Consultation: Fines reform
5 December 2019
The Fines Reform Advisory Board, headed by former Victoria Police Commissioner, Ken Lay, is asking Victorians about their experience of the fines system
17 October 2019
The Department of Justice and Community Safety has released its Annual Report for 2018-19.
22 August 2019
Victorians are being urged to give themselves and their families the best chance of surviving a house fire by ensuring working smoke alarms are installed in all bedrooms.
9 August 2019
A new refrigerated vehicle is generating job opportunities for ex-offenders at the Fruit2Work social enterprise, thanks to a $50,000 grant
6 August 2019
On 1 August 2019 former Victorian Corrections Commissioner, Jan Shuard PSM, was appointed the new Family Violence Reform Implementation Monitor.
20 June 2019
The Crime Statistics Agency has released figures for the year ending 31 March 2019
27 May 2019
The State Budget provides projections of Government revenue and expenditure for the following year, and outlines services to be delivered. Visit the Victorian State Budget site for all the details.
9 April 2019
The Working with Children Check has launched a brand new website. Improvements have been made to make it easier for users to find and understand the information they need
8 April 2019
Watch how Melton City Council used a Graffiti Prevention Grant to bring together schools, local traders and artists to tackle graffiti. Applications for grants are now open
21 March 2019
The Crime Statistics Agency has released figures for the year ending 31 December 2018
8 March 2019
As part of International Women’s Day celebrations, players from the AFL Women’s league visited the prison to speak to female prisoners and conduct a footy clinic.
4 January 2019
Victoria is one of the most fire-prone areas in the world, so everyone could be impacted by a fire at some time. Know your risk level and what to do before and during a fire
4 January 2019
This year marks 20 years of the Play it Safe by the Water campaign
4 January 2019
Olivia and Oliver reign supreme as Victoria’s best loved baby names, according to figures released by the Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages
11 December 2018
The Justice Health Aboriginal Tertiary Scholarship Program aims to support Victorian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander tertiary students in completing their studies
19 September 2018
The 2017-18 Annual Report for the Department of Justice and Regulation
14 May 2018
Around 34,000 Victorian women celebrated Mother’s Day for the first time this year according to new figures released by the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
27 April 2018
Volunteer organisations are encouraged to apply for the 2018-19 round of Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP) funding.
15 December 2017
Learn more about the latest crime statistics and trends on the Crime Statistics Agency website