Prisoner Eating Better than Pensioners

Recent information obtained through Freedom of Information showed that some of our most dangerous criminals housed in Barwon Prison are dining on rump steak and chicken kiev with jam doughnuts and ice cream for dessert. Furthermore, individual prisoner’s dietary and religious requirements are met by the prison catering. One pensioner said that after paying rent…

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Taxi Driver Assaulted – South Melbourne

On Friday the 02-11-12 at around 2.30 am a twenty-two-year-old Taxi Driver was assaulted and attempted to be robbed by a thirty-three-year-old male assailant in South Melbourne. Police arrived promptly at the scene and arrested the assailant after a short foot pursuit. The taxi driver received only minor injuries. For financial support and professional advice…

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Victims of Crime – Victoria – Support, Assistance & Reforms

Kaitlyn Welsh Sacred Heart College Geelong Becoming a victim of crime can be a very confronting and traumatic experience but the State of Victoria has made significant efforts to ensure that victims do not have to face these difficulties alone or without support. Unfortunately, crime does not discriminate – anyone can become a victim. Victoria has…

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Victims of Crime – CCTV Debate

Matthew Campbell Monash University Every working day, Domenic Greco, psychologist, meets another unfortunate victim of assault. Battery, robbery, rape, abduction; these people have seen some of the worst Melbourne has to offer, but that’s not all they have in common. They all want validation, not just from loved ones, but from a state whose criminal justice…

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