The number of offences recorded by police in Victoria in the year to 30 June 2017 was 533,194. This is down 0.6% from 536,287 offences recorded in the same period last year.
This study examines the characteristics that impact on a young person receiving a caution as opposed to a charge from police and the impact this has on reoffending within a twelve month follow up period.
The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) has commenced work developing an incident-based view of crime to better reflect the volume and public experience of crime in Victoria.
This fact sheet provides information about young offenders who offend with one or more other people over the past 12 months, including data on demographics and offence types.
This paper examined the offences police recorded for 10 to 17 year old alleged offenders on the first day they were ever recorded for any offences, where that day was between 2012 and 2016.