Northern Territory Crime Statistics

The Northern Territory crime statistics are prepared by the Department of the Attorney-General and Justice using data recorded by the Northern Territory Police. The statistics on this site are updated on a monthly basis. Earlier quarterly crime statistics are available on the Department of the Attorney-General and Justice website.

NT Crime Statistics are released on the third Friday of each month at 10:30am.


Offence statistics


Domestic violence related assault522
Alcohol related assault354
Sexual assault27
House break-ins429
Commercial break-ins180
Motor vehicle theft54
Property damage719


Crime against the person973
Crime against property1,966

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police SerPro system on 1/03/2024.

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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