Skills/
Managing sexual offence cases. 

Sexual offences are a complex area, requiring judicial officers to navigate evidence, procedure and emotion amid evolving legislation and jurisprudence.

Major updates to Criminal Charge Book.

Major updates have been made to the Criminal Charge Book, reflecting recent High Court decisions, integrated directions, and new offence topics.

Introducing our new bench book display.

We have launched a standardised design across our entire collection of bench books.

The Judicial College 2024 Education Prospectus is online.

We’re excited to announce the launch of our calendar of events for 2024, designed to meet the needs of all Victorian judicial officers.

Conduct and ethics resource collection.

Judicial ethics and applicable standards of conduct reflect core values of impartiality, independence and integrity. Conduct that is consistent with those values maintains public confidence in the courts and VCAT and fosters community respect. To support this, the College has introduced a Conduct and ethics resource collection. 

Criminal Charge Book

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Victorian Sentencing Manual

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Sentencing Manual Case Summaries

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Criminal Proceedings Manual

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Uniform Evidence Manual

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Latest news.

Dr Carly Schrever

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Dr Carly Schrever discusses judicial stress in Law Report interview.

PUBLISHED DATE: 19 Jun 2024

Sentencing Advisory Council logo with byline: 'Research, statistics and education about sentencing in Victoria'

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New report highlights 10 years of sentencing trends in Victoria.

PUBLISHED DATE: 19 Jun 2024

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Report urges action on intimate partner homicides in Australia.

PUBLISHED DATE: 19 Jun 2024

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Announcements/
Justice Elizabeth Hollingworth retires.

PUBLISHED DATE: 17 Jun 2024

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