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Crime rate in 3166 Post Code, VIC, Australia

Crime Rank: 86.52/100

(86.52% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    24,758

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    8.34 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    1,956

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    79.00

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    161

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

  • Property Crimes

    1,269

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    6.50

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    51.26

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    49.84%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    85.32%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 947 cases of Theft.

    947

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 204 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    204

  • Breaches of orders

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 177 cases of Breaches of orders.

    177

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 147 cases of Assault and related offences.

    147

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 115 cases of Property damage.

    115

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 113 cases of Deception.

    113

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 47 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    47

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 45 cases of Drug use and possession.

    45

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 33 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    33

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 28 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    28

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 23 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    23

  • Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 16 cases of Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people.

    16

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 14 cases of Robbery.

    14

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 12 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    12

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 10 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    10

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 10 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    10

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 7 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    7

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 3 cases of Arson.

    3

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 2 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    2

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 2 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    2

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3166 there were 1 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 3166

    1 in 154

    In 2023 in 3166 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 154

  • 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

  • 3166

    1 in 20

    In 2023 in 3166 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 20

  • 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 3166 rank in crime?

3166 postcode is ranked 86.52/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 3166 a safe postcode?

3166 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 3166?

The top crime types in 3166 are Theft, Burglary/Break and enter, Breaches of orders.

What is the most reported crime in 3166?

947 Theft cases were reported in 3166 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 3166?

Crime in 3166 has increased by 19.63% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 3166 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 3166 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 3166?

The least safe suburb in 3166 is Oakleigh, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 3166?

The safest suburb in 3166 is Hughesdale, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 3166 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 3166 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Oakleigh, Huntingdale (Vic.) and Oakleigh East.


Suburbs in Post Code 3166

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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