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Ensure family violence offences are appropriately 'flagged'

Recommendation:
081
Status:
In progress

Who is leading the change

  • Department of Justice and Community Safety

Slot gameThe Victorian Government ensure that offences committed in the context of family violence are appropriately ‘flagged’ —for example, by:

  • enhancing current links between Victoria Police’s, courts’ and Corrections Victoria’s databases
  • amending the Family Violence Protection Act 2008 (Vic) to deem criminal offences committed in the context of family violence to be ‘family violence offences’ for the purposes of being recorded in relevant databases

Reviewed 17 May 2020

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