march, 2018

22mar10:00 am- 4:00 pmResponding to police duty of care failures in family violence10:00 am - 4:00 pm Melbourne Multicultural Hub


Event Details

Professional training including:

• Responding to police failures in their duty of care to family violence survivors
• Specific issues for family violence complainants
• Structural analysis of policing and family violence
• Criminal defence of family violence survivors
• Complaints processes
• Intentional torts against police for failures of duty
• Referral pathways

Please note: This is a legal training geared towards community lawyers and other lawyers supporting survivors of family violence; however we believe it will also be very useful training for community workers. Please keep in mind that there will be a specifically legal focus throughout the day.


(Thursday) 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Melbourne Multicultural Hub

506 Elizabeth St, Melbourne


St Kilda Legal Service, women's Legal Service Victoria, Police Accountability Project, Flemington & Kensington Community Legal Centre