Latest abuse News

NSW police charge man with sexual assault of a child at Campbelltown
Commission of Inquiry terms welcomed but focus now needs to be on independence of President
Online grooming: Creating a safe bedroom
New survey results will help work to strengthen Police’s culture
More support for domestic violence victims to end tenancies
Image released as part of music festival sexual assault investigation
Government must act on sexual abuse and misconduct
National Redress Scheme increases access for survivors
Summer help campaign launches for Queenslanders experiencing domestic and family violence
Code of Conduct Register 2020-21 13 December
Liberals must pursue maximum life sentences for child sex offenders
Time to act – Labor must support mandatory minimum sentences for convicted child sexual offenders
Police charge man with Historical Sexual Offences Against Children
Childcare worker charged over sexual abuse of four-year-old girl in South Coast
NSW Government launches campaign to help stop image-based abuse
Sydney man jailed for livestreaming sexual abuse of a Filipino child
Consumer groups call for radical overhaul of privacy laws
Government receives interim report from Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse
Former school employee charged for sexually abusing student in Riverina
Disability Royal Commission seeks information on creating a more inclusive society for people with disability
Police charge man after disturbing posters distributed at Melbourne train stations
Protecting rights of older Canberrans
Disability Royal Commission calls for greater acceptance and inclusion in society of people with disability
Police charge man over Taylors Lakes sexual assault
Government extends business debt relief to October 2021
Lawyers welcome lifting deeds of release for abuse survivors in New South Wales
Parliamentary report whitewashes farm labour exploitation – Unions NSW
Tougher laws on paid carers and powers of attorney needed to protect elderly from abuse
Extradition – child abuse charges
Lawyers welcome stripping of charitable status and public naming and shaming of institutions that fail to sign up
Community feedback sought to establish independent oversight of organisations to prevent child abuse
Governments should strike a balance between encouraging philanthropy through tax support and ensuring effective
Sale child abuse material arrest
Code of Conduct Register 2020-21 26 November
City’s young leaders have their say
Government secrecy around child abuse allegations continues to grow
Strewth! Are Aussies world’s most virulent swearers?
Rio Tinto donates C$360,000 to domestic and family violence support organisations across Canada
Jaensch “Doesn’t Know”
Reports of prisoner abuse show need for prisons rethink and independent oversight
Disability Royal Commission work unaffected by supplier’s cyber security incident
Crucial LGH child abuse questions remain unanswered
Sexual abuse inquiry welcome but terms of reference must not be too limited
Labor welcomes belated announcement on Commission of Inquiry
Local campaign against gender-based violence begins
NSW woman sentenced for child exploitation
City of Fremantle supports White Ribbon Day
Domestic violence reforms pass Parliament 19 November