Posts in tag

victoria police


bridget flack missing melbourne woman new photo victoria police transgender

The sister of Bridget Flack, a Melbourne woman who has been missing for 10 days, say her disappearance is “incredibly uncharacteristic” as she joined police in appealing to the public …

nik dimopoulos victoria police gay bookstore hares and hyenas

Nik Dimopoulos, the Melbourne man who suffered a serious shoulder injury during a botched Victoria Police raid, has demanded more police accountability on use of excessive force. On May 11, …

victorian surgeon rape condom

A Victorian surgeon charged with raping a fellow doctor after he allegedly “stealthed” him while having sex has been allowed to keep treating patients. The prominent surgeon, whose name has …

victoria police Homophobic Harassment homophobia

Warning: distressing language Homophobic and transphobic threats and jokes are still tolerated by some in Victoria Police ranks including senior officers, according to a new report released on Friday. The …

Anti Gay Poster

Police are investigating after a Neo-Nazi group’s vile anti-gay posters mocking Pride Month and calling gay people “a walking disease” were put up in a Melbourne street. The posters (pictured), …

Midsumma Festival

Young LGBTIQ people in the Victorian city of Bendigo will celebrate diversity at an inclusive Rainbow Ball event later this year. The Rainbow Ball is being organised by Bendigo Police’s …

victoria police Homophobic Harassment homophobia

Many LGBTIQ young people are reluctant to report hate crimes to police because they fear further discrimination, according to new research. The report, commissioned by Victoria Police and released on …

IDAHOBIT Day

Melbourne students have thrown balloons filled with paint against a police station in Australia to create a rainbow design to show support for LGBTIQ equality. Around 400 students, from seven …

victoria police Homophobic Harassment homophobia

Victoria Police have apologised for the homophobic harassment of former police officer Michael Maynes. Maynes joined the Victorian police force in 2008 but resigned in 2011. Three years later, the …