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Homicide : patterns, prevention and control

Melbourne
12 May 1992 - 14 May 1992

Introduction

These conference papers canvas a range of issues pertaining to homicide including: the issue of crime hot spots; prevention strategies for homicide; masculine violence; homicide between sexual intimates; police and legal perspectives; changing attitudes towards violence and alcohol; homicide trends and statistics; Aboriginal issues; psychiatric issues; gun control; the prosecutorial process; and the question of mandatory life imprisonment.

Conference proceedings

The proceedings of this conference were published as:

Homicide : patterns, prevention and control / Heather Strang and Sally-Anne Gerull (eds)
Canberra : Australian Institute of Criminology, 1993
ISBN 0 642 18583 2 ; ISSN 1034-5086
(Conference proceedings (Australian Institute of Criminology), no. 17)