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The campaign tackling violence at Australian universities through education and empowerment

Readers are advised that this article contains discussions of sex, sexual assault and rape culture. Envisioning a world where Australian universities are free from sexual violence and stigmatisation, The STOP Campaign began in Canberra...

Cash injection for under pressure victim support services

The ACT Government has provided the support services of victims of crimes with a short-term funding boost after dramatic increases in reports of family violence, sexual assault and stalking strained their resources. Victim...

ACT Policing launches online sexual assault reporting

ACT Policing has launched an online portal for reporting instances of historical sexual assault. The portal will allow victims to fill out an online form to report instances of sexual assault that happened...

Witnesses sought to alleged historic sex offences

ACT Policing is calling for information regarding multiple alleged sexual assaults committed against children in the Belconnen region beginning in the early 2000s.

Family violence support services remain open as demand surges

Sexual assault and family violence support organisations in the ACT remain open while demand for their services increases due to COVID-19 restrictions.