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Dangerous toys destroyed for a safer Christmas

23 October 2014

Minister for Consumer Affairs Heidi Victoria today helped destroy hundreds of dangerous toys, putting safety first for families as the Christmas shopping period approaches

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Justice achievements outlined in report

16 October 2014

The Department of Justice tabled its 2013–14 annual report in parliament today

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The Victorian Government wants to hear from people with a disability

14 October 2014

The Victorian Government wants to know about your experiences, in your life and your community, since the Victorian state disability plan 2013-16 commenced on 1 January 2013

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Complicity reforms

The department has prepared a document explaining the recent reform of the law of complicity contained in the Crimes Amendment (Abolition of Defensive Homicide) Act 2014

Victorian review of Counter-terrorism Legislation

The Victorian review of Counter-terrorism Legislation report and Victorian Government response was tabled in Parliament on 16 September 2014

Our graduates

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

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.