Message from the Chief Commissioner

About Victoria Police

Release date: Tue 15 July 2008

Last updated: Mon 8 February 2016

Student Resource Page

This page is a resource for tertiary and secondary school students to assist in finding information.

Victoria Police receives a large number of requests from students every day.

This page provides links to information on news and campaigns, crime statistics, school visits, work experience and placements and more.


View media releases, visit

View article on Victoria Police in the latest edition of Police Life magazine


Due to heavy workloads, we are not able to facilitate one on one student interviews with police members. We apologise for any inconvenience.


Corporate Statistics collect crime, traffic and population statistics, with crime and traffic statistics covering the whole of Victoria.

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) is responsible for processing, analysing and publishing Victorian crime statistics, independent of Victoria Police.

Freedom of information


Information requests can be made via Freedom of Information.

Work experience and tertiary placement


Victoria Police offers work experience and placements to secondary and tertiary students.
To find out about our different programs visit Work Experience webpage.



To find out more about recruiting and police careers, visit

School and community group visits


Police are able to visit schools and discuss a wide range of topics with students. To find out more, contact your local police station

The Victoria Police Museum also runs three education programs based on their collections and the Victorian school curriculum, visit for more information.

(Tertiary Students)

For tertiary students who wish to conduct research with Victoria Police personnel, data or resources visit the Research webpage.

Kids' Website


The Kids' Website is an interactive page for primary school aged students.
The site includes activity sheets and sections to assist with school projects.

Guest Speakers

Enquiries about police being guest speakers should be directed to your local police.

Details of how to contact your local police can be found in the Your Local Police section of this site.


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