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Crime rate in Berkshire Park, NSW, Australia, 2765

Suburb in Penrith

Crime Rank: 10/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    2,149

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    19.27 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    85

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    39.55

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    9

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

  • Property Crimes

    13

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    4.19

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    6.05

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    65.28%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    42.48%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 45 cases of Deception.

    45

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 10 cases of Theft.

    10

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 7 cases of Assault and related offences.

    7

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 7 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    7

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 3 cases of Property damage.

    3

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 3 cases of Drug use and possession.

    3

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 3 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    3

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 3 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    3

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 2 cases of Sexual offences.

    2

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park there were 2 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    2

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Berkshire Park

    1 in 239

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 239

  • NSW

    1 in 97

    In 2022 in NSW your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 97

  • Australia

    1 in 105

    In 2022 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 105

Chances of becoming a victim of a Property crime

  • Berkshire Park

    1 in 165

    In 2022 in Berkshire Park your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 165

  • NSW

    1 in 44

    In 2022 in NSW your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 44

  • Australia

    1 in 31

    In 2022 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 31


Frequently Asked Questions

How does Berkshire Park rank in crime?

Berkshire Park suburb is ranked 10/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Berkshire Park a safe suburb?

Berkshire Park suburb could be considered safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Berkshire Park?

The top crime types in Berkshire Park are Deception, Theft, Assault and related offences.

What is the most reported crime in Berkshire Park?

45 Deception cases were reported in Berkshire Park in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Berkshire Park?

Crime in Berkshire Park has increased by 10.39% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Berkshire Park in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Berkshire Park in 2022.

The data is based on annual 2022 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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