Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Abbreviations
    • Acknowledgments
    • Symbols
    • Notes
    • Main findings
  • Body section
    • 1 Overview
      • 1.1 Young people under supervision
      • 1.2 Trends
      • 1.3 States and territories
      • 1.4 Use of detention
      • 1.5 Community-based supervision
      • 1.6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
      • 1.7 Comparison with adults
      • 1.8 Report structure
    • 2 The juvenile justice system in Australia
      • 2.1 Definition of a young person
      • 2.2 Agencies involved in the juvenile justice system
        • Police
        • Courts
        • Parole boards
        • Juvenile justice agencies
      • 2.3 Young people involved in the juvenile justice system
        • Young people proceeded against by police
        • Defendants finalised in children's courts
      • 2.4 Juvenile justice supervision in the states and territories
    • 3 Data and methods
      • 3.1 Juvenile justice NMDS versions
      • 3.2 Data on children and young people under juvenile justice supervision
      • 3.3 Data on types of supervision
      • 3.4 Data quality and coverage
        • New South Wales
        • Queensland
        • Western Australia
        • Tasmania
        • Australian Capital Territory
        • Northern Territory
      • 3.5 Methods
        • National totals
        • Age
        • Duration
        • Number under supervision
        • Population rates
        • Rate ratio
        • Receptions
        • Releases
        • Remoteness
        • Socioeconomic status
      • 3.6 Appendix tables
    • 4 Characteristics of young people under supervision
      • 4.1 Summary
      • 4.2 Age, sex and Indigenous status
        • Number under supervision
        • Rates of supervision
        • Trends
  • 4.3 First supervision
  • 4.4 Remoteness of usual residence
  • 4.5 Socioeconomic status of usual residence

 

  • 5 Characteristics of supervision and orders
    • 5.1 Summary
    • 5.2 Number of orders and supervision periods
    • 5.3 Length of supervision
    • 5.4 Types of supervision
      • Community-based supervision and detention
      • Legal status
  • 6 Community-based supervision
    • 6.1 Summary
    • 6.2 Number and rate of young people under community-based supervision
      • Number under supervision
      • Rates of supervision
      • Trends
    • 6.3 First supervision
    • 6.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 6.5 Socioeconomic status of usual residence
    • 6.6 Legal status
    • 6.7 Types of supervision
      • Supervised or conditional bail and other unsentenced orders
      • Probation and similar orders
      • Suspended detention
      • Parole or supervised release
  • 7. Detention
    • 7.1 Summary
    • 7.2 Number and rate of young people in detention
      • Number in detention
      • Rates of detention
      • Trends
    • 7.3 First supervision
    • 7.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 7.5 Socioeconomic status of usual residence
    • 7.6 Legal status
    • 7.7 Receptions and releases
    • 7.8 Unsentenced detention
    • 7.9 Sentenced detention
  • 8 State and territory summary
    • 8.1 New South Wales
      • Number and rate under supervision
      • Trends
      • Detention
    • 8.2 Victoria
      • Number and rate under supervision
      • Trends
      • Detention
    • 8.3 Queensland
      • Number and rate under supervision
      • Trends
      • Detention
    • 8.4 Western Australia
    • 8.5 South Australia
      • Number and rate under supervision
      • Trends
      • Detention
    • 8.6 Tasmania
      • Number and rate under supervision
      • Trends
      • Detention
    • 8.7 Australian Capital Territory
      • Number and rate under supervision
      • Trends
      • Detention
    • 8.8 Northern Territory

 

  • End matter
    • Appendix - State and territory juvenile justice systems, programs and services
      • New South Wales
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
          • Case management
          • Offence-specific and therapeutic programs
          • Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
          • Supported accommodation and bail programs
          • Pre- and post- release programs
          • Other programs
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • Victoria
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
          • Case management
          • Offence-specific and therapeutic programs
          • Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
          • Supported accommodation and bail programs
          • Pre- and post-release programs
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • Queensland
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
          • Case management
          • Offence-specific and therapeutic programs
          • Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
          • Supported accommodation and bail programs
          • Pre- and post-release programs
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • Western Australia
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • South Australia
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
          • Case management
          • Offence-specific and therapeutic programs
          • Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
          • Supported accommodation and bail programs
          • Pre-and post-release programs
          • Other programs
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • Tasmania
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
          • Case management
          • Offence-specific and therapeutic programs
          • Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
            • Lungtalanana
            • Indigenous partnerships
          • Supported accommodation and bail programs
          • Pre-and post-release programs
          • Other programs
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • Australian Capital Territory
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
        • Key elements
          • Diversion
          • Case management
          • Offence-specific and therapeutic programs
          • Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
          • Supported accommodation and bail programs
          • Pre- and post-release programs
          • Other programs
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
      • Northern Territory
        • Key policy directions
        • Key agencies
          • Juvenile justice agency
          • Police
          • Courts
            • Pre-sentencing conference
            • Non-parole period
        • Legislation
        • Juvenile justice remand and detention centres
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Related publications