Victoria Police, minister apologise to domestic violence victim after ‘appalling’ privacy breach

Victoria Police has apologised to a woman who suffered domestic abuse at the hands of a serving officer, admitting the case was mishandled and that information about her plans to escape her attacker was wrongly shared around a Melbourne police station.

It comes as new figures released by Victoria Police have shown 41 officers were charged with family violence offences in 2018 and 2019.

Source: Victoria Police, minister apologise to domestic violence victim after ‘appalling’ privacy breach – ABC News

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