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Appendix G

Additional data, 2008–09–2009–10

The Tables and Figures below depict data supplied by FVIP agencies for the 2008–09 and 2009–10 financial years. The 2007–08 equivalent data either were not provided during the preparation of the original report or are not directly comparable to data provided in the main body of the report.

ODPP data

Table G1: Prosecution of family violence cases by the ACT ODPP, 2008–09
Total family violence offences 1,652
Completed family violence matters 959
Proportion of family violence offences resolved by an early plea of guilt 274
Discontinued family violence offences 61

Source: ODPP specific data request, January 2010

Magistrates’ Court data

Figure G1: Domestic violence order applications, 2009–10 (n, %)

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Note: DVO=domestic violence order, IDVO=interim domestic violence order, EPO=emergency protection order

Source: ACT Magistrates’ Court

Figure G2: Final domestic violence orders, 2009–10 (n, %)

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Note: DVO=domestic violence order, DVOC=domestic violence order by consent, DVOENO=domestic violence order endorsement no objection

Source: ACT Magistrates’ Court

Figure G3: Contested domestic violence order matters, 2009–10 (n, %)

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Note: DVO=domestic violence order, IDVO=interim domestic violence order

Source: ACT Magistrates’ Court

DVCS

Figure G4: Follow-up visits made by DVCS by year, 1997–98–2009–10 (n)

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Source: DVCS

Figure G5: Crisis visits with invitation made by DVCS by year, 1997–98–2009–10 (n)

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Source: DVCS

Figure G6: Area attended on DVCS crisis visits by year, 2000–01–2009–10 (n)

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Note: North Canberra=Turner, Braddon, O’Connor, Lyneham, Hackett, Dickson, Downer, Ainslie, Watson, Civic. South Canberra=Narrabundah, Griffith, Red Hill, Kingston, Fyshwick, Forrest, Barton. Includes visits made by invitation and where no invitation made—data is recorded from information obtained from Police Operations. Raw data is presented in Table G2

Source: DVCS

Table G2: Area attended on DVCS crisis visits, 2000–01–2009–10a
2000–01 2001–02 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10
n % n % n % n % n % n % n % n % n % n %
Gungahlin 11 2 23 2 35 7 24 5 27 6 60 9 68 7 54 7 48 10 96 11
Belconnen 108 22 106 22 109 22 99 22 119 25 178 26 221 24 205 25 121 24 200 23
North Canberra 124 26 115 25 99 20 80 18 67 14 108 16 134 14 107 13 66 13 114 13
South Canberra 44 9 63 9 66 13 49 11 45 10 48 7 78 8 65 8 39 8 75 9
Woden/Weston 74 15 69 15 78 16 89 20 85 18 97 14 150 16 134 16 93 19 130 15
Tuggeranong 120 25 114 24 102 21 99 22 125 26 182 27 272 29 242 30 125 25 217 25
Other/not stated 2 0 1 0 3 1 5 1 5 1 7 1 15 2 13 2 5 1 25 3
Total 483 491 492 445 473 680 938 820 497 857

a: Percentages may not total 100 due to rounding

Note: North Canberra=Turner, Braddon, O’Connor, Lyneham, Hackett, Dickson, Downer, Ainslie, Watson, Civic. South Canberra=Narrabundah, Griffith, Red Hill, Kingston, Fyshwick, Forrest, Barton. Includes visits made by invitation and where no invitation made—data is recorded from information obtained from Police Operations. Data is visually presented in Figure G5

Source: DVCS

Note: Data are not availa

Table G3: DVCS caller age, 2000–01–2009–10 (%)
Age of caller (yrs) 2000–01 2001–02 2003–04 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10
0–12 1 1 0 <1 0 1 <1 <1
13–18 3 5 3 9 4 4 7 5
19–24 15 17 15 22 17 20 18 18
25–34 35 32 33 31 39 29 31 31
35–44 22 23 29 20 25 26 26 25
45–54 16 13 14 13 10 14 13 15
55+ 8 9 6 6 5 6 3 4

ble for 2002–03

Source: DVCS

Table G4: Cultural origin of DVCS clients, 2000–01–2009–10 (%)a
Cultural origin 2000–01 2001–02 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 8 6 6 6 5 6 6 7 4 4
English-speaking background 41 56 60 70 66 48 57 52 47 52
Non-English speaking background 28 24 17 23 11 14 20 18 14 15
Not stated 23 14 17 1 18 32 18 23 36 29

a: Percentages may not total 100 due to rounding

n/a=not available

Source: DVCS

Table G5: New DVCS clients and criminal justice matters tracked and finalised (n)
2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10
Clients who were new to DVCS 798 936 1,057 1,096 1,299 1,138
New criminal justice matters case tracked by DVCS 192 247 371 225 289 302
Older criminal justice matters finalised in this period 21 51 46 58 n/a n/a

Source: DVCS