Author NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research
Published August 1973
Report Type Statistical Report 10 Series 1
Subject Alcohol; Driving offences

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This report on 1972 Breathalyser offences is more comprehensive than earlier reports issued by the Department of the Attorney General and of Justice. The basic data continues to be derived from Courts of Petty Sessions throughout New South Wales. A statistical return is filed in each case where a person is convicted under sections 4E and 5 of the Motor Traffic Act. These sections cover the offences of:
  • driving with the prescribed content of alcohol
  • driving under the influence
  • refusal to take breathalyser test
  • aid and abet breathalyser test