PROTECTING VIC

'Unspeakable' win at national Public Relations award night

Friday, 02 November 2018 08:51

Victoria Police was the worthy winner of the Public Relations Institute of Australia’s Golden Target ‘Thought Leadership Campaign’ award in Sydney last night.


Soaring Numbers of Female Applicants

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 13:18

A well-known report commissioned by Hewlett Packard found that men were comfortable applying for a job when they met 60% of the role requirements, while women would only consider applying if they met 100% of them. Although this was an internal report, undertaken to establish the gender disparity in management positions, there is a broad acknowledgement among recruiters and human resource departments that these findings are consistent across a wide range of industries and employment levels.


POLICE WARN AGAINST BITCOIN SCAM

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 14:46

Maribyrnong Crime Investigation Unit detectives are cautioning people about a scam which involves the victims paying large amounts of cash into a bitcoin automated telling machine in Braybrook.


Police reveal new ballistic vests

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 14:40

Victoria Police has unveiled new ballistic vests that will be seen on the streets from early 2019.


PSOs on the move

Monday, 01 October 2018 10:01

PSOs are now on the move, patrolling trains, platforms and surrounding areas across the metro railway network. We're with you throughout your journey, working together to keep you safe. 


Operation Undique

Monday, 10 September 2018 16:53

Police from Knox, Boronia & Rowville joined forces for the launch of 'Operation UNDIQUE' - A combined Bike & Foot Patrol Operation that will run right across the Knox Municipality over the spring & summer months.


Operation Inspect -- Firearms Check

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 16:49

To reduce the chance of firearms ending up in the wrong hands, all licence holders are subject to regular compliance checks. As part of Operation Inspect, police recently performed 248 firearms checks across Melbourne’s West.


Contact card to enhance police engagement

Thursday, 26 July 2018 20:21

Victoria Police is today launching a new ‘contact card’ as part of its commitment to transparent and accountable policing.


More people means more patrols. 

Monday, 23 July 2018 16:33

Wyndham has one of the fastest growing populations in the state. In addition to more police officers, they also have an extra divisional van hitting the streets each night from 8pm. More people means more patrols. 


Brimbank ride along - a policing night out in Melbourne's west

Wednesday, 18 July 2018 14:31

What’s an average night like for police out in Melbourne’s west? We joined them on a shift to find out.


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