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
CRIME01/12/2015 - 30/11/201601/12/2016 - 30/11/2017 % CHANGE
Assault10885-21.3
Domestic violence related assault6548-26.2
Alcohol related assault7658-23.7
Sexual assault5620
House break-ins182855.6
Commercial break-ins2459145.8
Motor vehicle theft91788.9
Property Damage6410665.6
SUMMARY
CRIME01/12/2015 - 30/11/201601/12/2016 - 30/11/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person11994-21
Crime against property18330968.9

RATES OF OFFENDING PER 100,000 POPULATION

SELECTED
CRIME01/12/2015 - 30/11/201601/12/2016 - 30/11/2017 % CHANGE
Assault31162489.7-20.1
Domestic violence related assault1875.41406-25
Alcohol related assault2192.71698.9-22.5
Sexual assault144.3175.721.8
House break-ins519.3820.257.9
Commercial break-ins692.41728.2149.6
Motor vehicle theft259.7497.991.7
Property Damage1846.53104.968.2
SUMMARY
CRIME01/12/2015 - 30/11/201601/12/2016 - 30/11/2017 % CHANGE
Crime against the person3433.42753.4-19.8
Crime against property5279.9905171.4

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on 01/01/2018

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).