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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

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

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

The Prosecutor - July issue available

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

Bruce Gardner speaks about his new role

Bruce Gardner says he wants to further raise the OPP's profile in the legislative and law reform space in h... Read More

MEDIA RELEASES

News publisher convicted of contempt of court

A major news publisher has today been fined $300,000 and convicted of contempt of court following a civil proce... Read More

Journalist and news publisher found guilty of contempt of court

A journalist and major news publisher have been adjudged guilty of contempt of court by the Supreme Court of Vi... Read More

Director's appeal allowed by High Court

The Director of Public Prosecutions John Champion S.C. today welcomed the High Court’s decision to allow ... Read More

Appeal leads to increased sentence

The jail term imposed on a man who violently invaded a home has been increased following an appeal by the Direc... Read More

Guilty outcomes at a record high: OPP Annual Report

About 90 per cent of serious criminal matters prosecuted by the Office of Public Prosecutions (OPP) in 2015/16 ... Read More