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NCJ Number: 155981 Find in a Library
Title: Women as Victims and Offenders
Author(s): L Trimboli
Corporate Author: New South Wales Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 7
Sponsoring Agency: New South Wales Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Sale Source: New South Wales Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research
Level 8, St James Centre
111 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000,
Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This bulletin summarizes information available for 1993 for adult female offenders and victims in New South Wales (Australia).
Abstract: Using statistics from criminal courts, police, and crime victim surveys, the report tabulates statistics on the number and per capita rate of women found guilty in 1993 in both local and higher courts, the types of crimes for which they were convicted, the age distribution of those female offenders who were convicted, the penalties imposed on convicted offenders, and their prior convictions. In addition, the bulletin summarizes data on offenses typically committed against women, the age distribution of female crime victims, their labor force status, their role in the household, and the most common locations of offenses committed against them. 2 figures, 12 tables, and 12 notes
Main Term(s): Statistics
Index Term(s): Corrections; Female offenders; Female victims; Foreign offenders; New South Wales; Victims of Crime
Note: Crime and Justice Bulletin, Number 22 (April 1995). US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program.
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