Build on evidence-based ‘smart-on-crime’ approaches, proven to reduce offending

  • Focus on the causes of crime to prevent it from occurring
  • Gaols focused on reducing reoffending, not just warehousing criminals
  • Provide family violence education programs in workplaces across Victoria
  • Train and equip police better around de-escalation, mental health and cultural competency
  • Make it easier for sex offences to be reported and prosecuted
  • Ensure the criminal justice system protects and supports victims of crime