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  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X202000100002
    Description:

    This Juristat examines the characteristics and socioeconomic circumstances of young offenders who participated in the Nova Scotia Restorative Justice Program in 2009/2010. Drawing on information from tax data and the 2016 Census of Population, this analysis provides information on economic and social marginalization which may have contributed to their offending, as well as some of the challenges they continued to face in young adulthood. In particular, differences between the circumstances of male and female offenders are shown.

    Release date: 2020-07-02

  • Journals and periodicals: 85-002-X
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This publication provides in-depth analysis and detailed statistics on a variety of topics and issues related to justice and public safety. Topics include crime, victimization, homicide, civil, family and criminal courts, and correctional services. Issues related to community safety, and perceptions of safety are also covered. The publication is intended for those with an interest in Canada's justice and public safety systems as well as those who plan, establish, administer and evaluate programs and projects related to justice and public safety.

    Release date: 2020-07-02

  • Public use microdata: 35-25-0001
    Description:

    This public use microdata file includes information from the third COVID crowdsource questionnaire that collected information on Canadians' perceptions of crime, safety, and violence in their community during the COVID-19 pandemic. This product is provided using Statistics Canada's electronic file transfer service.

    Release date: 2020-06-25

  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X202000100006
    Description:

    This Juristat article profiles human trafficking incidents that came to the attention of Canadian police between 2009 and 2018.

    Release date: 2020-06-23

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2020025
    Description:

    This infographic profiles human trafficking incidents that came to the attention of Canadian police between 2009 and 2018.

    Release date: 2020-06-23

  • Table: 35-10-0112-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 259-0011)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: Civil court cases by level of court, type of case and case unit, Canada and selected provinces and territories, five years of data.
    Release date: 2020-06-17

  • Table: 35-10-0113-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 259-0012)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: Active family cases by issue(s) identified over length of case and number of fiscal years since case initiation, Canada and selected provinces and territories, five years of data.
    Release date: 2020-06-17

  • Table: 35-10-0114-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 259-0013)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: General civil court cases by level of court, case unit and type of action, Canada and selected provinces and territories, five years of data.
    Release date: 2020-06-17

  • Table: 35-10-0115-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 259-0014)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: Active civil court cases by level of court, type of case and type of event, Canada and selected provinces and territories, five years of data.
    Release date: 2020-06-17

  • Table: 35-10-0116-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 259-0015)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: Active civil court cases by level of court, type of case and elapsed time from case initiation to first disposition, Canada and selected provinces and territories, five years of data.
    Release date: 2020-06-17
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  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X19980088290
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This series of reports provides detailed statistics and analysis on a variety of topics and issues concerning Canada's justice system. Annual Juristats are produced on areas such as: crime, homicide, youth and adult courts, and corrections. Additional Juristats are also produced each year on current topics of interest to the justice community. This is a unique periodical, of great interest to those who have to plan, establish, administer and evaluate justice programs and projects, or anyone who has an interest in Canada's justice system.

    Release date: 1998-06-04

  • Stats in brief: 85-224-X19980005281
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    In 1996, 21, 901 cases of spousal assault were recorded in a sample of 154 police departments across the country. The proportion of male victims of spousal assault was relatively small (11%) compared to female victims (89%).

    Release date: 1998-05-28

  • 533. Spousal violence Archived
    Articles and reports: 85-224-X19980005284
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This section examines the nature and extent of cases of spousal violence reported to the police. Special attention is given to how spousal violence differs for women and men.

    Release date: 1998-05-28

  • 534. Child abuse Archived
    Articles and reports: 85-224-X19980005286
    Description:

    Child abuse and neglect often result in physical, emotional and developmental problems which can affect victims throughout their lifetime.However counting cases of child abuse is fraught with many difficulties.

    Release date: 1998-05-28

  • 535. Family homicide Archived
    Articles and reports: 85-224-X19980005290
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    Homicide is the most tragic form of family violence. Between 1977 and 1996, there were 12,666 victims of homicide in Canada. One-third involved victims and offenders who were related to each other by marriage, common-law union or kinship, another 49% involved acquaintances and 17% involved strangers.

