Latest criminal justice News

ACT justice reinvestment supports progress towards recidivism target
Making It Easier For Victim-Survivors To Report Violence
Working To Keep Women Safe
UN Experts on Racial Justice in Law Enforcement Warn of Racial Profiling Risk: Italy
Health Care in Secure Settings Conference 2024 – registrations opening soon
Working Collaboratively To Respond To Family Violence
ACT’s first female Director of Public Prosecutions starts today
Victorian property linked to GST fraud forfeited to the Commonwealth | Australian Taxation Office
Victorian property linked to GST fraud forfeited to the Commonwealth
Queenslanders asked to join together to call out domestic and family violence
National Cabinet On Gender-Based Violence
Independent Victims’ Commissioner to be permanently established
Release Of Sexual Assault Review
NSW opposition’s bail proposals to address violence against women
New homicide statistics show surge in intimate partner killings – and huge disparity in First Nations victims
DFSV Sector Receives $36m Funding Boost
End use of drug dogs, reduce police presence at future Mardi Gras: study
High number of pre-trial detainees, access to healthcare matters of concern, UN torture prevention body says: Albania
Breaking Cycle: Youth Co-Responder Teams Extended
Miles Government Extends Support For Victims Of Crime
Latest action plan key to efforts to end sexual violence in Queensland
New correctional officers improve community safety in Maryborough (with Audio grab)
Executive Medical Director to stand down after 12 years of service
New correctional officers improve community safety in Far North Queensland 
More than $50M for initiatives to prevent, respond and break the cycle of DFV
Improving Corrections System Fairness
ACT Modernises Jury System
ACT strengthens criminal justice system with clearer disclosure laws and new protections for victim-survivors 
UN torture prevention body to revisit Honduras
Deepfake porn: why we need to make it a crime to create it, not just share it
Major Health Interventions Expanded To People On Remand
New correctional officers committed to community safety in Townsville
NRL mentors announced in Government’s “Project Pathfinder” PR stunt will not help divert kids from crime in regional areas
Climate Change Impacts Terrorist Activity
A judgement in Bruce Lehrmann’s defamation trial against Network 10 has been delayed. What’s going on?
New correctional officers improve community safety in Capricornia
Response To Yoorrook For Justice Recommendations
The Victorian government wants to trial electronic monitoring devices on young people. It’s a bad idea
Migration Bill Is Cruel And Must Be Amended
Applications open to be Queensland Victims’ Commissioner
Playgroup for parents in custody keeps families connected
Most states now have affirmative sexual consent laws, but not enough people know what they mean
Algorithms that predict crime are watching – and judging us by the cards we’ve been dealt
UN experts urge States to recognise and address legacy of slave trade
New ACT Director Of Public Prosecutions
Minns missing in action as Alternatives to Incarceration Report launched same day Youth Bail Laws move to the Upper House
UN report details ‘climate of fear’ in occupied areas of Ukraine, as the Russian Federation moves to cement control
Building fairness into AI is crucial – and hard to get right