Adams on Criminal Law has been New Zealand’s most trusted criminal law reference for over 40 years. The Student Edition looks at the Crimes Act 1961 and Criminal Procedure Act 2011 and offers practical commentary on key sections. The concise way in which it is written, and the easy to follow format make it an ideal resource for practitioners looking for a quick reference tool and students studying the Act.

The content is dervied from Adams on Criminal Law with the selection of sections made by Emeritus Professor Jeremy Finn and Associate Professor Debra Wilson under the guidance of Hon Simon France, Judge of the High Court of New Zealand.

The 2021 edition is generally current to 1 November 2020.