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Homicide and gun ownership
Charts displaying homicide statistics in Australia compared with international statistics. Also includes statistics of firearm ownership in Australia and internationally and suicides and homicides involving firearms.
The national training reform agenda is complex and multi-faceted. The Finn Review is one part of this particular agenda aimed at reshaping post-compulsory education in Australia and setting national participation targets ...
Crime prevention perspectives
There are three strategic challenges in delivering crime prevention outcomes: slowing the growth or escalation of crime; reducing crime; preventing crime from occurring in the first place. Different parts of the crime ...
Probation and parole 2000
Community corrections will be a growth industry. From 1976 to 1996 the number of people in prison doubled, and the imprisonment rate per 100,000 adult population in Australia rose from 90 to 122 (up 34%). Probation and ...
Home ownership: an investment in crime prevention?
Australia is one of the safest countries in the world. Australians can go about their daily lives with little chance of their becoming the target of a criminal attack. But it does happen - and the prospect that it might ...
Crime and public policy
The key aims in developing a strategy against crime and disorder in any community focus on: reducing the community's vulnerability to crime and violence; diverting potential offenders into more constructive activities; ...
Criminals and society
The key aims in developing a strategy against crime and disorder in any community focus on reducing the community's vulnerability to crime and violence, and diverting potential offenders into more constructive activities. ...
Effectiveness of the criminal justice system
This paper outlines some of the issues involved in developing a framework to develop indicators of effectiveness for the criminal justice system, guided by the Australian Institute of Criminology.
Rights to information, education and freedom of choice: the vulnerable consumer
Callers to the Office for the Ageing usually want information. Of some 3,000 calls last year, over half were requests for information: nursing homes, guardianship, podiatry, house cleaning, transport, funeral expenses, ...
World University Consortium
The World University is a central component of the proposed Multifunction Polis in Adelaide. The World University will not be a fourth university campus in Adelaide or compete with other South Australian universities. ...