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NCJ Number: 135908 Find in a Library
Title: Australian Institute of Criminology 19th Annual Report 1991
Corporate Author: Australian Institute of Criminology
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 65
Sponsoring Agency: Australian Institute of Criminology
Canberra ACT, 2601, Australia
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This 1991 annual report of the Australian institute of Criminology presents the year in review and information on international relations, research and statistics, and conferences.
Abstract: The Australian Institute of Criminology, which began operating in 1973, is funded by the Commonwealth and engages in research, training, and related activities at the government level. The year in review focuses on management plans and changes, staff development, computerization, and the activities of various Institute projects. Projects include the National Homicide Monitoring Program, the Violence Monitoring Unit, and the Law Enforcement Policy Review Committee. A report on the Institute's international relations describes work with the United Nations, regional participation, and liaisons with various criminal justice organizations in North America and Europe. A report on research and statistics covers crime prevention, aboriginals and crime prevention, crime and criminal justice statistics, policing and public security, courts and sentencing, corrections, drugs, and corporate and white-collar crime. Other reports address conferences and seminars sponsored by the Institute, operations of the J.V. Barry Library, Institute publications, and Institute finances. Appended list of publications and papers
Main Term(s): Criminal justice research
Index Term(s): Criminal justice training; Foreign criminal justice systems; International cooperation
Note: US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program
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