Senior Sergeant Alissa Parker
Senior Sergeant Alissa Parker is the Legal Consultant attached to the NSW Police corporate Domestic & Family Violence Team.
Alissa joined the New South Wales Police Force in 1989. She was a Detective for 10 years, before becoming a Police Prosecutor in 2004. Alissa worked at Blacktown and Mt Druitt, prosecuting predominately domestic violence cases.
In 2013 Alissa joined the NSWPF Domestic and Family Violence Team, where she worked closely with Inspector Sean McDermott developing the legislation and delivering training to Police for Police Issued ADVO’s, DVSAT (Domestic Violence Safety Assessment Tool) and DVEC (Domestic Violence Evidence in Chief).
Alissa was promoted to Sergeant in 2016 where she transferred back to the Police Prosecutor Training Unit.
Alissa was promoted to her current position in 2018. Her role involves legal advice to police, police training, developing new legislation and policy to support victims of domestic & family violence.