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Homicide between intimate partners in Australia

ISSN: 
0817-8542

Abstract

Patterns and trends in intimate homicide in Australia are identified. The authors discuss the most salient features of homicide incidents involving intimate partners using data held as part of the National Homicide Monitoring Program. Besides focussing on the characteristics of homicide incidents involving intimate partners, the authors compare them with other types of homicide incidents.

Cite article

Carcach C & James M. 1998. Homicide between intimate partners in Australia. Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice No. 90. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/tandi/tandi090