“This legislation sends the strongest possible message that its unacceptable to assault and injure a police officer, and if you do, you can expect to go to jail.” – Quote attributable to Minister for Police Lisa Neville “Our paramedics do a wonderful job saving the lives of Victorians. It’s simply unacceptable that they are attacked just for doing their jobs.” Quote attributable to Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy