Publications and statistics by subject (A to C)

          

Subject List

| A-C

| D-H

| I-L

| M-P

| Q-T

| U-Z |

            

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Australians

Year

Format

Media Release

​What’s causing the growth in Indigenous Imprisonment in NSW?

​2016

pdf 702Kb

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​​Trends in Indigenous offending NSW: 2001-2015

​2016

​​pdf 499Kb

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Reducing Indigenous Contact with the Court System

2010

pdf 529Kb

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Why are Indigenous imprisonment rates rising?

2009

pdf 370Kb

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Does circle sentencing reduce Aboriginal offending?

2008

pdf 312Kb

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Does a lack of alternatives increase the risk of a prison sentence?

2008

pdf 243Kb

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Disadvantage, Drugs and Gaol: Re-thinking Indigenous Over-representation in Prison
Don Weatherburn - Keynote address, Conference of the Australasian Society on Alcohol and other Drugs, Cairns Convention Centre, 5th-8th November, 2006

2006

ms word

 

The economic and social factors underpinning Indigenous contact with the justice system: Results from the 2002 NATSISS survey

2006

pdf 397Kb

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Indigenous over-representation in prison: The role of offender characteristics

2006

pdf 533Kb

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Trends and patterns in domestic violence

2005

pdf 137Kb

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The transition from juvenile to adult criminal careers

2005

pdf 844Kb

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Contact with the New South Wales court and prison systems: The influence of age, Indigenous status and gender

2003

pdf 137Kb

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Factors underlying Indigenous arrest rates

2002

pdf 159Kb

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Aboriginal victimisation and offenders: The picture from police records

2001

pdf 55Kb

 

The scope for reducing Indigenous imprisonment rates

2001

pdf 163Kb

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Race and offensive language charges

1999

pdf 210Kb

 

The effect of arrest on indigenous employment prospects

1999

pdf 46Kb

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Aborigines & public order legislation in New South Wales

1997

pdf 46Kb

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Alcohol

Year

Format

Media Release

The effect of lockout and last drinks laws on non-domestic assaults in Sydney: An update to September 2016​2017pdf 2.9Mbmr
​Reporting rates of assaults at The Star casino by licensed premises staff​2016pdf 324Kbmr
​Did the ‘lockout law’ reforms increase assaults at The Star casino, Pyrmont​2016 ​pdf 429Kbmr
​The NSW Intensive Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program (IDATP) and recidivism: An early look at outcomes for referrals​2016 ​738Kb
​Lockouts and last drinks: The impact of the January 2014 liquor licence reforms on assaults in NSW, Australia​2015

pdf 3.2Mb

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Alcohol related crime for each NSW Local Government Area: Numbers, proportions, rates, trends and ratios

2015

excel 196Kb

 

Is the decrease in assaults at licensed premises being driven by changes in staff reporting rates?

2013

pdf 921Kb

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Young adults' experience of responsible service of alcohol in NSW: 2011 update

2012

pdf 478Mb

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The association between alcohol outlet density and assaults on and around licensed premises

2011

pdf 945Kb

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The nature of assaults recorded on licensed premises

2010

pdf 203Kb

The impact of restrict​ed alcohol availability on alcohol-related violence in Newcastle

2009

pdf 3.2Mb

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Liquor licensing enforcement and assaults on licensed premises

2009

pdf 594Kb

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Rules of engagement: Policing anti-social behaviour and alcohol-related violence in and around licensed premises

2009

pdf 311Kb

 

Estimating the short-term cost of police time spent dealing with alcohol-related crime in NSW

2007

pdf 401Kb

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Young adults' experience of responsible service practice in NSW: An update

2007

pdf 427Kb

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Liquor outlet concentrations and alcohol-related neighbourhood problems

2006

pdf 567Kb

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Costing alcohol-related injuries presenting to St Vincent's Hospital Emergency Department - A methodological note

2005

pdf 92Kb

 

The role of alcohol in injuries presenting to St Vincent's Hospital Emergency Department and the associated short-term costs

2005

pdf 114Kb

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The impact of increased drink-driving penalties on recidivism rates in NSW

