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27 November 2015
The Crime Statistics Agency has released its second research paper, which explores changes in the number and rate of drug use and possession crimes across Victoria over the past ten years.
26 November 2015
The Attorney-General has announced the appointment of 23 law firms to the new Victorian Government Legal Services Panel.
19 November 2015
The Victorian State Emergency Service has celebrated 40 years serving the Victorian community with the release of a documentary film, '40 Years Young', on Wear Orange Wednesday.
The Minister for Emergency Services and Emergency Management Commissioner completed a 15-day USA study tour in June-July 2015.
The Victorian Government is undertaking a review of gaming machine arrangements. The review will examine the existing gaming machine regulatory framework to enable the government to make decisions on future gaming machine arrangements well before the expiry of the current entitlement term.
From 1 September 2015, Victoria will have a new scheme to expunge historical convictions for homosexual activity that would not be a criminal offence today.