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The Australian Institute of Criminology is Australia's national research and knowledge centre on crime and justice. We seek to promote justice and reduce crime by undertaking and communicating evidence-based research to inform policy and practice.
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2016 Australian Crime & Violence Prevention Awards
The annual Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards recognise and reward good practice in the prevention or reduction of violence and other types of crime in Australia. The awards encourage public initiatives, and assist governments in identifying and developing practical projects which will reduce violence and other types of crime in the community. This year, the ACVPA celebrates its 25th year.
Any government agency, not-for-profit organisation or individual person making a significant contribution to a project in Australia can be nominated for an award. Projects may address specific groups such as rural and remote communities, women, children, youth, family, migrant, ethnic or Indigenous communities, or specific problems such as alcohol-related violence.
Nominations for the 2016 awards are now closed.
International Conference on Cybercrime and Computer Forensics
Cybercrime Research, Policy and Practice: the Collaboration Imperative
16-18 July 2017, Gold Coast
30th Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology conference
Acknowledging the past. Imagining the future.
5-8 December 2017, Canberra
More information coming soon.