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Crime rate in Hindmarsh, VIC, Australia

Crime Rank: 25/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population
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    5,742

    Population of the LGA from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    11,301.69 km2

    Area size of the LGA in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    225

    Total number of crimes in the LGA

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    39.18

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    29

    Total number of violent crimes in the LGA (homicide, assault, sexual assault, robbery, etc...)

  • Property Crimes
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    102

    Total number of property crimes in the LGA (arson, burglary, theft, car theft, etc...)

  • Violent Crimes
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    5.05

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people
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    17.76

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • lgas with less
    Violent Crimes
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    17.91%

    Number of LGAs with less violent crimes

  • lgas with less
    Property Crimes
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    20.12%

    Number of LGAs with less property crimes

5 year Hindmarsh crime trends

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Hindmarsh crime compared

Top crime types in Hindmarsh:


  • Theft

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 53 reported cases of Theft.

    53

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 29 reported cases of Property damage.

    29

  • Breaches of orders

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 29 reported cases of Breaches of orders.

    29

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 28 reported cases of Assault and related offences.

    28

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 18 reported cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    18

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 12 reported cases of Other crimes against the person.

    12

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 11 reported cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    11

  • Deception

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 9 reported cases of Deception.

    9

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 7 reported cases of Drug use and possession.

    7

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 7 reported cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    7

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 6 reported cases of Justice procedures offences.

    6

  • Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 4 reported cases of Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people.

    4

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 4 reported cases of Public nuisance offences.

    4

  • Arson

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 2 reported cases of Arson.

    2

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 1 reported cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    1

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 1 reported cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    1

  • Regulatory driving offences

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 1 reported cases of Regulatory driving offences.

    1

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 1 reported cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    1

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 1 reported cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    1

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh there were 1 reported cases of Robbery.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Hindmarsh

    1 in 198

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 198

  • VIC

    1 in 146

    In 2023 in VIC your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 146

  • Australia

    1 in 95

    In 2023 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 95

Chances of becoming a victim of a Property crime

  • Hindmarsh

    1 in 56

    In 2023 in Hindmarsh your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 56

  • VIC

    1 in 31

    In 2023 in VIC your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 31

  • Australia

    1 in 28

    In 2023 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 28

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Frequently Asked Questions

How does Hindmarsh rank in crime?

Hindmarsh lga is ranked 25/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Hindmarsh a safe lga?

Hindmarsh lga is moderately safe. Crime exists and may impact some people.

What are the main crime problems in Hindmarsh?

The top crime types in Hindmarsh are Theft, Property damage, Breaches of orders.

What is the most reported crime in Hindmarsh?

53 Theft cases were reported in Hindmarsh in 2023.

Is crime increasing in Hindmarsh?

Crime in Hindmarsh has increased by 13.07% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in Hindmarsh in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Hindmarsh in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in Hindmarsh?

The least safe suburb in Hindmarsh is Yanac, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in Hindmarsh?

The safest suburb in Hindmarsh is Glenlee (Vic.), by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are Hindmarsh crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in Hindmarsh by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Yanac, Little Desert and Lorquon.


Suburbs in Hindmarsh

The data is based on annual 2023 data from state police departments and population data from the 2021 ABS Census. Rank is calculated for crimes weighted by severity and proportionate to population.

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