Crimes Act 1961, 26th edition

Crimes Act 1961 brings together, in one convenient volume, the entire Crimes Act 1961 and the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990.

NZD$ 65.00
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Release Date: January 24, 2023
ISBN/ISSN: 9781988546643

Product description

This title remains an accessible and portable reference point for the legislation required by students of criminal law, and practitioners working in criminal law.

Consolidated and reviewed regularly for your convenience, this 26th edition is current as of November 2022 and continues to be the perfect tool for practise or study.


• Convenient go-to text for the Crimes Act 1961 and New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990; Acts which are dealt with daily by students, criminal practitioners, and police.
• Portable, compact, and affordable
• Provides up-to-date, consolidated legislation as taught and required in compulsory second-year criminal law courses at universities.

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Table of contents

Crimes Act 1961

Part 1: Jurisdiction

Part 2: Punishments

Part 3: Matters of justification or excuse

Part 4: Parties to the commission of offences

Part 5: Crimes against public order

Part 6: Crimes affecting the administration of law and justice

Part 7: Crimes against morality and decency, sexual crimes, and crimes against public welfare

Part 8: Crimes against the person

Part 9: Crimes against reputation

Part 9A: Crimes against personal privacy

Part 10: Crimes against rights of property

Part 11: Threatening, conspiring, and attempting to commit offences

Part 11A: Obtaining evidence by interception devices

Part 12: Procedure

Part 13: Appeals

Part 14: Miscellaneous provisions


New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990

Part 1: General provisions

Part 2: Civil and political rights

Part 3: Miscellaneous provisions