Source: MIL-OSI Submissions
Criminal conviction and sentencing statistics include tables about convictions, prosecutions, and charges by offence type, sentence type, and most serious offence. This data is provided to us by the Ministry of Justice.
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Charges prosecuted against adults by offence type fiscal year – statistics for 1980/81 onwards about the number of charges prosecuted in the New Zealand court system during a fiscal year. Information includes the court location, type of offence, and outcome of the charge.
Adults prosecuted in court – most serious offence fiscal year – statistics for 1980/81 onwards about people prosecuted in criminal courts during a fiscal year. Information includes court location, and the outcome of a person’s most serious prosecution by offence category.
Adults convicted in court by sentence type – most serious offence fiscal year – statistics for 1980/81 onwards about people whose convictions were finalised in criminal courts during a fiscal year. Information includes offender age, gender, and ethnicity; court location; type of sentence; and the sentence given for the most serious offence category.