Numbers of charges for arrests in Canberra jumps 30 per cent in five years as cautions fall

By Daniel Burdon
Updated April 24 2018 - 9:04pm, first published August 25 2017 - 5:47pm

The number of people Canberra's police are arresting has jumped 30 per cent in five years, a possible sign the focus has turned to more serious crimes and restorative justice may be working.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.


(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.