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Australian crime: facts and figures 2002



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.

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2003. Australian crime: facts and figures 2002. Australian crime: facts and figures. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/facts/2002