Go to top of page

Australian deaths in custody 1992-93



The information provided in this issue shows a reduction in the number of deaths of indigenous people over the previous two years but an increase in the number of deaths of non indigenous people. The paper provides statistical breakdowns by State, form of detention, Aboriginality, age, manner of death, and offence leading to custody.


Deaths in Custody Monitoring and Research Program

Cite article

Howlett C & McDonald D. 1994. Australian deaths in custody 1992-93. Deaths in Custody Australia No. 6. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/dic/dic06