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Statistics by Crimes Act/Criminal Code

Statistics by Crimes Act/Criminal Code

Criminal Annual Reports Statistics

Table A - Charges Dealt With Summarily and on Indictment - (Crimes Act 1914)

1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017

Sections     DescriptionSummary ChargesIndictable Charges
3LA(5)Person fails to comply with order as described in s3LA(1) - s3LA(4)21
29(1)Destroying or damaging Commonwealth property61
29DDefraud the Commonwealth116
36(1)(a)(i)Fabricates evidence20
39(1)Destroying or rendering illegible document to be used in evidence10
43(1)Attempting to obstruct, pervert or defeat course of justice21
79(6)Official secrets10
89(1)Trespassing on Commonwealth land90
Total 24

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Table B - Charges Dealt With Summarily and on Indictment - ( Commonwealth Criminal Code 1995 )

1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017

Data produced from CDPP's CRIMS database on 22/09/2017

Sections     DescriptionSummary ChargesIndictable Charges
Part 5. 3 Terrorism012
101.5(1)Collecting or making documents likely to facilitate terrorist acts01
101.6(1)Other acts done in preparation for, or planning terrorist acts04
102.6(1)Getting funds to, from or for a terrorist organisation: knowing02
104.27Contravening a control order05
Part 7.2 - Theft and Other property offences434
131.1(1)Theft of Commonwealth property434
Part 7.3 - Fraudulent Conduct3350914
134.1(1)Obtaining Commonwealth property by deception4376
134.2(1)Obtaining a financial advantage by deception500731
135.1(1)Dishonestly intending to obtain a gain285
135.1(3)Dishonestly intending to cause a loss259
135.1(5)Dishonestly causing a loss or risk of loss89
135.1(7)Dishonestly intending to influence a Commonwealth public official2821
135.2(1)Obtains financial advantage from a Commonwealth entity272111
135.2(2)Obtaining a financial advantage for another person190
135.4(3)Conspiracy to defraud02
135.4(5)Conspires with another person to cause a loss or risk of loss10
Part 7.4 - Flase and misleading statements1043
144.1(1)Making forged document with intention that is accepted as genuine by Commonwealth public official32
145.1(1)Using forged document with intention that is accepted as genuine by Commonwealth public official7220
145.4(5)Using forged Commonwealth document with intention that is accepted as genuine by a third person32
145.4(2)Falsification of documents with intention20
Part 7.6 - Bribery and related offences01
142.1(1)Giving a corrupting benefit01
Part 7.7 - Forgery and related offences8024
144.1(1)Making forged document with intention that is accepted as genuine by Commonwealth public official32
145.1(1)Using forged document with intention that is accepted as genuine by Commonwealth public official7220
145.1(1)Using forged Commonwealth document with intention that is accepted as genuine by a third person20
145.4(2)Falsification of documents with intention20
Part 7.8 - Causing harm to, and impersonation and obstruction of , Commonwealth public officials753
147.1(1)Cause harm to Commonwealth official etc.213
147.2(1)Threatening to cause serious harm to a Commonwealth public official60
147.2(2)Threatening to cause harm40
148.1(3)Impersonation of public official with intent10
149.1(1)Obstruction of Commonwealth public officials430
Chapter 8 - Offences against humanity and related offences032
270.5(1)Causing a person to enter into or remain in servitude02
272.8(1)Engaging in sexual intercourse with child outside Australia01
272.8(2)Causing child to engage in sexual intercourse in presence of defendant outside Australia021
272.9(1)Engaging in sexual activity (other than sexual intercourse) with child outside Australia02
272.14(1)Procuring child to engage in sexual activity outside Australia03
272.20(1)Preparing for or planning offence involving sexual intercourse or other sexual activity with a child01
273.5(1)(a)(i)Possessing or controlling child pornography material outside Australia01
273.5(1)(a)(ii)Producing, distributing or obtaining child pornography material outside Australia01
Part 9.1 - Serious drug offences29421
302.2(1)Trafficking commercial quantities of controlled drugs036
302.3(1)Trafficking marketable quantities of controlled drugs06
302.4(1)Trafficking controlled drugs16
305.3(1)Manufacture commercial quantity controlled drugs01
305.4(1)Manufacturing marketable quantities of controlled drugs02
306.2(1)Pre-trafficking commercial quantity controlled precursors02
306.3(1)Pre-Trafficking marketable quantities of controlled precursors01
306.4(1)Pre trafficking controlled precursors03
307.1(1)Importing or exporting commercial quantities of border controlled drugs or border controlled plants093
307.2(1)Importing or exporting marketable quantities of border controlled drugs or border controlled plants083
307.3(1)Importing or exporting border controlled drugs or border controlled plants016
307.4(1)Importing or exporting border controlled drug or plants, no commercial intent811
