Select below for more information about some specific assault and violence offences.
Select below for more information about a selection of drug offences.
Click on our selection of some common offences below for a more detailed summary.
For a detailed summary of sex related offences, select from our list below.
- Aggravated Indecent Assault
- Aggravated Sexual Assault
- Indecent Assault
- Sexual Assault
- Sexual intercourse with a child between 14 and 16 years of age
- Aggravated Sexual Assault in Company
- Act of Indecency
- Act of Indecency with child under 16 years whilst being filmed
- Act of Indecency with Child under the age of 10 years
- Aggravated Act of Indecency
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Customs offences can involve a wide range of items and penalties. Select below for a summary of commonly charged offences.
Offences involving the loss of life are recognised as the most serious of all criminal offences. Select below for more information about the murder and manslaughter offences in NSW.
Following conviction, there are a number of sentencing options available. These range from the court taking no action, through to a sentence of imprisonment. Select below for a summary of the sentencing options in NSW.
Bail, allowing an accused to be at liberty while their case is before the court, is often one of the most important preliminary issues faced by a person. Select below for our summary of the important bail issues in NSW.
The law relating to defences in NSW can be complex and often requires an accused person to establish particular facts. For a summary of some common defences, select below.