NSW Police Charged With Domestic Violence Offences

An alarming number of NSW police officers have been charged with offences related to domestic violence. According to documents obtained by ABC under the Government Information (Public Access) Act, a total of 17 NSW police officers were involved in domestic violence offences since February 2017. The criminal acts range from: stalking and intimidation to assault occasioning Read more about NSW Police Charged With Domestic Violence Offences[…]

Note on the Criminal Procedure Amendment (Domestic Violence Complaints) Act 2014

On 1 June 2015 the Criminal Procedure Amendment (Domestic Violence Complainants) Act 2014 (also known as the Domestic Violence Evidence in Chief Act) came into force. The new Act amended the Criminal Procedure Act 1986; the amendments can be found in Part 4B of the 1986 Act. The amendments allow police to take an audio Read more about Note on the Criminal Procedure Amendment (Domestic Violence Complaints) Act 2014[…]

Domestic Violence and Male Control

The statistics are appalling: one woman is hospitalised every three hours, and at least one woman is murdered each week. At the time of writing, 43 women had been killed by violence this year. Male domestic violence is the cause The cause is domestic violence, or more accurately, male domestic violence. In fact, it is Read more about Domestic Violence and Male Control[…]