This Scams Awareness Week, which runs from 21–25 May, Australians are urged to be on the lookout for threat-based impersonation scams by taking a moment to ‘Stop and check: is this for real?’ Read more.
Lost something? Report it to police online
Did you know you can report lost property to police online? Rather than attending a police station, you can make a report simply by visiting our Online Lost Property page.
A new Neighbourhood Watch website is now live. The website provides a place where members of the public can engage online with news, statistics and crime prevention tips that are relevant to them. Read more.
In order to ensure the safety of those attending areas and events, an area can be designated a declared public precinct - find out more about how the proclamation gives certain powers to police to maintain public safety and order in that area.