Message from the Chief Commissioner

Advice

Family Violence Publications

Release date: Mon 14 August 2017

Last updated: Mon 27 November 2017

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Family Violence: What Police Do

The Information Sheet 'Family Violence: What Police do' has been designed to explain Victoria Police's response to family violence.

They are based on the first three pages of this web site.

They have been written for:

  • People who have affected, or harmed, by family violence
  • People who have committed family violence
  • People and or services supporting them.

The information sheet has a few different formats:

  • general
  • for Aboriginal Communities includes Aboriginal Controlled Community Organisations
  • in Easy English which is simple text with images (it is PDF tagged for computerised readers)
  • in Languages other than English (LOTE) (13 languages).
     

Please feel free to download and use these documents.

Feedback and suggestions are very welcome by email: strategy-and-policy-fvc@police.vic.gov.au

Please note whatever your immigration status, help for family violence is available.

For more information see the Federal Government, Department of Social Services for translated information see their fact sheets and contact Victoria Legal Aid.
 

Family Violence: What Police Do
General (PDF)

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Family Violence: What Police Do
For Aboriginal Communities (PDF)

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Family Violence: What Police Do
Easy English (PDF)

 

 

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Reporting Sexual Assault
Easy English (PDF)

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In a Language other than English (LOTE) and English side by side

The Information Sheet, Family Violence: What Police Do has been translated into Languages other than English (LOTE) (13 languages). It contains the same information as the first three pages of this web site.

The 'Family Violence: Technical Terms Bilingual Tool' is designed to help communication when working with interpreters to talk about family violence.

The Family Violence: Technical Terms Bilingual Tool,  lists and explains:

  • Courts and services: their names, hours and web addresses
  • Technical terms: and what they mean
  • Police roles: what they do.

Each service, term and definition is listed in a Languages other than English (LOTE) and English side by side, so they can be pointed to or circled when explaining the family violence service system.

Please feel free to download the Family Violence: Technical Terms Bilingual Tool  to use with information sheet Family Violence: What Police Do.

Feedback and suggestions are very welcome by email: strategy-and-policy-fvc@police.vic.gov.au

 Family Violence: What Police Do (PDF)

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Technical Terms Bilingual Tool (PDF)

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In an emergency call Triple Zero (000).

For more information see

 

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