Projects tagged with Crime & Safety
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with: NZ Police
This report aims to assess the traffic crash risk over the Christmas/New Year holiday period (henceforth referred to as the Christmas holiday period) 2013/14. The analysis in this report compares data from previous Christmas holiday periods against year round results based on a daily average, using the full...
Topics: Evaluation, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Prisoners
Most of us know someone who has been affected by crime. The goals of the Department of Corrections (the Department) are to improve public safety and reduce reoffending. This report sets out the findings of a performance audit that focused on the Department's work to reduce reoffending. We wanted to assess...
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Drugs & Alcohol, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Socio-economic status
This report presents findings from the 2012/13 New Zealand Health Survey (NZHS) about ‘at least monthly’ and ‘past year’ amphetamine use in adults aged 16–64 years of age. It also reports the mean age of ‘past year’ amphetamine users aged 16–64 years of age.
with: Ministry of Justice: MoJ
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Victims, Leadership, Local Government, Policy
Public trust in our institutions and the law is essential to making society work effectively. We want a justice system that delivers the core results of reduced crime and improved safety, and that better meets modern public expectations of service. We also want to be transparent about what we are doing and...
30 Nov 2013
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Social Services, Children, Prisoners, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Sexuality
Issue two of Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal focuses on youth offending and includes: Editorial - David Wales Early development and youth offending: Practical implications for intervention with, and reintegration of young prisoners - ...
25 Nov 2013
with: Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit: Superu , Families Commission (now operates as the Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit: Superu)
Topics: Evaluation, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Schools, Secondary Education, Māori, Pacific People, Women, Youth, Quality of Life, Sexuality
International evidence reviews have indicated that school-based relationship violence prevention programmes are one of the few strategies with proven evidence for preventing intimate partner violence. The Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit (SuPERU) within the Families Commission commissioned a rapid...
Topics: Evaluation, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Social Services, Special Character Schools, Schools
This report discusses the quality of education at the nine Child Youth and Family (CYF) residential schools. These schools provide education for the young people in New Zealand's Youth Justice and Care and Protection services.The Education Review Office found that the quality of education across most of the CYF schools was...
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: International Research, Research, Community Development, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Law & Justice, Families & Whānau, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Relationships, Policy, Women, Quality of Life, Gender
Increasing the safety of women, so they live without fear of violence, is a priority for the Ministry. The focus of primary prevention is on stopping violence against women and girls before it occurs so they have better futures and lives. Primary prevention is an emerging field of practice in New Zealand. This paper highlights...
with: Ministry of Justice: MoJ
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Information & Communications Technology, Social Media
The Ministry of Justice (the Ministry) commissioned Colmar Brunton to undertake a survey to investigate public perceptions about crime and the criminal justice system. The survey is intended to provide a robust and nuanced measure of public opinion on crime and the criminal justice system.
20 Sep 2013
with: NZ Police
The new Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 states that when developing a draft or provisional Local Alcohol Policy, a Territorial Authority must consider a range of factors set out in the Act, including the nature and severity of the alcohol-related problems arising in the district. To that end, Police (along with Licensing...
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