• Police Pursuits in New South Wales

    By Alexander Angel-Graham

    The offence of police pursuits (“Skye’s law”) in New South Wales was introduced by the Crimes Amendment (Police Pursuits) Bill 2010 as a result of the death of a toddler named Skye Sassine in 2009 who was killed by the vehicle of two armed robbers which collided with her parent’s vehicle during a police pursuit. […]

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  • Larceny and Robbery – A Comprehensive Guide to the Law in New South Wales

    By Alexander Angel-Graham

    There exists an important distinction between the category of offences regulating offences against property and offences against property and persons: larceny and robbery. Larceny involves taking property without the use of force. Whereas robbery involves taking property from a person through force or the threat of force. Though they have similar elements, each crime has […]

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