307.5(1)Possess commercial quantity unlawfully imported border controlled drug or plants050
307.6(1)Possessing marketable quantities of unlawfully imported border controlled drugs or plants030
307.7(1)Possessing unlawfully imported border controlled drugs or border controlled plants011
307.8(1)Possessing commercial quantities of border controlled drugs/plants, suspected unlawful importation05
307.9(1)Possessing marketable border controlled drugs or plants suspected of having been unlawfully imported08
307.10(1)Possessing border controlled drugs or border controlled plants suspected of being illegally imported19
307.11(1)Importing and exporting commercial quantities of border controlled precursors025
307.12(1)Importing and exporting marketable quantities of border controlled precursors015
308.1(1)Possessing controlled drugs133
308.2(1)Possessing controlled precursors02
308.4(1)Possessing substance, equipment or instructions for commercial manufacture of controlled drugs01
310.2(1)Danger from exposure to unlawful manufacturing62
Part 9.5 – Identity crime188
372.1(1)Dealing in identification information and using to pretend to be or pass of as another person05
372.2(1)Possesses identification information with intent to use the information to engage in conduct10
376.2(1)Using false identification information at Constitutional airport60
376.3(1)Using a carriage service with false information to obtain air passenger ticket30
376.3(2)Carriage Service Offence - taking a flight using an air passenger ticket30
376.4(1)Using false information to obtain an air passenger ticket to take a constitutional flight32
376.4(2)Taking a constitutional flight using an air passenger ticket obtained using false information21
Part 9.9 - Criminal associations and organisations01
390.4(1)Supporting a criminal organisation01
Part 10.2 - Money Laundering33133
400.3(1)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $1,000,000 or more: intends/believes011
400.3(2)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $1,000,000 or more: reckless01
400.4(1)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $100,000 or more: intends/believes016
400.4(2)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $100,000 or more: reckless05
400.4(3)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $100,000 or more: negligence12
400.5(1)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $50,000 or more: intends/believes09
400.5(2)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $50,000 or more: reckless01
400.6(1)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $10,000 or more: intends/believes07
400.6(2)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $10,000 or more: reckless20
400.7(1)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $1,000 or more: intends/believes012
400.7(2)Dealing in proceeds of crime etc. - money or property worth $1,000 or more: reckless40
400.9(1)Dealing with money or other property reasonably suspected of being proceeds of crime worth $100,000+1055
400.9(1A)Dealing with money or other property reasonably suspected of being proceeds of crime under $100,0001614
Part 10.5 - Postal Services173
471.1(1)Theft of mail receptacles, articles or postal messages20
471.3(a)Taking or concealing a mail-receptacle20
471.3(b)Taking or concealing of mail receptacles, articles or postal messages in the course of posting100
471.6(1)Damaging or destroying mail receptacles, articles or postal messages20
471.12Using a postal service to menace/harass/cause offence11
471.16(1)Using a postal or similar service for child pornography material02
Part 10.6 - Telecommunications Services188542
474.1(1)General dishonesty (Telecommunications) (intending to obtain a gain)     10
474.15(1)Using a carriage service to make a threat to kill916
474.15(2)Use carriage service to threaten serious harm53
474.16Using a carriage service for a hoax threat102
474.17(1)Use carriage service to menace, harass or cause offence15369
474.18(1)Improper use of emergency call service20
474.18(2)Vexatious call to emergency service number30
474.19(1)Use a carriage service to access child pornography material2270
474.20(1)(a)(i)Possess or control child pornography material for use through a carriage service02
474.20(1)(a)(ii)Produce, supply or obtain child pornography material for use through a carriage service11
474.22(1)(a)(i)Using a carriage service to access child abuse material02
474.24A(1)Aggravated offence-offence involving conduct on 3 or more occasions and 2 or more people04
474.25A(1)Engaging in sexual activity with child using a carriage service09
474.26(1)Use carriage service to procure person under 16 years of age035
474.27(1)Use carriage service to 'groom' person under 16 years of age059
474.27(3)Use carriage service to "groom" person under 16yrs01
474.27A(1)Using a carriage service to transmit indecent communication to person under 16 years of age269
Part 10.7 - Computer Offences31
478.1(1)Unauthorised access to, or modification of, restricted data31
Total 3940

