Alice Springs Crime Statistics

The Alice Springs urban centre includes the downtown and surrounding areas corresponding to the Alice Springs Local Government Area, and represents approximately 12% of the Northern Territory’s population.

The Alice Springs region falls within the NT Police Southern Command.

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Offence statistics


Domestic violence related assault122
Alcohol related assault87
Sexual assault7
House break-ins123
Commercial break-ins34
Motor vehicle theft16
Property damage253


Crime against the person210
Crime against property538

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police SerPro system on 1/02/2024.

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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