Safer Communities

Mernda Police Station
Land for Mernda’s 24 hr police station on Bridge Inn Road (West of Plenty Road) has been purchased with construction has begun.
The station is due to open in 2017

Keeping Victoria Safe
This year’s budget boosts the strength and capacity of Victoria Police with an additional $596 million. Funding will contribute to more than 400 additional police, an expanded community corrections system to crack down on crime, and more.

Action on Family Violence
The Andrews Government wants to fix our broken family violence system, protect vulnerable women and children and bring perpetrators to justice. $572 million investment for more housing, crisis refuges, counsellors and support for children.

More Paramedics
The Wallan Ambulance station is now fully operational, and stations have now been announced for Mernda and Diamond Creek.