Total Detention Reviews Concluded



Detention Reviews Concluded by Region

48-hour reviews7-day reviews30-day reviewsTotal
2022 (January to September)
National             1,813               1,467                    2,374            5,654
Eastern             605
               551
                    936
                2,092
Central             707
               524
                    848
                2,079
W​estern             501
               392
                    590
                1,483
2021
National 1,752 1,474 2,509 5,735
Eastern
434
401
712
1,547
Central735
598
1,070
2,403
Western583
475
727
1,785​
2020​
National 1,736 1,470 2,748 5,954
Eastern507
479
1,029
2,015
Central787
625
1,088
2,500
Western442
366
631
1,439​
2019
National 3,791 3,320 5,012 12,123
Eastern1,463 1,348 1,989 4,800
Central1,448 1,292 2,218 4,958
Western880 680 805 2,365
2018
National 3,257 2,716 4,767 10,740
Eastern1,1881,0141,7083,910
Central1,3311,1862,3374,854
Western7385167221,976
2017
National 3,407 2,828 4,832 11,067
Eastern1,1431,0081,5693,720
Central1,3721,2392,5595,170
Western8925817042,177
2016
National 3,630 2,955 5,666 12,251
Eastern1,112 954 1,468 3,534
Central1,699 1,500 3,615 6,814
Western819 501 583 1,903
2015
National 4,194 3,294 6,473 13,961
Eastern1,222 1,053 1,380 3,655
Central1,987 1,760 4,420 8,167
Western985 481 673 2,139
2014
National 4,451 3,460 6,945 14,856
Eastern1,190 996 1,360 3,546
Central2,194 1,951 4,904 9,049
Western1,067 513 681 2,261
2013
National 4,430 2,961 5,398 12,789
Eastern1,017 623 971 2,611
Central2,405 1,909 3,875 8,189
Western1,008 429 552 1,989

Compliance with Statutory Timeframes by Year

At a national level, the rate at which detention reviews are conducted within the legislated time frames. While there are statutory time limits for holding detention reviews, at times they are not met for reasons of natural justice or due to certain operational limitations.

Compliance with Statutory Timeframes by Year

48-hour reviews7-day reviews30-day reviews
2022 (January to September)​99%97​​%99​%
202198%96​%99​%
2020​96%94​%97%
201997%96%98%
2018 99% 97% 98%
201799%98%98%
201699%98%99%
201599%96%97%
201499%95%98%
2013 100%99%99%