffa Marshall Government is enforcing its zero-tolerance policy on drugs in our state’s prisons, as tough new laws passed through Parliament this week. Correctional Services (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2018 (the Bill) provided for amendments to be […]

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Andrews Govt Loses Control Of Home Invasions And Carjackings

Andrews Govt Loses Control Of Home Invasions And Carjackings

03 November 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Victoria Shadow Attorney-General John Pesutto Victoria Shadow Minister for Corrections Edward O’Donohue GPS Tracking Anklets To Those Paroled For Carjacking And Home Invasions Victor P Taffa Premier Daniel Andrews and his Government has lost control of violent crimes like home invasions and carjackings. “Daniel Andrews has lost control of violent […]

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Police Commissioner Reece Kershaw Reappointed Until 2023

Police Commissioner Reece Kershaw Reappointed Until 2023

03 November 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Police Nicole Manison Police Commissioner Reece Kershaw Reappointed Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government has today announced the reappointment of Northern Territory Commissioner of Police and CEO of Fire and Emergency Services, Reece Kershaw APM. “Commissioner Kershaw has served as the Commissioner of Police and CEO of Fire and Emergency Services […]

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New Colac Police Station Opened By Minister

New Colac Police Station Opened By Minister

27 October 2018

Victoria Minister for Police Lisa Neville Better Police Facilities To Keep The Colac Community Safe Victor P Taffa Local Police will have the equipment and facilities they need to keep the community safe with the new Colac Police Station officially opened today, thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Police Lisa Neville today met local […]

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Day Patrols Increased For Larrakia

Day Patrols Increased For Larrakia

25 October 2018

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner 4 More Larrakia Day Patrols Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government has this week announced the most comprehensive plan in Territory history to tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB) in Darwin and Palmerston. “Territorians have rightly had a gutful of anti-social behaviour and alcohol fuelled crime.” Chief Minister Michael Gunner said. […]

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New Specialist Police Vehicles Unveiled By Minister

New Specialist Police Vehicles Unveiled By Minister

11 October 2018

Victoria Minister for Police Lisa Neville New Specialist Police Vehicles Victor P Taffa New specialist Police vehicles will hit the road to help crack down on public order incidents, boosting Police capacity to rapidly respond to hostile and violent crowds and riotous incidents. Minister for Police Lisa Neville today joined Acting Superintendent Greg Barras to […]

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Report Shows Perth Methamphetamine Use Drops To Its Lowest On Record

Report Shows Perth Methamphetamine Use Drops To Its Lowest On Record

11 October 2018

Western Australia Minister for Police Michelle Roberts Perth No Longer ‘Meth Capital’ As New Report Reveals Decline In Use Victor P Taffa Meth consumption levels in Perth lowest on record Meth Action Plan co-ordinated approach to target dealers and support addicts New data released today shows methamphetamine use in Perth has dropped to its lowest […]

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Bunbury Regional Prison Upgrade Works Begin

Bunbury Regional Prison Upgrade Works Begin

03 October 2018

Western Australia Minister for Corrective Services Francis Logan Work Begins On $23.7 Million Upgrade To Bunbury Regional Prison Victor P Taffa Site works have begun for new 160-bed unit to ease Western Australia’s prison overcrowding Bunbury-based builder undertaking forward works Further upgrades to prison include reception and educational facilities $500,000 refurbishment of closed unit adding […]

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More Than 1,000 Police Officers Ride To Commemorate Those Who Have Fallen

More Than 1,000 Police Officers Ride To Commemorate Those Who Have Fallen

15 September 2018

New South Wales Minister for Police Troy Grant Ride To Commemorate Fallen Police Officers Victor P Taffa More than 1,000 Police officers will today take part in a charity motorbike ride from The Domain in Sydney to our nation’s capital in honour of Police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. […]

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Hodgman Govt Rolls Out Police Body-Worn Cameras In Tasmania’s North

Hodgman Govt Rolls Out Police Body-Worn Cameras In Tasmania’s North

07 September 2018

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Michael Ferguson Supporting Police And Making Tasmania Even Safer Victor P Taffa Police body-worn cameras are being rolled out in Tasmania’s North and will be in use by Launceston frontline officers, Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Michael Ferguson said. Around 70 body-worn cameras were issued […]

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Minister For Crime Prevention To Be Restored Under Liberal National Coalition Govt

Minister For Crime Prevention To Be Restored Under Liberal National Coalition Govt

