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Crime Statistics for Western Australia 2007/2008

Perth is located within the area of Central Metropolitan Police District.
The charts below show the comparison of crime statistics between Central Metropolitan Police District and Western Australia within the period of June 2008.

Display Perth(6000) crime statistic in graphic chart format.

No.Crime CategoryCentral Metropolitan Police District's rate per 100,000 population in 2007/2008Average rate in WA per 100,000 population in 2007/2008
1.Offences/Person
a. Murder00
b. Attempted Murder00
c. Manslaughter00
d. Aggravated Sexual Assault710
e. Non-Aggrav Sexual Assault45
f. Aggravated Assault4524
g. Non-Aggravated Assault6854
h. Threatening Behaviour5119
i. Deprivation/Liberty11
j. Aggravated Robbery (Firearm)11
k. Aggravated Robbery (other)145
l. Non-Aggravated Robbery43
2.Property Offences
a. Burglary (Dwelling)107108
b. Burglary (Non-Dwelling)6347
c. Steal Motor Vehicle3831
d. Theft742347
e. Receiving/Illegal Use1911
f. Fraud9442
g. Arson44
h. Property Damage215178
3.Other Offences
a. Breach of Restraint2123
b. Drugs(Traffic)78
c. Drugs(Possess)8862

Notes:

  1. The above crime rates are based on figures from June 2008 which were obtained from The Western Australia Police - Annual crime statistics 2007-2008 (Revised Oct 2008). Copyright is reserved to the Crown in the State of Western Australia.
  2. The above figures are derived based on rate of 100,000 population, calculated using estimated resident population figures as at 30 June 2007 obtained from the Australian Bureau of Statistics 3218.0 Regional Population Growth, Australia - Table 5. Estimated Resident Population, Local Government Areas, Western Australia.
  3. The crime statistics provided on this website are preliminary and subject to revision.
  4. Offence classifications may alter between periods due to changes in legislation or administrative recording practices. Accordingly, time series may be broken.
  5. Crime statistics are provided for selected offences reported to, or becoming known to police and resulting in the submission of an offence/incident report in WA Police systems. The statistics exclude offences against public order, such as disorderly conduct and offences against the Firearms Act 1973, Liquor Licensing Act 1988 and a number of other offences against the statute laws of this State and the Commonwealth.
  6. The number of offences recorded in a period is determined by the date the offences were reported, not the date the offence was committed.
  7. ‘Steal motor vehicle’ excludes attempts to steal a motor vehicle, damaging or tampering/ interfering with a motor vehicle, or the theft of motor vehicle parts or the contents of a motor vehicle.