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It can help with misconduct offences against Victoria Police, Australian Federal Police, Protection Services Officers and Corrections Officers.

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Resources & FAQs

Answers to common questions in
relation to the expertise.

Proving Intentional Wrongdoing in Malicious Prosecution Cases

Malicious Prosecution claims involve accusations against public officers and/or private citizens of fabricating evidence or wrongfully pursuing legal proceedings against a person.

Sharman (a pseudonym) v The King [2024] — Police Accountability for the Use of OC Spray (‘Pepper Spray’) and Patterns of Misconduct

The Supreme Court of Victoria recently dismissed an application from a Victoria Police sergeant for leave to appeal a decision concerning the unlawful use of pepper spray and other physical force.

State of NSW v Madden – Questions of Bias, Unlawful Detention and Arrest

The Supreme Court of New South Wales Court of Appeal has recently handed down its ruling in the case of State of NSW v Madden, with a number of key issues determined upon.