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Crime rate in Northern Peninsula Area, QLD, Australia

Crime Rank: 100/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population
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    2,783

    Population of the LGA from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    1,066.32 km2

    Area size of the LGA in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    395

    Total number of crimes in the LGA

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    141.93

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    84

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

  • Property Crimes
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    208

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

  • Violent Crimes
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    30.18

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
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    74.74

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • lgas with less
    Violent Crimes
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    86.72%

    Number of LGAs with less violent crimes

  • lgas with less
    Property Crimes
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    89.34%

    Number of LGAs with less property crimes

5 year Northern Peninsula Area crime trends

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Northern Peninsula Area crime compared

Top crime types in Northern Peninsula Area:


  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 83 reported cases of Assault and related offences.

    83

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 74 reported cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    74

  • Theft

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 57 reported cases of Theft.

    57

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 53 reported cases of Property damage.

    53

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 36 reported cases of Transport regulation offences.

    36

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 23 reported cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    23

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 22 reported cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    22

  • Motor Vehicle Theft

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 19 reported cases of Motor Vehicle Theft.

    19

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 8 reported cases of Other crimes against the person.

    8

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 8 reported cases of Public nuisance offences.

    8

  • Arson

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 5 reported cases of Arson.

    5

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 3 reported cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    3

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 2 reported cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    2

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 1 reported cases of Robbery.

    1

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area there were 1 reported cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Northern Peninsula Area

    1 in 33

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 33

  • QLD

    1 in 131

    In 2023 in QLD your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 131

  • 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

  • Northern Peninsula Area

    1 in 13

    In 2023 in Northern Peninsula Area your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 13

  • QLD

    1 in 22

    In 2023 in QLD your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 22

  • 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 Northern Peninsula Area rank in crime?

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

Is Northern Peninsula Area a safe lga?

Northern Peninsula Area lga is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Northern Peninsula Area?

The top crime types in Northern Peninsula Area are Assault and related offences, Burglary/Break and enter, Theft.

What is the most reported crime in Northern Peninsula Area?

83 Assault and related offences cases were reported in Northern Peninsula Area in 2023.

Is crime increasing in Northern Peninsula Area?

Crime in Northern Peninsula Area has decreased by 3.66% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in Northern Peninsula Area in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Northern Peninsula Area in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in Northern Peninsula Area?

The least safe suburb in Northern Peninsula Area is Injinoo, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in Northern Peninsula Area?

The safest suburb in Northern Peninsula Area is New Mapoon, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are Northern Peninsula Area crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in Northern Peninsula Area by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Injinoo, Seisia and Bamaga.


Suburbs in Northern Peninsula Area

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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