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Media Release: Recorded offences and Criminal incidents continue to decline

20 December 2018

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released the Victorian recorded crime statistics for the year ending 30 September 2018.

Key Figures: Year ending 30 September 2018

20 December 2018

The number of criminal incidents recorded by police in the year to 30 September 2018 was 384,183. This is down 1.6% from 390,571 incidents recorded in the same period last year.

Spotlight: Breaches of orders - The Impact of Legislative Changes

20 December 2018

Legislative changes have led to increases in Breaches of orders offences recorded in the 10 year period ending September 2018. The effect of these changes on the statistical trends observed for this category will be explored in the latest spotlight.