Crime blowout: $10m repeat offenders bill

By Matthew Raggatt
Updated April 23 2018 - 10:03pm, first published March 30 2014 - 3:00am

REPEAT criminals are costing the ACT an estimated $10 million-plus a year in court and police costs, with nearly half the prisoners released from Canberra's jail returning within two years, according to new figures.

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