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Key figures: Year ending 31 March 2018

14 June 2018

The number of criminal incidents recorded by police in the year to 31 March 2018 was 380,150. This is down 8.8% from 416,925 incidents recorded in the same period last year.

Spotlight: Offence types – Differences between Recorded Offences and Criminal Incidents

14 June 2018

The latest spotlight released by the Crime Statistics Agency shows the method used to determine the principal offence type for a criminal incident, and how this impacts on counts by offence type of criminal incidents and recorded offences.

New CSA research finds chronic offenders responsible for large proportion of crime in Victoria

19 April 2018

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released an 'In Fact' research paper on reoffending in Victoria, entitled "Characteristics of chronic offenders in Victoria".