Organisation

NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

Acronym
BOCSAR

Items authored

Research report

30 Jan 2015

This report presents 24 months of reception, discharge and custody population data for New South Wales, 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...

Research report

3 Dec 2014

In the 24 months to September 2014, none of the major offence categories showed a significant upward trend across New South Wales as a whole.

Ten of the major offences showed significant downward trends:

non-domestic assault (down 8.1%); robbery without a weapon (down...

Research report

30 Oct 2014

The NSW adult prison population has fallen from a peak of 10,825 in April to 10,426 in September.

Overview

This report presents 24 months of reception, discharge and custody population data and comparisons between the current and previous quarter for age, gender,...

Research report

3 Oct 2014

This paper examines how recorded crime trends in New South Wales may be affected by the percentage of crimes ‘rejected’ by police as not genuine.

Introduction

Crime trends in NSW are based on crimes recorded by police and accepted by them as...

Research report

10 Apr 2014

Introduction: This report presents data on crime reported to, or detected by, the NSW Police Force from January 1995 to December 2013, with a focus on the statistical trends for the 24 months ending December 2013. The data were extracted from the Computerised Operational...

Items published

Research report

10 Oct 2017

This report analyses the trends in crime clear up rates and methods of proceeding against offenders over the decade from 2007 to 2016 in New South Wales.

Research report

29 Sep 2017

This study aimed to determine the effect of various possible reforms on the pending case backlog in the Sydney registry of the NSW District Criminal Court using a simulation model.

Statistics

31 Jul 2017

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.

Research report

25 Jul 2017

This research found a high rate of police administration of the Domestic Violence Safety Action Tool in the first 12 months of implementation.

Research report

19 Jul 2017

This study helps to explain the upward trend in Indigenous imprisonment in NSW between January 2012 and September 2016.

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