Latest Department of Justice News

Bill to progress Commission of Inquiry recommendations released for consultation
Clarifying the rights and obligations of owners and long-term residents of caravan parks
Postcards from Prison exhibition: A journey of art and hope
Labor must save greater gliders, overhaul logging operations and investigate killing
Why do people hate people?
Section 702 foreign surveillance law lives on, but privacy fight continues
Working Collaboratively To Respond To Family Violence
Aggressive? Homophobic? Stoic? Here’s what thousands of Australian men told us about modern masculinity
Major Budget boost extends record investment in FDV supports
New Members Appointed To Multicultural Advisory Council
Kathrine Morgan-Wicks PSM appointed Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet
Domestic violence survivors seek homeless services from a system that often leaves them homeless
Australian Prime Minister Television Interview – Sky News
Australian Prime Minister Television interview – ABC News Breakfast
Too Many People Die After Leaving Prison
Regional recruitment to bolster WA Prison Officer numbers
Parliament passes legislation for new forensic services framework
Jobs Expo Another Step For Future Of Fitzroy Valley
How for-profit nursing home regulators can use the powers they already have to fix growing problems with poor-quality care
In Dialogue with the United Kingdom, Experts of the Human Rights Committee Welcome Renewed “A” Status for the National Human Rights Institutes…
UN expert criticises dissolution of 700 NGOs: Tajikistan
Anti-discrimination Legislation Open For Consultation
Gaps in culturally informed healthcare put Aboriginal people at risk in Victorian prisons
Biden executive order on sensitive personal information does little for now to curb data market – but spotlights the threat the market poses
New WA Police Force State Operations Command Centre now active
Experts of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Praise Ireland for Increasing Official Development Assistance, Ask about the Scarcity of…
Opening of 2024 Legal Year
Autopen shows perils of automation in communications
Western Australia to host World Police and Fire Games
Grassroots crime prevention funded by $2.2 million in seized assets
Government continues to support Tasmania’s legal sector
Recognising our hardworking correctional workforce
Cook Government to deliver Broome youth safety pilot program
Labor’s budget cuts threatening community safety
Women’s prisons in Perth to go smoke-free
Judicial appointments announced
Public consultation begins on Conversion Practices Bill
Labor successful in establishing a parliamentary inquiry to re-examine Premier’s and DPAC Secretary’s evidence 13 December 2023
Recognising support for ADF reservists
Department of Justice Director General announces resignation
Next steps to fixing our Crown cemeteries
Director-General announced to lead Queensland’s justice department
Tasmanian Parliament to be recalled
Government’s response to Commission of Inquiry’s final report
Corrections Victoria Wins Inaugural Weld Australia President’s Award for an Outstanding Social Project in Welding
New laws allow for greater participation in medical research
Serco failing to keep Speedies Secure and Safe
AFP and US strengthen partnership to combat child abuse