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
CRIME01/08/2015 - 31/07/201601/08/2016 - 31/07/2017 % CHANGE
Assault13377-42.1
Domestic violence related assault8741-52.9
Alcohol related assault10450-51.9
Sexual assault48100
House break-ins2616-38.5
Commercial break-ins274774.1
Motor vehicle theft111645.5
Property Damage8779-9.2
SUMMARY
CRIME01/08/2015 - 31/07/201601/08/2016 - 31/07/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person14287-38.7
Crime against property236233-1.3

RATES OF OFFENDING PER 100,000 POPULATION

SELECTED
CRIME01/08/2015 - 31/07/201601/08/2016 - 31/07/2017 % CHANGE
Assault3858.42265.4-41.3
Domestic violence related assault2523.91206.2-52.2
Alcohol related assault3017.11471-51.2
Sexual assault116235.4102.9
House break-ins754.3470.7-37.6
Commercial break-ins783.31382.876.5
Motor vehicle theft319.1470.747.5
Property Damage2523.92324.2-7.9
SUMMARY
CRIME01/08/2015 - 31/07/201601/08/2016 - 31/07/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person4119.52559.6-37.9
Crime against property6846.568550.1

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on 01/09/2017

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).