MEDIA HUB

Police reveal new ballistic vests

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 14:40 PROTECTING VIC

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 PROTECTING VIC

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. 


EPA on noise pollution

Thursday, 27 September 2018 14:18 COMMUNITY

Ever been trying to fall asleep only to have a noisy vehicle wake you up? We recently headed out to get bikes and cars that breached the EPA’s noise limits off the road.


Operation Undique

Monday, 10 September 2018 16:53 PROTECTING VIC

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.


Youth Outreach Program

Thursday, 30 August 2018 15:32 COMMUNITY

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


Operation Inspect -- Firearms Check

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 16:49 PROTECTING VIC

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.


Melbourne East police address homelessness - Part 1

Wednesday, 08 August 2018 18:28 COMMUNITY

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. 


Donating Life

Friday, 03 August 2018 11:13 COMMUNITY

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.


Contact card to enhance police engagement

Thursday, 26 July 2018 20:21 PROTECTING VIC

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 PROTECTING VIC

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. 


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