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Crime rate in Broadmeadow, NSW, Australia, 2292

Suburb in Newcastle

Crime Rank: 67/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    1,688

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    2.07 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    700

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    414.69

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    60

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

  • Property Crimes

    256

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    35.55

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    151.66

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    95.94%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    97.26%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 172 cases of Theft.

    172

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 172 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    172

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 50 cases of Assault and related offences.

    50

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 49 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    49

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 49 cases of Property damage.

    49

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 35 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    35

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 34 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    34

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 31 cases of Drug use and possession.

    31

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 26 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    26

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 24 cases of Deception.

    24

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 16 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    16

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 9 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    9

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 9 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    9

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 8 cases of Sexual offences.

    8

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 6 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    6

  • Other drug offences

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 5 cases of Other drug offences.

    5

  • Robbery

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 2 cases of Robbery.

    2

  • Arson

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 1 cases of Arson.

    1

  • Other crimes against the person

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

    1

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow there were 1 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Broadmeadow

    1 in 28

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 28

  • 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

  • Broadmeadow

    1 in 7

    In 2022 in Broadmeadow your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 7

  • 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 Broadmeadow rank in crime?

Broadmeadow suburb is ranked 67/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Broadmeadow a safe suburb?

Broadmeadow suburb is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Broadmeadow?

The top crime types in Broadmeadow are Theft, Transport regulation offences, Assault and related offences.

What is the most reported crime in Broadmeadow?

172 Theft cases were reported in Broadmeadow in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Broadmeadow?

Crime in Broadmeadow has decreased by 51.42% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Broadmeadow in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Broadmeadow 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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