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Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement Annual ReportsNumber of clients assisted by Duty Lawyers and number of criminal law matters provided to clients.courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:magistratescourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:youthcourt,juveniles:all,juveniles:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanderyouth,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders
ABS Corrective Services, Australia, Cat. No. 4512.0Administrative data collected from State and Territory corrective services agencies. Includes the average daily number of persons in corrective services custody by gender, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, the average number on the first day of the month of sentenced/unsentenced prisoners and persons in community-based corrections. Also includes imprisonment rates, sentenced prisoner receptions into full-time custody, federal sentenced persons in full-time custody, sentenced and unsentenced Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons in custody (both numbers and rates), persons in community-based corrections by gender, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status and type of order (including parole).corrections:all,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:federalprisoners,corrections:homedetention,corrections:parole,corrections:prison,corrections:remand,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender
ABS Crime Victimisation, Australia, Cat. No. 4530.0Provides survey data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics' (ABS) national Crime Victimisation Survey. The survey collects data about people’s experiences of crime victimisation for a selected range of personal and household offences. The survey also collects data about whether victims reported these incidents to police, characteristics of victims and characteristics of their most recent incident, and people's perceptions of social disorder in their local area. Includes victimisation rates by state and territory, whether victims reported one or multiple incidents, age and gender of victim, gender of offender, relationship of offender to victim, whether a weapon was used and the types of weapons.offences:all,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:assault,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:sexualoffences,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:publicorderoffences,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,victims/victimisation:all,victims/victimisation:age,victims/victimisation:gender,victims/victimisation:offencetype,victims/victimisation:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,victims/victimisation:repeatvictimisation,victims/victimisation:reportingtopolice,victims/victimisation:sexofoffender,victims/victimisation:typeofpropertystolen,victims/victimisation:weaponsusedagainstvictims,offences:domesticviolence
ABS Criminal Courts, Australia, Cat. No. 4513.0State and Territory data on Higher, Magistrates and Childrens' Courts. Includes statistics on defendants finalised by gender and age, the method of finalisation (acquitted, proven guilty, withdrawn or other) and sentence outcomes (custodial / non-custodial orders), principal offence by method of finalisation and principal offence by principal sentence. Also provides data on duration (time from initiation to finalisation) by principal offence. Includes data on federal defendants.courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:magistratescourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:youthcourt,courts:sentencing,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,offences:all,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:sexualoffences,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:fraud/deception,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,offences:dangerous/negligentacts,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:trafficandvehicleregulatoryoffences,offences:offencesagainstjustice,corrections:all,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:prison,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,corrections:juveniledetention,juveniles:all,juveniles:age,juveniles:detention,juveniles:gender,juveniles:principal/mostseriousoffence,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:principal/mostseriousoffence
ABS Directory of Family and Domestic Violence Statistics, Cat. No. 4533.0Provides a list of data sources of publicly available statistical information related to Family and Domestic Violence collected by or on behalf of Australian and State and Territory Government agencies. victims/victimisation:all,victims/victimisation:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,victims/victimisation:age,victims/victimisation:gender,victims/victimisation:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,victims/victimisation:repeatvictimisation,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,offences:location,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:reoffending/recidivism/priorimprisonment,offences:domesticviolence
