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Title: Crime and Justice in South Australia - Quarterly Report for the Period Ending 31st December, 1980 (With Summaries for Calendar Year, 1980)
Corporate Author: Australia Office of Crime Statistics
Law Dept
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 69
Sponsoring Agency: Australia Office of Crime Statistics
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: These data tables reflect the activities of the police, the supreme and district criminal courts, the correctional services, and the juvenile justice agencies in South Australia for the period October 1, 1980 through December 31, 1980. Most tables include summaries for the entire calendar year.
Abstract: Police statistics on homicides and general assaults; sexual offenses; robbery, extortion, and larceny; property offenses; and motor vehicle and traffic offenses are given. Court statistics cover charges and pleas by case outcomes according to various offenses, sentences imposed, duration of the proceedings, appeals, and dispositions by plea and type of court. Corrections data include information on the prison population, characteristics of inmates, and probation and parole cases. Finally, juvenile court statistics cover the number of appearances by age, offense, sex, etc., and other issues. Explanatory notes, definitions, and a data collection form are appended.
Index Term(s): Australia; Corrections statistics; Court statistics; Juvenile courts; Police statistics
Note: Series 1, Volume 3, no. 2, May 1981.
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