Nhulunbuy Crime Statistics

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.

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Offence statistics

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CRIME% CHANGE
Assault7460-18.92
Domestic violence related assault4528-37.78
Alcohol related assault5549-10.91
Sexual assault74-42.86
House break-ins152460
Commercial break-ins3115-51.61
Motor vehicle theft249-62.5
Property damage9456-40.43

Summary

CRIME% CHANGE
Crime against the person8767-22.99
Crime against property259157-39.38

Rates of offending per 100,000 population

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CRIME% CHANGE
Assault Rate per 100,00022631835.4-18.9
Domestic violence related assault Rate per 100,0001376.1856.5-37.76
Alcohol related assault Rate per 100,00016821498.9-10.89
Sexual assault Rate per 100,000214.1122.4-42.83
House break-ins Rate per 100,000458.7734.260.06
Commercial break-ins Rate per 100,000948458.9-51.59
Motor vehicle theft Rate per 100,000733.9275.3-62.49
Property damage Rate per 100,0002874.61713.1-40.41

Summary

CRIME% CHANGE
Crime against the person Rate per 100,0002660.62049.6-22.96
Crime against property Rate per 100,0007920.54802.7-39.36

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police PROMIS system on .

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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