Drivers with a Disability

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Last week, I asked the minister a number of questions regarding his ministerial staff referring disability-related questions to my office, and about SAPOL apparently targeting a constituent with a disability when he is driving. Although it was...

Drivers With A Disability

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the Minister for Police about advice his office is providing constituents. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: This morning, my office received a phone...

SA Police Staffing

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the Minister for Police, or a minister representing the Minister for Police perhaps, regarding SAPOL staffing. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: It has...

Reporting and Training Methods of Police in Response to Domestic Violence Issues – Response

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the Minister for Police regarding policies and practice of SAPOL in relation to reporting and file keeping regarding domestic violence issues. Leave granted. The...

Domestic Violence Police Training – Response

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: He may need to take this on notice, but could the minister also elaborate on the nature of the training around domestic violence? Is it interview techniques? Is it recognising the signs of domestic violence? What...

Equal Before the Law: D4D Announces Justice Policy

Dignity for Disability today announced its justice policy – a plan for reform that will give all people an equal voice and status in South Australia’s legal system. Party Leader Kelly Vincent MLC launched the policy at Elizabeth Magistrates Court...

Kelly Vincent – Radio Adelaide Interview on New Legislation to Protect Police Animals

Kelly Vincent, Dignity for Disability (Radio Adelaide 7.34-7.39) New legislation to protect police animals Randall: A chase down the street is no easy feat for police animals and new legislation comes into place to protect these furry creatures. This means...

Disability MP Says Dog Law a Stunt

By Lauren Novak Published in The Adelaide Advertiser, page 3 DIGNITY for Disability MP Kelly Vincent says the State Government's move to enforce harsher penalties for hurting police or assistance animals is a "gratuitous media stunt" intended to distract from...

Police training around people with disabilities

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the minister representing the Minister for Police a question about police training around people with disabilities. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: When the new Minister...

Sexual Abuse of People with Disabilities

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I rise today to speak about something which has formed a large part of my work over the past few weeks but which is a tragedy so deep and far-reaching that I could not say that...