Crime & safety in your area

Explore the statistics available for different types of crime in Victoria by time and area in our interactive map.

Latest news

New CSA research finds chronic offenders responsible for large proportion of crime in Victoria

19 April 2018

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released an 'In Fact' research paper on reoffending in Victoria, entitled "Characteristics of chronic offenders in Victoria".

Key figures: Year ending 31 December 2017

15 March 2018

The number of criminal incidents recorded by police in the year to 31 December 2017 was 380,066. This is down 9.6% from 420,219 incidents recorded in the same period last year.

Spotlight: Assault and related offences

15 March 2018

Latest statistics released by the Crime Statistics Agency show that recorded criminal incidents and offences have remained steady for Assault and related offences across Victoria over the 12 months to December 2017.