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Anthony Loncaric
Office of Public Prosecutions
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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 appeals sentence for assault on police officer

The Acting Director of Public Prosecutions has lodged an appeal against the sentence imposed on a teenager for ... Read More

DPP appeals sentence for workplace injury

The Acting Director of Public Prosecutions has lodged an appeal against the sentence imposed on a Shepparton-ba... Read More

DPP appeal leads to significant increase in sentence

The sentence imposed on a man for the murder of 89-year-old Victorian war veteran Kenneth Handford has been sig... Read More

DPP appeals non-conviction sentence

The Acting Director of Public Prosecutions has lodged an appeal against the sentence imposed on a man for sexua... Read More

Acting DPP appeals sentence for multiple child sex offences

The Acting Director of Public Prosecutions Gavin Silbert QC has lodged an appeal against the sentence imposed o... Read More