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Elmo Stays Safe campaign

Elmo and friends joins Victoria’s road safety campaign

27 August 2014

Parents and children now have Elmo and friends from Sesame Street to help them learn about driveway safety as part of a new road safety campaign


Coward punch killers to face 10 years jail

20 August 2014

Those who punch or strike someone in the head without warning, resulting in their death, will be guilty of manslaughter and liable to a 10 year statutory minimum non-parole period

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New laws to better protect victims of family violence

20 August 2014

Legislation to further protect and empower victims of family violence and hold perpetrators to account has been introduced into Parliament

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Our graduates

The graduate experience at the department can be both exciting and challenging. Read the profiles of our 2013-14 graduates

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Find a Justice service centre

Justice offers a wide variety of services online and across Victoria. Use our service locator to find a location near you

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Common Guiding Principles - child sexual abuse civil claims

Provide guidance on how departments should ordinarily respond to civil claims involving allegations of child sexual abuse

Find the potential within. Join Corrections Victoria.

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The Victorian Department of Justice acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.