Extinction Rebellion has faced a calculated overreaction from right-wing media and the Coalition. Is that co-opting our supposedly apolitical police forces?
Victoria is set to repeal its draconian public drunkenness offence, but there are other laws around the country which lead to similar risks.
A big weekend for police heavy-handedness across Australia shows that need for an effective, transparent complaints process has never been greater
The encryption fiasco isn't the only capitulation recently made in the name of Australia's national security.
Eurydice Dixon's murder was followed with a familiar statement from the police. This is why women are angry about it.
Pill-testing is a drug policy no-brainer that helps drug users, police and health professionals. The entrenched opposition to it is killing people.
After the murder of Melbourne schoolgirl Masa Vukotic, women were urged to not walk alone in public places. But after the murder of Morgan Huxley, men did not receive the same warning. Freelance writer Serkan Ozturk reports.
Crikey readers have their say on the police response to the Sydney siege, as well as workplace deaths.
The government won't allow the Australian Federal Police to comment on whether its decision to go to war in Iraq has increased the risk of terrorism in Australia.
Victoria has proposed new legislation to keep its police safe -- but when it comes to compensation claims, the state holds emergency workers at arm's length. Former Labor Party state member Tony Lupton reveals the hypocrisy.