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Neighbourhood Watch Australasia project recognised for strengthening local police and community engagement

Neighbourhood Watch Australasia’s Remote and Vulnerable Communities Project (RAVC) received a bronze award in the community-led category of the 2017 Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards (ACVPA). The ACVPAs recognise best practice in the prevention or reduction of violence and other types of crime in Australia. “Neighbourhood Watch Australasia has

Neighbourhood Watch Australasia announces appointment of new CEO

Thursday 28 September 2017 Neighbourhood Watch Australasia (NHWA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Bennett as Chief Executive Officer. Board President, Bernie Durkin, today announced the appointment of Maria Bennett to take on the role of CEO of Neighbourhood Watch Australasia, after the former CEO Ingrid Stonhill took

Nominations for the 2017 Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards (ACVPA)

The Hon Michael Keenan MP  Minister for Justice Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Counter Terrorism  MEDIA RELEASE Seeking Australia’s best crime prevention programs Today I am pleased to invite nominations for the 2017 Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards (ACVPA), which play a vital role in highlighting

Commonwealth funds community-led crime prevention programs

The Hon Michael Keenan MP  Minister for Justice Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Counter Terrorism  MEDIA RELEASE Since coming to Government, a key focus of the Coalition has been doing everything we can to make our communities safer. The Coalition’s $50 million Safer Streets Programme is

Speak Up at Ramingining

Article source: eDrum Magazine - Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services.   Local elders, parents, Ramingining School, Police & Government Engagement Coordinator (GEC), Alpa/Remote Jobs in Communities Project (RJCP) have been working together to support local RSAS team and families to increase school attendance & encourage residents to "Speak Up" about reporting behaviour