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Australian crime: facts and figures 2002

ISBN 0 642 24284 4 ISSN 1832-228X
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, January 2003


The most up to date information available on crime throughout Australia is presented in this booklet. It presents statistics on recorded crimes, 1995 to 2001; their place of occurrence; selected crime profiles for 2001, including victim details; age and gender data for alleged offenders and specific offences; criminal court statistics; corrections statistics, including statistics for prisons, community corrections and juvenile corrective institutions; statistics on criminal justice resources, including justice expenditure, police, court administration and adult corrective services; and drug related statistics.


Extraction of data and preparation of text: Vanessa Brewster and Alexander Cook

Because of rounding, some percentages may not add up to 100.