In the first fourteen years of its operations the Criminology Research Council has provided funds for 134 separate research projects to a total value of over 1.5 million dollars. This review aims to assess the impact of this funding, with particular regard to the 101 projects that have been successfully completed. A number of projects which clearly had a positive impact on criminal justice policy or practice have been identified.
A review of the work of the Criminology Research Council 1972-1986
Australian Institute of Criminology