Office of Crime Statistics and Research (SA)


South Australian offence profile report 2014

This report presents data relating to all non-expiable offences and incidents recorded by police in South Australia over the time period 2011 to 2014. The report includes information on the number and rate of offences recorded by policy in 2014. It also provides a breakdown...

South Australian apprehensions profile report 2014

This report provides an analysis of apprehensions reports filed for offences committed in South Australia. The data presented in the profile relate to apprehension reports filed for offences committed, irrespective of where the offence was reported to the police.

Legislation profile report on Graffiti Control act 2001

This report provides an analysis of crime statistics for offences under the South Australian Graffiti Control Act 2001 for the period 2010-11 to 2013-14. These statistics include offences recorded by police, charges on police apprehension reports, and court outcomes and penalties for offences prosecuted under...

Caution versus conference referral: a comparison of police diversion in reducing re-contact by first-time Indigenous juvenile offenders in South Australia

This report compares the effectiveness of formal police cautioning and family conferencing in reducing re-contact with the criminal justice system by first-time Indigenous juvenile offenders. Introduction The over-representation of Indigenous young people in the criminal justice system remains a significant social justice and public policy...

Report on ABS Recorded Crime - Offenders 2013-14

This report summarises the key South Australian findings from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Recorded Crime - Offenders, 2013-14 (cat. no. 4519.0) which was released on 25 February 2015. Recorded Crime - Offenders is an annual publication which presents statistics on the characteristics of...