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Greg joined Victoria Police in 1980 after leaving university and performed uniform general duties, task force and criminal investigation work before branching into crime prevention strategies. Greg started the Police Schools Involvement Program and the Youth Advisory Unit; he also headed up the Crime Prevention Unit the Drug and Alcohol Strategy Unit.
Over the past ten years Greg has been involved locally and internationally in drug policy issues. Greg lived and worked in South East Asia and PR China as a senior technical advisor on policing and HIV prevention through harm reduction at Burnet and Nossal Institutes and has extensive experience working with police in the development of policies and practices that support the prevention of HIV and other blood borne viruses. He has, from time to time, returned to Victoria Police as a training consultant advising on drugs and alcohol and dealing with critical incidents involving the mentally ill.
Presentations by Greg Denham
Greg is an experienced educator in harm reduction and drug-related issues. Below are some of Greg’s presentations in PowerPoint format. Please contact Greg directly for further information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos: Greg at work in Vietnam and China