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Release date: Mon 1 December 2014

Last updated: Mon 1 December 2014

Police Life Summer 2015


Police Life is Victoria Police's official magazine.

In each edition you will find articles about police across the state, true crime stories, tales of good arrests as well as police station profiles and the latest policing initiatives.

It is published quarterly and distributed across the state and interstate to serving and former Victoria Police members, other law enforcement agencies, schools, parliamentarians, libraries, legal firms, the media, community members with an interest in policing or those looking to pursue a career in policing.

Read Police Life online, or visit your local police station to pick up a copy.

Summer Police Life out now

Welcome to the new-look Police Life

This edition introduces features including Beyond the Badge, where a retired police officer tells the story of their career and life after Victoria Police and Career in Focus, a section looking at some of the organisation's leaders.

In a world first, Victoria Police is randomly testing drivers for drugs to prevent more road deaths. The Summer edition highlights the dangers of drug and drink driving and how the Road Policing Drug and Alcohol Section operates.

Also in this edition, look at how detectives are using forensic evidence frozen more than 25 years ago to solve cold cases.

Police Life spends a day at Narre Warren Police Station, visits the Caroline Springs Corrections Crew and features an interview with Taskforce Echo's Detective Senior Sergeant Wayne Cheesman.

Read the Summer edition of Police Life now.

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Police Life archive

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Reproducing Police Life

Requests for permission to reprint material appearing in Police Life and all general correspondence should be emailed to or addressed to:

Maria Carnovale, Editor, Police Life, PO Box 913, Melbourne, Victoria, 3001.

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