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Anthony Loncaric
Office of Public Prosecutions
565 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
T: 03 9603 2603

E: media@opp.vic.gov.au

LATEST NEWS

Amendments to Policy of the Director of Public Prosecutions

A number of amendments have been made to the Director’s Policy. ... Read More

Justice McClellan addresses the DPP’s Modern Prosecutor Conference

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual... Read More

Abalone Trafficking Prosecution recognised

Fisheries Victoria has presented an award to three OPP solicitors for their contribution to the prosecution of ... Read More

Bitcoins auctioned in national first

In a landmark outcome for Victorian law enforcement agencies and the Victorian Asset Confiscation Scheme, almos... Read More

The Prosecutor - July issue available

The July 2016 edition of OPP's external newsletter for stakeholders, The Prosecutor, has been published. ... Read More

MEDIA RELEASES

DPP appeal allowed

The sentence imposed on a tired, drug-affected driver whose negligence led to a collision where a motorcyclist ... Read More

DPP appeal leads to increased sentence for rape

The sentence imposed on a man who raped a woman in her sleep has been significantly increased following an appe... Read More

Guilty outcomes at a record high: OPP Annual Report 2016/17

Guilty outcomes were achieved in more than 90 per cent of serious criminal matters prosecuted by the Office of ... Read More

Senior Crown Prosecutor Peter Rose QC retires

One of Victoria’s most experienced barristers, Senior Crown Prosecutor Peter Rose QC, retired today after... Read More

DPP statement on media reports relating to Jason Roberts case

There have been media reports over the past 24 hours suggesting that the Director of Public Prosecutions ordere... Read More