Police enabling violence and exploitation against people with disability, report finds

‘Inadequate’ police response fails to protect people with a disability, whether they were victims, witnesses or alleged offenders, royal commission says

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Police are “frequently damaging” people with a disability, undermining their right to justice, and enabling violence and exploitation against them, a new report finds.

The disability royal commission on Tuesday released a report that made damning findings about the way police respond to people with a disability.

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