Nhulunbuy

The Nhulunbuy urban centre includes the township and cemetery area, and represents approximately 2% of the Northern Territory’s population.

The Nhulunbuy region falls within the NT Police Northern Command, click here for a message from the Commander.

OFFENCE STATISTICS

SELECTED
CRIME01/06/2015 - 31/05/201601/06/2016 - 31/05/2017 % CHANGE
Assault12778-38.6
Domestic violence related assault8342-49.4
Alcohol related assault9954-45.5
Sexual assault5740
House break-ins2514-44
Commercial break-ins283732.1
Motor vehicle theft1512-20
Property Damage9065-27.8
SUMMARY
CRIME01/06/2015 - 31/05/201601/06/2016 - 31/05/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person13887-37
Crime against property240198-17.5

RATES OF OFFENDING PER 100,000 POPULATION

SELECTED
CRIME01/06/2015 - 31/05/201601/06/2016 - 31/05/2017 % CHANGE
Assault6120.53793.8-38
Domestic violence related assault40002042.8-48.9
Alcohol related assault4771.12626.5-44.9
Sexual assault241340.541.3
House break-ins1204.8680.9-43.5
Commercial break-ins1349.41799.633.4
Motor vehicle theft722.9583.7-19.3
Property Damage4337.33161.5-27.1
SUMMARY
CRIME01/06/2015 - 31/05/201601/06/2016 - 31/05/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person6650.64231.5-36.4
Crime against property11566.39630.4-16.7

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on 01/07/2017

Offence rates have been calculated using the latest available estimated resident population data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (Australian Demographic Statistics, cat. 3101.0, with regional splits based on Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2012, cat. 3218.0).