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Australian crime: facts and figures 2003

ISBN 0 642 24219 4 ISSN 1832-228X
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, January 2004


The compilation reports on different types of recorded crimes, their place of occurrence, victim details, responses of criminal justice agencies and data on government resources directed to deal with crime. For the first time this edition includes figures on fraud and cybercrime. This publication uses statistics from the AIC as well as data holdings at the Australian Bureau of Statistics and other government agencies.


Extraction of data and preparation of text: Lance Smith, Glen McDonald, Marissa McCall and Holly Johnson

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