Sniffer dogs increase trauma and risks of overdose
New research has found that deploying drug detection dogs at music festivals and public places encourages users to adapt their drug consumption, often with harmful consequences.
Ex-prisoners are more likely to become homeless but the reverse isn’t true
On the night the 2016 census was taken, more than 116,000 Australians were homeless. This was a 30% increase from the decade before.
Australian-first research investigates perpetration of image-based sexual abuse
One in 10 people have committed image-based sexual abuse, according to the first comprehensive research into the issue in Australia.
A gross miscarriage of justice?
Criminology and Justice expert Associate Professor Michele Ruyters shares her insights into the murder of Albert Snowball, which saw one man acquitted and another convicted.