About the data



How the data is collected and processed

Information on the end-to-end process of crime data from Victoria Police to the Crime Statistics Agency and onto data users.

Glossary and Data dictionary

Glossary of terms used in the statistical releases and data tables.


View the classifications used in CSA crime data including the offence classification and geographic classification.

Quality management

View the Crime Statistics Agency's quality management framework.

Explanatory notes

Explanatory notes on recorded crime statistics to assist you in interpreting and understanding Victorian crime data.