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Crime rate in 6255 Post Code, WA, Australia

Crime Rank: 40.14/100

(40.14% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    4,398

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    731.27 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    89

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    20.24

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    15

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

  • Property Crimes

    45

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    3.41

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    10.23

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    25.38%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    16.25%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 22 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    22

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 20 cases of Theft.

    20

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 15 cases of Property damage.

    15

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 11 cases of Assault and related offences.

    11

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 6 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    6

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 3 cases of Sexual offences.

    3

  • Breaches of orders

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 3 cases of Breaches of orders.

    3

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 2 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    2

  • Motor Vehicle Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 2 cases of Motor Vehicle Theft.

    2

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 2 cases of Deception.

    2

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 2 cases of Arson.

    2

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 6255 there were 1 cases of Robbery.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 6255

    1 in 293

    In 2023 in 6255 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 293

  • WA

    1 in 48

    In 2023 in WA your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 48

  • 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

  • 6255

    1 in 98

    In 2023 in 6255 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 98

  • WA

    1 in 19

    In 2023 in WA your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 19

  • 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 6255 rank in crime?

6255 postcode is ranked 40.14/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 6255 a safe postcode?

6255 postcode is a relatively unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 6255?

The top crime types in 6255 are Drug dealing and trafficking, Theft, Property damage.

What is the most reported crime in 6255?

22 Drug dealing and trafficking cases were reported in 6255 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 6255?

Crime in 6255 has decreased by 16.82% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 6255 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 6255 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 6255?

The least safe suburb in 6255 is Hester, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 6255?

The safest suburb in 6255 is Winnejup, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 6255 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 6255 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Hester, Catterick and Hester Brook.


Suburbs in Post Code 6255

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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