2004

pdf 287Kb

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Sentencing drink-drivers: The use of dismissals and conditional discharges

2004

pdf 219Kb

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Sentencing high-range PCA drink-drivers in NSW

2003

pdf 289Kb

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Liquor licensing enforcement activity in NSW

2003

pdf 120Kb

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Young adults' experience of responsible service practice in NSW

2002

pdf 236Kb

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Assaults on licensed premises in inner-urban areas

2001

pdf 120Kb

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Temporal and regional aspects of alcohol-related violence and disorder

2001

pdf 100Kb

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Juveniles in crime - Part 1: Participation rates & risk factors

1998

pdf 460Kb

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Crime & place: An analysis of assaults & robberies in inner Sydney

1997

pdf 6.2Mb

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The impact of alcohol sales on violent crime, property destruction and public disorder

1996

pdf 464Kb

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Apprehended violence orders

Year

Format

Media Release

Apprehended Personal Violence Orders - A survey of NSW magistrates and registrars 

2012

Report pdf 1.3Mb

Appendix pdf 418Kb

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Apprehended Violence Orders granted from 2001 to 2014

 2015                       

Excel 185Kb

 

An evaluation of the NSW Apprehended Violence Order Scheme

1997

pdf 422Kb

 

 Audits

Year

Format

Media Release

​Recorded crime monitoring report June 2016​2016 pdf 113Kb

​Recorded crime monitoring report June 2015

​2015pdf 138Kb

Recorded crime monitoring report June 2014

2014

pdf 172Kb

 

Recorded crime monitoring report March 2013

2013

pdf 87Kb

 

Recorded crime monitoring report September 2012

2012

pdf 101Kb

 

Recorded crime monitoring report March 2012

2012

pdf 93Kb

 

Recorded Crime Audit: Sept 2011

2012

pdf 59Kb

Recorded Crime Audit: July 2010 to June 2011

2011

pdf 22Kb

BOCSAR web survey results - Jun 2011

2011

html

Recorded crime rejected incident monitoring report - Data to Mar 2011

2011

pdf 72Kb

Recorded crime rejected incident monitoring report - Data to Sep 2010

2011

pdf 74Kb

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NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research recorded crime audit strategy

2011

pdf 107Kb

 

Bail/remand

Year

Format

Media Release

A follow-up on the impact of the Bail Act 2013 (NSW) on trends in bail​2016pdf 348Kbmr
​The impact of the NSW Bail Act (2013) on trends in bail and remand in New South Wales​2015

​​pdf 673Kb

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Police bail and risk of re-offending

2011

pdf 511Kb

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The decline in unconditional release before trial

2011

pdf 918Kb

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Why does NSW have a higher imprisonment rate than Victoria?

2010

pdf 415Kb

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Bail presumptions and risk of bail refusal: An analysis of the NSW Bail Act

2010

pdf 289Kb

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Recent trends in legal proceedings for breach of bail, juvenile remand and crime

2009

pdf 393Kb

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Trends in bail and sentencing outcomes in New South Wales Criminal Courts: 1993-2007           

2009

pdf 371Kb

Evaluation of the Bail Amendment (Repeat Offenders) Act 2002

2004

pdf 265Kb

 

Absconding on bail

2002

pdf 130Kb

 

Bail in NSW: Characteristics and Compliance

2001

pdf 715Kb

Increases in the NSW remand population

2000

pdf 157Kb

 

Bail reform in NSW

1984

pdf 4.8Mb

The Operation of the Bail Act 1978

1983

pdf 6.3Mb

Bail

1977

pdf 665Kb

Causes of crime

Year

Format

Media Release

 The effect of arrest and imprisonment on crime

2012

pdf 1.1Mb

mr

The psychosocial needs of NSW court defendants

2007

pdf 337Kb

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The relationship between petrol theft and petrol prices

2006

pdf 578Kb

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Liquor outlet concentrations and alcohol-related neighbourhood problems

2005

pdf 567Kb

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The role of alcohol in injuries presenting to St Vincent's Hospital Emergency Department and the associated short-term costs

2005

pdf 114Kb

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What caused the recent drop in property crime?

