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Crime rate in Burwood (NSW), NSW, Australia, 2134

Suburb in Burwood

Crime Rank: 19/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    18,224

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    2.45 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    1,970

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    108.10

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    192

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

  • Property Crimes

    763

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    10.54

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    41.87

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    82.69%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    85.25%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 573 cases of Theft.

    573

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 305 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    305

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 239 cases of Deception.

    239

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 151 cases of Assault and related offences.

    151

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 114 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    114

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 111 cases of Property damage.

    111

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 76 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    76

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 75 cases of Drug use and possession.

    75

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 67 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    67

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 54 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    54

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 36 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    36

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 34 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    34

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 31 cases of Sexual offences.

    31

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 29 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    29

  • Other drug offences

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 20 cases of Other drug offences.

    20

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 20 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    20

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 14 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    14

  • Robbery

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 9 cases of Robbery.

    9

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 5 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    5

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 3 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    3

  • Arson

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 3 cases of Arson.

    3

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) there were 1 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Burwood (NSW)

    1 in 95

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 95

  • 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

  • Burwood (NSW)

    1 in 24

    In 2022 in Burwood (NSW) your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 24

  • 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 Burwood (NSW) rank in crime?

Burwood (NSW) suburb is ranked 19/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Burwood (NSW) a safe suburb?

Burwood (NSW) suburb is moderately safe. Crime exists and may impact some people.

What are the main crime problems in Burwood (NSW)?

The top crime types in Burwood (NSW) are Theft, Justice procedures offences, Deception.

What is the most reported crime in Burwood (NSW)?

573 Theft cases were reported in Burwood (NSW) in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Burwood (NSW)?

Crime in Burwood (NSW) has increased by 7.83% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Burwood (NSW) in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Burwood (NSW) 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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