Australian Institute of Criminology National Homicide Monitoring Program
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Item type:||Data Source|
The National Homicide Monitoring Program (NHMP) commenced on 1 July 1989. Through it, the Australian Institute of Criminology monitors trends and patterns in homicide across Australian jurisdictions. The NHMP data provides details of victims, offenders and the circumstances of the incident.
Key sources of data for the NHMP include:
Where appropriate, the data are further supplemented by newspaper clippings.
The information is divided into four key areas:
Collection and usage attributes
|Frequency:||Annual data collection, published biennially.|
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Criminology
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC) 2016. About the National Homicide Monitoring Program. Canberra: AIC, http://www.aic.gov.au/publications/current%20series/mr/21-40/mr21/03_about.html.