Only one in seven incidents of sexual offending reported to police progress through the justice system to be proven in court, research released today by the Crime Statistics Agency shows.
The number of criminal incidents recorded by Victoria Police in the year to 31 March 2021 was 387,793, down 5.1% from 408,423 incidents recorded in the same period last year.
Media Release: 1 in 5 criminal offences in Victoria were family violence-related in the year ending 31 March 2021
The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) released the Victorian recorded crime statistics for the year ending 31 March 2021 today.
In the last 16 years, Victorian crime statistics show an overall increasing trend for all offences, however the proportion of Property and deception-related offences has decreased.
Update to COVID-19 Family Violence Data Portal shows family violence incidents and service use trends to 31 December 2020
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.
The Crime Statistics Agency has released updated research to end of December 2020 on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on crime.
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.
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.