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The Size of the Crime Problem in Australia

Australian Institute of Criminology

The Size of the Crime Problem presents easily readable factual information on major crimes in all Australian states and territories, but no attempt has been made to explain changes in the levels of crime. Explanations of the data highlight salient features of trends observed in each jurisdiction and in Australia.

Second edition

Note: Earlier edition of this title published in 1987.

Cite article

Mukherjee S & Dagger D 1990. The Size of the Crime Problem in Australia. Archive. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/archive/size-crime-problem-australia-2-2nd-ed