Organisation

NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

Acronym
BOCSAR

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Statistics

31 Dec 2015

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This report presents 24 months of reception, discharge and custody population data and comparisons between the current and previous quarter for age, gender, indigenous status, most serious offence and the average length of stay. Separate figures are presented for juveniles and adults....

Report

2 Nov 2015

Overview

The NSW adult prison population grew by 14 per cent between October 2014 and September 2015, reaching a new record high in September this year of 11,801. This brings the total increase in the NSW adult prison population over the last two...

Report

2 Jun 2015

In the 60 months to March 2015, domestic violence, indecent assault, sexual assult, theft from dwelling and fraud increased in New South Wales, while other types of major offences decreased or remained stable.

Summary

In the 24 months to March 2014, only...

Report

28 May 2015

This report deals with criminal cases finalised in 2014 in the New South Wales Local, Children’s, District and Supreme Courts.

Introduction

While criminal disposals have increased in the Local and Higher Courts, they have fallen in the Children’s Court. In the Local...

Statistics

18 May 2015

This report presents 24 months of reception, discharge and custody population data and comparisons between the current and previous quarter for age, gender, indigenous status, most serious offence and the average length of stay. Separate figures are presented for juveniles and adults. The counting unit...

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Report

15 Jan 2018

The trend in any offence can be affected by the percentage of crimes ‘rejected’ by police as not genuine. The Bureau monitors trends in the percentage of rejected incidents to see whether they could be affecting the trend in recorded crime.

Evaluation

9 Jan 2018

This project aimed to assess whether the application of an alternative court model with fixed teams of lawyers operating on a rolling basis in the NSW District Criminal Court resulted in greater efficiency.

Report

7 Dec 2017

Crime across most of New South Wales has remained stable or fallen over the last two years.

Report

30 Oct 2017

Presents 24 months of reception, discharge and custody population data for prisons in New South Wales.

Report

26 Oct 2017

This report was prepared investigate the impact of the 2015 Domestic Violence Evidence-in-Chief (DVEC) reforms on court outcomes for domestic violence assaults in New South Wales.

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