NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics & Research

Service Description

The Bureau is the official source of NSW crime information. BOCSAR conducts research into crime and criminal justice and evaluates initiatives designed to reduce crime and reoffending. It provides statistics on custody and crime in specific areas. The website contains an extensive array of publications and data files and two crime tools: crime mapping tool - clickable maps and graphs to search crime by area; and sentencing too - clickable graphs to search adult sentences by offence.

Alternate Names: BOCSAR

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm


Referral System

Not required

Service Fees

Fees for Stats Services - some services free, many resources available free on the website

Disability Access

Yes. Lift

Organisational Information

Area Served


Parent Organisation

Attorney General and Justice

Postal Address

GPO Box 31




Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities


Last Updated: 7 January 2022