Centres Against Sexual Assault
Centres Against Sexual Assault provide free and confidential services to all victims of sexual assault, including issues related to medical and legal options. There are 15 different CASAs throughout Victoria in metropolitan and regional areas. For the location of your nearest CASA ring the Sexual Assault Crisis Line (SACL) on 1800 806 292 or go to the CASA forum website.
If an urgent police response is needed, please telephone: 000
Victoria Police is responsible for investigating crimes committed in Victoria. There are specialist police units, known as Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation Teams (SOCITs), that are staffed by police trained and experienced in responding to reports of sexual assault. There are 27 SOCITs across the state and your local police station will be able to give you contact details of the nearest SOCIT.
Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation Teams
- Melbourne (city): (03) 9247 5538
- Morwell: (03) 5131 5090
- Horsham: (03) 5382 9241
- See the Victoria Police website for a full list.
Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000
Crime Stoppers is a community based initiative which encourages members of the public to provide information (anonymously if they wish) to the police regarding criminal activity if you know anything about drink spiking or any other criminal activity please ring 1800 333 000.
It is your choice as to whether you report this matter to police or not, however please keep in mind that it is always better from an investigation point of view to make a report as soon as possible.