Child restraint initiative
In the last 12 months, over 1000 children under the age of eight have been injured in cars during collisions. 325 of those children were injured.
Youth Outreach Program
Police are partnering with youth workers to help reduce youth offending. Youth workers will join police each night over 12 months for this ground-breaking program
Melbourne East police address homelessness - Part 1
As part of Homelessness Week 2018, in a two-part series, we explore the work being undertaken by Melbourne East Police to enhance their understanding of the issue. As they remind us, there’s no offence to be homeless.
There are around 1,400 people on the Australian organ transplant waiting list at one time. In 2014, Sergeant Jason Wallace was one of these people. He was lucky enough to receive part of a liver which saved his life. That same year, another Victoria Police Sergeant, John Lowe, was experiencing the other side of organ donation after his wife tragically passed following a brain aneurism. Her donation saved the lives of six people. Watch their story.
Meet the Steeles
Meet the Steeles – a family of emergency service workers. Even Rocky is a police dog! Has anyone else got family envy?
Out and about in Heidelberg
Policing is not a 9-5 job but at Heidelberg Police Station they try to make sure the roster works for everyone.
Career in focus - Amy Gledden
The meaning of numbers has been a focus for Superintendent Amy Gledden throughout her career, and most recently it’s a drop in the number of thefts and vehicle crime in the Southern Metro Region Division 2 that is getting results.
This weekend is a popular one for deer hunting. While most hunters do the right thing, police want the public to know that they take illegal activity very seriously.
Blue Light and Melbourne Victory partnership
It’s hard not to feel nostalgic when you think of Blue Light. While you can still catch a disco, Blue Light has evolved and expanded its range of programs.
Williamstown Police Station unveil Aboriginal artwork
The unveiling of Aboriginal artwork at Williamstown Police Station is just one of many National Reconciliation Week events Victoria Police takes part in every year.