Have you been charged with a criminal offence?
There are many types of criminal offences you can be charged with in Victoria.
Thousands, in fact. If you or someone you know has been charged, you may want to know information about how the law applies to these charges and get a fairer idea of what you are facing. Our offence pages cover what legislation, or law, the charge applies to; maximum penalties for the charge, what the police or prosecuting agency will need to prove; what some defences to the charge may be and the Court the matter will be heard in.
Search for the offence you are looking for in the categories below:
- Assault & Violence Offences
- Breaching Offences
- Commonwealth Offences
- Family Violence
- Driving Offences
- Drink Driving and Drug Driving Offences
- Drug Offences
- Firearm Offences
- Fraud / Dishonesty / Theft Offences
- Murder / Manslaughter Offences
- Perjury Offences
- Practice and Procedure
- Public Order Offences
- Robbery Offences
- Sexual Offences
- Tax Offences
- Weapons Offences
- White Collar Offences
- Miscellaneous Criminal Offences