Public Order Offences

If you have been charged with a public order offence, you need advice from Melbourne’s expert public order offence lawyers.

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Have you been charged with a public order offence?

Public Order offences are charges such as affray, riot or rout. They are charges where there is a disturbance in or in the sight of a public area. We have great deal of experience in public order matters matters. Doogue + George represented a number of defendants charged with offences arising from the G20 riots. Some issues in public order offences are;
  • Who did what? Often the hardest part of riot charges is working out who did what.
  • What level of danger was posed to victims?
  • What was the motivation for the offence? We work with you to put the  offending in a context that makes a Judge understand it and for them to see how it came about.

Click on the links below to read further legal information regarding specific public order charges:

We have appeared in a number of public order offence cases and get consistently positive results for our clients. If you have been charged with a public order offence and need advice or representation, call 03 9670 5111 or fill out the form to the right of this page to contact an experienced public order lawyer. Can’t find the offence you’re looking for? Check out our alphabetised list of all the criminal offences on our site.