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Victorian Budget 2016-17

27 April 2016

The 2016-17 Victorian Budget released today includes funding for Community Correctional Services, emergency services, crime prevention, and the justice system's response to family violence.

Harper Review

Government releases review of post-sentence supervision scheme for serious sex offenders

24 April 2016

The Victorian Government has released 'Advice on the legislative and governance models under the Serious Sex Offenders (Detention and Supervision) Act 2009'.

Life on Planet Daisyworld mural in Argyle Street, Fitzroy

Community Crime Prevention Program review report released

21 April 2016

Parliamentary Secretary for Justice Ben Carroll’s report on his review of the Community Crime Prevention Program has been released.

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The department 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.