ABS Personal Safety Survey, Cat. No. 4906.0The Australian Bureau of Statistics' Personal Safety Survey was undertaken in 2005 and 2012. The Survey provides information on men's and women's experience of physical or sexual assault or threat by male and female perpetrators. Personal Safety Survey respondents were asked about their experiences of the different types of violence, since the age of 15, by different types of male and female perpetrators (including current partner, previous partner, boyfriend/girlfriend or date, other known man or woman, and stranger). More detailed information, such as where the incident occurred and what action was taken, was then collected for most recent incident of each of the different types of violence by a male and female perpetrator. Additional information was also collected about respondents experience of current and previous partner violence such as frequency and fears of violence, incidents of stalking and other forms of harassment and general feelings of safety.offences:all,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:assault,offences:sexualoffences,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,victims/victimisation:all,victims/victimisation:offencetype,victims/victimisation:gender,victims/victimisation:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,offenders/defendants/prisoners:alcoholand/ordrugs,victims/victimisation:reportingtopolice,victims/victimisation:sexofoffender,offences:location,offences:domesticviolence
ABS Prisoners in Australia, Cat. No. 4517.0Data extracted from State and Territory administrative records held by the corrective services agencies. The information provided is taken from the National Prisoner Census about persons held in Australian prisons on the night of 30 June each year. The National Prisoner Census covers all prisoners in the legal custody of adult corrective services in adult prisons. These statistics provide information on the gender, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, age, country of birth, legal status and prior imprisonment of Australian adult prisoners. Data are also presented by most serious offence, crude and age-standardised imprisonment rates, aggregate sentence length, expected time to serve and time on remand.corrections:all,corrections:prison,corrections:remand,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:countryofbirth,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:principal/mostseriousoffence,offenders/defendants/prisoners:reoffending/recidivism/priorimprisonment
ABS Recorded Crime - Offenders, Cat. No. 4519.0State and Territory recorded crime statistics on all offenders by: principal offence, gender, age (groups and mean and median ages), number of time proceeded against by police, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, rates of offending by gender and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status plus youth offenders by: age, gender and principal offence. Police proceedings by court or non-court actions.offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:no.oftimesproceededagainstbypolice,juveniles:all,juveniles:age,juveniles:gender,juveniles:principal/mostseriousoffence,police:all,police:methodofpoliceproceedings(courtaction/nocourtaction),offences:all,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:sexualoffences,offences:dangerous/negligentacts,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:fraud/deception,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:offencesagainstjustice,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,offenders/defendants/prisoners:principal/mostseriousoffence
ABS Recorded Crime - Victims, Cat. No. 4510.0State and Territory recorded crime statistics on all victims by: gender, age, relationship of offender to victim, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, location of offence and the use of weapons for selected offences.victims/victimisation:all,offences:all,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:sexualoffences,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,victims/victimisation:gender,victims/victimisation:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,victims/victimisation:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,victims/victimisation:age,victims/victimisation:offencetype,offences:location,victims/victimisation:weaponsusedagainstvictims,police:outcomesofinvestigations,offenders/defendants/prisoners:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,offences:domesticviolence
AIC Australian Crime: Facts & Figures (annual publication - mostly Australia-wide data)Statistics collated from a range of sources reporting on recorded crime and crime surveys. Data includes number of victims of selected violent and property crimes, location of crimes, age and gender of victims, relationship of offender to victim, types of weapons used, stolen motor vehicles recovered, types of fraud committed, experience of repeat victimisation for household and personal crimes, reporting of crimes to the police, perceived problems in the neighbourhood, cybercrime and scams. Offenders/alleged offenders by age, gender, principal offence, consumer/provider status for drug arrestees, drug arrestees by gender and type of drug. Court data on duration of matters finalised, outcomes and method of finalisation of cases, age and gender of defendants and principal sentence for defendants found guilty. Corrections data on numbers of remand and sentenced prisoners, prisoners by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, prior imprisonment, juveniles in detention. Financial data on police, courts and correctional services. Also includes data on children as victims of crime.victims/victimisation:all,victims/victimisation:offencetype,offences:all,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:assault,offences:sexualoffences,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:location,victims/victimisation:age,victims/victimisation:gender,victims/victimisation:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,victims/victimisation:weaponsusedagainstvictims,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:alcoholand/ordrugs,offenders/defendants/prisoners:relationshipofoffendertovictim/domesticviolence,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,victims/victimisation:repeatvictimisation,victims/victimisation:reportingtopolice,offences:cybercrime,offences:fraud/deception,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:principal/mostseriousoffence,juveniles:all,juveniles:age,juveniles:gender,juveniles:principal/mostseriousoffence,police:all,police:apprehensions,courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:magistratescourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:youthcourt,corrections:all,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:prison,juveniles:detention,corrections:remand,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:reoffending/recidivism/priorimprisonment,victims/victimisation:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,courts:sentencing,offences:domesticviolence
