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.

Offence statistics


Domestic violence related assault0
Alcohol related assault2
Sexual assault0
House break-ins12
Commercial break-ins5
Motor vehicle theft0
Property damage5


Crime against the person4
Crime against property26

The offence data were extracted from the NT Police SerPro system on 01/05/2024.

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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