April 10, 2014

PFA Congratulates Greg Davies

A number of Presidents from PFA Branches last week attended the farewell function for Greg Davies who retired from the Victoria Police Force and as Secretary of The Police Association (Victoria) after a long and distinguished career.  Greg has made a significant contribution to the work of the PFA since taking over the role of Secretary ...

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March 28, 2014

Motorola Solutions Brings Concept Police Car to Canberra

Motorola Solutions recently brought their new “Police Car of the Future” car to Canberra.  It provided an opportunity for the PFA’s Women’s Advisory Committee (female representatives from across Australia and New Zealand), to have a demonstration of the vehicles technical capabilities.  The PFA was also able to organise for the vehicle to be taken up ...

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January 13, 2014

Policing community rallies behind injured members to launch recovery fund

Victoria’s policing community has banded together to launch a fund to support the three police officers who were badly injured in an explosion recently. Sergeant Tony Scully, First Constable Emma Quick and Constable Varli Blake all received horrific injuries from the blast as they attended a routine welfare check at Constable Varli Blake. The new recovery fund – an ...

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July 23, 2013

Australian public big winners from Joint Parliamentary Committee findings on spectrum for public safety mobile broadband

On 23 July 2013 the Parliamentary Joint Committee tabled the report of its inquiry into spectrum for public safety mobile broadband and strongly backed the PFA’s call for 20MHz of spectrum to be made available for an interoperable national public safety mobile broadband network. The recommendations of this searching inquiry vindicate all the effort the PFA ...

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