Statistics on the workload of the Supreme Court show that there has been a steady fall over the last four years in the number of applications for leave to appeal.The number of applications for leave... More about Fall in applications for leave to appeal to Supreme Court.
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High rate of imprisonment for Māori adults (9 May 2019)
Statistics for adults convicted by sentence type show that Māori adults comprised 46% of adults convicted of an offence in 2018 where ethnicity was known, but made up 58% of adults who were sentenced to... More about High rate of imprisonment for Māori adults.
Highest conviction rate for driving offences in 2018 (9 May 2019)
Traffic and vehicle regulatory offences had the highest rate of conviction in 2018, with 91.7% of all such offences resulting in conviction when prosecuted to an outcome in 2018.Statistics New Zealand has released adult criminal... More about Highest conviction rate for driving offences in 2018.