Aim: To analyse the trends in crime clear up rates and methods of proceeding against offenders over the decade from 2007 to 2016 in New South Wales (NSW).
Method: Data on criminal incidents cleared by police within 90 days of being recorded...
This report presents data on crime reported to, or detected by, the NSW Police Force from January 1995 to December 2016, with a focus on the statistical trends for the 24 months ending December 2016. The data were extracted from the Computerised...
Aim: To provide an overview of adult and juvenile re-offending over the last 10 years in New South Wales (NSW).
Method: Descriptive analysis of data from the NSW Re-offending Database (ROD).
Results and conclusion : Most offenders...
Aim: To describe and discuss trends in age-specific rates of offending for property crime, robbery and serious assault.
Method: Descriptive statistics and graphical displays.
Results: The number of people apprehended by police for property crime and robbery has fallen sharply...
Aim: To investigate characteristics and trends from 2003/04 to 2012/13 in female persons of interest (POIs) recorded by NSW Police.
Method: The number of female and male POIs were informed by data on POIs proceeded against by police from the NSW Police...
This paper analyses the trends in the rates of annual recorded incidents of 10 categories of property and violent crime for the period 1990 to 2013 in New South Wales (NSW).
Method: Offence rates were calculated using criminal incident data from the NSW...
Aim: To describe and discuss regional variation between parts of NSW in the rate at which theft and robbery offences have fallen.
Method: Percentage changes in rates of offending in robbery and various categories of theft were calculated for the period 2000...
This paper finds that the national decline in robbery and theft offences is partly due to a reduction in heroin use and partly due to improvements in the economy, but that other factors are likely to have also played a role.
This snapshot describes the penalties imposed on adult offenders convicted of child sexual assault.
Over the two year period 2009 and 2010, 495 offenders were convicted of child sexual assault. 97 per cent of those convicted were male and 64 per cent...
The NSW imprisonment rate is about twice that of Victoria: this bulletin examines the influence of sentencing practice and other factors on the difference between NSW and Victoria in their imprisonment rates.
The NSW imprisonment rate is about twice that of Victoria (204 per...