    Release date: 1998-05-28

  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X19980078289
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This series of reports provides detailed statistics and analysis on a variety of topics and issues concerning Canada's justice system. Annual Juristats are produced on areas such as: crime, homicide, youth and adult courts, and corrections. Additional Juristats are also produced each year on current topics of interest to the justice community. This is a unique periodical, of great interest to those who have to plan, establish, administer and evaluate justice programs and projects, or anyone who has an interest in Canada's justice system.

    The Adult Criminal Court Statistics, 2006/2007 Juristat released May 20, 2008 was replaced on May 21, 2008.

    Release date: 1998-04-23

  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X19980068261
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This series of reports provides detailed statistics and analysis on the major areas of the criminal justice system (police, courts, legal aid, prosecutions and correctional services), as well as on a variety of current topics and issues related to justice in Canada.

    Release date: 1998-03-23

  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X19980058288
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This series of reports provides detailed statistics and analysis on the major areas of the criminal justice system (police, courts, legal aid, prosecutions and correctional services), as well as on a variety of current topics and issues related to justice in Canada.

    Release date: 1998-03-10

  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X19980048274
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This Juristat provides a statistical profile of fraud in Canada. It examines trends in fraud offences, characteristics of incidents and offenders, as well as certain adult court and sentencing information. These data suggest that the nature of fraud offences has changed considerably over the years; however, official police and court data are limited sources of information in some respects. As a result, additional information from qualitative studies is used to supplement the data in order to provide context to the overall issue of fraud and certain aspects of “white collar” crime.

    Release date: 1998-02-24

  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X19980038287
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This series of reports provides detailed statistics and analysis on the major areas of the criminal justice system (police, courts, legal aid, prosecutions and correctional services), as well as on a variety of current topics and issues related to justice in Canada.

    Release date: 1998-02-18
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  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3308
    Description: The survey provides the justice community, academics and the public with information on revenues, expenditures, personnel, and caseload statistics associated with the delivery and administration of legal aid in Canada.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3309
    Description: The objective of the Youth Court Survey (YCS) is to develop and maintain a database of statistical information on appearances, charges, and cases in youth courts.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3310
    Description: The objective of this survey is to provide information on the human resources and costs associated with the operation of Canadian courts.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3312
    Description: The objective of the Integrated Criminal Court Survey (ICCS) is to develop and maintain a national database of statistical information on appearances, charges, and cases in youth courts and adult criminal courts. The survey is intended to be a census of pending and completed federal statute charges heard in provincial-territorial and superior courts in Canada. Appeal courts, federal courts (e.g., Tax Court of Canada) and the Supreme Court of Canada are not covered by the survey.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3313
    Description: The Corrections Key Indicator Report for Adults and Youth monitors trends in correctional populations and provides a basis for calculating incarceration rates based on the Canadian population. This survey describes average counts of adults and youth under custody and under community supervision, who are under the responsibility of provincial/territorial correctional services.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3315
    Description: This survey collects detailed data on homicide in Canada. The survey has collected police-reported data on the characteristics of all murder incidents, victims and accused persons since 1961 and all homicides (including murder, manslaughter and infanticide) since 1974.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3322
    Description: The primary objective of this survey is to provide information on the human resources and costs associated with the delivery of criminal prosecutions services in Canada.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3323
    Description: The purpose of the Youth Custody and Community Services (YCCS) survey is to provide important indicators as to the nature and case characteristics of youth in correctional services and are of use to agencies responsible for the delivery of these services, the media and the public. The survey collects annual data on the delivery of youth correctional services from the provinces and territories.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3324
    Description: This survey collects statistical and descriptive information on child and spousal support payments from provincial and territorial maintenance enforcement programs.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3325
    Description: The purpose of this survey is to provide information on the nature and characteristics of Alternative Measures cases in youth corrections, which are of use to justice agencies, the media and the public.

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