An Andrews Labor Government will put an end to police babysitting prisoners in police cells and put officers back on the frontline to tackle Denis Napthine’s spiralling crime rates.
Crime rates have increased across Banyule and Nillumbik under the Liberals. In some categories, offences have doubled.
An embarrassed Denis Napthine has struggled to match Labor’s plan to improve safety for regional police, announcing a bureaucratic strategy document containing no details, no deadline and no funding.
An Andrews Labor Government will eliminate a major safety risk for police across country Victoria by upgrading the analogue radio communications system to a secure digital network.
Crime rates have increased in Kingston under the Liberals and Denis Napthine, with some categories including drug crimes showing increases of over 100 per cent.
Crime rates have skyrocketed across the Latrobe Valley, increasing more than double the state average since the Liberals came to office.
Regional police stations are closing down under the Coalition.
Labor will use today’s report on the parliamentary inquiry into ice use to help develop Victoria’s first ever Ice Action Plan.
Drug crime in regional Victoria has increased to alarming levels, but Denis Napthine is doing nothing.
Denis Napthine needs to tell Victorians which police stations he will close and how many more will have their opening hours reduced?
Emergency service workers have waited too long for new laws to protect them in the workplace.
The Liberal Government broke a promise to deliver a 24-hour police station in Mt Waverley. Local Liberal MP Michael Gidley must apologise.
The Liberal Government broke a promise to deliver a 16-hour police station in Ashburton. Local Liberal MP Graham Watt must apologise.
The Liberal Government broke a promise to deliver a 24-hour police station in Rowville. Local Liberal MP Nick Wakeling must apologise.
A scathing Auditor-General’s report has found that prison overcrowding is wasting police time and resources and making our community unsafe.
Victoria Police crime statistics confirm crime has risen each and every year under Denis Napthine and the Liberals.
Denis Napthine must tell Victorians which police stations he will close under new plans to take police from the frontline at local stations.
There are fewer frontline police officers assigned to local stations today than there were in November 2010, secret Napthine Government documents show.