Crime & safety in your area

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

Offence Rate Per 100,000 Population

2.5%
8,611
8,825

Latest news

Offending behaviour of young people revealed in new Crime Statistics Agency research

20 July 2017

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released two 'In Fact' papers on youth offending in Victoria, entitled: Co-offending among young Victorian offenders in 2016; and Are more first-time young offenders being recorded for serious crimes than in the past?

Key Figures: Year ending 31 March 2017

15 June 2017

The number of offences recorded by police in the year to 31 March 2017 was 543,391. This is up 4% from 522,677 offences recorded in the same period last year.

Latest crime statistics show the number of family incidents stabilising

15 June 2017

The Crime Statistics Agency has today released its recorded crime statistics for Victoria for the year ending 31 March 2017.