Palmerston

The Palmerston urban centre consists of the Palmerston suburbs from Pinelands and Yarrawonga south to the Elizabeth River, closely approximating the Palmerston Local Government Area, and represents approximately 13% of the Northern Territory’s population.

The Palmerston region falls within the NT Police Darwin Metropolitan Command, click here for a message from the Commander.

OFFENCE STATISTICS

SELECTED
CRIME01/01/2017 - 31/12/201701/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 % CHANGE
Assault613548-10.6
Domestic violence related assault313305-2.6
Alcohol related assault323272-15.8
Sexual assault3029-3.3
House break-ins419398-5
Commercial break-ins19225733.9
Motor vehicle theft351287-18.2
Property Damage108511193.1
SUMMARY
CRIME01/01/2017 - 31/12/201701/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 % CHANGE
Crime against the person728665-8.7
Crime against property315131901.2

RATES OF OFFENDING PER 100,000 POPULATION

SELECTED
CRIME01/01/2017 - 31/12/201701/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 % CHANGE
Assault1695.81486.8-12.3
Domestic violence related assault865.9827.5-4.4
Alcohol related assault893.5738-17.4
Sexual assault8378.7-5.2
House break-ins1159.11079.8-6.8
Commercial break-ins531.1697.331.3
Motor vehicle theft971778.7-19.8
Property Damage3001.53036.11.2
SUMMARY
CRIME01/01/2017 - 31/12/201701/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 % CHANGE
Crime against the person2013.91804.3-10.4
Crime against property8716.78655.1-0.7

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on 01/02/2019

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).

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