May 24, 2019

Victoria Police Attacks: Respect the Badge Campaign Calls for Action

Victoria’s top cop and the police union boss have united to battle the appalling lack of respect being shown to their frontline troops. More than 3000 Victoria Police officers are attacked each year, with a spike in gang bashings and car rammings, police figures reveal. Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton and Police Association ­secretary Wayne Gatt are today ...

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March 20, 2019

PFA Western Australia Branch – Proposed Rule Change

The WA Branch of the Police Federation of Australia has written to the Fair Work Commission to propose changes to the WA Branch Rules.  Please click here to view an outline of the changes, click here to view the “marked up” version of the rules, click here to view the WA Branch meeting Agenda, click ...

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February 18, 2019

Media Release – Too Many Suicides, Too Much Mental Illness

Police all around Australia are devastated every time one of their fellow officers takes his or her own life. The tragic and unnecessary deaths of three police officers in just two weeks show that holding the thin blue line comes at a very significant cost, according to Police Federation of Australia president Mark Carroll, APM.  Click ...

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February 15, 2019

Senate Inquiry Into the role of Commonwealth, state and territory Governments in addressing the high rates of mental health conditions experienced by first responders, emergency service workers and volunteers

On 27 March 2018, the Senate referred an inquiry into the  role  of  Commonwealth,  state  and  territory  Governments  in  addressing  the high rates of mental health conditions experienced by first responders, emergency service workers and volunteers to the Education and Employment References Committee for inquiry and report by 5 December 2018.  On 18 October 2018, the Senate ...

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October 7, 2018

Police Federation of Australia 2018 Election of Officeholders

The Police Federation of Australia 2018 Election of Office Holders was conducted by the Australian Electoral Commission at the PFA’s 2018 Federal Council Meeting held in Canberra on Thursday, 20 September 2018.  To view the AEC Declaration of Results please click here.  A copy of the AEC Post Election Report is available upon request.

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