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.

Offence statistics


Domestic violence related assault118
Alcohol related assault80
Sexual assault6
House break-ins84
Commercial break-ins37
Motor vehicle theft6
Property damage159


Crime against the person206
Crime against property447

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police SerPro system on 04/07/2024.

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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