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
CRIME01/10/2015 - 30/09/201601/10/2016 - 30/09/2017 % CHANGE
Assault10581-22.9
Domestic violence related assault6343-31.7
Alcohol related assault7853-32.1
Sexual assault65-16.7
House break-ins25264
Commercial break-ins284975
Motor vehicle theft111645.5
Property Damage749021.6
SUMMARY
CRIME01/10/2015 - 30/09/201601/10/2016 - 30/09/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person11786-26.5
Crime against property22026620.9

RATES OF OFFENDING PER 100,000 POPULATION

SELECTED
CRIME01/10/2015 - 30/09/201601/10/2016 - 30/09/2017 % CHANGE
Assault3042.62383.1-21.7
Domestic violence related assault1825.61265.1-30.7
Alcohol related assault2260.21559.3-31
Sexual assault173.9147.1-15.4
House break-ins724.4764.95.6
Commercial break-ins811.41441.677.7
Motor vehicle theft318.7470.747.7
Property Damage2144.32647.823.5
SUMMARY
CRIME01/10/2015 - 30/09/201601/10/2016 - 30/09/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person3390.32530.2-25.4
Crime against property63757825.822.8

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on 01/11/2017

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).