Cops and Bloggers

Welcome to Cops and Bloggers, the official Victoria Police that is updated regularly. Ensuring a safe, secure and orderly community means there's always a story to be told or an experience to be shared.

Cops and Bloggers is our perspective around policing, featuring stories that we think important to keeping our community safe. We’ll bring you stories from the streets, share community initiatives and provide crime prevention tips and public safety pointers. It's also a platform where you can personally engage with me on all our initiatives - good and bad. We look forward to your respectful comments encouraging two-way debate.

Assistant Commissioner Rick Nugent addresses illicit drug use within Victoria

Sunday, 11 June 2017 13:41

Throughout history the debate one the use, misuse, prohibition or control of drugs has been topical and at times divisive. Recently, the discussion has again been enlivened discussing peripheral issues to reduce potential harm to those in our community who choose to use illicit substances.

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A MESSAGE TO SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL OFFENCES

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 16:56

By Family Violence Command Assistant Commissioner Dean McWhirter

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Tackling The Complex Issue Of Youth Offending

Tuesday, 07 March 2017 10:45

By Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton

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Youth Crime: A Deputy Commissioner's Perspective

Thursday, 17 November 2016 16:18

By Deputy Commissioner Andrew Crisp 

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Our society is changing and so must police to face fresh challenges

Friday, 02 September 2016 11:26

Preventing crime and disorder is the founding principle on which modern policing is built. This has remained constant through our 163 year history.

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Chief Commissioner's Youth Summit

Thursday, 21 July 2016 10:59

It is my pleasure to welcome you all to this Youth Summit.

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AGGRAVATED BURGLARIES AND CARJACKINGS: TACKLING THIS ISSUE TOGETHER

Tuesday, 12 July 2016 10:30

We at Victoria Police have heard your concerns about the recent spate of aggravated burglaries and carjackings being committed mostly by young people across the state.

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BRODIE'S LAW - FIVE YEARS ON

Thursday, 16 June 2016 10:02

It has been five years since Brodie’s Law was introduced making serious bullying a crime punishable by up to ten years in prison; yet sadly today it remains a compelling issue in Victoria.

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Supporting The State Apology To LBGTI Communities

Tuesday, 24 May 2016 15:01

Today I attended an apology from the Premier on behalf of the Victorian State Government to members of LGBTI communities for historic laws which criminalised homosexual acts.

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A United Front

Friday, 22 April 2016 07:45

Australia and New Zealand Police Commissioners
– Protecting Women and Children from Family Violence

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