2017 Award winners

New Scholar Prize

Dr Cassandra Cross, Queensland University of Technology for her paper 'They're very lonely': Understanding the fraud victimisation of seniors published in the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy.

New Zealand Student Award for Best Abstract

Jordan Anderson, Victoria University of Wellington for her paper titled 'Uncaging the Beast: Examining risk as the driver of a separate and distinct strand of penal policy development'.


Australian Student Award for Best Abstract

Hayley Passmore and Bernadette Safe, University of Western Australia for their paper titled 'Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in the Australian youth justice system: prevalence and implications'.


Allan van Zyl Memorial Prize

Mrs Karen Heenan, Swinburne University.


Adam Sutton Crime Prevention Award

Dr Cassandra Cross, Queensland University of Technology for her article 'Using financial intelligence to target online fraud victimisation: Applying a tertiary prevention perspective'.

Christine M Alder Book Prize

Professor Mark Halsey and Ms Simone Deegan, Flinders University for their book 'Young Offenders: Crime, Prison and Struggles for Desistance'.


Allen Austin Bartholomew Award, supported bv SAGE Publications

Bree Carlton and Marie Segrave for their article Rethinking women’s post-release reintegration and ‘success’.

Student Paper Prize

Kavita Raj, Griffith University for her paper 'Female Indigenous Incarceration'.