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Key figures: Year ending 31 December 2017

15 March 2018

The number of criminal incidents recorded by police in the year to 31 December 2017 was 380,066. This is down 9.6% from 420,219 incidents recorded in the same period last year.

Spotlight: Assault and related offences

15 March 2018

Latest statistics released by the Crime Statistics Agency show that recorded criminal incidents and offences have remained steady for Assault and related offences across Victoria over the 12 months to December 2017.

Correction of country of birth data incorrectly reported and attributed to the Crime Statistics Agency

22 January 2018

A number of journalists and media outlets have been reporting a figure in recent weeks that has been attributed to the Crime Statistics Agency, which we have discovered is incorrect.