Research reports

Our research reports examine sentencing data and provide insights into how people are sentenced in Queensland.

You can explore data on offences, offender groups and a variety of sentencing topics.


Icon of a group of people.Profile series

This series investigates sentencing trends and patterns for specific groups of people in Queensland.


Icon of a spotlight.Sentencing Spotlight

The Sentencing Spotlight series summarises the sentencing outcomes of matters finalised in Queensland courts, including according to offence categories and demographic indicators over time.


Icon of an open book with graphs and text.Research briefs

Research briefs are short-format publications providing analysis of specific sentencing topics.