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R28

Author Marie Therese Nguyen da Huong and Pia Salmelainen
Published January 1992
Report Type General Report Series
Subject Murder; Offenders; Victims
Keywords Homicide, murder, victims, offenders

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Summary

Aim

This report presents the result of a statistical analysis of 1,667 cases of homicide which occurred in New South Wales between 1968 and 1986. The analysis identifies similarities and differences across victim, offender and incident characteristics involving family, acquaintance and stranger homicide.