Current Issues in Criminal Justice Volume 29 Number 2, November 2017
Current Issues in Criminal Justice Volume 29 Number 2, November 2017
Editor: Murray Lee
Institute of Criminology Press
ISSN: 1034-5329

Current Issues in Criminal Justice is the major Australian journal on criminal justice. Contributors include academics, researchers and professionals, who provide expert analysis of the many aspects of criminal justice. The journal covers national and international issues, and has subscribers from many different countries and disciplines.



  • 'Of Middle Eastern Appearance? is a Flawed Racial Profiling Descriptor by Ryan Al-Natourl
  • Bail Justices in Victoria: Perceptions and Experiences by Emma Colvinl
  • Examining the Accuracy of Print Media Representations of Homicide in Australia by Emily Waters, Christine Bond and Li Eriksson

Contemporary Comments

  • Addressing Family Violence through Visa Sponsor Checks: A Step in the Right Direction? by Marie Segrave and Cathrine Burnett-Wake
  • A Queer Criminal Career by Nicole L. Asquith, Angela Dwyer and Paul Simpson
  • Best Practice for Estimating Elder Abuse Prevalence in Australia: Moving towards the Dynamic Concept of ?Adults at Risk? and away from Arbitrary Age Cut-Offs by Emily Moir, Barbara Blundell, Joseph Clare and Michael Clare

Book review

  • What Went Wrong With Money Laundering Law? by Peter Alldridge reviewed by Penny Crofts