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Author James, Sarah.

Title Koories and Jungais : a study of Aboriginal and police relations in Victoria / Sarah James
Published [Fitzroy, Vic.] : Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service Cooperative, [1999]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  363.20899915 Jam/Kaj  AVAILABLE
Description iii, 64 pages : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Summary Study based on interviews with sixty Koories and sixty police officers, and is in response to recommendations 60 and 214 to 233 of the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody and recommendations 22 to 30 of the National Inquiry into Racist Violence; historical role of police; high contact levels; prevalence of violence in the relationship; racism and use of police powers; presents proposals for change and improvement in relationships from police and Koories; contribution of Aboriginal justice agencies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 63-64)
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Attitudes.
Police -- Australia -- Victoria -- Attitude
Police -- Australia -- Victoria -- Attitudes.
Police-community relations -- Australia -- Victoria.
Author Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service Co-operative
LC no. 00340429
ISBN 0957716206 (* (v.2 : pbk.)