2005

pdf 346Kb

School violence and its antecedents: interviews with high school students

2005

pdf 649Kb

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The impact of the Australian heroin drought on robbery in NSW

2004

pdf 306Kb

 

The effectiveness of methadone maintenance treatment in controlling crime: An aggregate-level analysis

2004

pdf 703Kb

 

The impact of heroin dependence on long-term robbery trends

2003

pdf 330Kb

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Unemployment duration, schooling and property crime

2003

pdf 241Kb

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What causes crime?

2001

pdf 97Kb

 

Juveniles in crime - Part 1: Participation rates & risk factors

1998

pdf 460Kb

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Social & economic stress, child neglect & juvenile delinquency

1997

pdf 357Kb

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Child neglect: Its causes & its role in delinquency

1996

pdf 96Kb

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The correlates of offending frequency: A study of juvenile theft offenders in detention

1995

pdf 721Kb

 

Conferences - BOCSAR's Applied Research in Crime and Justice 

Year

Format

Media Release

Keynote lectures and presentation slides 2017​2017html
​Keynote lectures and presentation slides 2015​2015html

Presentation slides 2013

2013

html

 

Keynote lectures on YouTube

2013

YouTube

 

Conference Feb 2013 handbook

2013

pdf 632Kb

 

Conference Feb 2013 program

2013

pdf 180Kb

 

Court processes and delay

Year

Format

Media Release

​The NSW Rolling List Court Evaluation: Preliminary Report​2016pdf 434Kbmr
​Trial Court Delay and the NSW District Criminal Court​2015 ​pdf 769Kbmr

Predictors of guilty pleas in the NSW District Court

2014

pdf 338Kb

 

Does CREDIT reduce the risk of re-offending?

2013

pdf 864Kb

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NSW Court Referral of Eligible Defendants into Treatment (CREDIT) pilot program: An evaluation

2012

pdf 629Kb

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Evaluation of the Local Court Process Reforms (LCPR)

2012

pdf 996kb

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The Domestic Violence Intervention Court Model: A follow-up study

2012

pdf 1.7Mb

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The impact of Criminal Case Conferencing on early guilty pleas in the NSW District Criminal Court

2010

pdf 206kb

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Does circle sentencing reduce Aboriginal offending?

2008

pdf 312Kb

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Domestic Violence Intervention Court Model (DVICM) evaluation

2008

pdf 827Kb

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Child sexual assault trials: A survey of juror perceptions

2006

pdf 702Kb

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Attrition of sexual offences from the New South Wales criminal justice system, The

2006

pdf 264Kb

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The deterrent effect of capital punishment: A review of the research evidence

2005

pdf 216Kb

An evaluation of the NSW Child Sexual Assault Specialist Jurisdiction Pilot

2005

pdf 562Kb

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Long-term trends in trial case processing in NSW

2004

pdf 265Kb

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Evaluation of the Bail Amendment (Repeat Offenders) Act 2002

2004

pdf 265Kb

mr

Sentencing drink-drivers: The use of dismissals and conditional discharges

2004

pdf 219Kb

mr

Sentencing high-range PCA drink-drivers in NSW

2003

pdf 289Kb

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Trends in sentencing in the New South Wales criminal courts: 1990 - 2000

2002

pdf 41Kb

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Managing trial court delay: An analysis of trial case processing in the NSW District Criminal Court

2000

pdf 429Kb

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Hung juries & majority verdicts

1997

pdf 30Kb

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Risk management in assembling juries

1996

pdf 50Kb

 

Measuring trial court performance : Indicators for trial case processing

1996

pdf 76Kb

 

Sentence Indication Scheme evaluation - Interim report

1995

pdf 265Kb

 

Sentence Indication Scheme evaluation - Final report

1995

pdf 224Kb

 

Grappling with court delay

1993

pdf 596Kb

 

Understanding committal hearings

1992

pdf 118Kb

 

Aspects of demand for District Criminal Court time

1992

pdf 269Kb

 

Sentencing assault offenders in the higher courts in NSW

1990

pdf 335Kb

 

Court statistics

Year

Format

Media Release

What percentage of charges in NSW criminal courts are proven?

