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Author(s): D Weatherburn; P Salmelainen
Corporate Author: New South Wales Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research
Date Published: 1993
Page Count: 80
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
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Document: PDF
Type: Issue Overview
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This report is an attempt to identify the key trends in crime and criminal justice in New South Wales and measure the scale of the changes involved in those trends.
Abstract: Statistical and narrative data are presented for trends in the following categories: (1) Recorded crime (offense rates per 100,000 population for selected offenses, relative frequency of selected offenses, single year clear-up percentages for selected offenses); (2) criminal court processes (local, district, supreme); (3) correctional processes (prisoner populations, prisoner receptions, community-based corrections); and (4) juvenile justice (finalizations, outcomes). Endnotes, data sources, figures
Main Term(s): Statistics
Index Term(s): Crime in foreign countries; Foreign crime statistics; Foreign criminal justice systems
Note: US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program
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