Robbery Or Stealing

What is the ‘Walama List’?

The Walama List is an alternative sentencing procedure specifically for Indigenous Australians. Click here for more…

Retail Theft Rises in New South Wales

There's a sharp increase in retail theft post pandemic. Click here for more on the law and penalties on retail theft in New South Wales.

Stealing, Shoplifting and Theft

The penalties for stealing depend on the value of stolen property in New South Wales. Click here for more…

Motor Vehicle Theft Offences

Motor vehicle theft has reached an all-time high in the last six years in NSW, largely occurring in regional areas by young offenders…

Motor Vehicle Theft and Carjacking Charges NSW

A man and woman who allegedly stole a car containing a 4-month baby girl inside have been arrested. Click here for more on car jacking laws.

The Meaning of Extortion

A Sydney man was allegedly kidnapped from his Smithfield home and tortured for six days in a horror kidnapping…


The law on larceny in New South Wales. This articles outlines the penalties and laws on theft or stealing offences.

Doli Incapax | Age of Criminal Responsibility Australia

What’s the age that a child can be held criminally responsible and punished under Australia’s criminal justice system? Click here for more...

Finders Keepers Law

Does keeping lost property amount to larceny or stealing in New South Wales?

Indictable Offence

What is an indictable offence vs summary offence in New South Wales? Click here for more on examples of indictable offences...


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