This fascinating insight into the Victorian Police response to methamphetamine use in our community will provide practical strategies that you can employ as both a healthcare professional, and community member, to ensure that you are informed and prepared about this harmful drug.
Janie Lambert is a Leading Senior Constable and Crime Prevention Officer at Melbourne West Police Station. In this role for state-wide projects she works with members of the Victoria Police Crime Prevention and Neighbourhood Watch State Coordination Unit. She has been in the police force for 22 years, has worked at the sexual offences and child abuse unit in Broadmeadows for 1 year and held the Youth Liaison Portfolio at the Coburg Police Station for 3 years. For the last 8 years, Janie has been working as a crime prevention officer covering the City of Melbourne/Yarra and is presently based at the Melbourne East Police Station. She works with several support agencies/councils/businesses and residential groups to address issues around drugs, violence, property damage, home/business security and personal safety.