AIC National Juveniles in Detention Monitoring ProgramSeries of publications providing information on juveniles in detention. Includes the publication Juveniles in detention in Australia which contains State and Territory data by age, gender, number and rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander juveniles in detention (including rate ratios), remand vs sentenced juveniles in detention by age and gender. Also reports Australia-wide data on proportion of persons detained in a juvenile correctional facility aged 18 years or over, penalty types, children's court defendants sentenced to custody in a correctional facility by age and principal offence.juveniles:all,juveniles:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanderyouth,juveniles:age,juveniles:detention,juveniles:gender,juveniles:principal/mostseriousoffence,corrections:juveniledetention,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:homedetention,corrections:remand,courts:youthcourt,offences:all,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:sexualoffences,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:offencesagainstjustice,offences:fraud/deception,offences:dangerous/negligentacts,offences:trafficandvehicleregulatoryoffences,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:cybercrime,courts:sentencing
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) Youth detention population in Australia 2014Provides information on the number of young people in detention on an average night in each quarter over a 4-year period. Data includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, age, gender, legal status and average nightly population.corrections:all,corrections:juveniledetention,corrections:remand,juveniles:all,juveniles:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanderyouth,juveniles:detention,juveniles:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) Youth justice in Australia 2013-14Provides information on young people under youth justice supervision, both in the community and in detention. Data includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, age, gender and type of supervision.corrections:all,juveniles:all,juveniles:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanderyouth,juveniles:age,juveniles:detention,juveniles:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) Juvenile Justice publicationsProvides a range of research reports and bulletins related to Juvenile Justice in Australia. Includes information on young people in the juvenile justice system by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, gender, age, legal status, type of supervision (community, sentenced detention etc) and duration of supervision.corrections:all,corrections:juveniledetention,corrections:remand,juveniles:all,juveniles:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanderyouth,juveniles:age,juveniles:detention,juveniles:gender,corrections:communitycorrections,juveniles:principal/mostseriousoffence,offences:all,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,offenders/defendants/prisoners:principal/mostseriousoffence
Comprehensive Auto-theft Research System (CARS)CARS is a statistical and research service designed to inform effective vehicle theft reduction strategies. CARS integrates information from police, registration authorities, insurance companies and vehicle industry sources from across Australia. Provides data on short term and profit motivated vehicle thefts by State and Territory as well as a vehicle theft risk rating tool which provides a rating for vehicles based on the theft rate per 1,000 registered passenger/light commercial (PLC) vehicles manufactured from 1993 onwards. offences:all,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,police:all,police:incidents
Courts Administration Authority Annual ReportsNumber of judges/magistrates, number of lodgments, number of trials, length of trials, case finalisations, clearance rates, family conferences (for youth), expiations and fines payments. Includes data for the Supreme, District, Magistrates, Youth, Environment, Resources and Development, and Coroner's Courts.courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:magistratescourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:youthcourt,offences:all,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:assault,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,offences:fraud/deception,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,offences:sexualoffences,courts:sentencing,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanders,offenders/defendants/prisoners:alcoholand/ordrugs,offenders/defendants/prisoners:principal/mostseriousoffence,offenders/defendants/prisoners:rehabilitation,courts:location,juveniles:all,juveniles:aboriginalandtorresstraitislanderyouth,juveniles:principal/mostseriousoffence
Department for Correctional Services (SA) Annual ReportsStatistics on the prison capacities, average prisoner populations, gender, average age, Aboriginal status, proportion of remand prisoners, expected times to serve in custody/sentence lengths, most serious offences, escapes, prison assaults, deaths in custody, illicit drugs detected in prisons, the types of orders imposed on prisoners in the community (e.g. bail, parole, home detention), the number of registered victims.corrections:all,corrections:bail,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:federalprisoners,corrections:homedetention,corrections:parole,corrections:prison,corrections:remand,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:rehabilitation
