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
CRIME01/04/2015 - 31/03/201601/04/2016 - 31/03/2017 % CHANGE
Assault12190-25.6
Domestic violence related assault7453-28.4
Alcohol related assault9260-34.8
Sexual assault5620
House break-ins2711-59.3
Commercial break-ins2622-15.4
Motor vehicle theft1512-20
Property Damage8553-37.6
SUMMARY
CRIME01/04/2015 - 31/03/201601/04/2016 - 31/03/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person131100-23.7
Crime against property233159-31.8

RATES OF OFFENDING PER 100,000 POPULATION

SELECTED
CRIME01/04/2015 - 31/03/201601/04/2016 - 31/03/2017 % CHANGE
Assault5820.14366.8-25
Domestic violence related assault3559.42571.6-27.8
Alcohol related assault4425.22911.2-34.2
Sexual assault240.5291.121
House break-ins1298.7533.7-58.9
Commercial break-ins1250.61067.4-14.6
Motor vehicle theft721.5582.2-19.3
Property Damage4088.52571.6-37.1
SUMMARY
CRIME01/04/2015 - 31/03/201601/04/2016 - 31/03/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person6301.14852-23
Crime against property11207.37714.7-31.2

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on 01/05/2017

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).