‘Placate her anger’: investigation dismisses allegations of domestic violence against Queensland police officer

A Queensland police whistleblower said the police chose not to pursue credible domestic violence allegations against a serving officer, after dismissing his wife as having “mental health issues” and needing to be “calmed down”. The whistleblower, a former senior sergeant,… Read More »‘Placate her anger’: investigation dismisses allegations of domestic violence against Queensland police officer

Australian research finds effects of loneliness during Covid lockdowns ‘substantial and uneven’

“Everyone became withdrawn, even after restrictions ended,” one man said of his experience following Australia’s pandemic lockdowns. “No one wants to hang out any more … [it] feels like life and society have permanently changed.” New research has found that… Read More »Australian research finds effects of loneliness during Covid lockdowns ‘substantial and uneven’