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Crime rate in Dora Creek, NSW, Australia, 2264

Suburb in Lake Macquarie

Crime Rank: 13/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    1,739

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    10.26 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    132

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    75.91

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    17

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

  • Property Crimes

    15

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    9.78

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    8.63

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    81.42%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    47.35%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 61 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    61

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 13 cases of Assault and related offences.

    13

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 12 cases of Deception.

    12

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 12 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    12

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 9 cases of Property damage.

    9

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 6 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    6

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 6 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    6

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 4 cases of Sexual offences.

    4

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 3 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    3

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 3 cases of Theft.

    3

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 1 cases of Drug use and possession.

    1

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 1 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    1

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Dora Creek there were 1 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Dora Creek

    1 in 102

    In 2022 in Dora Creek your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 102

  • 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

  • Dora Creek

    1 in 116

    In 2022 in Dora Creek your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 116

  • 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 Dora Creek rank in crime?

Dora Creek suburb is ranked 13/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Dora Creek a safe suburb?

Dora Creek suburb is a relatively safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Dora Creek?

The top crime types in Dora Creek are Transport regulation offences, Assault and related offences, Deception.

What is the most reported crime in Dora Creek?

61 Transport regulation offences cases were reported in Dora Creek in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Dora Creek?

Crime in Dora Creek has decreased by 22.35% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Dora Creek in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Dora Creek 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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