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Crime Statistics Agency releases update to COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal

Update to COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal shows family violence incidents and service use trends to 31 December 2020

New additions: COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal

Data from 1800RESPECT and VCAT added to the COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal

Media Release: Decreases in high volume property offences offset by the introduction of COVID-19 related offences

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) released the Victorian recorded crime statistics for the year ending 31 December 2020 today.

Key Figures: Year ending December 2020

The number of criminal incidents recorded by Victoria Police in the year to 31 December 2020 was 403,689, up 0.3% from 402,318 incidents recorded in the same period last year.

Police-recorded crime trends in Victoria during the COVID-19 pandemic: update to end of December

The Crime Statistics Agency has released updated research to end of December 2020 on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on crime.

New research provides first look at data on children who have witnessed family violence

Crime Statistics Agency research provides a first look into data collected by Victoria Police about children who have witnessed or been exposed to family violence.

Crime Statistics Agency releases update to COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal

Update to COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal shows family violence incidents and service use trends to 30 September 2020

Key Figures: Year ending September 2020

The number of criminal incidents recorded by Victoria Police in the year to 30 September 2020 was 413,042, up 4.2% from 396,390 incidents recorded in the same period last year.

Media Release: The introduction of COVID-19 related offences has driven key crime measures up

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) released the Victorian recorded crime statistics for the year ending 30 September 2020 today.

Police-recorded crime trends in Victoria during the COVID-19 pandemic: update to end of September

The Crime Statistics Agency has released updated research to end of September 2020 on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on crime.