2015

html

Are NSW Courts becoming more lenient?

2015

html

NSW Criminal Courts Statistics (annual reports)

html

Trends in sentencing in the New South Wales Criminal Courts: 1990 - 2000

2002

pdf 41Kb

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Key Trends in Crime & Justice

1999
1998
1997

pdf 1.1Mb
pdf 308Kb
pdf 410Kb

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Crime hotspots

Year

Format

Media Release

Number, rate and rank for incidents of major offences for each NSW Local Government Area

2014

Excel 1.4Mb

Mapping reports and hotspots

2014

Crime Tool

Crime in specific locations

Year

Format

Media Release

​Offences on public transport​​2017excel 71Kb
​Assaults on hospital premises​2016

Australian Bureau of Statistics - Recorded crime - Offenders, Australia (Australia and States and Territories)

2014

Website Link

 

​The Great Property Crime Drop: A regional analysis ​2013

pdf 2.2Mb

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Australian Bureau of Statistics - Recorded Crime - Victims (Australia and States and Territories)

2013

Website Link

Recent trends in property and drug-related crime in Kings Cross

2006

pdf 567Kb

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Recorded Crime Statistics: Regional analysis of crime trends

2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999

pdf 661Kbpdf 679Kb
pdf 260Kb
pdf 270Kb
pdf 236Kb
pdf 198Kb
pdf 198Kb
pdf 239Kb

 

Recent trends in recorded crime and police activity in Cabramatta

2002

pdf 171Kb

 

Crime increases in perspective: The regional dispersion of crime in NSW, 2001

2002

pdf 93Kb

 

An evaluation of the Safe City Strategy in central Sydney

2001

pdf 557Kb

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Measuring crime dispersion

1998

pdf 146Kb

 

Crime & place: An analysis of assaults & robberies in Inner Sydney

1997

pdf 6.2Mb

 

Crime statistics

Year

Format

Media Release

​​An update of long-term trends in violent and property crime in NSW: 1990-2015​2016pdf 607Kb

Violent and property crime trends: Local and international comparisons

2015pdf 630Kb
​An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2014 ​2015pdf 660Kb
​Who are the offenders?2015

html

​What is the most common crime in NSW?

​2015

html

An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2013

2014

pdf 1.1Mb

 

What is the clear-up rate for crime in NSW? ( see section 5 of Annual report)

2014

pdf 1.4Mb

 

Juvenile and adult POIs proceeded against for major offences: Numbers and Trends

2014

excel 96Kb

 

Who are the victims of crime?

2014

html

 

​Does crime increase over Christmas and New Year?​2014 word 91kb

The Great Property Crime Drop: A regional analysis

2013

pdf 2.2Mb

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The decline in robbery and theft: Inter-state comparisons

2013

pdf 1.1Mb

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An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2012

2013

pdf 951Kb

Uses and Abuses of Crime Statistics presentation Dr Don Weatherburn
Date: April 2012, University of New South Wales, Sydney

2012

pdf 3.5Mb

 

An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2011

2012

pdf 995kb

An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2010

2011

pdf 874kb

An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2009

2010

pdf 417kb

An update of long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2008

2009

pdf 327kb

Long-term trends in property and violent crime in NSW: 1990-2004

2006

pdf 402Kb

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Recent trends in recorded incidents of graffiti in New South Wales 1996-2005

2006

pdf 408Kb

NSW Recorded Crime Statistics (annual report)

html

NSW Recorded Crime Statistics (quarterly report) A quarterly report showing trends in recorded criminal incidents in NSW

html

NSW Recorded Crime Statistics 2004: Changes in criminal offence categories

2005

pdf 206Kb

 

Validation of NSW police crime statistics

2000

pdf 224Kb

 

Key Trends in Crime & Justice

1999
1998
1997

pdf 1.1Mb
pdf 308Kb
pdf 410Kb

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Measuring crime dispersion

1998

pdf 146Kb

 

Uses and abuses of crime statistics

1997

pdf 296Kb