Working to keep our communities safe; be victim-centric, agile, responsible, visible, and address community’s needs.

We’re asking residents of the Wangaratta community to let us know about your key safety ideas, and your trust and confidence in your local police. The survey will give residents a greater voice in Victoria Police’s ongoing efforts to combat crime. Residents will have the opportunity to be involved in informing Victoria Police Community Engagement Strategy in the Wangaratta area.

If you live or work in the Wangaratta local government area, you are encouraged to complete the below survey to have your say about the key safety issues in your community.

Please note that this survey is not a way to report a specific crime.

If you would like to report a non-urgent crime or event, please use the Police Assistance Line on 131 444, or Crime Stoppers Victoria on 1800 333 000. If there is an emergency please phone Victoria Police on 000.

Safety Survey

Police in Wangaratta are running a community consultation to gather insights and information about your perceptions of police and safety in the area. If you live in Wangaratta, you are encouraged to complete the below survey to have your say about the safety issues in your community to help create a safer, strong Wangaratta.

Overall, how satisfied are you with local police
How responsive are police to the needs of the community
Please select the type of contact you have had with police in the last 12 months?
Do you feel Wangaratta is a safe place?

Please drag and drop your top 3 safety concerns in order from highest safety concern, second highest, third highest. If you don't see your concern represented in the list, please include it in the comments section immediately below, along with what number concern it represents (highest safety concern, second highest, third highest).

  1. Alcohol and other drugs #
  2. Family violence #
  3. Firearm safety #
  4. Illegal deer hunting #
  5. Online safety #
  6. Road Safety #
  7. Safety at night #
  8. Safety of my property and possessions #
  9. Safety on public transport #
  10. Stock theft #

The survey form is now closed. Thanks for your contributions.


Information collected in the survey is solely for the purpose of better understanding the community’s needs, and all respondents will remain anonymous. Any personal information you provide is collected and handled in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014. The Victoria Police Privacy Statement can be viewed at http://www.police.vic.gov.au/privacy