So­cial jus­tice and crime pre­ven­tion for Dubbo LGA

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DUBBO Re­gional Coun­cil an­nounced the pro­vi­sion of a so­cial jus­tice and crime pre­ven­tion work­ing party com­pris­ing of coun­cil­lors Vicki Etheridge, David Grant, Anne Jones, Stephen Lawrence and John Ryan.

On the is­sue of so­cial jus­tice mat­ters dis­cussed at the or­di­nary coun­cil meet­ing on Mon­day, Oc­to­ber 23, it was unan­i­mously agreed that Dubbo Re­gional Coun­cil should be play­ing a greater role in help­ing peo­ple and fam­i­lies break the link be­tween in­ter­gen­er­a­tional so­cial dis­ad­van­tage and sub­stance abuse, crim­i­nal behaviour and other so­cial prob­lems.

Coun­cil will for­mu­late a draft pol­icy doc­u­ment de­tail­ing how coun­cil can lead in ad­dress­ing en­trenched so­cial prob­lems in our com­mu­nity.

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