The Crime Statistics Agency has today released key family violence measures from the 2020-21 Victorian Family Violence Database.
For the first time, the Database includes additional data on sexual assaults in Victoria , in response to the Victorian Government’s commitment to building the evidence base under the Family Violence Reform Rolling Action Plan 2020-2023. This provides insights into alleged offender and victim characteristics, as well as a summary of geographic trends across the state.
A summary of trends in Victorian family violence data throughout the COVID-19 pandemic is also included in the COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal .
For further information, access this year's Database here.