The Chief Executive Officer of the Department of the Attorney-General and Justice, Ms Gemma Lake, launched the Department of the Attorney-General and Justice Strategic Plan 2021–2025.
The Community Justice Centre is under review.
The NT Law Reform Committee received 20 submissions from a wide range of individuals, legal experts, and community groups for its enquiry into changing mandatory sentencing.
Director of the Aboriginal Justice Unit Leanne Liddle is the NT Australian of the Year for 2022.
Former NT correctional officer Phil Brown gave an impassioned speech at the launch of the Aboriginal Justice Agreement in Alice Springs last month.
Gemma Lake has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Department of the Attorney-General and Justice. Gemma was appointed acting Deputy CEO in 2019, Deputy CEO in 2020 and then Acting CEO on Greg Shanahan’s retirement in November 2020.
Sandy Otto has been appointed as the Northern Territory’s Consumer Affairs Commissioner.
The Northern Territory Human Rights Awards celebrate notable activities in the Northern Territory or by Territorians, which advance human rights.
Work to proceed under the Aboriginal Justice Agreement.