Speaking to Melbourne lawyers about rising crime
Written on the 28 July 2016
Speaking to Melbourne lawyers, advisors and associates about family violence in Victoria and the impact of rising crime statistics on our families.
The Victorian Crime Agency has revealed that there were 76,529 family violence incidents reported to police during the last 12 months until March 2016.
This is nearly 1500 per week, 210 every day and at least eight every hour.
It represents a 10.2% increase on the previous year.