Family Violence Incidents
Corporate Statistics, Victoria Police, releases summary reports about family violence incidents across Victoria. Information is compiled from data stored on the Law Enforcement Assistance Program database. The information shows the number of family violence incidents recorded in a given area over a given period and compares these numbers with previous periods.
Quality and Applicability
The figures provided by Victoria Police are the provisional statistics for family violence incidents across Victoria.
Use these figures if you want to know about the number of recorded family violence incidents in a given area.
Information about family violence incidents is available for local government areas (grouped according to police regions).
The most current information about family violence incidents refers to 2006-2007.
The most current information about family violence incidents was released in August 2007.
Access information about family violence incidents through Victoria Police. Click on 'Family Violence by PSA' to download the summary reports.
Cost and Format
Information about family violence incidents is downloadable free of charge in PDF format.
Contact Corporate Statistics, Corporate Strategy and Performance, Victoria Police Centre, telephone (03) 9247 6703 or write to 637 Flinders Street Melbourne Vic 3005.
Additional Data Source(s)
Information about family violence incidents based on Victoria Police figures is available through the Victorian Local Governance Association online library of social statistics.