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  • Effectiveness of the criminal justice system 

    Graycar, Adam (1995-07)
    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.
  • Graffiti: Implications for law enforcement, local government and the community 

    Graycar, Adam (2003-08)
    Different people respond to graffiti in different ways. Indeed, if beauty is in the eye of the beholder, nowhere is this more evident than in individual responses to graffiti. To most residents of towns and cities they ...
  • Money laundering in the 21st century: risks and countermeasures 

    Graycar, Adam; Grabosky, P N (1995-08)
    The term money laundering is used to describe the process by which the proceeds of crime ("dirty money") are put through a series of transactions which disguise their illicit origins, and make them appear to have come from ...
  • Law and order, who needs it? 

    Graycar, Adam (1996-06)
    Law and order are fundamental to our society. We can have law, and a lot of disorder; we can have a great deal of order, but considerable lawlessness; and law does not necessarily equate with justice. The criminal justice ...
  • The Stolen Property Market in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) 

    Graycar, Adam; Nelson, Diana; Collins, Lisa; Gant, Frances (2003-06)
    The purpose of the research was to examine the dynamics and trends of the stolen property market in the ACT - in particular what happens to the property after it has been stolen. For example, the report looks at which ...
  • Violence in the workplace: personal and political issues 

    Graycar, Adam (2003-05)
    Workplace violence has been defined by the European Commission (Wynne et al 1997) as "incidents where persons are abused, threatened or assaulted in circumstances related to their work, involving an explicit or implicit ...
  • Safeguarding Australia 

    Graycar, Adam (2003-03)
    The Australian Institute of Criminology is a social science agency that works with social scientists and law enforcement researchers and practitioners in Australia and internationally. Safeguarding Australia is a theme ...
  • AIC's research on firearms theft: talking points 

    Graycar, Adam (2003-01)
    Speech contains administrative data of firearms theft in Australia such as number and types of firearms, number of people licenced, number of registered firearms, types and number of offences committed involving firearms, ...
  • Issues in crime prevention for retail businesses 

    Graycar, Adam (2003-02)
    The Australian Institute of Criminology has conducted research into crimes experienced by retailers. The speech outlines the aims and objectives of AIC research, summarises a survey of crimes experienced by retailers, ...
  • Conference opening comments 

    Graycar, Adam (2003-03)
    Crime affects us all, and we all want to know more about it so as to put in place the best preventive and reduction activities, and do it as efficiently and effectively as possible. We're here over these two days to examine ...
  • Violence: directions for Australia - 10 years on 

    Graycar, Adam; Mouzos, Jenny (2002-11)
    This speech provides crime statistics in Australia and recommendations by the National Committee on Violence. Includes perceptions of safety by adult Australians, statistics for homicide, assault, sexual assault and ...
  • Identifying and responding to electronic fraud risks 

    Graycar, Adam; Smith, Russell G (2002-11)
    Fraud involves the use of dishonest or deceitful conduct in order to obtain some unjust advantage over someone else. Fraud currently costs the community in excess of $3.5 billion, and last year alone cost the Commonwealth ...
  • Money laundering 

    Graycar, Adam (2002-12)
    The presentation surveys current efforts of developing anti money laundering at the government level and at the corporate level. In each case, the objectives are the same, but differences in orientation mean that there ...
  • Drug Use Monitoring in Australia (DUMA), Pilot Program: affiliated with I-ADAM (International Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring Program) 

    Graycar, Adam (2002-08)
    Speech covers crime prevention, areas of drug law enforcement, DUMA aims and goals, drug use statistics, statistics of offenders tested positive to drugs.
  • Domains of crime prevention 

    Graycar, Adam (2002-09)
    Crime is the result of complex changes in economic, social and cultural factors such as unemployment, dysfunctional families, child abuse, poor education, community breakdown, economic inequality and substance abuse. If ...
  • The acceptability of participating in data linkage research: research with older Australians 

    Harrison, Stephanie L; Milte, Rachel; Bradley, Clare Eileen; Inacio, Maria C S; Crotty, Maria (Wiley, 2018-06-12)
    Australians are increasingly concerned about the privacy of their data, but the biggest concerns relate to online services and identification fraud. Australians may be supportive of research that uses linked data; however, ...
  • Ecosystem-based translation of health research: expanding frameworks for environmental health 

    McFarlane, Rosemary; Butler, Colin David; Maynard, Simone; Cork, Steve; Weinstein, Phillip (Wiley, 2018-08-08)
    The high capacity of science and health infrastructure in countries such as Australia has contributed to the relatively low public health impact of many environmental health hazards, including our endemic, wildlife‐origin ...
  • Editorial: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery: Past, present and future 

    Mah, Edward (Ted) (SAGE Publications, 2018-09-30)
    Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA), with its current membership of over 24 countries and a membership base of over 60,000, has its humble beginning as the Western Pacific Orthopaedic Association (WPOA) in 1962. ...
  • Changes in Media Portrayal of Human-wildlife Conflict During Successive Fatal Shark Bites 

    Sabatier, Etienne; Huveneers, Charlie (Wolters Kluwer, 2018-07-02)
    Encounters between humans and wildlife that result in human fatalities can generate public anxiety and increase pressure on conservation managers and governments for risk mitigation. Low probability-high consequence events ...
  • Laser-Ablated Vortex Fluidic-Mediated Synthesis of Superparamagnetic Magnetite Nanoparticles in Water Under Flow 

    Luo, Xuan; Al-Antaki, Ahmed H M; Alharbi, Thaar M D; Hutchison, Wayne D; Zou, Yi-chao; Zou, Jin; Sheehan, Antony; Zhang, Wei; Raston, Colin L (ACS Publications, 2018-09-14)
    Selective formation of only one iron oxide phase is a major challenge in conventional laser ablation process, as is scaling up the process. Herein, superparamagnetic single-phase magnetite nanoparticles of hexagonal and ...

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