The habitual crimes of Glenn Antony Hartland, aka the “Tinder rapist”, highlight how easy it is to be punished by the system before being freed to reoffend.
Last week, we reported that the QLD police is protecting one of their officers who illegally used their database to track a victim as a favour. Now, the officer in question is refusing to testify. He remains in the police force.
The officer who used the police database to allow his ‘mate’ to find the partner he abused will not appear at the tribunal to explain his actions, nor was he suspended.
According to the NSW Centre for Road Safety, only half of the serious injuries caused by road collisions are recorded road trauma statistics, because police and hospital records cannot be matched.
While they’re not calling it a ‘breach’, the SA government lost the personal details of a million home owners.
As part of Dutton’s new laws, if your device is confiscated at the airport, the ABF can now hold it without the need for a warrant for 14 days.
Due to the repeated acts of violence against them, there’s a push for paramedics to now wear body cameras during their shifts.
The reported instances of police misconduct has swung back against the QLD police, as now a group of citizens have decided to stand against them.
The NSW government’s backflip on greyhound racing highlights a policy issue as much as a moral one.
In an effort to bring the law into line, Victoria has clamped down on lawyers they perceive as bringing the profession down.
In a bizarre push, residents have been fined by the police for leaving their car windows down. Despite the backlash, they will continue to do so.
According to BOSCAR statistics, the measure used to identify repeat instances of domestic violence is little better than random luck.
It’s official. No longer will you have to misplace your licence, as NSW is set to go digital. But how safe is the rollout?
It made international news, but it seems Victoria Police won’t face punishment for falsifying RBTs.
After Rick Thorburn was found guilty of murdering Tiahleigh Palmer, the conditions of foster parenting has come under the microscope.
Sadly, revenge porn is a reality in the modern age. However, how do we protect ourselves from it, and what laws exist to punish those who participate in it?
One month into the NSW government’s trial of high-tech cameras to curb poor driver behaviour, and as it turns out, we’ve got a lot to answer for.
After one pensioner crowdfunded her rent and made it to social media, it highlighted a growing problem with our ageing population. They’re broke.
As the fallout from the banking Royal Commission continues, the government is introducing new laws to ensure the same doesn’t happen again. But not everyone is convinced.
Apparently accurate up to a kilometre, the new cameras the NSW government possess will be targeting incorrect mobile phone use on our roads.
According to the NSW Government, those who vape are the same as those who smoke cigarettes. But, with smoking figures down, is it a short-sighted move?
As our lives become more reliant on technology, it stands to reason that we take it into consideration when we die. So, what happens to it?