NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

Source Details

Link to organisation: http://www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/

Source Acronym: BOCSAR

Owning Institution: Government of New South Wales

Source Type: Government

26 September 2016

The Bail Act 2013 (NSW) and subsequent amendments appeared to have an effect on the number and proportion of bail eligible defendants refused bail.

16 September 2016

Examines whether the fine amount, the fine detection mode and the socioeconomic status of the offender influence the willingness to pay a fine.

13 September 2016

This study finds that rates of conditional discharges have been rising in New South Wales Local Courts over the past twelve years.

5 September 2016

In the 24 months to June 2016, two of the seventeen major offences showed a significant upward trend across NSW, nine were trending downward and the remaining six offences were stable.

30 August 2016

This study aimed to determine whether recidivism was associated with parole release authority, and to determine whether re-offending was also related to being under supervision or not.

18 August 2016

This study finds some evidence to suggest that completing Custody-based Intensive Treatment results in a considerable reduction in general recidivism risk.

10 August 2016

Investigates whether referral to the Intensive Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program reduces re‑offending or returns to custody.

10 August 2016

The Sydney Local Government Area had 3,142 non-domestic violence related assaults in the year to March 2016, which is 10.2% of the NSW total.

21 July 2016

This report presents twenty-four months of reception, discharge and custody population data and comparisons between the current and previous quarter for age, gender, indigenous status, most...

24 June 2016

This resource examines the effect of Police and Citizen Youth Clubs' (PCYC) 'Young Offender' program on recidivism rates.