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Table C - Extensions of Criminal Responsibility dealt with summarily or on Indictment (comparison with Principal Act & section)

1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017

Data produced from CDPP's CRIMS database on 22/09/2017

ActSectionPrincipal ActPrincipal SectionSummaryIndictable
Criminal Code (Cth)11.1(1)Aviation Transport Security Act 200447(3)20
  Criminal Code (Cth)131.1(1)01
   134.1(1)010
   134.2(1)479
   135.2(1)160
   149.1(1)20
   302.2(1)05
   302.3(1)02
   302.4(1)01
   307.1(1)012
   307.2(1)03
   307.3(1)02
   307.4(1)11
   307.5(1)038
   307.6(1)023
   307.7(1)02
   307.9(1)03
   307.10(1)01
   307.11(1)02
   308.1(1)01
   308.2(1)01
   376.4(2)10
   400.9(1A)10
  Customs Act 1901233(1)(b)10
   233BAA(4)03
   233BAB(5)10
   233BAB(6)02
  Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999303DD(1)10
  Foreign Passports (Law Enforcement and Security) Act 200522(1)01
  Migration Act 1958240(1)032
  Proceeds of Crime Act 200237(1)01
 11.2(1)Australian Citizenship Act 200750(1)10
  Corporations Act 2001674(2)01
   1043A(1)01
  Criminal Code (Cth)134.1(1)066
   134.2(1)016
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)134.2(1)40
   135.1(3)011
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)135.1(7)020
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)135.2(1)20
   302.2(1)02
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)302.2(1)01
   305.3(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)305.4(1)02
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)306.2(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)306.4(1)02
   307.1(1)08
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.1(1)01
   307.2(1)03
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.2(1)015
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.3(1)02
   307.5(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.5(1)01
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.6(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.8(1)01
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.9(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.11(1)01
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)307.11(1)02
   307.12(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)400.3(1)03
   400.4(1)02
   400.5(2)01
 11.2(1)Criminal Code (Cth)400.5(1)01
 11.2A(1)Criminal Code (Cth)400.6(1)01
   400.7(1)01
   400.9(1)02
  Customs Act 1901233BAA(4)05
 11.2(1)Customs Act 1901233BAA(4)01
 11.2A(1)Customs Act 1901233BAB(5)02
   233BABAD(2)06
 11.2(1)Migration Act 1958234(1)(a)40
   234(1)(c)016
  Quarantine Act 190866B(7)019
 11.3Criminal Code (Cth)400.9(1)01
   400.9(1A)01
 11.5(1)Criminal Code (Cth)101.6(1)02
   302.2(1)03
   307.1(1)06
   307.2(1)07
   307.5(1)07
   307.11(1)03
   400.3(1)01
   400.4(1)02
  Customs Act 1901233BAA(4)01
   233BAB(5)01
   233BABAD(1)01
Totals41491