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Crime rate in 3126 Post Code, VIC, Australia

Crime Rank: 47.43/100

(47.43% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    7,800

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    3.14 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    174

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    22.31

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    12

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

  • Property Crimes

    130

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    1.54

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    16.67

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    12.11%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    34.59%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 60 cases of Theft.

    60

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 56 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    56

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 12 cases of Property damage.

    12

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 11 cases of Assault and related offences.

    11

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 7 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    7

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 7 cases of Deception.

    7

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 6 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    6

  • Breaches of orders

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 5 cases of Breaches of orders.

    5

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 2 cases of Arson.

    2

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 2 cases of Drug use and possession.

    2

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 2 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    2

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 1 cases of Robbery.

    1

  • Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 1 cases of Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people.

    1

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 1 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    1

  • Public security offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3126 there were 1 cases of Public security offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 3126

    1 in 650

    In 2023 in 3126 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 650

  • 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

  • 3126

    1 in 60

    In 2023 in 3126 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 60

  • 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


Frequently Asked Questions

How does 3126 rank in crime?

3126 postcode is ranked 47.43/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 3126 a safe postcode?

3126 postcode is a relatively unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 3126?

The top crime types in 3126 are Theft, Burglary/Break and enter, Property damage.

What is the most reported crime in 3126?

60 Theft cases were reported in 3126 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 3126?

Crime in 3126 has increased by 8.07% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 3126 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 3126 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 3126?

The least safe suburb in 3126 is Canterbury (Vic.), by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 3126?

The safest suburb in 3126 is Canterbury (Vic.), by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 3126 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 3126 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Canterbury (Vic.).


Suburbs in Post Code 3126

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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