New DPP a good opportunity to pursue stronger prosecution policy

The Liberal Nationals warmly welcome and congratulate Victoria’s new Director of Public Prosecutions, Kerri Judd QC, and new Chief Crown Prosecutor, Brendan Kissane QC, on their appointments. We wish them well in their new roles. We also express our sincere thanks to former DPP,...
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Judges’ softer serve for crims

06 Mar 2018 • The Australian, Australia (General News) by Samantha Hutchinson VICTORIAN JUDICIARY HANDS OUT 38PC OF NATION’S COMMUNITY SERVICE ORDERS Victorian judges have issued more community service orders than any other state to criminals, including for violent offences...
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Court raid alarm

06 Mar 2018 • Herald Sun, Melbourne (General News) by Shannon Deery Staff security passes stolen by burglars A MAJOR security breach at Melbourne’s children’s court has sparked alarm among senior government and court officials. In the midst of Melbourne’s youth...
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MAGISTRATE STOOD DOWN IN HARASS PROBE

06 Mar 2018 • Herald Sun, Melbourne (General News) by Shannon Deery A MAGISTRATE has been stood down amid serious sexual assault allegations exposed by the Herald Sun. Almost three months after the allegations surfaced, magistrate Raj Malhotra has been stood down after...
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