03 September 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Victoria Shadow Minister for Police Edward O’Donohue Liberal Nationals To Boost Funding For Community Crime Prevention Program Victor P Taffa Every Victorian should have the right to feel safe in our suburbs and towns, Opposition Leader Matthew Guy said. “Under the violent crime wave because of Premier Daniel Andrews’ soft […]

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House Of Assembly Passes Outlaw Bikie Gangs Bill

House Of Assembly Passes Outlaw Bikie Gangs Bill

22 August 2018

Tasmania Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Michael Ferguson Outlaw Bikie Gangs Bill Passes House Of Assembly Victor P Taffa I welcome the passing of the Police Offences Amendment (Prohibited Insignia) Bill 2018 through second and third reading stages in the lower house, Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Management Michael Ferguson said. “We […]

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Squad 55 Police Auxiliary Liquor Inspectors Graduate From Training Program

Squad 55 Police Auxiliary Liquor Inspectors Graduate From Training Program

20 August 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Police Fire and Emergency Services Nicole Manison First Police Auxiliary Liquor Inspectors Graduate Victor P Taffa First squad of Police Auxiliary Liquor Inspectors will today graduate from their 13-week training program. “These inspectors are an important part of the Territory Governments historic liquor reforms to address the rates of alcohol fuelled […]

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Expanded CCTV Network Unveiled For Frankston CBD

Expanded CCTV Network Unveiled For Frankston CBD

19 August 2018

Victoria Minister for Police Lisa Neville Keeping A Close Eye On Frankston’s CBD Victor P Taffa An expanded CCTV network is working to keep the community and businesses in Frankston’s busy city centre and Young Street transit hub safe, funded by an Andrews Government grant. Minister for Police Lisa Neville and Member for Frankston Paul […]

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Tru Narc Machines Being Rolled Out For Western Australia Police

Tru Narc Machines Being Rolled Out For Western Australia Police

17 August 2018

Western Australia Minister for Police Michelle Roberts Police Minister Unveils Latest High-Tech Weapons In The Fight Against Meth Victor P Taffa Handheld Tru Narc machines can identify more than 450 illegal substances Simple test works through glass or plastic and helps protect Police from contact with dangerous chemicals while maintaining integrity of evidence 55 new […]

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Opposition Calls For Caretaker Conventions To Be Enacted

Opposition Calls For Caretaker Conventions To Be Enacted

02 August 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy ‘Spring Street Six’ Must Stand Down Victor P Taffa It is untenable for the ‘Spring Street Six’ to continue to sit in Cabinet and make decisions while they are under Police investigation, Opposition Leader Matthew Guy said. “This morning I wrote to the Premier to advise that as six of […]

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Andrews Govt In Crisis With 6 Ministers Under Police Investigation

Andrews Govt In Crisis With 6 Ministers Under Police Investigation

02 August 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Police Investigation Into The Andrews Government Victor P Taffa A government in crisis is a government focused on itself and not on Victorians, Opposition Leader Matthew Guy said. How can any Andrews Government ministers continue in their jobs if their staff were interviewed in this morning’s Police arrests? How can […]

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Temporary Throw Screens To Be Installed On All Bridges

Temporary Throw Screens To Be Installed On All Bridges

18 July 2018

South Australia Minister for Police Corey Wingard Temporary Throw Screens To Tackle Rock Throwing Victor P Taffa State Government has continued to roll out its plan to tackle rock throwing on the Southern Expressway with the installation of temporary throw screens. First of the 2.2-metre-high throw screens will be installed on the Honeypot Road Bridge […]

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Design Team Appointed For New Wyndham Police Station

Design Team Appointed For New Wyndham Police Station

14 July 2018

Victoria Minister for Police Lisa Neville Wyndham Super Station To Fight Crime In The West Victor P Taffa State-of-the-art Wyndham Police hub is a step closer after Police appointed a consultant project team to spearhead design and construction of the new facility. $45 Million Wyndham Police Complex will be one of the largest Victoria Police […]

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Police Academy To Remain Full For At Least Next 4 Years

Police Academy To Remain Full For At Least Next 4 Years

14 July 2018

Victoria Minister for Police Lisa Neville A Growing Force And More Police On The Way Victor P Taffa Biggest recruitment drive in the history of Victoria Police is delivering a record boost to Police numbers, with more Police officers in the community preventing crime and catching offenders. “Our record investment is delivering more Police officers […]

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