Threat to Kill or Harm
Under sections 20 and 21 of the
Crimes Act 1958, it is an offence to threaten to:
- inflict serious injury.
Report any of these threats to the police.
Actions to take
This table lists additional actions and associated policies that may be undertaken in dealing with actual or threatened violence in a school.
Note: For more information school discipline procedures and policies see:
Student Engagement and Inclusion Guidance
The policies within this section are: