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Crime rate in Bolton Point, NSW, Australia, 2283

Suburb in Lake Macquarie

Crime Rank: 23/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    2,124

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    1.68 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    162

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    76.27

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    37

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

  • Property Crimes

    45

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    17.42

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    21.19

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    90.18%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    69.21%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 41 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    41

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 26 cases of Assault and related offences.

    26

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 19 cases of Property damage.

    19

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 16 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    16

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 14 cases of Theft.

    14

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 10 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    10

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 9 cases of Sexual offences.

    9

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 6 cases of Deception.

    6

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 5 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    5

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 4 cases of Drug use and possession.

    4

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 3 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    3

  • Arson

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 2 cases of Arson.

    2

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 2 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    2

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 2 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    2

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 1 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    1

  • Other drug offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 1 cases of Other drug offences.

    1

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in Bolton Point there were 1 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Bolton Point

    1 in 57

    In 2022 in Bolton Point your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 57

  • 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

  • Bolton Point

    1 in 47

    In 2022 in Bolton Point your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 47

  • 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 Bolton Point rank in crime?

Bolton Point suburb is ranked 23/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Bolton Point a safe suburb?

Bolton Point suburb is moderately safe. Crime exists and may impact some people.

What are the main crime problems in Bolton Point?

The top crime types in Bolton Point are Justice procedures offences, Assault and related offences, Property damage.

What is the most reported crime in Bolton Point?

41 Justice procedures offences cases were reported in Bolton Point in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Bolton Point?

Crime in Bolton Point has decreased by 16.06% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Bolton Point in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Bolton Point 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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