We can investigate complaints of corruption and police misconduct across the Victorian public sector, including Victoria Police. By law, we must prioritise serious or systemic corruption for investigation.
A search warrant is a written authority issued by a court, directing an authorised person, in this case an IBAC authorised officer (who has specific investigation training and skills), to enter and search a premises, vehicle, vessel, or aircraft named in the warrant.
If undeclared or left unmanaged, conflicts of interest can lead to corruption and misconduct in the workplace. For anyone working in the public sector, knowing how to identify, declare and manage conflicts of interest can help reduce the risk they pose.
Procurement in the public sector is vulnerable to corruption because it can involve large sums of public money. Corruption in procurement undermines fair competition, increases costs, and reduces trust in the integrity of the public sector.