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Crime rate in Chittaway Bay, NSW, Australia, 2261

Suburb in Central Coast (NSW)

Crime Rank: 12/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    1,987

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    1.12 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    77

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    38.75

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    16

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

  • Property Crimes

    19

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    8.05

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    9.56

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    77.7%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    49.06%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 15 cases of Deception.

    15

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 12 cases of Assault and related offences.

    12

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 11 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    11

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 11 cases of Theft.

    11

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 9 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    9

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 6 cases of Property damage.

    6

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 4 cases of Sexual offences.

    4

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 4 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    4

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 2 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    2

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 2 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    2

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay there were 1 cases of Drug use and possession.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Chittaway Bay

    1 in 124

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 124

  • 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

  • Chittaway Bay

    1 in 105

    In 2022 in Chittaway Bay your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 105

  • 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 Chittaway Bay rank in crime?

Chittaway Bay suburb is ranked 12/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Chittaway Bay a safe suburb?

Chittaway Bay suburb is a relatively safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Chittaway Bay?

The top crime types in Chittaway Bay are Deception, Assault and related offences, Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

What is the most reported crime in Chittaway Bay?

15 Deception cases were reported in Chittaway Bay in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Chittaway Bay?

Crime in Chittaway Bay has decreased by 12.5% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Chittaway Bay in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Chittaway Bay 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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