Sexual offences include rape, assault with intent to rape, indecent assault, incest, administering drugs to enable sexual penetration, sexual offences against young people and offences against people with impaired mental functioning. The Victorian Police Code of Practice gives priority to the medical and emotional needs of the victim.
This section includes the following topics:
- Reporting a sexual offence
- Going to court
- Sexual offences
- Sexual harassment
- Assistance for victims
- Legal remedies for sexual harassment
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