Data tables

The tables are in Excel workbooks. Data is from the calendar years 2008 to 2017.

Note that the data in these tables differs to that published by Stats NZ in the NZ.Stat tool. The data tables published here are the best source of information on specific offences or charge outcomes.

The tables contain information on:

People charged and convicted

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted.

View or download the charge and conviction data tables [XLSX, 481 KB]

Family violence offences

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted of family violence offences including Breach of protection order, Common assault (domestic) and Male assaults female.

View or download the family violence data tables [XLSX, 693 KB]

Driving under the influence

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted of driving while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. Also includes number of people with orders for alcohol interlock devices.

View or download the driving under the influence data tables [XLSX, 852 KB]

Drug offences

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted of drug offences including cannabis and methamphetamine.

View or download the drug offences data tables [XLSX, 712 KB]

Psychoactive substances offences

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted of psychoactive substances (“synthetic drug”) offences.

View or download the pyschoactive substances data tables [XLSX, 282 KB]

Sexual offences

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted of sexual offences.

View or download the sexual offences data tables [XLSX, 442 KB]

Harmful digital communication offences

The number of charges and number of people charged and convicted of Harmful Digital Communications Act offences.

View or download the harmful digital communications data tables [XLSX, 783 KB]

Discharged without conviction

The number of people discharged without conviction.

View or download the discharge without conviction data tables [XLSX, 293 KB]

Unfit to stand trial or not guilty by reason of insanity

The number of charges and number of people found unfit to stand trial or not guilty by reason of insanity.

View or download the unfit to stand trial or not guilty by reason of insanity data tables [XLSX, 82 KB]

Protection Order applications

Information includes the type of applications filed, outcomes, temporary Protection Orders granted, court locations and the age, gender and ethnicity of applicants and respondents.

View or download the protection order applications data tables [XLSX, 262 KB]

The flow chart below shows the Protection Order application process for a person experiencing family violence. It shows the process to obtain a Final Protection Order for applicants who need urgent protection (a Without notice application) compared to those who don’t need urgent protection (an On notice application).

View or download the protection order application flowchart [PDF, 29 KB]

Children adopted

Information includes the number of applications filed and granted, court locations, and the age and gender of children adopted.

View or download the children adopted data tables [XLSX, 489 KB]

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