Jackie Fitzgerald

Briefing paper

Understanding the decline in Aboriginal young people in custody in NSW from 2015 to 2019

This paper examines the recent downward trend of young Aboriginal people being imprisoned in New South Wales.

Trends in NSW Police clear up rates

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.

Recent trends in arrests for drug driving

As a result of the NSW Police Force conducting more mobile roadside drug tests, the number of persons charged and consequently found guilty of drug driving has rapidly increased since 2015.

Breach rate of Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders in NSW

Aim: To estimate the proportion of ADVOs breached and identify factors associated with a breach of a final order. Method: Details of all ADVOs granted between 1 July 2013 and 30 June 2014 (inclusive) were extracted from the NSW COPS database and linked to breach...