Mr Greg Davies APM is Victoria’s first Victims of Crime Commissioner. Having commenced the role in October 2014, Commissioner Davies was formally appointed on 8 March 2016, after Parliament passed the Victims of Crime Commissioner Act 2015 (Vic).
A member of Victoria Police since 1977, Commissioner Davies served in both Melbourne and regional Victoria and attained the rank of Senior Sergeant. In 2002, the Commissioner joined the Police Association of Victoria as Legal Manager and, in March 2009, became Secretary of the Police Association, where he served until his retirement in 2014.
The Commissioner has received the Australian Police Medal, the National Police Service Medal, the National Medal, the Victoria Police Service Medal, and a bravery commendation from the Royal Humane Society of Australasia.
The Victims of Crime Commissioner is an independent and central point of contact for victims of violent crime who have experienced difficulties or confusion in their dealings with the justice system and government agencies.