Legal Services Commission (SA) Annual ReportsNumber of applications for Legal Aid received, approved, refused, pending and withdrawn, demographic information on applicants, duty lawyer services provided, case matters approved by primary matter group category (offence category).courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:magistratescourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:youthcourt,offences:all,offences:assault,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:fraud/deception,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:trafficandvehicleregulatoryoffences,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:offencesagainstjustice,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:sexualoffences,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,courts:location
OCSAR Crime MapperData on the geographic distribution by Local Government Area of offences recorded by police in South Australia. Includes number of offences by offence type and the rate of offences per 1,000 population by offence type.offences:all,offences:assault,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:sexualoffences,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:fraud/deception,offences:location,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offences:publicorderoffences,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:trafficandvehicleregulatoryoffences,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,police:all,police:incidents
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (SA) Annual ReportsNumber of briefs received and finalised, outcomes of briefs, number of trials and outcomes of trials that proceeded in the Supreme and District Courts.courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:sentencing,courts:location,victims/victimisation:all
Parole Board (SA) Annual ReportNumber of: parole board meetings, cases/matters considered, parole releases, arrest warrants executed, cancelled parole, community service orders, summons issued, successful parole completions. Report available from the Parole Board (SA): (08) 8224 2555corrections:all,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:homedetention,corrections:prison,corrections:parole
Productivity Commission Report on Government ServicesThe Productivity Commission's Report on Government Services (RoGS) provides data on the equity, efficiency and cost effectiveness of government services. Justice data provided in RoGS includes expenditure and performance indicators for police, courts and corrective services across Australia, people's perceptions of safety, estimated number of victims for selected offences, re-offending rates, juvenile diversions, perceptions of police integrity, backlog and clearance (timeliness) indicators for courts, assaults in custody, deaths in custody, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander prisoners, escapes, completion of community orders, offender to staff ratios for corrections and prison utilisation.corrections:all,corrections:communitycorrections,corrections:bail,victims/victimisation:all,victims/victimisation:offencetype,offences:all,offences:assault,offences:sexualoffences,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:motorvehicletheft,victims/victimisation:reportingtopolice,police:all,police:outcomesofinvestigations,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:fraud/deception,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,juveniles:all,courts:all,courts:districtcourt,courts:magistratescourt,courts:supremecourt,courts:youthcourt,police:methodofpoliceproceedings(courtaction/nocourtaction),offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:no.oftimesproceededagainstbypolice,offenders/defendants/prisoners:reoffending/recidivism/priorimprisonment,corrections:parole,corrections:prison
South Australia Police Annual ReportsOffences and incidents reported to or becoming known to police. Also includes data on cannabis and traffic expiations, actions taken against young offenders by location, age and gender of accused by offence as well as age and gender of victims by offence.police:all,police:apprehensions,police:incidents,juveniles:all,courts:all,courts:location,courts:youthcourt,offences:all,offences:assault,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:dangerous/negligentacts,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:sexualoffences,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:other/miscellaneousoffences,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:fraud/deception,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,offences:prohibited/regulatedweaponsandexplosives,offences:motorvehicledrivingoffences,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:illicitdrugoffences,offences:abduction/harassment,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:offencesagainstjustice,offences:trafficandvehicleregulatoryoffences,offences:publicorderoffences,offenders/defendants/prisoners:all,offenders/defendants/prisoners:age,offenders/defendants/prisoners:gender,victims/victimisation:all,victims/victimisation:gender,victims/victimisation:age
South Australia Police Crime Statistics onlineContains monthly data relating to offences reported or becoming known to police by State and police Local Service Area. Includes the ability to search by suburb, town or postcode.offences:all,offences:actsintendedtocauseinjury,offences:assault,offences:break&enter/criminaltrespass/unlawfulentry,offences:fraud/deception,offences:homicideandrelatedoffences,offences:location,offences:motorvehicletheft,offences:propertydamageandenvironmentalpollution,offences:robberyandextortion,offences:sexualoffences,offences:theftandrelatedoffences,police:all,police:incidents