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Crime Prevention Program Receives $10,000 Boost After Bag Snatchers Target Muslim Women

September 22nd, 2016 A SPATE of handbag thefts targeting Muslim women in Geelong’s north has moved the Government to give $10,000 to a program aimed at reducing the crime. The State Government funding was announced on Wednesday by Police Minister … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIAN AUDITOR-GENERAL SLAMS POLICE FAILURE

Thursday September 5 2013 – Criminals are keeping their proceeds of crime because of a failure of Victoria Police and other agencies to manage the confiscation program, a scathing Auditor-General’s report has found. Auditor General John Doyle found police were … Continue reading

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STATE’S CALL ON BIKIE BAN – Monday April 8 2013

– Outlaw bikies brandishing their colours could be permanently barred from Melbourne pubs and clubs – but only if the Victorian Government empowers authorities to do it. Temporary bans on bikies wearing patches in licensed venues are being enforced elsewhere … Continue reading

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