The present study describes patterns of crime in the new town of Tuggeranong, A.C.T. during the early period of its development. This description is based on an analysis of data on all offences committed in Tuggeranong during the years 1976 and 1978 and on all offenders apprehended by police in those years for committing these offences.
Crime in a new community: the case of Tuggeranong
Australian Institute of Criminology