Media releases

Media Release: An update on incident-based recorded crime statistics reporting

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) has been working on a new reporting measure to better reflect the number of criminal incidents committed in Victoria.

Public consultation paper released about the CSA incident-based collection

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released a public consultation paper about the development of an incident based view of crime statistics in Victoria, due for release on 28 September 2017.

Offending behaviour of young people revealed in new Crime Statistics Agency research

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released two 'In Fact' papers on youth offending in Victoria, entitled:
Co-offending among young Victorian offenders in 2016; and
Are more first-time young offenders being recorded for serious crimes than in the past?

Latest crime statistics show the number of family incidents stabilising

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released its recorded crime statistics for Victoria for the year ending 31 March 2017.

Crime Statistics Agency releases 2015-16 Victorian Family Violence Database

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released key family violence measures from the 2015-16 Victorian Family Violence Database.

Media Release

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released its recorded crime statistics for Victoria for the year ending 31 December 2016.

Identifying the differences between generalist and specialist family violence perpetrators: Risk factors and perpetrator characteristics

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released its eighth 'in brief' research paper titled: Identifying the differences between generalist and specialist family violence perpetrators: Risk factors and perpetrator characteristics

Attrition of sexual offence incidents across the Victorian criminal justice system

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) has today released a research paper titled 'Attrition of sexual offence incidents across the Victorian criminal justice system'.

Adult offenders drive increases in recorded crime in past 12 months

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released its recorded crime statistics for Victoria for the year ending 30 September 2016.

Family violence, alcohol consumption and the likelihood of criminal offences

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) has today released its seventh ‘in brief’ research paper titled Family violence, alcohol consumption and the likelihood of criminal offences.